16-Oct-2014 - Plans have been submitted for a Soho House development on Brighton seafront, incorporating Dirty Burger, Chicken Shop and Pizza East restaurants and a private members club.
15-Oct-2014 - Details have been released for Michelin-starred chef Atul Kochhar’s new Indian restaurant Sindhu, which will open at the Macdonald Compleat Angler Hotel in Marlow.
15-Oct-2014 - Cabbages & Condoms –the restaurant chain offering Thai food and sexual health advice – will open its second UK restaurant in Cheltenham next month.
15-Oct-2014 - The UK’s first gluten-free and paleo restaurant Pure Taste will open in West London after securing the site of the former El Pirata Deptapas on Westbourne Grove.
14-Oct-2014 - The hospitality industry needs to change its recruitment and staff retention strategy in order to reduce turnover, which currently costs the sector £2.7m a year.
14-Oct-2014 - The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) has overhauled its fishery certification standards to offer better protection to marine life and workers, with benefits for restaurants looking to source sustainable fish.
14-Oct-2014 - Speaking to BigHospitality at The Restaurant Show, Adam Bennett, who is representing the UK in the Bocuse d'Or 2015 and recently won his first Michelin Star as chef director of The Cross, spoke about how he prepares for high-profile competition, and British cuisine's status on the world food scene.
14-Oct-2014 - Two UK sommeliers have made it through to the semi-final of the 2014 Sake Sommelier of the Year competition
14-Oct-2014 - Hospitality and tourism is outperforming other industries in terms of customer satisfaction and experience, according to the latest analysis.
13-Oct-2014 - Restaurateur Stephen Hutton will open a fourth Middletons Steakhouse & Grill restaurant in Colchester at the end of this month, with further expansion imminent.
13-Oct-2014 - Health experts have called for tough new pressures on fast food outlets and restaurant chains to tackle the obesity epidemic in the UK.
13-Oct-2014 - The Welsh government wants to force restaurants to print a statement encouraging consumers to find out their food hygiene rating on all takeaway and catering menus.
13-Oct-2014 - The Doyle Collection will reopen its 108 Bar & Grill restaurant in Marylebone on 3 November after a complete renovation.
13-Oct-2014 - German hotdog brand Herman ze German has opened its third site in London’s Fitzrovia.
10-Oct-2014 - Michael Lecouteur, executive chef of Mews of Mayfair, recently told BigHospitality the secrets behind the restaurant’s Salt Baked Chicken.
10-Oct-2014 - Restaurateur Des McDonald will open new Alpine-style restaurant Le Chalet on the rooftop of Selfridges from 22 October until late February.
10-Oct-2014 - Michelin-starred chef Martin Wishart will open his second The Honours restaurant at Malmaison Glasgow on 14 November.
09-Oct-2014 - Visiting schools and educating youngsters about cooking could help solve recruitment issues, according to a panel of chefs and industry experts.
09-Oct-2014 - Jason Wright, executive chef of Steak restaurant at Twelve Picardy Place hotel in Edinburgh, has recently opened The Fish Eatery next door and plans to open further restaurants in the next few years.
09-Oct-2014 - In another BigHospitality interview at the Restaurant Show 2014, James Knappett and Sandia Chang, the duo behind Bubbledogs and recently Michelin-starred Kitchen Table, talked about the importance of nurturing staff.
09-Oct-2014 - VisitBritain is on track to deliver its 2015 target of £2bn extra visitor spend, despite a slight 1 per cent increase year to date.
09-Oct-2014 - Details have been released for new steak restaurant M by former Gaucho managing director Martin Williams, which will open next month in the City of London.
09-Oct-2014 - November will see the launch of a new multi-cuisine restaurant brand called FED in Cardiff.
08-Oct-2014 - Colette’s at The Grove head chef Russell Bateman won the Craft guild of Chefs’ National Chef of the Year award last night (7 October) after a heated competition held during the Restaurant Show.
08-Oct-2014 - The Restaurant Show continued yesterday (7 October) at Earls Court. Here are some of the highlights of the day.