Back in the 80’s something beautiful happened, something that would change our Friday nights for ever, something that would ensure that when we wanted a legal way to perk up on a night out we could, something that would end the dilemma of caffeine or alcohol on a night out…the espresso martini was created. That’s a lot of responsibility for one drink. Something beautiful is happening in 2018, Belvedere vodka is opening Café Belvedere as part of LFW, a pop-up that is running from Thursday 15th February until Sunday 18th February. They’ll be previewing the new Belvedere Espress, the fastest […]
With so many amazing venues in London it’s sometimes hard to fit them all in. We have complied our guide to some of the best 24 hour venues, so whether you find yourself wandering the streets at 4am in search of a preventative hangover measure or leave work at a depressing hour, we think we have the answer. Hippodrome Casino What: Cocktails and Blackjack Why: Casinos are never really places you plan your night around but when you find yourself wandering the streets of Soho at 3am you will be pleased that your night can continue in Hippodrome Casino, […]
What: The Coal Shed; dedicated to cooking the finest meat and seafood… over fire. New: The restaurant itself is well established, but the menu we were sampling is part of the restaurant’s new series of chef collaborations. Throughout the year the restaurant will be opening its kitchen to an array of celebrated chefs. On the night of our visit we were at the mercy (and supreme talents) of Michael Bremner, owner and Head Chef at the award winning 64 Degrees in Brighton. Where: On the bank of the river Thames and in the heart of The City of London and […]
When was the last time you went out dancing? Or went out to a club? Chances are it was a while ago, unless you’ve wanted to relive your uni days and have ended up in a certain carpeted club in Clapham… go ahead, no judgement here. There’s no denying that the club scene in London has been declining over the last few years and the next to go is Proud after seventeen glorious years at Camden Stables Market location. Starting in the hey-day of clubs, the 90s, Proud became synonymous with Camden when CEO Alex Proud opened his first art […]
Feel the power! The Cinnamon Club’s superstar chef Vivek Singh is opening yet another restaurant, this time at Battersea Power Station. Adding to his stable of five wildly successful Cinnamon themed eateries (The Cinnamon Club, Cinnamon Kitchen, Cinnamon Soho, Cinnamon Bazaar and Cinnamon Kitchen Oxford) the chef will be taking a railway arch of his own at the Grade II-listed site and will be bringing his cinnamon-y magic to the iconic structure. Expect a sleek and urban feel inside, in keeping with the whole regenerated site, channelling industrial minimalism. Not so the menu, which will be a medley of Singh’s […]
Bounce Put your mates before dates, at Bounce’s sixth anti-valentine’s day party (although it is in association with Bumble…). There’ll be unlimited ping pong and wonderball, love police patrolling the area and you can take your anger out on the latest match to ghost you, by smashing apart giant love piñatas. www.bouncepingpong.com The Alfred Tennyson This year it’s The Year of the Woman, so all the more reason to celebrate Galentine’s Day and our sisters rather than any misters. As part of their craft series, The Alfred Tennyson is hosting a night with Jar & Fern the terrarium specialists where […]
I’ve got a soft spot for Annabel’s, after all I had my stag party there and, from what I’ve been able to piece together, it was jolly fine too. Perfectly decadent, reassuringly exclusive and packed full of wonderful people, Annabel’s was the quintessential nightclub. Old Annabel’s was always, and is, a magnet for magnates, brimming with fascinating people; a place where Royals rubbed metaphoric shoulders with financiers, politicians got drunk with crooks and film stars wafted their Hollywood magic. But, like a little too many of their members, the club needed a facelift. And so it has spent the last […]
Official: it’s the coldest week of the year! But on the upside, the weekend is coming and there are plenty of reasons to fight the urge to stay snuggled up and warm at home, not least a a kebab competition and a bottomless brunch! So throw on some thermals and get out there!
James Bond, certainly had a way with the ladies, his success rate was pretty good. And as for the Bond girls they’re quite possibly the most glamourous (fictional) women around. This Valentine’s Day, The London Cabaret Club are encouraging you to unleash your inner Bond girl and channel your super spy skills as they host the ultimate romantic experience with their Love Never Dies show, an evening of entertainment, music, cocktails and food. Start the evening with a cocktail before watching spy-worthy stunts and sensuous choreography as some of James Bond’s most memorable love stories are performed to songs from […]
What: Want to woo your boo with the most romantic of meals: the afternoon tea? For what is more seductive than eating dainty sandwiches and miniature cakes? Royal Lancaster London has you covered with their new Valentine’s afternoon tea. New? The Royal Valentine’s Afternoon Tea will be available from 7-20th February 2018. Where? Royal Lancaster London, Lancaster Terrace W2 2TY www.royallancaster.com On the menu: Enjoy a plate of savoury options to yourself that include wild mushroom and truffle Arancini balls and sesame seeded choux buns filled with blushing tomato and fragrant basil. Some afternoon teas only serve one sweet option so […]
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