london: bobo social restaurant opening

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there's no sign of let up on london's carnivorous front as the proliferation of burger joints continue. there's something fresh about bobo social, less of the pile-it-high, slather-it-on concoctions, these are well crafted patties with a little something extra. positioned as an experimental burger club, the kitchen folk set to work every monday devising their next carnivorous composition. recent weeks have seen zoo favourites like antelope, zebra and camel on the menu cooked over different woods, from silverbirch to maple. these are then artfully placed inside an angel-light buttermilk bun before being branded with a capital b.

side-kicked with truffle salted sweet potato fries or chocolate drizzled bacon and you have a real flavour mashing combo. despite the exotic meats on the table, the cocktail menu is decidedly english with lavender bombs and black basil cosmos. switching the canine for the sweet tooth, the freshly potted desserts are superlative with chocolate mouse doused in a salted caramel puddle and thick sweet and tangy lemon cheesecake. like the moniker suggests bobo [a.k.a. bourgeois-bohemian] social bridges either side of shabby-chic and semi-formal. less of a hangout spot, this is definitely a place to book in a catch up over dinner with pals. location: 95 charlotte street [holborn].

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