Welcome To The Luxury Restaurant Guide – We Are Now Live!

It has been an amazing journey and we would like to thank our members for your support and enthusiasm as we transition to this next phase in our development. Our beautiful new site is now live at www.luxuryrestaurantguide.com and features an advanced search facility and enhanced functionality along with stunning new visuals. Supporting the site…

Read More

The Experts View – The Shape of Things To Come For Wine Glasses by Riedel Crystal

We published a fascinating post last week by our friends at the Frapin Cognac Estate and one of the most surprising insights we learnt about Cognac was that a classic Champagne flute was considered an excellent glass to enjoy it from. This sent us into curiosity mode about why the taste experience of certain beverages was enhanced…

Read More

Design Restaurants gets a facelift

Brand New Product News: We have just over a month to go before the finest online showcase of luxury restaurants launches.  Keep your eyes pinned as we unveil our reworked and pioneering new website and app hitting your screens from 11th May 2015. ____ * Enhanced online booking functionality using real time availability * Ability to online waitlist for…

Read More

The Ivy Chelsea Garden makes its mark

Suiting the trend towards a more relaxed laid-back dining style, Caprice Holdings opened The Ivy Chelsea Garden last night on the site of the old Henry J Beans on the Kings Road, Chelsea. In the last 12 months the iconic Grade II listed building, which sits approximately midway down the Kings Road, has been sensitively…

Read More

Restaurant Review – The Estate Grill at Great Fosters Hotel, Egham

Team DR were in the enviable position last week of trying out the new spring menu in the Estate Grill at Great Fosters as guests of its’ charming General Manager, Richard Young. The Estate Grill is currently going from strength to strength. Using outstanding ingredients, many grown on the Great Fosters estate and freshly picked,…

Read More

The Ivy Sale at Sotheby’s – in aid of Child Bereavement UK

      On Wednesday 25th March, Sotheby’s will host an auction that celebrates The Ivy’s intimate relationship with the art world, offering a chance to explore the artistic traditions and fascinating cultural history of one of London’s favourite restaurants.With proceeds from the auction benefitting Child Bereavement UK, The Ivy Sale is a unique opportunity to…

Read More

Spotlight on – Historic Sussex Hotels and the Flavours of Sussex

Flavours of Sussex – the importance of food provenance to Historic Sussex Hotels Provenance, sustainability, the environment and ethical food are high on the agenda at privately owned Historic Sussex Hotels – a collection of three very distinctive luxury hotels set in some of the most beautiful locations in West Sussex. Each hotel is unique in…

Read More

Best Festive and Christmas Menu Offers for Members – Part Three

Yes folks part three!! This is the series that just keeps giving and we have decided to add part three as we continue to receive delicious Christmas menus from prestigious venues where members can use their cards . With the selection below you are truly spoilt!   1. Cliveden House Hotel, Taplow, Berkshire World famous, Cliveden…

Read More

Best Festive and Christmas Menu Offers For Members – Part One

The lead up to Christmas Eve is almost as good as the holiday itself and is a perfect time to socialise with friends and work colleagues. It’s also the time when restaurants produce some delicious festive menus which are a fraction of the cost of dining out on Christmas Day.  Here we publish a selection of December menus at…

Read More