W1 Archive

  • Having earned rave reviews with his contemporary interpretation of authentic Indian food at Cinnamon Club and Cinnamon Kitchen, chef Vivek Singh’s third restaurant has been conceived to move the goalposts […]

    Cinnamon Soho, W1

    Having earned rave reviews with his contemporary interpretation of authentic Indian food at Cinnamon Club and Cinnamon Kitchen, chef Vivek Singh’s third restaurant has been conceived to move the goalposts […]

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  • Housed in an elegant Georgian town-house and styled with colonial French-Vietnamese inspired furnishings, Bam-Bou’s unique offering has seen it firmly establish itself as a favourite amongst the glut of restaurants […]

    Bam-Bou, W1

    Housed in an elegant Georgian town-house and styled with colonial French-Vietnamese inspired furnishings, Bam-Bou’s unique offering has seen it firmly establish itself as a favourite amongst the glut of restaurants […]

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  • The credit crunch was meant to spell doom and annihilation for our restaurants; people would no longer have any money to dine out and we would apparently be resigned to […]

    Bistro du Vin, W1 & EC1

    The credit crunch was meant to spell doom and annihilation for our restaurants; people would no longer have any money to dine out and we would apparently be resigned to […]

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  • Despite its residence in The Langham, one of London’s most prestigious hotels, and having one of the city’s most elegant and beautifully designed dining rooms, The Landau has never really […]

    Roux at The Landau, W1

    Despite its residence in The Langham, one of London’s most prestigious hotels, and having one of the city’s most elegant and beautifully designed dining rooms, The Landau has never really […]

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  • Opened by legendary restaurateur Alan Yau in 2001, the original Hakkasan has gone on to be one of the most fashionable and successful restaurant brands in the world.  However, perhaps […]

    Hakkasan Mayfair, W1

    Opened by legendary restaurateur Alan Yau in 2001, the original Hakkasan has gone on to be one of the most fashionable and successful restaurant brands in the world.  However, perhaps […]

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  • Whilst a dining experience is ultimately about food, restaurateurs often overlook the fact that the service and hospitality side of things can be the making or breaking of a successful […]

    Tempo, W1

    Whilst a dining experience is ultimately about food, restaurateurs often overlook the fact that the service and hospitality side of things can be the making or breaking of a successful […]

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  • Do you remember the last time you visited a London restaurant where you didn’t need sunglasses to help you see through the dazzling décor and a trip to Selfridges to […]

    Bellamy’s, W1

    Do you remember the last time you visited a London restaurant where you didn’t need sunglasses to help you see through the dazzling décor and a trip to Selfridges to […]

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  • Vibrant restaurant and bar el cantara has opened to bring a Spanish/Moroccan influenced dining experience to the heart of Soho.  With a surfeit of European, Oriental and Indian restaurants in […]

    el cantara, W1

    Vibrant restaurant and bar el cantara has opened to bring a Spanish/Moroccan influenced dining experience to the heart of Soho.  With a surfeit of European, Oriental and Indian restaurants in […]

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  • Elysée has been snuggled away in Fitzrovia since 1936, firmly establishing it as London’s oldest Greek restaurant.  Following a 12 month refurbishment program, the restaurant and bar has seen one […]

    Elysee, W1

    Elysée has been snuggled away in Fitzrovia since 1936, firmly establishing it as London’s oldest Greek restaurant.  Following a 12 month refurbishment program, the restaurant and bar has seen one […]

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  • Having taken inspiration from the ‘pizza al taglio’ (cut pizza) which is sold throughout Italy, Melito uses carefully sourced ingredients and traditional cooking techniques to offer simple, affordable and tasty […]

    Melito, W1

    Having taken inspiration from the ‘pizza al taglio’ (cut pizza) which is sold throughout Italy, Melito uses carefully sourced ingredients and traditional cooking techniques to offer simple, affordable and tasty […]

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