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There’s a rule when it comes to looking for authentic ethnic eateries – go where the locals go. Sichuan Dining Room is one of those places.
Whether it be for a hard session on the books or the booze, Rue Bebelons has been providing a sanctuary for students, city workers and travellers alike for over 10 years.
Many a soul has been lured down Beaney Lane by the sexy beats and the thrum of conversation emanating from Spice Market, a Far Eastern drinking den born of the minds behind Momo Restaurant. Ease your posterior into the plush furnishings and sip on a Turkish delight martini for your first authentic experience.
Some city bars cram themselves full of artefacts and art to appear grand or elegant. Comme, by comparison, is effortless. Large windows, marble trimmings, soft, butter-coloured leather and green drapes and carpet lend the wine room an air of sophistication.
The Carlton is wild: garish colours, ornate wooden booths, a palm-fronded smoking area, a stuffed ostrich and huge giraffe. The nostalgic but absurdly modern design feels like a boudoir – soft, debauched and spectacular.