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35 Great Marlborough Street, Soho, London W1F 7JE
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Weekdays: 8am-10pm; Sat: 9.30am-10pm; Sun: 10am-6pm

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LeonIt's a hard life at the Londontown towers. We throw our all into finding our readers the finest - nay, the best, that London has to offer, and...well, we get hungry. The trouble is we find it hard to cram in a healthy, tasty lunch. We're swamped in McDonald's and Pret a Manger, but we want something different...something good. It seems like our prayers have been answered by the little god-of-London-lunches by the excellent Leon restaurant situated at the far end of Carnaby street.

Inside it looks a little like a fast food joint and it is. The food is served in shoots, like McDonald's, so there's hardly any waiting, and it's neatly wrapped for consumption on the move. The difference comes when you open the box, rather than greasy burgers you get grilled chicken wraps, slathered in aioli; spicey, succulent kebabs spiked with chilli; Moroccan meatballs, scented faintly with cumin and served in a thick tomato ragu. Believe me readers, it tastes good. Of course, there's so much more than meat, including plenty of veggie options too, like the extra-healthy (and rather tasty) salads made with Super Foods (broccoli, rocket, sprouts etc). All the food at Leon's is seasonal, well-sourced and, where possible, local. It's not totally organic, but it's all free-range, which means you get well-flavoured food that tastes like it should.

This is the kind of restaurant that London needs. Healthy, tasty food served quickly. Whether its a full meal you're after, or just a juice (ginger and carrot comes highly recommended) this place will put a smile on your face. And don't forget, it's open in the evening too with an excellent selection of wine. Enjoy this place Londoners, it's going to be huge. Very highly recommended.

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The Courthouse Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £141† 29% off
19 - 21 Great Marlborough Street, W1F | 1 minute from Leon
A swimming pool, spa, fitness room and a range of meeting rooms have been sympathetically accommodated within this historic 5-star Soho hotel. A Grade II listed ... More
No 5 Maddox Street London
London > Apartment > Apartment † from £167† 24% off
5 Maddox Street, W1S | 2 minutes from Leon
Edgy, urban and very hip, these distinguished apartments are a shopper's seventh heaven. Located near Regents Street, Maddox Street is a stylish sanctuary of tranquility offering ... More
The Nadler Soho Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £83† 30% off
10 Carlisle Street, W1D | 4 minutes from Leon
Promising 'the bill you pay at check-out is what you thought you'd pay when you checked in', the Nadler Hotels specialise in stylish, affordable accommodation. The ... More
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London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
34 Great Marlborough Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Leon
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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
27 Great Marlborough Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Leon
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
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Speakeasy Espresso & Brew Bar
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
3 Lowndes Court, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Leon
The Speakeasy Espresso & Brew Bar is the second venture from the guys who brought us the Deptartment of Coffee and Social Affairs in Leather Lane. ... More
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45 Great Marlborough Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Leon
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Antidote Wine Bar and Dining Room
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
12 A Newburgh Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Leon
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Masala Zone Soho
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
9 Marshall Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Leon
One of seven Indian restaurants in central London, Masala Zone offers a wide range of Indian food and friendly service. Since it first ... More
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London > Entertainment > Theatres
8 Argyll Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Leon
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Regent Street Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
309 Regent Street, Marylebone, London W1B | 5 minutes from Leon
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1 Soho Square, Soho, London W1D | 5 minutes from Leon
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16-18 Ramillies Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Leon
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147 Wardour Street, W1F | 4 minutes from Leon
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20 John Princes Street, Marylebone, London W1G | 4 minutes from Leon
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London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
30-32 Fouberts Place, Carnaby Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Leon
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32 Carnaby Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Leon
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22a Fouberts Place, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Leon
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Unit 2.4-2.6 Kingly Court, Soho, London W1B5PW | 2 minutes from Leon
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33 Great Pulteney Street, Soho, London W1F | 4 minutes from Leon
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77a Wells Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 4 minutes from Leon
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77a Wells Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 4 minutes from Leon
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London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
12a Newburgh Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Leon
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The Cocktail Trading Company Development Bar and Table
London > Nightlife > Bars
22 Great Marlborough High Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from Leon
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aqua spirit
London > Nightlife > Bars
5th Floor, 240 Regent Street (entrance 30 Argyll Street), 240 Regent Street, (entrance at 30 Argyll, Soho, London W1B | 2 minutes from Leon
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50 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 5 minutes from Leon
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68 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D | 6 minutes from Leon
This stylish private house in Soho is suitable for photo shoots, meetings, press events, filming and for a limited range of social events such as dinners ... More
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Burlington House, Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J | 6 minutes from Leon
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