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Nobu Unplugged

One of London’s most iconic and fashionable restaurants is launching a new music programme this weekend with special performances from top Djs and a MOBO nominee. After last year’s successful fundraising event, the popular restaurant, Nobu, is hosting a weekend of music and live sets for new and upcoming artists. The likes of Bluey Robinson and Nina Nesbitt have both played at Nobu’s Unplugged before, both of whom ended up signing with a record label as a result of performing at Nobu. The weekend will start with a bang as Parisian DJ Thomas Lesnier aka Second Guesser will perform on […]

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The Cube by Electrolex

The Cube by Electrolex's residency atop London's Royal Festival Hall has been extended until 31st December 2012. The Cube provides a unique dining experience designed to celebrate our professional proficiency featuring the expertise of some of the most exciting chefs in the UK. This exclusive opportunity for just 18 guests provides the fabulous backdrop of the River Thames, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament alongside intimate viewing of some of Britain's top chefs at work.   www.electrolux.co.uk/Cube/London

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Krug Institute of Happiness

The Krug Institute of Happiness is a bespoke dining experience pop-up designed to create a multi-sensory journey identifying the various means, actions and memories we call upon in the search of happiness. The journey starts in chauffeured transportation taking you to 85 Swaines Lane, the perfect destination to ensure the most extraordinary experience.  The menu has been created by Michelin starred chef Nuno Mendes, designed meticulously to compliment the complexities of the wine to create an enjoyable experience for each guest. www.kruginstituteofhappiness.com/experience

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Gail’s Kitchen

Gail’s Kitchen, the first restaurant from the team behind GAIL’s artisan bakeries in Bloomsbury, opens this Wednesday. Artisan bread has always been at the heart of Gail’s bakeries and the menu, primarily made up of sharing plates, is inspired by the baker and the oven. The bread oven itself will sit at the heart of the restaurant while an open kitchen will allow guests to watch the chefs prepare dishes. Breakfast will include French toast with caramelized apples and maple butter; Cornbread with fried eggs and tomato salsa, and Minute steak with poached egg, potato cakes and hollandaise. The lunch […]

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Roti Chai Supper Club

Indian Street Kitchen Roti Chai is pushing the boundaries of Indian cooking and cuisine again, with their new weekly supper club held in the Dining Room. Owner Rohit, founded Roti Chai based on his memories of eating street food as a child and the supper club continues with this inspiration in a relaxed and affordable way.  Each week will have a bespoke theme and a bespoke menu, allowing the kitchen to indulge in their creative side.  Take for example the Masala Mac evening which will take the all American macaroni cheese and give it a unique Indian spin, or the Indian […]

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Sanderson Mad Hatter Teas

Sanderson have teamed up with Shoreditch design collective Luna and Curious to create a truly unique afternoon tea: Mad Hatter's Afternoon Tea. Served daily, the afternoon tea has a magical, carnival theme, the menu is served in amongst the pages of a vintage book, napkins are wrapped in a riddle and sugar comes in a little musical box which plays 'Somewhere over the rainbow'. The crockery used is equally quirky and is illustrated with eccentric patterns of kings, queens, zebras and carousels. The tea is equally delightful and fun, sandwiches are made using homemade bread such as smoked Cumbrian ham […]

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A Seafood Celebration Dinner

Bentley's Oyster Bar & Grill are thrilled to be hosting a seafood celebration in collaboration with Laithwaites Wine. The acclaimed seafood eatery will be serving an expertly selected four course meal including a selection of 'hot rocks', including Richard's signature Rockefeller oysters followed by pan-roasted scallops, seared seabass and then a gorgeous rosehip soup to finish the culinary journey.  Ian Dunn, Laithwaite's Wine's Events Manager and host of the evening will select five exceptional and differing wines to compliment the four course menu.  Bentley's is renowned for its wonderful atmosphere, the evening is guaranteed to be both educational and entertaining. […]

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Baroque ‘n’ Roll with Marina & the Diamonds and Hasan Hejazi

Baroque Mayfair's music series continued apace last night with an exclusive Hoxton Gin sponsored showcase by Marina and the Diamonds – featuring six songs from her album Electra Heart, including chart topper Primadonna and culminating in new single debut How to be a Heartbreaker. But Baroque wasn’t just a dramatic backdrop for the set. Marina’s best friend and celebrity favourite fashion designer Hasan Hejazi (Jessie J, Kylie Minogue, Leona Lewis) also designed three dresses for her to wear at the event – and all were inspired by the venue. Said Hejazi: “Baroque is all about over the top luxurious gorgeous […]

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The Zetter Townhouse

The Good Hotel Guide’s London Hotel of The Year 2012, World's Best New Cocktail Bar at the World Cocktail Awards in New Orleans and Best Place to Drink in the recent Observer Food Monthly Awards. Yes, 2012 has been a great year for The Zetter Townhouse. Located just across the cobbles of St John’s Square from the original Zetter Hotel, the 13 bedroom Georgian townhouse and cocktail lounge is dubbed the private home of the hotel’s eccentric aunt. With interiors by Russell Sage, each room is completely unique, featuring bold heritage shades and eclectic antique pieces. There are two spectacular […]

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YO! Sushi Christmas Tree Box

Tired of turkey? Bored of Brussels sprouts?  YO! Sushi have the answer, their limited edition, Christmas tree – inspired box, doesn’t contain a hint of roast potatoes, parsnips or bread sauce. Instead the 21 sushi ‘baubles’ include YO! Sushi favourites such as cucumber maki, tuna nigiri and the signature YO! roll. Perfect for two or three, if you are looking for a healthier option this Christmas, this Japanese alternative is it.  www.yosushi.com/

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Michelin-starred Wild Honey unveils its new decor

Wild Honey, the celebrated Mayfair restaurant, has recently undertaken a fabulous refurbishment to present stunning new decor. The restaurant is part of the acclaimed group owned by legendary Michelin-starred Chef-Patron Anthony Demetre and front house Manager Will Smith, renowned for offering beautiful, simple food at affordable prices.  Swedish designer Martin Brudnizki, commended for his exquisite restaurant and retail architecture and design, has transformed the interior of Wild Honey.The design evokes an elegant, classic feel apt for the mood and setting of the Mayfair restaurant.  www.wildhoneyrestaurant.co.uk

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Atherton strikes again

We hear that Gordon Ramsay alumnus, super chef Jason Atherton of Pollen Street fame has just taken possession of a site on Poland Street,  where he plans to open a new restaurant with a bar called The Social Eating House, in partnership with his long standing head chef Paul Hood. The premises, which is located at 58-59 Poland Street, comprises of ground, first and mezzanine floors and was brokered by Dean Gambles of commercial property agents Coleman Dean, who also acquired the site for Jason's flagship restaurant Pollen Street Social, which opened in April 2011. Says Atherton, "I am really […]

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