All news articles for January 2024

Gaia Greek restaurant London

Latest opening: Gaia

By Joe Lutrario

High-profile Dubai-based restaurateur Evgeny Kuzin has brought his glam Greek restaurant format to Mayfair.

What does 2024 have in store for restaurants and pubs

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What does 2024 have in store?

By Restaurant

In partnership with leading wine company Boutinot, Restaurant gathered 10 operators together for a discussion about the challenges and opportunities for the year ahead.

Friday five: the week's top restaurant stories

Friday five: the week's top restaurant stories

By James McAllister

This week's top news stories include details on the Fallow trio's new London restaurant, BrewDog dropping its commitment to the Real Living Wage, and Wahaca returning to the expansion trail.

Wetherspoon partners with Haven holiday park operator

Wetherspoon partners with Haven

By Finn Scott-Delany

Holiday park operator Haven has announced an exclusive agreement with JD Wetherspoon to open pubs at its locations.

Warwickshire-based bar and restaurant group Beer and Coffee to open The Lost Pug in Northend

Beer & Coffee Company to open The Lost Pug

By Restaurant

The Warwickshire-based bar and restaurant group behind venues including pubs The Royal Pug, The Fat Pug, and The Black Pug in Warwick, and The Lazy Pug in Shipston is continuing to expand with plans for a new Pug venue.

Phill Morgan sommelier at Soho Italian restaurant Bocca di Lupo

Uncorked: Phill Morgan

By Joe Lutrario

The head of wine at Soho stalwart Bocca di Lupo on exploding magnums of Cristal, Montalcino-based producer Gorelli and how he respects anyone that can 'turn grape juice into a broad smile'.

Paulo De Tarso leaves LSL Capital

Paulo De Tarso leaves LSL Capital

By Joe Lutrario

Paulo De Tarso has left his role of head of hospitality at Mayfair-based restaurant operator LSL Capital after three months.

Alexander Thiel executive chef at D&D London's German Gymnasium restaurant discusses his career

Flash-grilled: Alexander Thiel

By James McAllister

The executive chef at D&D London's German Gymnasium restaurant in King's Cross on eating 'real' döner kebabs, why he prefers Saturday Kitchen to MasterChef, and his dream dinner party guests.

11 food, drink and restaurant trends for 2024

11 food, drink and restaurant trends for 2024

By Restaurant

What will the next 12 months bring for the restaurant sector? No one really knows, but we’ve had a stab at making some predictions anyway. Here’s what we think 2024 has in store.

Gordon Stott to close Hampshire gastropub The Purefoy Arms

Gordon Stott to close The Purefoy Arms

By James McAllister

Gordon Stott has announced that he will permanently close his Hampshire gastropub The Purefoy Arms later this month as a result of ‘unexpected happenings’.

Alley Cats Pizza New York-style pizza restaurant in London's Marylebone

Latest opening: Alley Cats Pizza

By Joe Lutrario

Marylebone has welcomed a compact, high-quality pizzeria that pays homage to the by-the-slice joints of New York.

The latest low and non alcoholic drinks launches for January

Liquid assets: January 2024

By Restaurant

As dry January grips the nation, here's a round up the latest low and non alcoholic drinks launches to hit the market.

Pergola Paddington to close

Pergola Paddington to close

By James McAllister

Pergola Paddington has announced it will be permanently closing its doors later this month.

What deals are restaurant offering in January 2024

The Lowdown: Restaurant January sales

By Joe Lutrario

The January sales are not just for the retail sector, with restaurants getting in on the act as the battle for customers intensifies.

Friday five: the week's top restaurant stories

Friday five: the week's top restaurant stories

By James McAllister

The first week of 2024 was tough for the sector with several high-profile restaurants closing their doors amid insurmountable cost pressures, and data showing a decline in consumer spend.

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