Eating Out in Luxury Restaurants is more affordable than ever

Fine dining aficionados are being encouraged to take advantage of the recent economic downturn suffered by the hospitality industry and to join the rapidly expanding fine dining benefits club run by Design Restaurants. The struggles of fine dining restaurants are well documented within the recent recession, and restaurants have been increasingly looking at how to…

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Gourmet Offers and Stays

A new week, and new restaurants on board offering exclusive rates for Design Restaurant cardholders. We are delighted to announce the following inclusions to the DR fold: The Dining Room at Hersham, Surrey The Dining Room in Hersham, Surrey is a quaint British restaurant which no village should be without. Fashioned together from several local cottages…

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Gourmet Offers, Stays and New Restaurants

The weekly roundup of Design Restaurant new offers and restaurants on board, with exclusive rates for DR members. Gourmet Offers Make Afternoons Extra Special This Summer at Pennyhill Park Hotel & Spa in Surrey with complimentary afternoon tea for members Monday – Friday until August 31st. True indulgence! A decadent, homemade afternoon tea for two…

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Gourmet Offers and Stays, and new Restaurants on board

Here’s our round up of this week’s offers and events for gourmet stays and events, with exclusive rates for Design Restaurant cardholders. Gourmet Offers: 1. Dukes Hotel, Tod Dexter Winemakers Dinner, London – Thursday 8th July Sumptuous 4 course dinner with the exclusive Australian winemaker. Cardholders are invited to enjoy a 10% reduction from the ticket price of…

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Chris Evans Broadcasts from Chewton Glen

Chewton Glen hosts a special Ferrari sports car event in aid of Children in Need, part of Chris Evan’s Magnificent Seven’ – a unique Ferrari drive organised by the Radio 2 Broadcaster and his team. Becoming a regular feature at Chewton Glen, Chris is broadcasting his show live there this morning. Chewton Glen is one…

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Gordon Ramsay closes The Devonshire pub

Gordon Ramsay Holdings has closed one of its pubs, The Devonshire in Chiswick, blaming the state of the pub industry for its demise. The Devonshire, one of Gordon’s three pubs, opened in 2007 to fairly bad reviews, and has never lived up to expectations. Gordon Ramsay Holdings said: “The Devonshire pub has not been meeting…

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St John team release details of new West End hotel

The team behind iconic London restaurant St John has unveiled more details of its forthcoming hotel in the West End. Chef Fergus Henderson (pictured) and proprietor Trevor Gulliver have taken over the former Manzi’s restaurant and hotel located off Leicester Square. The duo is completely refurbishing the site and will relaunch it as the St John…

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