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Trattoria Franzino Brixton Polpo
December 8, 2016, No comments

By Nikki Griffiths Trattoria Franzino has just signed a three-month extension to its residency inside Pop Brixton’s flexible restaurant space, designed to offer new starters a chance to establish and […]

Boom Shack restaurant cocktail

Brixton Reviews: Boom Shack

December 6, 2016, No comments

The creator of Boom Burger, the Jamaican-style burger joint in Portobello Road, has opened Boom Shack on Brixton Station Road. Ify Uchegbu reviews. Ph ...

Xavier de Sousa performs in POST at the Ovalhouse Theatre

Ovalhouse theatre play explores national identify

November 28, 2016, No comments

Former Brixton resident Xavier de Sousa’s solo performance POST comes to Ovalhouse Theatre from tomorrow Wednesday (30 Nov – 3 Dec). The ...


Brixton Reviews: Brixtarnia

November 25, 2016, No comments

Words and pictures from our food/arts correspondent Mark Muldoon Brixtarnia is the new winter garden the Brixton masses weren’t exactly screaming ou ...

  • Knife Brixton
    Brixton Reviews: Knife
    November 24, 2016, No comments

    By Nick Buglione Acre Lane leading into Clapham Park Road has always been mostly marooned between the twin citadels of Brixton and Clapham. I literally and metaphorically live equidistant between […]

  • Fox Bar Brixton
    Brixton Reviews: Fox Bar and Chicken Shop
    November 10, 2016, Comments Off on Brixton Reviews: Fox Bar and Chicken Shop

    Our food and arts correspondent Mark Muldoon reports back with words and pictures from the latest local opening from the Soho House group in Brixton. Although by now we’re getting […]

  • Interview with My Feral Heart star Will Rastall
    November 2, 2016, Comments Off on Interview with My Feral Heart star Will Rastall

    My Feral Heart is coming to Brixton’s Ritzy as an independent release. Lilly Blanchard talked to Will Rastall, Brixton resident and British Independent Film Awards nominee, about the film Covering […]

  • Benedict Cumberbatch in Doctor Strange
    Ritzy Round Up November
    November 1, 2016, 1 Comment

    Hopefully refreshed after the London Film Festival, you can head back to the cinema for some quality viewing arriving this month, says Nicola Jones. New Marvel duo might be fun […]

  • Chicken Tikka Malai Booma Brixton
    Brixton Reviews: Booma
    September 30, 2016, Comments Off on Brixton Reviews: Booma

    By Nikki Griffiths Fridays. They’re made for relaxing and unwinding, sharing tales of the week with friends and celebrating successes with a well earned drink. And what goes best with […]

  • Seafood Spaghetti Etta's Seafood Kitchen
    Brixton Reviews: Etta’s Seafood Kitchen
    August 30, 2016, Comments Off on Brixton Reviews: Etta’s Seafood Kitchen

    By Nikki Griffiths Everything’s changing. I realise, having only made the move from Bradford to Brixton four years ago, that I don’t have full rights to comment on the long-term […]