Former Bacchus chef Nuno Mendes has opened Viajante - meaning traveller in Portuguese - at the Town Hall Hotel & Apartments development in Bethnal Green. It serves tasting menus of six, nine and 12 courses and a three-course lunch menu priced at £25.
Opened 15 April
Owner Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
Head chef Nuno Mendes
Manager Jeff Stuit
Designer Rare Architects
Capacity 40, plus 12 private dining
Menu Modern European - dishes include charred sea bass and green apple, black olive and crispy ponzu; cold crab dumpling and fake shark's fin soup; and aged beef and vegetable ashes, cauliflower and burnt bread jus.
Average spend £50
Address Patriot Square, London E2 9NF
Telephone 020 7871 0461