South Kensington

The second Love's Fresh Pasta will open in South Kensington following the company's recent signing

Love's Fresh Pasta to open restaurant in South Kensington

By Emma Eversham

Love's Fresh Pasta, the restaurant that allows diners to design their own pasta or pizza dishes and order them via iPads or wall-mounted touch screens, has taken on the lease of a site in South Kensington where it plans to open its second restaurant...

Italian restaurant chain Obikà opened its second UK site in South Kensington and has now lined up a third venue in Charlotte Street

Obikà to open two West End restaurants in 2013

By Peter Ruddick

Italian restaurant chain Obikà has acquired a site in Charlotte Street for its third UK restaurant with plans to open a fourth venue, also in the West End, later this year.

The owners of Ilia have sold the Chelsea venue to Italian restaurant chain Obikà Mozzarella Bar

Ilia owner sells Chelsea restaurant to Obikà

By Peter Ruddick

Jessen & Co, the owner of Chelsea's Italian restaurant Ilia, has sold the site to the restaurant chain Obikà Mozzarella Bar blaming rising rent and rates in a small venue for the closure of the high-end establishment.

Top French Chef to Open New London Restaurant

Top French Chef to Open New London Restaurant

By Claire Miller

Michelin starred French chef Jean-Christophe Ansanay-Alex is to open a new restaurant in South Kensington. The 50-cover establishment in South Kensington will offer fine dining with both English and French menus.