Hans’ Bar & Grill

What we know: New restaurant Hans’ Bar & Grill restaurant comes from the team behind Chewton Glen, Clivenden, Lygon Arms and 11 Cagodan Gardens. The restaurant will be located just off Chelsea’s Sloane Square, featuring a seasonal menu of British produce by Head Chef Adam England.    
Where: 164 Pavilion Road, London, UK
When: June 1st
Website: www.hansbarandgrill.com


What we know:   The trio behind Caravan restaurants are too tempting for their own good, with their fifth restaurant set to open in Fitzrovia in July. Undeniably one for the foodies, the restaurant will see an adorning of new dishes to their ‘food-well-travelled’ menu, inclusive of flavoursome dishes of purple kale with rye berries and lemon, and brunch favourites coconut chia pudding and maple oat granola. For those ‘grab and go-ers’ amongst you, you’ll be delighted to learn that Caravan will additionally be expanding their takeout offerings with ‘Caravan-To-Go’. The team will add more of the existing all day and breakfast menus in ‘To-Go’ form, such as healthy, grain and plant led salads, breakfast and lunch bowls. Not one’s to shy away from the creative, the drinks list sees the introduction of charcoal lemonade, coffee kombucha and seasonal probiotic sodas. The restaurant will be located in the space that once homed BBC Radio 1 and will see the creation of a basement ‘record room’.
Where: Fitzrovia, London, UK
When: July
Website: www.caravanrestaurants.co.uk

Home Grown

What we know: Home Grown is a private new members’ club inviting high growth entrepreneurs, investors, industry leaders and business innovators to join the community. Home Grown follows Home House, a club that opened 20 years ago and has since blended luxury with strong business aesthetic. Home Grown will be located across four Grade II-listed five storey Georgian townhouses, and will open in January 2019.    
Where: 44 Great Cumberland Place, London, UK
When: January 1st 2019
Website: www.homegrownclub.co.uk

Robert de Niro’s The Wellington

What we know: Robert De Niro is opening his first London hotel: The Wellington in Covent Garden. Not much is known at this stag (it’s expected to open in 2019) but plans show 83 bedrooms, 2 restaurants, a members club, deli/cafe and spa and swimming pool.
Where: Covent Garden
When: January 2019
Website: www.coventgarden.london/wellington