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An Evening At Franco’s

We took advantage of the recent gorgeous weather and chose to spend an evening enjoying the Italian cuisine at Franco’s, Jermyn Street.We were greeted with a champagne cocktail, and took a seat amongst the romantic chic décor. The relaxed atmosphere spilled through the open doors...

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The Handbook Reviews the Menu Deluxe at Harrods

Harrods have given the Midas touch to their menu with the introduction of the Menu Deluxe. Using the most luxurious and premium ingredients, the menu which is spread across eight of the restaurants on three floors, is everything you would expect from a menu designed by Harrods pulling out all the...

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The Handbook Reviews the Menu Deluxe at Harrods

Harrods have given the Midas touch to their menu with the introduction of the Menu Deluxe. Using the most luxurious and premium ingredients, the menu which is spread across eight of the restaurants on three floors, is everything you would expect from a menu designed by Harrods pulling out all the...

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Restaurants, Pubs & Food

The Hutch Club at Quaglino’s

This summer Quaglino’s launches “the Hutch club”, a glamorous pop up cocktail and Jazz bar as a tribute to the restaurant's righteous and indulgent reputation.  The venue opened its doors in 1929 by the flamboyant host, Giovani Quaglino and to play to homage to this...

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Brunch at Aurelia

Last weekend The Handbook headed over to Aurelia on Cork Street for a spot of brunch, as part of their new Bellini brunches with live music.With it being one of the hottest days so far, Aurelia was luckily light, airy and most importantly cool, the colour scheme being off whites and neutral...

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Brunch at Aurelia

Last weekend The Handbook headed over to Aurelia on Cork Street for a spot of brunch, as part of their new Bellini brunches with live music.With it being one of the hottest days so far, Aurelia was luckily light, airy and most importantly cool, the colour scheme being off whites and neutral...

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Epic SANA Algarve: Restaurants

A couple of weeks ago The Handbook told you all about Epic SANA, the new 5* hotel in the Algarve, and whilst we mentioned the food, it only seems fair that we delve a little further into the wonderful Portuguese cuisine.  With three bars and two restaurants in the hotel there is plenty of...

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Obikà, a taste of Italy in South Kensington

Last Friday, The Handbook took the rare opportunity to enjoy the last of the sunshine with a window table at Obikà mozzarella bar in South Kensington to indulge in some cheese… alot of cheese.The restaurant is painted in black but it the large open windows and the staff who were...

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Cocktails at The Rivoli Bar

The weather was stifling, the day had finished and the weekend was almost in sight, the perfect reason for a cocktail. So The Handbook headed to The Rivoli Bar at The Ritz. A glorious gem of a bar giving a nod to the art deco era, think dark woods, gold leaf and Lalique glass. You would be...

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Cocktails at The Rivoli Bar

The weather was stifling, the day had finished and the weekend was almost in sight, the perfect reason for a cocktail. So The Handbook headed to The Rivoli Bar at The Ritz. A glorious gem of a bar giving a nod to the art deco era, think dark woods, gold leaf and Lalique glass. You would be...

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