Best Of Londonist: 17 March 2018

Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.

Inside the Factory That Makes Chocolate Digestives

Come with us, and you'll be in a world of pure imagination.


We Think We've Found London's Prettiest Cafe

Flower walls, dainty pastries, Lucky Charm lattes...


You'll Want to Play With This Historic Thames Panorama for Hours

History fans - this is staggering...


If You Haven't Tried MSG Fries Yet, Isn't It Time You Did?

This Stoke Newington nightspot is doing something amazing with potatoes


Live in East London? See How Close London's First Zeppelin Raid Came to Your Front Door

Houses, pubs and warehouses were struck from the skies


Looks Like Big Changes Are Coming to Oxford Street by the End of This Year

Would you rather walk on a traffic-free Oxford Street, or ride Crossrail beneath it?


The London Pub From a Nursery Rhyme

Up and down the City Road...


This Balham Pub Is Hosting Naked Speed Dating... Would You Go?

How many opportunities do you get to take your kecks off in a pub, without getting barred?


Visit the Hospital Where the 'Elephant Man' Lived and Died

Have you been to this little-known museum?


What's Worse? The Death of Thousands or Cycle Superhighways

Luftwaffe... the Blitz... Hitler... They're all interchangeable for users of this idiotic phrase.


We're All Excited for Crossrail, Check Out the Art That Comes With It

A free exhibition to whet the appetite.


The Tube's Tiles Are Lovely, Aren't They? Name These Ones

11 stations. How many can you get right?


We Love Stumbling Across This Street Artist - How Many Works Have You Spotted?

The latest 'new Banksy'.


Michael Caine Leads Us Through His Swinging London of the 1960s

Michael Caine: loves skyscrapers, hates pie and mash


Crucified Stormtrooper Removed From London Church

Just an average Tuesday afternoon in London.


Is This a New Banksy in Shoreditch?

Spotted this yet?


Calling All Dinosaur Fans! Dinosaurs in the World Has Come to London

Know a budding dinosaur fan? They'll love this


Ever Flown From City Airport? Here Are the Bits You Didn't See

What really happens to your bags?


Small Children Will Find Heaven in the Science Museum's Basement

Giant lego and splashy fun.


Love Films? You'll Love the Cinema Museum in Kennington

Unfortunately it's under threat.


Royal Vauxhall Tavern


Celebrate French Gastronomy This March in Some of Your Favourite London Restaurants

Let's eat French.


Got a Taste for the Finer Things? This Gold Cafe Is One for You

Talk about the Midas touch.


This Victorian Whisky Tasting Experience Will Transport You to Remotest Scotland and Back

Proper Scotch.


Where in London Can You Find a Medieval Barn With Moat and Museum?

Maps. Oh the maps!


Buggy Baby Is a Piece of Dark and Heartbreaking Theatre

Two fifths of the cast play bunny rabbits.


It's All a Load of Crepes at This Fabulous French Restaurant

Crepes and galettes.


Dogging in Deutschland: The Dog Beneath the Skin at Jermyn Street Theatre

Like nothing else you’ll see in London at the moment.


Theatre Review: Summer and Smoke at Almeida Theatre

Tennessee Williams at his most poetic.


Classic Film Brief Encounter Comes to the Stage

A pity they couldn’t have intercut some of the actual David Lean film.


Colourful Costumes and Tribal Drumming Make for Hamlet as You've Never Seen It Before

Shakespeare's play, with a new, pulsating vibrancy.


Theatre Review: After the Ball, Upstairs at the Gatehouse

A play which tries to pack too much in.


Mustard: A Good Roast, Which Could Do With a Touch More Zing

Although the Mustard Gin Marys are great.


Theatre Review: A Humble Boy With Big Ideas About the World

Astrophysics meets family drama.