Steven Edwards Wins Masterchef: The Professionals 2013

We are thrilled to announce that Steven Edwards, Head Chef of Camellia restaurant at South Lodge Hotel, has been crowned MasterChef Professional Champion 2013! Throughout all six weeks of the competition, Steven has displayed exceptional skill and flair as agreed by judges Michel Roux Jr. and Monica Galetti who commented “He’s cooked faultlessly; it was…

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The full list of 2013 – 2014 Michelin star restaurants in the UK

PLEASE NOTE THIS LIST HAS NOW BEEN SUPERSEDED BY THE 2015- 2016 PUBLICATION – LINK HERE Congratulations to Michelin on the latest publication.  Many of these restaurants provide exclusive dining offers and add value privileges to subscribing Design Restaurants Club members – examples: Save on average £38 on two people dining at Alan Ducasse at The Dorchester (3…

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The full list of 2012 – 2013 Michelin star restaurants in the UK

**2014 List published now – click here to view the latest Michelin Restaurants in the UK ** The majority of these Michelin restaurants provide exclusive dining offers and add value privileges to subscribing Design Restaurants Club members, now the most preeminent gourmet club for high end restaurants – just £90 (inc) for 12 months.  See www.designrestaurants.com for further information…

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The Full List of 2014 AA Rosette awarded restaurants in the UK

The 2014 UK restaurants holding 3 and above AA Rosettes are listed below. Highlighted restaurants are detailed on the luxury restaurant site http://www.designrestaurants.com with a majority providing exclusive offers for subscribing club members. Now the most preeminent gourmet club, membership is £90 (inc) for 12 months and we are offering readers of this blog an additional…

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The full list of 2014 Michelin star restaurants in the UK

Also see: The full list of 2015 Michelin star restaurants in the UK Many of these leading restaurants provide exclusive dining offers and add value privileges to subscribing Design Restaurants Club members – examples: Save on average £38 on two people dining at Alan Ducasse at The Dorchester (3 Michelin stars) Receive complimentary glass of champagne…

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2013 Restaurant & Bar Design Award Winners

The fifth annual Restaurant and Bar Design Awards were held last week at London’s Farmiloe Building. Totally independent, the UK and International Restaurant & Bar Design Awards receives entries from the UK and world’s top architects, designers and hospitality operators. Judges consist of the most influential personalities and have included the editors of Wallpaper and Frame…

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Good Food Guide 2014 Top 50 Restaurants in the UK

The Good Food Guide published its 2014 edition on 3rd September 2013 and the No. 1 spot is taken by Simon Rogan’s Cumbrian restaurant L’Enclume for the very first time. Elizabeth Carter, Consultant Editor of the Good Food Guide, explains what makes L’Enclume so special: ‘After achieving the top score in last year’s Guide, Rogan and his…

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Which City is the Haute Cuisine Capital of the World?

In the past this question would probably have elicted a quite confident response of Paris, France. Although for a century and a half the word ‘fine dining’ would have conjured up an image of french cuisine, it appears the country that invented the haute culinary profession no longer wears the crown for dining excellence. Spain…

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Sunday Times Top 100 Restaurants in Britain 2012

Also see The Sunday Times Food List 2013 – 2014 for the latest awards: https://designrestaurants.wordpress.com/2013/11/03/sunday-times-top-100-restaurants-in-britain-2013-2014/ The Sunday Times Food List 2012 is the publications bi-annual guide to the finest 200 restaurants in Britain in its 28th October 2012 edition. The list represents the view of the food loving general public instead of the usual anonymous…

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The National Restaurant Awards 2012

Highlighted restaurants are detailed on Design Restaurants with many providing exclusive club member privileges. See www.designrestaurants.com for details or download the complete guide to luxury fine dining in the UK on your   or  FREE today. To become a Club Member, view www.designrestaurants.com or call +44 (0) 1276 850581. The National Restaurant Awards Top 100 Restaurants in the UK The Ledbury…

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