Meet the Makers: the Time Out knowledge network

Discover the experts who are shaping the future of our cities and our world

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Meet the Makers, the brilliant, bright and innovative people who are inventing the new city and the new worlds within it. Who are they? They are chefs, artists, musicians, thinkers. They are architects, bartenders, activists, writers. They are filmmakers, party animals, poets, urban planners. They are bright sparks. They are do-ers, entrepreneurs and pioneers. They are the new influencers. They are shaping our future. Hear what they say and learn what they know.

Introducing Time Out’s knowledge network

Food and drink experts
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Food and drink experts

Chefs, mixologists, bartenders and restaurateurs.

Culinary tips from the world’s top chefs

The world’s best chefs share their dining predictions for 2021
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The world’s best chefs share their dining predictions for 2021

The past 300-some days have given us a strange new reality. So, what's next?

18 chefs from around the world share their fast food cravings
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18 chefs from around the world share their fast food cravings

When they’re on the go, these are the fast food favorites that chefs around the world reach for.

18 of the world’s most underrated food cities, according to chefs
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18 of the world’s most underrated food cities, according to chefs

The kind of places that are brimming with phenomenal restaurants, super-fresh seafood and lively night markets.

20 life-changing kitchen tools, according to top chefs
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20 life-changing kitchen tools, according to top chefs

A checklist of must-have gadgets that range from super simple utensils to bigger investment pieces.

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Discover the city with these expert guides

Top chefs select their favourite cornershops in London
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Top chefs select their favourite cornershops in London

Their answers reveal hidden gems on London’s high streets – from sustainability heroes to spots with top fruit and veg.

A principal ballet dancer selects three albums to walk around London to
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A principal ballet dancer selects three albums to walk around London to

Emotive records that will add a dose of big feels to your usual circuits: long songs, short songs, fast songs, slow songs.  

Chef James Cochran shares his favourite Black-owned restaurants in London
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Chef James Cochran shares his favourite Black-owned restaurants in London

From Nigerian tapas to wood-smoked meat, 12:51’s James Cochran picks his favourite places to eat.

A location scout shares his favourite London filming locations
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A location scout shares his favourite London filming locations

Location scouts see London in a way that no-one else does.