49 Frith Street, W1 (hopperslondon.com) If you haven’t managed to get a table at Gymkhana or Trishna, try Hoppers. Created by the same team, it doesn’t take reservations, but because it has a clever queuing system, you won’t have to wait in the rain. Hoppers are a
kind of pancake served with other Sri Lankan and Tamil specialities such
as chicken heart chukka (£4.50).