Starboard Atlantic Hotels, a joint venture between Starboard Hotels and real estate firm Union Hanover Securities, has purchased land on the site of the former London 2012 Olympic Park to build an 18-storey hotel complex.
Jamie Barber's Brazilian barbecue restaurant Cabana is calling a strike on discount vouchers this January, offering diners two skewers for the price of one if they hand over discount vouchers from other restaurants.
British restaurant group Bumpkin, which has three restaurants in London, has unveiled a new format for its Westfield Stratford City site, with the development of a new kitchen, bar and grill to appeal to a more time-conscious market.
The British Hospitality Association (BHA) is urging London Mayor Boris Johnson to take part in a PR campaign to help drive more people into London’s restaurants, shops, and theatres following reports that the West End has been like a ghost town since...
The 188-room Holiday Inn and the 162-room Staybridge Suites, both situated in the heart of Westfield Stratford City with access to the Olympic Park, have been put up for sale at a combined guide price of around £60m.
The intense competition for prime city-centre restaurant sites is spreading rapidly into shopping centres across the UK, as landlords, established food concepts and emerging brands are increasingly recognising the potential of such high-footfall locations.
Westfield Stratford City, the £1.45bn retail and leisure development located next to the Olympic Park in east London, opens its doors to customers today with almost 70 food and drink sites ready for operation.