Best Of Londonist: 4 June 2017

Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.

Where to Rev Your Libido in London

"He stood there wanking as I blowdried my hair"


Best Katsu Curries in London

A new favourite in the capital.


Photos of the Tube in the Sixties

Our favourite pictures of the tube in the sixties, featuring the birth of the Victoria line


Photos: London in 1903

The year of The People Of The Abyss.


Fascinating Photos of London Life in 1984

Were you there?


6 of the Best Relaxing Day Trips in London

Calm down, dear.


Photos of London in the Blitz

Many lives and buildings were lost.


See What London Looked Like in 1960

About time someone invented the whiskey vending machine...


Treat Yourself With a Trip to One of London's Best Patisseries

Skill and execution combine.


Fantastic Photos of the Capital in 1924

The year Liberty department store was built.


London's Best Brunch Burgers and Sandwiches

Burgers, naans, flatbreads and sabich...


In Photos: London in 1937

Which fell first, the man or the novelty?


1960s London in the News

London Bridge is... being deconstructed?


Pros and Cons of a Phone Signal on the Tube

A double edged sword...


Heathrow Airport; From Humble Beginnings to International Terminal

The days before Boeing and Airbus.


Living the 1970s Highlights: Photograph Collection

Punks started the party early outside The Jam and The Clash gig in 1970s London


How to Live Somewhere Posh in One Mispronunciation

Get posh fast.


Where to Take Your Date in Waterloo

Quiet corners and rowdy bars...


Get Wired: London's Best Espresso Martinis

Including one with a chocolate spoon


Video: London Train Experts Answer 10 Questions We Always Wanted to Ask

Because "The Mildly Annoyed Tortoise" is an excellent station name.


The Original Trafalgar Square Was in Chelsea...

No Nelson. No lions.


London's Nightlife Dying? Not if These Venues Have Anything to Do With It

Which venue is "London's worst development opportunity?"


Why Does Britain Use Greenwich Mean Time?

Technically there's 23 seconds between Greenwich and St Paul's


Things You Didn't Know About the Savoy's American Bar

This bar's been going since 1904.


Is London's Art Too Expensive for Young People?

Prohibitive pricing.


Food Review: New Day, New Poké


Review: Bottomless Brunch With Piano on Tap


Alexandra Palace Summer Festival Is Back

A proper al fresco party.


A Fashion Icon Has Landed in Bermondsey

Exhibitions focussed on a single designer can often seem like glorified advertising. Not this one


A Space-Tacular Exhibition Blasts Off at Barbican

A veritable nerdgasm


Anime Fan? Get to King's Cross for This Stunning Exhibition

Fantastical but believable


Dulwich Picture Gallery Celebrates Its 200th Birthday in Style

Another fun museum late to add to the list.


Make June a Month of Art With Our Top Picks

Auguste Rodin to Grayson Perry.


London's Stations Never Looked This Good

Can you guess the stations?


London's Best New Food and Drink Openings in June

New bar klaxon...


Can We Ever Solve London's Air Pollution Problem?

Bigger city, dirtier air.


BFI Southbank's Got an Incredible Dustin Hoffman Season Lined Up

Calling all film buffs...


A Swimming Pool in the Heavens... Not Open to the Public

Can't touch this.


Review: Move Over McDonald's: This Leicester Square Restaurant Is Properly Good


Hey Walthamstow: Vote Now for Your New Mural

Artist Zarah Hussain awaits your instruction.


Google Unveils Plans for King's Cross Groundscraper HQ

Can we move in?


A Plan to Bring Our Canals to Life at Night

Competition winners announced.


A Room With a View - for a £1 Upgrade

Buckingham Palace or Tower Bridge?


Reports of Serious Incident at London Bridge

Van said to have veered off road and struck pedestrians.


The Tower of London Is Looking for a New Beefeater

Accommodation included.


Learn a New Skill From Someone Who's Been a Dab Hand for Decades

Crafty people united


Crossrail Trains Launch Has Been Delayed

Anxious commuters must wait a little longer