Best Of Londonist: Archaeology, Rhymes & Perfect Pizza

Your Sunday morning best-of-Londonist weekly round-up.

Piccadilly Circus at twilight, by Simon Burgess on Flickr

London news

Must-read articles

Best pubs in London

We’re building a new website of the best pubs in London (mostly as voted for by Londonist readers). We still have a few areas to explore, but do take a look through the guide so far, and let us know about any scandalous omissions.

3-D map of Westminster tube station, on Station Master app

Top reviews

  • Geometric South American art at the Royal Academy
  • Smut and debauchery tours open for the summer at Hampton Court Palace
  • Family secrets come to the fore in a neat and intelligent Daytona at Theatre Royal Haymarket
  • Are tattoos art? New exhibition at Somerset House shows off modern tattoo artists
  • Martin Freeman is left stranded in a rather bizarrely staged Richard III
  • Vegetarian restaurant Woodlands disappointed when we visited their Marylebone branch
  • Julius Caesar at The Globe — a timeless tale of PR gone awry

Things to do

Have You Tried …

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This week’s Best of Londonist is sponsored by Wingit.

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