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Arcade Food Theatre to launch at London’s Centre Point
The new development on the ground floor of London’s Centre Point building will open this July offering an extensive choices of eateries.
American rapper Nas to open London restaurant
American rapper Nas is to open a UK branch of his fried chicken and waffle restaurant Sweet Chick in London’s affluent Fitzrovia district this year.
El Pirata celebrates 25th birthday with Back to ’94 Menu
The Spanish restaurant based in Mayfair is marking 25 years this month with a special Back to ’94 menu which sees a selection of dishes return to the prices they were when it first opened in 1994.
National Geographic announces line-up for first food festival
National Geographic Traveller UK has revealed the full line-up of exhibitors and guest speakers for its debut food festival taking place next month at the Business Design Centre in London.
Where Winemakers Dine: Allegra Antinori
Allegra Antinori, co-owner and vice president of Marchesi Antinori in Italy, reveals her favourite place for red Burgundy by the glass and why she believes “the British are some of the most sophisticated people when it comes to wine”.
Gordon Ramsay alumni Stuart Gillies to launch wine bar with kitchen
Stuart Gillies, chef and former CEO of Gordon Ramsay’s restaurant group, will open his debut solo venture in London’s Chislehurst called Bank House Wine Bar and Kitchen.
Q&A: Michael Gilbey, Gilbey’s of Eton and Amersham
Restaurateur and co-owner of restaurant group Gilbey’s, Michael Gilbey, reveals his love of French wine, why he believes in importing directly and how the restaurant trade has changed since Gilbey’s first opened in 1975.
Where winemakers dine: Chester Osborn
The inimitable chief winemaker of d’Arenberg in the McLaren Vale Chester Osborn reveals his fondness for the food and drink offering at the Mandarin Oriental and explains how London has the most diverse wine scene.
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Mazi team to launch second Greek restaurant in London
The duo behind Greek restaurant Mazi, husband and wife Ardrien Carre and Christina Mouratoglou, will open a Greek bistro and cocktail bar in Notting Hill this month called Suzi Tros.
New on Wine List Confidential: Trade
Trade in London’s Soho, a kindly priced members club for those connected to the hospitality industry, was brought into being by two star Master Sommelier operators.