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New London Restaurants Jump 25%, Cost of Eating Out Rises

The number of new restaurants in London jumped by 25 percent from a year earlier to 134 in the past 12 months. Closings were little changed at 74, indicating demand is proving resilient during the economic slowdown.

The research for “Harden’s London Restaurants 2013” shows the average cost of dinner for one in establishments listed in the guide advanced to 46.55 pounds ($73.75) from 45.01 pounds.