The Handbook
By Emily Gray | 16th January 2019

January doesn’t have to be a miserable month. Yes the warm glow of Christmas and December has gone, the whole new year new you is slowly fading and now it seems like an uphill battle until spring, but all is not lost. London’s restaurants are stepping up with some great offers to help you save money and make the most of this month. From 2-4-1 super tech golf to free puddings and unlimited chaat, here are 11 of the best January offers.


Not into cutting out pudding in January? We hear you. Which is why we’re  suggesting you’ll heading down to dine at Bōkan 37 Restaurant where you’ll get a complimentary pudding when you order a main course. Free pudding, that’s how a January should be.

Get Offer: Head to Bōkan before the 31st January 2019 to make the most of the free pudding.

Pergola Paddington and Pergola Olympia

January is going to be anything by dry at Pergola Paddington and Pergola Olympia as they are doubling bar tabs. Yep that’s right, you pre-order and they match you it. Available Wednesday to Friday, day and night, your order just has to be over £30 and can go up to £500. It’s time to get 2019 off to an excellent start.

Get Offer: Get in contact via email (all details are on the website) and pre-order £30-£500 worth of drinks to have your tab doubled. Available Wednesday – Friday until 31st January 2019.
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Flemings, Mayfair

To see you through the cold start to the year, Flemings Mayfair is offering 30% off its afternoon tea, so it’s just £48 for two people. Created by Michelin-awarded Chef Shaun Rankin the tea includes classic sandwiches, homemade scones with plenty of Jersey Chantilly cream and of course the main event, the petit fours. All paired with fine tea from The East India Company.

Get Offer: Book before the 31st January 2019 to receive 30% off afternoon tea.


Stevie Parle’s restaurant, Palatino, is heading into its third year and to get things going they are offering all the subscribers to their newsletter 25% off food every Monday to Thursday throughout January when you order from the new winter a la carte menu. They’re also extending their Monday free corkage deal. Usually reserved only for Italian wines, they are now offering it for all varieties. With Blue Monday coming up, we’ll be cheering ourselves up with Prosecco and pasta.

Get Offer: You just need to subscribe to the newsletter on their website and then mention ‘JANUARY  SALE’ when booking. Runs throughout January 2019, Monday to Thursday.


Rather than hiding under the duvet all month, get up, get your friends together and head to Puttshack. Not only is it going to get the endorphins flowing as you beat your friends at golf (we back you) but you’ll also get 50% off food which includes Korean fried buttermilk chicken burgers, shack fries, smoked pulled lamb pizza and churros. Much better than last night’s takeaway in front of Netflix. If that wasn’t enough they’re also offering 2-4-1 mini golf. Twice as fun, half the price.

Get Offer: 50% off food and 2-4-1 golf is not available on Saturday, check the website for full details. Runs throughout January 2019.


Sure, you indulged over Christmas but there’s still a little space left over for an Italian feast. Channel your inner Bruce Bogtrotter, because with 40% off at Diciannove you’re definitely going to want to make the most of their pastas, pizzas and dishes such as pancetta-wrapped chicken breast with mashed sweet potatoes and sautéed prunes and roasted cod with chickpeas with spinach and n’duja stew.

Get Offer: To receive 40% off quote ‘Mega January’ when booking and order a minimum of two courses. Available throughout January 2019.

Cinnamon Bazaar

Like getting the most for your money? Cinnamon Bazaar is offering unlimited chaat and chai for just £10 so you can eat and drink until your heart’s content (or as much as you can in 90 minutes…). Or if you’re heading there for their Grand Weekend Brunch then you’ll be treated to glass of Champagne to get things going.

Get Offer: Bookings are recommend (direct bookings only). The free glass of Champagne will be served at the Grand Weekend Brunch until 31st January 2019 and  unlimited chaat and chai is available until 31st March 2019.

The Jones Family

January doesn’t have to be a month of diet cut backs and budgeting.  You can still eat more simply than December without feeling like you’re giving up all the best things at the worst time of the year. Both The Jones Family Kitchen and The Jones Family Project are offering two deals: Rump & Rioja and Burgers & Bordeaux. For under £50 you can either order The Ginger Pig’s 500g of 55-day dry-aged English Longhorn rump steak with a sides and a bottle of Rioja to share or two Longhorn Chuck burgers topped with slow cooked oxtail, tomato, lettuce and oxtail stock mayonnaise and chips with a bottle of Bordeaux to share.

Get Offer: Both restaurants offers are available Monday to Saturday (lunch and dinner) at both restaurants throughout the entire month of January 2019. Bookings are essential. or

The Yacht London

Bank balance looking a little low this month? Well The Yacht London is taking care of things, they are offering 50% off food at lunch and dinner throughout January. Tuck into the likes of wild rabbit roulade with crispy chicken skin smoked garlic, toasted hazelnuts and a dark chocolate and chilli reduction; pan seared scallops with spinach, port emulsion and a chorizo and shallot relish and for pudding, the classic winter comforter of sticky toffee pudding with stem ginger ice cream.

Get Offer: To take advantage of the offer quote ‘handbook50’ when booking. Available throughout January 2019

Chinese Cricket Club

Get ready for Chinese New Year with a Chinese feast at Chinese Cricket Club and get a rather nice 40% off fod whilst you’re at it. Available throughout the day you can dine on dum sum platters, slow-braised pork belly, braised beef ribs and wonton soup.

Get Offer: To receive 40% off quote ‘Mega January’ when booking and order a minimum of two courses. Available throughout January 2019.

OXO Tower

OXO Tower is here to cheer us up with with their winter dining. Forget about the fact that it’s cold and miserable and that you wake in the dark and leave work in the dark and for an evening make your way to either the OXO Tower Restaurant or OXO Tower Brasserie where you can enjoy three courses and a cocktail for just £39 or £30 respectively. And it’s not just throughout January, they’ll be serving it right up until the end of February.

Get Offer: Book a table of up to 7 guests for before the 28th February 2019 to get three courses and a cocktail for either £39 or £30.

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