Category Archives: Restaurants

Council to drop licensing restrictions to make way for Westfield

KEN LEE, our Town Hall reporter, on the latest move by the council to make it easier for Westfield to rent out space in its supermall to boozers, bars and places flogging £10 burgers There’s an estimated 17,000 people moving … Continue reading

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Yeha Noha book group turns to Shadow of the Wind

Page Turners, the South Norwood book group, turns it attention to The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón for its next meeting, which will be on September 7. An international best-seller published in 2004, The Shadow of the … Continue reading

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Atlanta barbecue joint to heat up tired old East Croydon pub

The signs are going up outside the old Cricketers pub on Addiscombe Road: “Under New Attitude”. Miss P’s Barbecue, which until now has operated as a pop-up street food venture, has taken over the venue, not far from East Croydon … Continue reading

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Opening night for Crystal Palace pub postponed by a week

The opening of the latest Antic pub, the Walker Briggs on Westow Hill at Crystal Palace, has been postponed by a week. The management issued a notice yesterday stating, “Unfortunately we’ll be unable to open on the advertised date of … Continue reading

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Caribbean restaurant launches CD for International Reggae Day

Turtle Bay, the Caribbean bar and restaurant on Croydon High Street, has created its own reggae CD – Turtle Tracks – which will be released tomorrow, International Reggae Day. The album represents a diverse mix of modern and more established … Continue reading

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The taste of summer on Croydon High Street is Caribbean

BELLA BARTOCK, our culture correspondent, spent an evening with the dishes on Turtle Bay’s new menu, and it tasted fine Summer’s here, and with it has arrived a new menu at what is fast becoming one of Croydon’s favourite restaurants. … Continue reading

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International TableTop Games Day at Project B, Apr 29

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