Category Archives: Restaurant Gossip

2012: Gold for London’s Restaurants?

We awoke to the news on Friday morning that Jeremy King and Chris Corbin, the legendary restaurateurs, had secured the Oriel site on Sloane Square after Lord Cadogan had given them the thumbs up. A week earlier they had announced they … Continue reading

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What is great service?

‘The customer is king until he dethrones himself’ is how Fernando Peire answered a question on whether the customer is ever wrong. An interesting concept from the managing director of The Ivy and now the face of Channel Five’s Restaurant Inspector, … Continue reading

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Fashion on a plate: The best dressed London restaurateurs

Sam and Eddie Hart Sam (36) and Eddie (34) Hart,the brothers behind Barrafina and Quo Vadis in Soho, can  always be seen around Dean Street and Frifth Street dressed in dark tailor-made suits with crisp open collared white shirts as their uniform. Tassled brogues, … Continue reading

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Mrs Henderson presents:The real taste of London

The streets and restaurants in and around Soho were unusually quiet for a warm Saturday in June. One could be forgiven for thinking that there was some big sports game on or they had announced that there was another chance … Continue reading

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5 Restaurants for Father’s Day

Next Sunday 19 June is Father’s day. If you are struggling for inspiration as to what to do for your old man and where to go for Sunday lunch, here are some ideas. The Gluttonous Dad – The Cookbook Cafe, … Continue reading

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Summer Lovin’ : 5 London restaurants for a date

It is officially summer in London, which means any restaurant or bar with outdoor seating instantly becomes one of the hottest tickets in town. Here are five London restaurants that are perfect for a date on a warm summers evening. … Continue reading

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Blog off: Best restaurant loos in London

Although a necessity, a loo can say a lot about a restaurant and can be a feature in itself. Here are my four favourite restaurant loos in London. Sketch It is definitely an experience the first time you check out the lavs … Continue reading

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