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Shrimoyee Chakraborty on bringing Calcutta Street to Brixton

30-Jun-2017 - The Indian-born food blogger turned operator on being taken seriously as a young, female restaurateur

Gonzalo Luzarraga to launch Italian fine dining restaurant in Fulham

29-Jun-2017 - Italian chef Gonzalo Luzarraga, who has won Michelin stars in some of Europe’s top kitchens, is to open a restaurant in Fulham this summer.

Rene Redzepi launches foraging app

29-Jun-2017 - Noma chef Rene Redzepi is on a mission to raise awareness about foraging - starting with the launch of his new app.

Seaview Hotel appoints 24-year-old head chef

29-Jun-2017 - The Seaview Hotel, the only Isle of Wight restaurant to hold a Michelin Bib Gourmand, has appointed Liam Howes as head chef.

Restaurant Eats Out: Shoreditch

29-Jun-2017 - From Nordic barbecue to Himalayan and Peruvian, there is no shortage of eclectic and original restaurants in east London’s Shoreditch. 

Sethi siblings to open second Hoppers in London

28-Jun-2017 - Hoppers, the Sri Lankan restaurant which holds a Michelin Bib Gourmand, is to open a second London site later this year.

Finalists revealed for the 2017 Craft Guild of Chefs' Graduate Awards

28-Jun-2017 - Fifteen young chef finalists have been named in the 2017 Craft Guild of Chefs' Graduate Awards, including chefs from Petrus, Restaurant Gordon Ramsay, and Belmond Le Manoir Aux Quat' Saisons. 

People on the move in hospitality: June 2017

28-Jun-2017 - It's been another busy month in hospitality, we round-up some of the movers and shakers taking on new roles across the country.

Alain Senderens, one of the founders of Nouvelle Cuisine, dies aged 77

27-Jun-2017 - French chef Alain Senderens, often credited as one of the founders of the Nouvelle Cuisine movement, has died at the age of 77.

The AMLR welcomes PM details on post-Brexit EU worker rights

26-Jun-2017 - Details revealed by Prime Minister Theresa May on safeguarding EU workers’ rights after Brexit have been welcomed by the Association of Multiple Licensed Retailers (AMLR).

Tom Sellers to step back from Restaurant Ours at the end of June

26-Jun-2017 - Chef and restaurateur Tom Sellers is to step back from Restaurant Ours, the London restaurant he opened in April 2016.

Entries open for 51st Taittinger Prix Culinaire with Michel Roux Jr

26-Jun-2017 - Entries are now open for the 51st annual Taittinger Prix Culinaire International, with Michel Roux Jr as presidential judge for the third year running, and the UK panel already including Pascal...

Bistro Vadouvan’s Durga Misra on combining French technique with Middle Eastern and Indian cooking

26-Jun-2017 - The Eric Chavot protege on surviving in the suburbs and the joy of creating new dishes

Will Holland named executive chef at The Atlantic Hotel, Jersey

26-Jun-2017 - Chef Will Holland has been appointed executive chef at the Ocean restaurant at The Atlantic Hotel in Jersey, beginning October this year.

Silo chef and Mr Lyan to launch London restaurant Cub

23-Jun-2017 - Doug McMaster, chef-owner at Brighton’s zero-waste restaurant Silo, is teaming up with world champion bartender Mr Lyan to launch his first London project.

Immigration plans address uncertain future of EU workers

23-Jun-2017 - Theresa May’s plan to allow three million EU citizens living in the UK to stay after Brexit has been praised as a ‘positive signal’ for UK restaurants, pubs and hotels....

Chef Will Holland to leave Coast

22-Jun-2017 - Will Holland is to step down as head chef of Coast in Pembrokeshire later this year.

Hospitality criticises ‘disappointing’ Queen’s Speech

22-Jun-2017 - Hospitality trade bodies have given a lukewarm reception to the ‘disappointing’ announcements made in the Queen’s Speech yesterday (21 June).

Frederick Forster is now executive chef at The Don restaurant

21-Jun-2017 - Frederick Forster, former Roux Scholar 2000 and National Chef of the Year 2011, is now executive head chef at The Don restaurant in the City of London.

Applications open for TMRW Project's The Switch

21-Jun-2017 - Applications are now open for The Switch, the nationwide project that sees front-of-house staff swap places of work for up to a week.

Ten finalists revealed for National Chef of the Year 2018

21-Jun-2017 - The ten finalists in the National Chef of the Year 2018 contest have been revealed, and include Ben Champkin, Young National Chef of the Year 2013 and sous chef at...

Seven of eight finalists for Young National Chef of the Year 2018 named

21-Jun-2017 - Seven finalists of the Young National Chef of the Year 2018 competition have been named, after this year’s London and Sheffield heats, with just one more left to be revealed.

New York chef Anthony Falco to team up with Yard Sale Pizza

20-Jun-2017 - The former chef at New York’s legendary Roberta’s pizza restaurant is flying to London for a three week collaboration with Yard Sale Pizza next month.

Steve Drake reveals opening date and top team for Sorrel

20-Jun-2017 - Steve Drake has revealed that the opening of his upcoming restaurant Sorrel has been delayed until September.

Frances Atkins to embark on “new challenge” after sale of The Yorke Arms

20-Jun-2017 - The first female chef in the UK to win a Michelin star says she’s set to embark on a “new challenge” following the news that The Yorke Arms is up...