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.
Theatrical Swiss-inspired fondue concept to launch in London
Heritage will open in Soho this July proffering fondue dips, raclette dishes and an extensive list of Swiss wines.
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.
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.
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.
Lina Stores to open second pasta restaurant in King’s Cross
The brand will be launching a second fresh pasta restaurant in King’s Cross later this year following the success of its debut restaurant on Soho’s Greek Street.
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.
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.
Australia satellite maps all its vineyards
Australia’s entire vineyard area has been comprehensively mapped in the country’s first ‘National Vineyard Scan’ and was found to be 8% bigger than previously thought
Hélène Darroze at The Connaught to close for reburb
The Connaught Hotel’s two Michelin-starred restaurant is to close for two months from this July for an extensive refurbishment.