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Merchant House brings authentic whisky to London

Merchant House brings authentic whisky to London

A hidden bar has opened just off Fleet Street that is set to reclaim Ireland and the Scottish coastline as the true homeland of whiskey. With over 500 whiskies, Merchant House of Fleet Street abandons any preconceived ideas about whiskey, serving up fresh and floral cocktails in a light and contemporary space.

Bang Bang Oriental foodhall opens in London

Bang Bang Oriental foodhall opens in London

The highly anticipated Stiff +Trevillion designed Bang Bang Oriental, London’s biggest Asian foodhall, has opened in North London. The eco-friendly venue brings a pan-Asian culinary experience and cultural entertainment concept to the capital.

Jamie Oliver opens The Diner at Gatwick Airport

Jamie Oliver opens The Diner at Gatwick Airport

Jamie Oliver has visited Gatwick Airport to unveil his new flagship restaurant, The Diner, a homage to great American comfort food, serving up honest home-cooked dishes in a relaxed and vibrant setting.

The Lampery to open in London this September

The Lampery to open in London this September

Launching in early September, The Lampery will be a new all-day dining spot providing good, honest cooking in the heart of historic London. Inspired by a passion for authentic British cuisine and locally-sourced produce, the restaurant and cocktail bar will be located within Apex Hotel City of London on Seething Lane.

Bell appointed head chef at Hotel Indigo York

Bell appointed head chef at Hotel Indigo York

Splendid Hospitality Group has appointed Oliver Bell as head chef for the 101-bedroom Hotel Indigo York. Joining the group with over ten years’ culinary experience, Bell will oversee all food operations in the day to day running of the hotel’s restaurant, No.88 Walmgate.