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Pret a Diner at Café Royal

Calling all foodies! As of next week, the culinary creatives behind Pret a Diner are to stage a brand new pop-up residency at The Club at Café Royal set within the iconic Regent Street hotel. Café Royal’s Executive Chef, Andrew Turner will team up with two New York based chefs Patti Jackson (behind Michelin star restaurant, Delaware and Hudson in Brooklyn) and West Village resident Ryan Tate who netted himself a Michelin star within six months of opening his Le Restaurant venue. The trio will create a selection of sharing snacks followed by one course from each chef while the […]

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Polo season at M Restaurants

If you love it then you’ll know that polo season is almost upon us and with it the quintessential fixture in our summer calendar, Chestertons Polo in the Park, three days of chukkas, cocktails and fingers-crossed, sun.. If you don’t know that much about it, then now is your time to learn with a little help from M Restaurants as this year they are the official partners. And to celebrate they are transforming their bar into the Chukka Lounge complete with polo mallets, saddles, a turfed floor and they’ll be screening classic polo matches which you can watch whilst sipping […]

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Mamma Anna’s Cookery Class

When it comes to cooking my approach is find a recipe and stick with it until I become bored and need to find a new one – currently courgetti features heavily, my talent (debatable) lies in baking. So when I was asked to join a cookery class at Mamma Anna’s in West Kensington I of course said yes, ready to learn new recipes, ready to become the next Nigella. Just down from West Kensington station, Mamma Anna’s is a wonderful little deli which also offers private dining, cooking classes and soon takeaway coffee. Run by Anna and her children Fabrizio […]

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Open until 22nd November 2019

Thanksgiving is a time for giving thanks, and for those who will not get the chance to return home to USA for 28th November and celebrate with family and friends, Gillray’s Steakhouse has prepared a special Thanksgiving offering for you to enjoy in London.

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Mamma Anna’s Cookery Class

When it comes to cooking my approach is find a recipe and stick with it until I become bored and need to find a new one – currently courgetti features heavily, my talent (debatable) lies in baking. So when I was asked to join a cookery class at Mamma Anna’s in West Kensington I of course said yes, ready to learn new recipes, ready to become the next Nigella. Just down from West Kensington station, Mamma Anna’s is a wonderful little deli which also offers private dining, cooking classes and soon takeaway coffee. Run by Anna and her children Fabrizio […]

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Lyric Bar & Grill from Peyton & Byrne

Gallery go-to Peyton and Byrne has been busy. This week it has just added Lyric Bar & Grill to its extremely cultural portfolio which takes in eateries at The Royal Academy, The Wallace Collection, The National Gallery, The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew and The ICA. The new venue concept is street food inspired and the menu features dishes such as Beer fed Dexter beef topside with watercress and Blackened fillet of sea bass with chilli pickle served on freshly baked pita bread plus fresh salads such as Asparagus with giant couscous, mange tout and hazelnuts. We can also expect a […]

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Library presents Edible Stories

Edible Stories has enabled all our childhood and culinary dreams  to come true at once. Take your imagination to tea and dine with your favourite childhood literary characters at private members club LIBRARY and if you are not a member don’t fear! The event is available to non members for the month long pop-up, starting on the 17th April. Each week poses a different theme starting sweetly with Charlie and The Chocolate factory, in the middle there’s Phantom of the Opera and Les Miserables and the month ends with Matilda. Watch the plot enfold before your eyes and in your mouth […]

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Mabel’s: New to Covent Garden

New to Maiden Lane is Mabel’s an all –day dining, drinking and dancing venue. Sat just over the road from the Porterhouse, the first thing to say about Mabel’s that for Covent Garden where restaurants and bars vying for space and attention is that not only is it understated but it’s also pretty darn big. A simple black and white exterior gives way to a bar, restaurant, and a further downstairs bar that becomes a club on Thursdays through to Saturday.  Walls which are various colours are adorned with mirrors,  Victorian –esque images, bookcases and a chandelier hangs from the […]

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Mabel’s: New to Covent Garden

New to Maiden Lane is Mabel’s an all –day dining, drinking and dancing venue. Sat just over the road from the Porterhouse, the first thing to say about Mabel’s that for Covent Garden where restaurants and bars vying for space and attention is that not only is it understated but it’s also pretty darn big. A simple black and white exterior gives way to a bar, restaurant, and a further downstairs bar that becomes a club on Thursdays through to Saturday.  Walls which are various colours are adorned with mirrors,  Victorian –esque images, bookcases and a chandelier hangs from the […]

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Top Hat Is Top Of The Pop Ups

Top Hat Catering have whipped up some edible delights and are popping (I mean cooking) their way to the top. They have given themselves a makeover and want to celebrate their brand new look with a Pop Up dining event at the Top Hat kitchen. The top chefs have cooked for the U.S ambassador but don’t shy away from intimate events like small family weddings. So, yes, this delectable food is available for you! To kick of the show Top Hat are introducing Pork Belly lollipops with a brambly apple sauce and pork crackling. The main event includes the delectable […]

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Gordon Ramsay opens Maze Grill

Gordon Ramsay is going from strength to strength as his restaurant group opens its 14th UK restaurant with the launch of maze Grill, a vibrant 55-cover restaurant inspired by the grillrooms of Manhattan. The venue will offer the concept’s signature rare breed steaks (which vary in price from £28 to £130) fish and poultry from the grill like Grilled Loch Duarte Salmon with celeriac remoulade & French beans plus a selection of small plates and salads. Sushi fans can rejoice at the extensive selection of sushi and sashimi available like Spicy tuna tartare with chilli garlic, spring onions and wonton […]

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5 of the Best Mobile Bars

If you’re planning a party outside of a bar and still want to serve up the best cocktails, but don’t really trust your own mixology skills, then the perfect solution is to a hire a mobile bar. Whether you want to set up shop (well bar) in a marquee, a field, beach or your own home these guys will make sure the drinks are flowing and more often than not tailor them to your event.  From botanical bars to cocktails served out of a Land Rover Defender, here are five of the best mobile bars you can hire to make […]

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Bruno Loubet to open Grain Store Unleashed at The Zetter

One door closes and another one opens so the saying goes…  The Easter Bank Holiday saw the last day of service for Bistrot Bruno Loubet in Clerkenwell’s Zetter Hotel but all is not lost. As of next Monday, Loubet will open Grain Store Unleashed – an exciting new pop-up venture in the same location. The new concept shares the same DNA as The Grain Store with its international flavours and veggie focus, however, dishes promise to be even more adventurous and experimental with menus pushing the boundaries set by the King’s Cross favourite. So what can we expect? Well, just to whet your appetite, […]

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