Best Of Londonist: 16 February 2020

Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.

How Long Is the City's Crash-Landed Korean House Sticking Around For?

It sticks out like the most glorious sore thumb.


The Tube Map on Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Will Give You a Migraine

"This is hurting my brain."


Camden Town Brewery's Home Is Getting Bigger and Better

Still not really in Camden...


Free and Cheap Events in London This Week: 17-23 February 2020

Excellent events for a fiver or less this week.


Spice Up Your Life With Our Guide to the Best Indian Restaurants in London

From family-run gems to Michelin-starred dining.


Would You Queue for Hours to Get Into These London Restaurants?

And how can you beat them?


This Massive New East London Theatre Will Feature Rainstorms and a Real Airliner

Soldier of Orange comes to London.


The London Eye Is Getting a Pub

Make ours a HIGHball.


The Five Most Exciting Policy Ideas From London's Mayoral Hopefuls

Ideas to change the city?


If This Was Still a Tube Station, You Wouldn't Need to Go on Your Phone or Begrudgingly Pick Up a Copy of the Metro.

A station, reincarnated.


One Last Visit to Elephant and Castle Shopping Centre

"It's a shithole we've turned into a goldmine."


Lewisham Will Be 2021's London Borough of Culture

Croydon follows suit in 2023.


Looking for Top Notch Food and Drink in Hackney Wick? We've Got You Covered

Canals, hipsters and loads of great food and drink.


This Huge Banksy Exhibition Features 80 Artworks - and It's Coming to London in April

Let us spray.


Where to Celebrate Pancake Day in London

Flippin' heck, that crêped up on us.


Serpentine Pavilion 2020 Design Revealed

Johannesburg's Counterspace are this year's designers.


The 10 Types of London Prisoner I Met in HMP Wandsworth

Inside the British prison system.


Just a London Underground Map Translated Into Welsh

An ingenious way to learn the language.


Holi Festival in London: Where and How to Celebrate the Hindu Festival Respectfully

Cultural appreciation, rather than appropriation


This Nifty New Platform Is the Hero You've Been Waiting for This Half Term

Stadium tours, priceless jewels, and a magical underwater world


Gorgeous Flower Festival Belgravia in Bloom to Return for 2020

The first details of this year's flower festival have been revealed...


In Pictures: Tube Stations Then and Now

Comparison shots from the tube.


Maison Bab: Covent Garden's Kings of the Fancy Doner

Kebab of dreams.


Jeff Wayne's War of the Worlds: 25 Rooms of Immersive Theatre (And a VR Hot Air Balloon Ride)

Take a VR ride back to 1898.


Theatre Review: The Visit at National Theatre

Too much of a good thing.


Raj of Islington Is a Mouth Watering Mid-Market Indian Restaurant

A gulabjamun that's fluffy - the way it should be.


Theatre Review: Nora: A Doll's House at Young Vic

Stef Smith takes the heart of Ibsen’s once provocative play and gives it a jump-start.


Treasures of Havering to Go on Show at Museum of London

Discoveries from 900 years before the birth of London.


Seen This Miniature Shard Sculpture in Bermondsey?

Built by the community.


Where to Find the Paddington Bear Statue in Paddington Station

The statue is one of many commemorations of the bear.


Theatre Review: Far Away at Donmar Warehouse

A brief encounter about fear and paranoia. But it makes its mark.


Big Brother Is Watching in the Haystack

How much personal freedom would you give up for the promise of safety?


Musik: The Rock Legend Who Taught Madonna All Her Trix

Frances Barber stars as Billie Trix in the one-woman show.


Steve McQueen's Films Leave Us Confused in the Dark at Tate Modern

Five hours of films makes for a physically and mentally draining exhibition.


Yayoi Kusama's Infinity Rooms Are Coming to Tate Modern

Expect to see plenty of this on your Instagram feed...


Lucy McCormick’s Post Popular Is Exquisite Filth

Wry, hilarious and subversive.


"We Must Strike the Balance Between Allowing Busking and Plaguing People With Noise"

"I can't turn a deaf ear to 1,800 complaints."


Immersive PAW Patrol? A Nickelodeon Adventure Park Has Opened at Lakeside

Parents: "Whoop!". Non-parents: "Sounds like a nightmare".