In restaurant news this week: Dining out in the UK is predicted to fall by over a third in September, London wine bar Top Cuvée gets ready to open a shop, and a MasterChef: The Professionals finalist prepares to open a West African restaurant in October.
Ellis Wines launches campaign to support South Africa
UK importer and distributor Ellis Wines has launched a campaign to support South Africa and the hospitality sector.
Fundraising page set up after South Africa’s Lismore Estate destroyed in fire
The wine industry has vowed to support Samantha O’Keefe, owner and winemaker at South Africa’s Lismore Estate, who lost her winery and home in a fire, believed to be arson, this week.
Kudu to open two new London sites
South African-inspired small plates restaurant Kudu in Peckham is to open two new sites close to the original south London venue in January – a tapas bar and a cocktail bar.