All news articles for September 2020

Maison François new brasserie London

Latest opening: Maison François

By Joe Lutrario

A high-profile new brassiere headed by former Brompton Bar & Grill owner François O’Neill that's a lot more fun than its postcode suggests.

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Flash-grilled: Will Devlin

By Joe Lutrario

The chef owner of The Small Holding in Kildown, Kent, and The Curlew in Bodiam, East Sussex, on dodgy Tripadvisor reviews, tasting menus and avocados.

Restaurants count the cost as 10pm hospitality curfew hits Elizabeth Haigh Jonathan Downey Jackson Boxer

Restaurants count the cost as curfew hits

By James McAllister

Restaurateurs have begun counting the financial cost of the Government’s decision to impose a 10pm operating curfew on hospitality, which came into force in England yesterday (24 September).

Governement 10pm curfew and new rules wearing of face masks in hospitality venues

Friday five: The week's top stories

By BigHospitality

Fresh rulings from Whitehall dominated the headlines this week, with the announcement of a 10pm curfew and new rules governing the wearing of face masks in hospitality venues.

Shaftesbury landlord London West End collects 41% of rents in H1

Shaftesbury collects 41% of rents in H1

By Georgia Cronin

West End pub and restaurant landlord Shaftesbury has said it remains confident in the long-term prospects of its portfolio, despite collecting less than half of its owed rent in the past six months.

Various Eateries begins trading on AIM market London Stock Exchange Hugh Osmond Coppa Club

Various Eateries begins trading on AIM

By James McAllister

Various Eateries, the restaurant group founded by hospitality entrepreneur Hugh Osmond, has entered its first day of trading on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange today (25 September).

Redemption re-opens Covent Garden restaurant Alex Moore Atomex

The Redemption brand gets a second shot

By Joe Lutrario

Atomex - the Alex Moore-headed business that rescued Peruvian restaurants Ceviche and Andina from administration late last year - is to revive Redemption's Covent Garden restaurant.


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