The Royal Horseguards Hotel and One Whitehall Place is a Grade I listed building which has existed for over a century and is, in itself, a piece of British heritage. The 5 star hotel offers breath-taking views across the River Thames and features a chic combination of contemporary with classic. The hotel includes free Wi-Fi, fully refurbished Victorian interior, award-winning dining and Afternoon Tea as well as lavish river-view suites. The Royal Horseguards was the headquarters for the Secret Service throughout World War One. This hotel has an intriguing past and is an interesting and stylish venue. One Whitehall Place, […]
20 Fenchurch Street was beautifully designed by renowned architect Rafael Viñoly. The building spans 37 storeys and rhubarb occupies the top three levels alongside the public space known as Sky Garden, which provides 45,000 sq ft of high level amenity space with 360 degree panoramic views of London. There are a number of event spaces available for private hire at Sky Garden across the three levels, as well as offering two restaurants, two bars and an elegant private dining room. The capacities range from 16 guests to exclusive hire of the entire venue for up to 700 guests. FENCHURCH RESTAURANT […]
The Lighterman is a new pub, dining room and bar on Granary Square, King’s Cross. Offering three floors of all-day dining and drinking, with alfresco seating on both Regent’s Canal and Granary square, plus a wrap-around terrace with views over King’s Cross. The all day modern British menu is overseen by Executive Chef Diego Cardoso, and includes delicious weekend brunch as well as the ever-popular traditional Sunday roast. Their menu majors in expertly sourced meats and seafood from the wood-fired grill, spelt-flour flatbreads and decadent breakfasts. The well-stocked cellar includes draught & bottled beers as well as guest ales & bitters from local breweries.
Set in a large Victorian listed landmark warehouse basement in the heart of Farringdon, The Piano Works is a live music venue, bar and restaurant. The concept involves two live pianists with accompanying musicians who play only songs requested by the audience. Behind The Piano Works is serial restaurateur Alan Lorrimer whose vision is to revive the saloon concerts in pubs that preceded our Victorian Music Halls. ‘Singing is the primary form of our earliest human musical activity. It takes something incredibly intimate and personal, a sound or lyric that begins inside you and is then safely shared with a […]
Nestled on Bruton Place, serving Michelin-starred Japanese cuisine, Umu prides itself on the provenance and integrity of ingredients, which are used to create innovative Kyoto influenced dishes. Executive Chef Yoshinori Ishii is involved in every aspect of the restaurant from flower arranging, to making the ceramic tableware. He maintains regular contact with Cornish and Scottish fishermen to whom he has taught the humane Japanese method ‘ike jime’ of fish preparation to preserve the quality of the fish. Each day Umu flies in fresh produce from Japan to ensure Yoshinori’s exacting standards. Yoshinori Ishii brings over twenty years of cooking experience […]
Where creative London meets corporate London, The Montcalm has breathed new life into the fine fifties features of a mid- century listed building near Liverpool Street station, revealing a distinctive five-star stay in the heart of the City. Bringing classic and cutting edge together in trademark Montcalm style, smart, tech-ready rooms look out over the lawns of Finsbury Square, a pioneering urban spa provides an enclave of calm, and a striking rooftop restaurant and bar spills onto a south-facing terrace with stunning skyline views. With understated style and an eye for originality, The Montcalm Royal London House has become one […]