All news articles for May 2021

Flash-grilled with Yasuda Akinori  head chef at recently-launched sushi restaurant Sumi in Notting Hill Endo Kazutoshi

Flash-grilled: Yasuda Akinori

By James McAllister

The head chef at recently-launched sushi restaurant Sumi in Notting Hill on learning his craft from his father, getting his start in the industry, and his love of the seaside.

Friday Five: the week's top news

Friday Five: the week's top news

By James McAllister

This week's main hospitality news stories include the reopening of indoor trading, more expansion for Gordon Ramsay Restaurants, and the return of the Estrella Damm National Restaurant Awards

Harrods Social Jason Atherton restaurant

Latest opening: Harrods Social

By Joe Lutrario

High profile chef restaurateur Jason Atherton has taken on the former Harrods Brasserie site under a management contract.

Hard Rock Cafe heads to Newcastle

Hard Rock Cafe heads to Newcastle

By James McAllister

Hard Rock Cafe is to open its first outpost in the north-east of England later this month, having secured a site at the Quayside’s historic Guildhall in Newcastle.

Electra plans to demerge TGI Fridays onto FTSE

Electra plans to demerge Fridays onto FTSE

By Georgi Gyton

TGI Fridays’ backer Electra Private Equity has said it plans to list the business on the FTSE Main Market late in the third quarter of this year.

Inside NoMad London hotel and restaurant Covent Garden

Holding court: Inside NoMad London

By Joe Lutrario

Set inside the Covent Garden building that was once home to Bow Street Magistrates Court, NoMad London looks to have been worth the wait.

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