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The Best Food And Drink In London With Design My Night

Finding London's best food and drink. Produced in partnership with Design My Night.

Christabel's Bejewelled Cocktail Masterclass Secret Location N1

Pimp Your Drink and Beat those January Blues.... Our Cocktail Masterclass is a vibrant session of mixing and shaking our renowned 'Flirt' and 'Zinger' cocktails. These will then be transformed into visual masterpieces as you pimp them up with (edible) glitter, sequins, jewels, flowers, vibrant ice cubes and flamboyant stirrers. The cocktails will be complimented by DIY canapes which you construct yourself - creating a perfectly formed 'cockape' (cocktail /canapé) Menu: Glass of Pimped up Prosecco Flirt - rosemary syrup, gin, rose lemonade, lemon & egg white Zinger - elderflower, ginger, lime, mint, vodka, & soda water Canapes Purple Salted Caramel Popcorn   When/Where 6:30 - 8:30pm Secret Location in N1 (Price includes VAT) * this event can be tailored and made bespoke for private parties * ... more

Burns Night at maze Grill Mayfair maze Grill Mayfair

Celebrate Burns Night in the heart of Mayfair at maze Grill, and enjoy the best Scottish produce available across London as we raise a glass to the legendary Scottish bard, Robert Burns. We'll be indulging in the Burns Night festivities all through the week starting on 25 January until 30 January, so bring the whole family and enjoy family-style feasting. The Burns Night menu will feature a succulent, haggis-stuffed Beef Wellington, with neeps and tattie purée and a whiskey cream sauce. For the older members of the family, you can pair the dishes with drams of fine whisky too.... more

Chefs Across Continents - Pop Up The Pill Box Kitchen

Natalie Griffith, Carine Ottou, Dare Oni, and Roni Bandong are four women on a mission: to introduce the people of Great Britain to a whole new world of food – one country at a time.The four met while filming the Channel Four programme 'Kirstie’s Handmade Christmas 2016', which was celebrating cooks who do something a little different at Christmas. Each cooked a Christmas dish from a different country, with the aim of inspiring people who want an alternative to the traditional British approach to Christmas food. In the end, it was the chefs themselves who were inspired and they have decided to celebrate this culinary diversity by organising an event which will help you travel the world through food.Designed around an 8 course tasting menu, you will be taken on a gastronomic journey around the globe, each dish introducing new and delightful ingredients, flavour combinations and techniques. The chefs are cooking their food from 3 different continents: Natalie from Armenia and Iran, Carine... more

Cocktails in the City 2017 One Marylebone

The nation’s leading cocktail event is back in the capital. Sample some of the world’s finest cocktails as 25 of London’s best cocktail bars pop up in in the grandiose One Marylebone, a Grade I listed church located just moments from Regent’s Park for 3 evenings from Thursday 30 March.Participate in tasting tables, blend your own spirits, rub shoulders with the country’s best bartenders and challenge your palate as you sip on signature serves exclusively created for you. If the reviews from the 25,000 cocktail enthusiasts who have attended Cocktails in The City so far are right, this will be an unmissable event!Entry ticket includes one welcome cocktail. ... more

Cocktails in the City Summer Edition 2017 Bedford Square Gardens

The nation’s leading cocktail event returns to London for the ultimate al fresco cocktail weekender. Mixing together twenty-six of the capitals finest bars and served up within the leafy green surroundings of the cities largest private Georgian gardens this is a drinks experience you don't want to miss. Get shoulder to shoulder with some of the worlds finest bartenders as they guide you through a wide array of flavours and textures helping you to discover something new and unexpected. From North to South, East End to West End we have curated a line up of venues to deliver you a true taste of London's diverse drinking experiences and all this within a few short steps, no tubes, no taxis, no buses!We are currently putting together our line up of bars, tasting tables, street food vendors and musicians but for a feel of the Cocktails in the City Experience bars involved in 2016 included:Cocktail Trading Company, Cahoots, London Cocktail Club, The Blind Pig, Loves Company, Reverend JW Simpso... more

Friday Bermondsey Charcuterie, Cheese & Beer Tour Meet inside Marquis of Wellington Pub

Sample the best of British Cheese & Charcuterie paired with the finest craft beer in Bermondsey on this Charcuterie, Cheese & Beer Tour. We're combining our Charcuterie and Cheese Tasting Tour however if you'd prefer just Meat or Cheese - just select the correct ticket type. Vegetarian? - Just choose cheese ticket and all cheese will be severed separately to meat. Your guide will take you down the 'Bermondsey Beer Mile' visiting 4 different brewery taprooms. Depending on the day of your visit you'll sample 4 beers from local brewery taprooms such as Southwark Brewery, Anspach & Hobday, Brew by Numbers, UBREW, Hiver, Fourpure & Partizan. At each stop, a local craft beer will be paired with a tasting of locally sourced meats/cheese from Borough Market along with an informative talk by your guide on brewing in Bermondsey. We'll meet inside the Marquis of Wellington Pub on Druid Street - with a table booked under 'UK Brewery Tours' from 30 mins before your tour starts. Tour lasts appr... more

Historic Pub Tour Chancery Lane Tube Station Corner of Grays Inn Road

Discover London’s oldest drinking establishments as you explore the winding streets and back alleys of the historic city centre. Visit where Dylan Thomas drunkenly misplaced his manuscripts, learn how Victorians fed their gin cravings and stand in the secret alleyways where one of England’s most notorious poets faced a duel. Learn about London’s seedy drink-obsessed past, whilst taking in the splendour of modern day London and sensing the ghosts of yesteryear at some of the city’s top landmarks. This tour promises drama, intrigue and a good glug of history, before you relax in one of Charles Dickens’ regular watering holes with the world’s favourite drink.* *Half a pint is included at the end of the tour Tour meeting point – Chancery Lane Underground Station on corner of Grays Inn Road.... more

Let's Get Fizzical with Three Wine Men East Wintergarden

You are invited to join the Three Wine Men for an evening of effervescence, tasting some of the world’s finest fizz. Oz Clarke, Tim Atkin MW and Olly Smith have searched the globe for their favourite Champagnes and sparkling wines and want to share them with you. At this walkaround tasting they will be mingling with everyone, so this is your chance to chat with them about the great bottles on offer.  Think Grande Marque Champagnes, English Sparkling Wines, top Prosecco and Franciacorta as well as fizz from further afield. You may just simply come to taste but many of the exhibitors will have special offers on their wines so you treat yourself to your favourites to take home and enjoy as well as adding to your summer drinking wish list. With unlimited samples on offer you will be totally spoilt for choice so get ready to dip yourself in deliciousness and find something to thrill you from your tongue to your toes.... more


With Spring just around the corner, why not embrace it with open arms by attending a Spring Fling-inspired Roaming Dinner Party; we guarantee it'll be a night you won't forget!  London Soirée's legendary roaming dinner parties offer a dining experience with a difference. They are aimed at those who enjoy new experiences and getting to know more like-minded people. They provide the perfect platform to immerse yourself into a unique and unforgettable evening of good food, great wine and new acquaintances, all whilst being in the comfort of your own friends. The 'Spring Fling Special' will see BOY GROUPS hosting a three-course dinner on this occasion, donning their aprons and enchanting the Girls with their culinary expertise and unparalleled hosting skills. GIRL GROUPS will play guests for the evening, providing fine wine and excellent company as they rotate around the host houses in this unique and exciting experience. How the night works is simple: The Hosts prepare the food, the Gu... more

Masquerade Christmas Party 2017 Masquerade Christmas Party 2017

This December sees our extravagant ‘Masquerade’ festive ball bring a whirlwind of decadence and delight to central London. This stunning Venetian carnival brings all the excitement, suspense, and intrigue of the traditional masked ball while the spectacular food and entertainment provide a feast for the senses. Towering Christmas trees, mask-sellers and acrobats all set the scene for an elaborate and glamorous celebration. Let yourself get lost in the crowds!... more

MATR: New Nordic dining experience by chef Jonas Lorentzen Chef Jonas Lorentzen's secret venue in zone 1/ zone 2

MATR: Food or meal in old Norse. (Pronounce it as u wish, anglo version: Matter)Matr is first and foremost an intimate Nordic dining club experience created by Danish chef Jonas Lorentzen. Who has many years of experience working in gourmet restaurants in Denmark. Matr's concept is inspired and indeed enhanced by the new Nordic food manifesto. Which emphasises on simple, seasonally rhythmic, local and ethically sourced produce utilising old Viking techniques as well as sophisticated modernistic gourmet techniques. The experience is rustic, warmhearted and embracing whilst exploring all your senses to satisfy the expectations of a modern fine dining experience with upto 12 people around a table exchanging and enjoying in the harmonious setting of a home in our community in the lovely areas of Hampstead / Notting Hill / Shoreditch.We are happy to receive such good feedback and are working on a new spring menu. We open our doors to our community in the spirit of the Viking ways of old. We ... more

Southwark Brewery: Tour + Tasting Southwark Brewery

A behind the scenes look at the brewing business With Ale having a bit of a "cultural moment", Southwark Brewery are opening their doors to give the public a behind-the-scenes look at the business of beer.  With a range of delicious real ales to taste, a guided tour of the brewing facilities and a Q&A session with staff, it's a great opportunity to get behind the scenes of one of London's new-breed breweries.  Program:  - A tour of the brewing equipment along with a talk about the brewing process  - Q&A session with brewery staff  - Tastings of three 1/3rd pints   - A take-home bottle of beer  - An opportunity to stay for the rest of the evening and enjoy the other beers on offer at the bar   Over 18s only. Valid ID required. Tour and tastings last approximately one hour.... more

Pimp your Pineapple Christabel's Cocktail Bar

Fancy creating a dazzling PINEAPPLE centrepiece, dead set to send anyone into a frenzy of pineapple green eyed envy - and whats more, it is the symbol for hospitality so you will feel right at home from the word go with a very special pineapple spiked tequila cocktail.... You will then be introduced to the pineapples themselves and the 'pimp' - an array of vibrant birds, jewels, glittering pears and more fun surprises - creating a stunning piece of eye candy for your home which will last for up to three weeks.   Menu: Tequila Smash Cocktail 2 glasses Prosecco Popcorn Pineapple and 'Pimp'   When/Where 4pm - 6pm Secret Location, N1 * This event can be tailored for private parties * ... more

Top of the Fizz: Champagne vs. Franciacorta Tasting Osteria

Franciacorta vs. Champagne, the first in a series of monthly battles, which see leading sommeliers go head-to-head at Osteria, in a duel where fizz is the weapon of choice and bar snacks are expertly paired. Stepping onto the battlefield will be Debbie Kerr from Milton Sandford Wines, championing Franciacorta, whilst award-winning sommelier and Searcy’s ambassador, Joël Claustre will be the Champagne expert. The evening will commence with the Battle of the Classic Cuvee Bruts, with the hosts choosing a Champagne Brut to rival its Franciacorta counterpart, before the Blanc de Blancs; in which Blanc Champagne will challenge Blanc Franciacorta. The final round will see the Rise of the Roses; with Rose Champagne pitted against Rose Franciacorta, before judgement is ruled and the winner is crowned. Snacks designed by Anthony Demetre of Wild Honey and Head Chef Patrick Leano to complement the drinks menu, will include Maldon Rock Oyster with beetroot and Dorset crab biscuit, Seared scallop ... more

Wozani South African Wine Tasting with Three Wine Men South Africa House

Back by popular demand! Take more than 30 of South Africa’s top winemakers, add the UK’s three most high-profile wine experts, mix with the wine curious of London and you have the perfect recipe for a top wine tasting.  Following last year’s sell-out success you are invited to join Oz Clarke, Tim Atkin MW and Olly Smith for an evening of South African splendour at South Africa House. At this walkaround winetasting, this is your chance to meet the winemakers and of course taste the wines. Oz, Tim and Olly will be on hand throughout the event offering wine recommendations and answering questions as well as a bit of general wine wit and wisdom. This event sold out quickly last year with a long waiting list so buy your tickets now to avoid disappointment.... more

Cocktails in the City One Mayfair

Twenty London bars and international venues from Amsterdam and Paris will be "popping up" over four beautiful floors in the breath-taking surroundings of the Grade I listed One Mayfair for London's greatest cocktail party.Atmospheric crypts, majestic grand halls, secret chapels and a rooftop whisky terrace play host to some of the world's best bartenders who will be presenting a new range of signature cocktails created using the world's leading brands for you to enjoy.Experiential cuisine, DJs, tasting tables and more complete the Cocktails in the City London experience.Buy tickets now for the chance to sign up for complimentary masterclasses and book a place with The Robin Collective "Pimp My Drink Experience".  The Robin Collective take you on a sensory shock-tail journey combining Air, Fire and Ice. Learn how to make molecular caviar, flash-freeze drinks using liquid nitrogen, flame your fruit with flair and sample breathe-able booze at this Cocktails in the City exclusive experience... more

overDOUGH - the pizza party Cargo

Over Dough, The Brunch Party, Saturday 8th April @ CargoOver Dough is our pet project, a brunch party designed to be spontaneous and surprising. After months of planning, we invite you to explore our pizza fantasy! The event is unlike anything else, from a bottomless cocktail hour to a Hip-Hop karaoke there’s always something happening.Dress code.. express yourself…we don’t mind if you turn up in a pikachu onesie or a snoop lion rasta hat it’s all good with us. Just have an empty stomach and an appetite to party.And pleeeeease arrive before 13:30 so you can experience TOTAL OVER DOUGH. 1 hour where we attack your senses with lights, music, acts, surprises and of course non-stop endless pizza!The order is made. The pizza is coming. The party is here.p.s. if you’re desperate for the world to hear your ‘bars’ during Hip-Hop karaoke please send your full name and the song you would like to perform to hello@totaloverdough.com.Looking forward,Team Over DoughTHE-DATE & TIME: Saturday 8th April... more

Street (Art and Craft) Beer: Peckham Tour Meet Outside Peckham Rye Station

Art and Craft Beer combination tour of Street Art combined with Craft Beer in Peckham, South London. Saturdays: 2pm Start Your tour will start outside Peckham Rye Station with your guide taking you on an informative journey through the street art of Peckham and East Dulwich. The tour includes visits to the work of following artists who have showcased their modern take on historic classic paintings: Conor Harrington, Stik, Remi Rough, System, Dscreet, Mear One, AP, ROA MAD C, Phlegm, Walter Kershaw and Mehdi Ghadyanloo Walk the streets, see the art and hear about how their work mirrors the great masters found in Dulwich Picture Gallery. Then it’s on to Brick Brewery, Peckham for a tasting of craft beer and a chance to spend the rest of the evening in great company. Food is available to purchase at the end of the tour for those feeling a little peck(ham)ish. Peckham Rye Station is a short 10 minute journey on the train from London Bridge. Tour lasts approximately 1.5 hours. Over 18’s only... more

UNA St. Pancras Clock Tower

Chef Martin Milesi unleashes the UNA culinary project in London, a unique dinning experience around one table inside the stunning St Pancras Clock Tower! With over 20 years experience in gastronomy, Martin Milesi, Founder Chef of UNA, created a revolutionary culinary pop-up project that brings together an eclectic group of 12 diners around just one table, dedicated to creating exclusive gastronomical experiences inspired by the rich cultural diversity of Argentine Cuisine.Providing diners with a memorable taste journey through his beloved country, the UNA project first kicked off at London’s iconic St. Pancras Clock Tower in May 2014. Three years on, and the concept has gone from strength to strength as word of mouth and rave reviews have propelled UNA: The One Table Experience onto the ‘must do’ list of those looking for a unique dining experience in London.Ticket includes:Welcome CocktailComplimentary wine from Argento Winery & Garzon WinesSix course tasting menuThe experience to have... more

Persian New Year's Eve Feast (Noruz) - Evening Standard 'one of the best supper clubs in ' Hospitality House

The Persian Solar New Year (Nowruz) is almost upon us and I am delighted to invite you to an Authentic Persian New Year’s Eve Feast on Saturday 18th March to celebrate this key cultural event in the Persian annual calendar. For this Authentic Persian New Year Feast I will be serving a special traditional festive menu with eight delicious courses - please review our special menu for this one-off event.As part of the Persian New Year's Eve tradition all guests to this event will receive a special going home present to mark the beginning of our New Year. There are a limited number of spaces for this special event, please book early to avoid disappointment.£1 of each ticket sold is donated to Unicef and Greenpeace.   House Rules: All I would ask of you is to come hungry!... more

Let the Good Times Be Gin Geffrye Museum

LATE NIGHT FUN at THE GEFFRYE MUSEUM!Background Bars in association with The Geffrye Museum present a Late Night Opening as part of Museums at NightDiscover the best of London's GIN with a night of craftily distilled fun: Cocktail masterclasses, drinking songs, lessons on how to grow your own cocktails, copius beverages and sampling from some of London's finest, quirkiest and newest distilleries. LINE-UPBACKGROUND BARSEast London's bar maestros bring all their gin distilling friends to the museum to provide you with a night of gintastic tastes, samples, masterclasses and more.*NB* Cocktail masterclasses are not included in the £5 entry fee*THE MEAD MENAn inventive and entertaining ensemble, The Mead Men Shanty Band comprises a veritable army of classically trained performers, bringing the tradition of shanty singing of beaches and barges into venues around the UK. The Mead Men's Shanties have all the wild élan of sailors on shore leave, and their repertoire runs the gamut of this salty ... more

Faaji Sundays Secret Location

Introducing Faaji Sundays, a lifestyle brand with one mantra - to positively promote our West African culture through the philosophy of FAAJI - a word which originates from the Yoruba language meaning enjoyment. Every last Sunday of the month between 6pm - 11pm in a secret location, we aim to provide a unique cultural experience and bottomless “Drunch”- including a 4-course menu of West African food with a twist, a live band, old and new African music, and great vibes. *Drunch – An alternative to brunch, late evening boozy dinner, popular in France, and soon to be popular in the UK. London's first drunch club is finally here. This inclusive event will also be celebrating different music that have been inspired by our style of music to truly reflect the cultural melting pot in London. Get ready to experience FAAJI. This event is aimed at foodies with a keen interest in music, fashion, travel, culture and anyone who just wants to have a great time.  Your Sunday's will never be the same... more

Faulty Towers The Dining Experience Kingsway Hall Hotel

Chaos reigns as soon as you walk through the door in this fully immersive show where you become diners, served by Basil, Sybil and Manuel. Join them for lashings of laughter, huge spoonfuls of spontaneity, plenty of participation, and a 3-course meal. A true blend of ingenious comedy, a unique theatrical script and heaps of improvisation, this multi-sensory experience is perfect for comedy fans, theatre fanatics and anyone who fancies a dinner they will never forget. With critics hailing this internationally acclaimed 5* show as ‘An absolute hoot… a must-see event’ (British Theatre Guide) it is no wonder it sells out all over the world. It is simply not to be missed! The show has been in residency in London’s Theatre-land since October 2012, selling out immediately and winning 5*reviews, and holds TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence for 2015 and 2016. 5 Star - ‘An absolute hoot… a must-see event’ (British Theatre Guide) 5 Star - ‘Nothing faulty about this evening of superb food... more


A personal champagne journey with Laurent Perrier and a guided tour of how to match champagne with seafood. Renowned for tradition and excellence, Laurent-Perrier are hosting a exquisite dining experience at The Hand & Spear on Thursday 30th March. Head chef Harry will be creating a exquisite 4 course menu combined with four of Laurent Perrier's finest champagnes carefully matched with each course including Grand Siecle. Tickets for this premium event are very limited so early booking is recommended to secure your place.... more

Tapas and Tempranillo @Dvine Jimmy's Pop-Up

London's pop-up king Jimmy Garcia is at it again this March, hosting a special event that combines the world of wine with the traditional Spanish tapas dishes. Inspired by his father's cooking and applying a modern twist to these traditional recipes, Garcia will be taking over Dvine Cellars in Clapham and promises to blow away his guests with a number of daring flavour combinations.  On the night, guests will be able to sample an imaginative tasting menu - featuring dishes such as Huevos Con Morcilla, Jamon con Melon and Pan Con Tomate - alongside trying a handful of Spanish tempranillo wines. Those willing to pay an additional fee of £15 will be treated to full wine flight. ... more

The Wizard Inn - After Hours The Old Church

Calling all witches and wizards, had a tough day in Potions? No fret, we've got something that'll let your wands down. You are cordially invited to The Wizard Inn on Friday 24th March at The Old Stoke Newington church from 7:30 - 10:30pm. Join us for an evening of bubbling, smoking bottomless cocktails, finger foods and live entertainment (oh hey, beer pong).  The squad wasn't down with having us party in the Great Hall so we've taken things to East London instead. We can't guarantee that trolls won't burst through the doors or the creepy crawlies will stay put chillin' - but we do know that you're about to have a wiztastic time. Tickets are £45 per person with unlimited drinks, entertainment and a cold buffet that Ron would go weak at the knees for.  Unfortunately landlords won't accept butterbeer as payment (trust us, we've checked) so standard money it is! Just purchase the tickets here: Whetheryou're a witch, a troll, half breed - all are welcome! So don your best spell binding o... more

Culinary Theatre Experience Pillars Restaurant

You are invited to let the Pillars Restaurant culinary team take you on a journey of discovery and gastronomy this summer. The evening consists of a sumptuous four course set menu with a short introduction and demonstration from our chef lecturers before each course is served. On screens around the restaurant there will be a live link up to our kitchen where our chef lecturers will describe and demonstrate how to make aspects of the dish. A wine flight featuring wines chosen to accentuate the flavours of each dish is also available.   Guests will be invited to arrive at 6.30pm with the dinner being served at 7.00pm and the experience ends at 9.00pm. The four course set menu is £30.00 per person and the wine flight which can be ordered on the night is £20.00 per person. We have a full wine list available as well. The set menu will alternate every three weeks. Please email pillars@uwl.ac.uk or call 0208 231 2200 to receive the menu.  Please provide advance notice to accommodate for an... more

East End Craft Beer Tap Tour Meet at White Hart Brew Pub

Spend the afternoon sample the best London craft beer's and ending up in a brewery with a tour and tastings. Your tour will start at the White Hart Brew Pub where you will sample One Mile End Brewery's beers paired with cheeses and meats.Then it’s onto one of Bethnal Green's finest craft bars. Your guide will be on hand to offer tutored tastings of local craft beer.A short guided walk away is Redchurch Brewery where you'll get a guided tour of Bethnal Green's most chilled out and funky microbrewery with some seriously great craft beers.Places visited with all tastings included.You'll also get a take home bottle of beer at Redchurch plus the chance to stay all evening in the bar which is open til midnight. Max Group Size is 12. A guide will be with you to go through the beers and lead you around. Groups welcome however you'll need to behave in a way so that it doesn't affect the enjoyment of others on the tour. No fancy dress sorry. Tickets must be purchased in advance. No tickets on the... more

A World of Gin presents "A Miracle on Leonard Street" A World of Gin

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas - and the 'A World of Gin' team who brought you 'Ginder' and the upcoming 'Gin: The Movie' are back in the capital to bring smiles on your faces, cheer to your hearts and fantastic gin in your bellies!  In a city where events of this nature can all too often become "over-complicated" or "trendy for the sake of it", 'A World of Gin' know exactly what they're doing to make sure you have a great time.  £20, for 2 hours of the best hot gin cocktails around, using the most interesting and tasty gin we could find from all over the UK. Did we mention they're bottomless? When your session has finished the fun doesn't need to end, we've got a whole floor to accommodate you, and even more cocktails available at the ludicrously reasonable 'A World of Gin' price of £5 a pop. We can't wait to see you there.... more

Bistro Mirey by Mirey's Restaurant Cooking Project

Established in October 2016, Mirey's Restaurant is a culinary partnership between Gerald Mirey and Ko Ito. Our plan is to introduce as many people as possible to our culinary experience through a number of supper clubs and kitchen residencies in and around London, with a view to eventually open our own small restaurant in 2017. Gerald is a classically trained French chef born and raised in Normandy, France. Gerald has been cooking delicious French food influenced by the British traditions and ingredients for two decades. Gerald has been working for The Boisdale (a traditional Scottish restaurant), The Garrison (a gastro pub), and most recently at The Narrow (Gordon Ramsay restaurant). Having moved to the UK almost a decade ago, Ko has developed a penchant for French and British cuisine. Ko was able to harness his new found interest by setting up and running several supper clubs which has allowed him to explore and share the experience. The combination of the two makes the partnership... more

Burns Baby Burns St Johns at Hackney Church

Haggis will be piped, lassies will be toasted, poetry recited, glasses raised, fire whirled and feet stomped in thunderous' ceilidh in rapturous celebration of the late great Robert Burns, the world's 3 most statued person. Traditional Scottish fayre of haggis, neeps and tatties is served up on banqueting tables as far as the 'aye' can see.... "I've never before seen a room full of strangers melt utterly into poetry, toast in unison and dance like old friends the entire night" Lois H - Burns Baby Burns guest 2016 Tickets include 3 course Burns supper (vegetarian, vegan and GF options available) A dram of fine Scotch whiskey Burns recitals and spectacle led by a well Post-dinner ceilidh with the Ceilidh Liberation Front "I couldn't stop smiling and laughing the entire night" Sarah W - Burns Baby Burns guest 2016 Come with your clan Register as a group - give your clan a name and invite your friends to join you so you can all sit together. "For a fully tartan-draped, tattie-lade... more

Classic Gin Cocktail Masterclass Paternoster

Too early to reach for the strawberries and cream….why not go for Martin Millers with strawberries instead!Early in 1998, Martin and two friends set themselves the challenge of producing the finest gin in the world no expense spared or obstacle too large to overcome; a gin that that was distilled to perfection and: ‘tasted great, even when drunk neat’.As a result of this obsession and his attention to detail, the world’s first ‘super premium’ gin was born.Join us for a Gin Cocktail Masterclass! Create 5 different cocktails and show us your skills as the best mixologists. Don't worry - we won't offer you a job….there will be prizes given out on the evening to be won for the best looking cocktails.Tickets are just £15 per person, ask the team now or have a look online...... more

All You Can Eat Dinner The Hoxton Seven

We love our menu so much that we challenge you to eat it all, between 5pm and 10pm we give you a 2 hour window to try and beat Cluk. and eat us our of house and home.  Mains Chicken Burger Chicken Tenders Chicken Wings Veggie Burger Grilled Breast Pizza Margherita - Cheese and Tomato Pepperoni - Cheese and Pepperoni America Hot - Pepperoni and Jalepenos  Cluk. Hot - Chicken and Jalepenos Veggie - Courgettes, Spinach, Red Onion, Tomato and Sweet Pepper Vegan - Veggie with no cheese   Sides Fries Sweet potato Fries Salad Vegetable mix Coleslaw Mac N Cheese Desserts Cake 'N' Ice Cream Apple Pie + Custard/Ice Cream Cheesecake + Custard/Ice Cream   Conditions - Each ticket allows you an allotted two hour window to eat - We are not responsible if you turn up late or if you miss your slot, we will try and accommodate you as much as possible - You can only order a mains, two sides and a dessert at a time to avoid wastage - Food can take up to 20 mins a... more

Disco Yoga: The Super Sunday Brunch The Hoxton Hotel

DISCO YOGA: THE SUPER SUNDAY BRUNCH:Disco Yoga® is excited to launch its ‘The Super Sunday Brunch’ at Hoxton HotelNourish your mind, tummy and soul with a generous helping of Disco Yoga® and get your Jackson 5 a day at our super healthy, yet super yummy brunch.Arrive 15 minute before you’ll ‘Glitter Up’ first then enjoy a full hour of flow style yoga to a dazzling disco soundtrack with a few special surprises!First we will soothe your Saturday Night Fever and take it Easy Like Sunday Morning. Then you’ll Shake Your Body Down to the Ground while we transport you to Boogie Wonderland! You’ll then be whisked away to the decadent dining room to kick back, feast and socialise. Let's Get Fizzical with a sparkling 'Boogie Bellini' or a 'Moonwalk Mimosa' followed by a delicious three course disco themed brunch!Re-charge for the week ahead at Super Sunday Brunch! You’ll be Stayin’ Alive & Kung Fu fighting away the Monday blues with groove in your heart, dancing your way into the week…ABOUT DISCO... more

Enchanted Afternoon Cocktail tea The Floating Show Room

Do you love afternoon tea? Do you love cocktails? Well love bow events have combined both together to bring you an Enchanted Cocktail Afternoon Tea.Step on to the floating show room that will transform you into a magical setting full of fairies, unicorn’s, witches and goblins.You will be served a selection of sweet and savoury enchanted treats, including unicorn bars, Angel wings, fairy bites, magic bean stew, enchanted forest patches and butterfly sandwiches, all your favourites from your regular afternoon tea sprinkled with magic, plus a bit more than your normal cucumber sandwiches.Alongside your treats, you will be served 4 spellbinding cocktails and 1 shot that will match the enchanted setting you find yourself in upon the Floating show room.Come Join us for a magical enchanted evening, eating a plate full of edible magic and delicious cocktails every Saturday from the 8th April 2017 – 29th April 2017 at 5:30pmThe boat will move locations each week mooring at: The Broadway Market,... more

Enchanted Afternoon Cocktail tea The Floating Show Room

Do you love afternoon tea? Do you love cocktails? Well love bow events have combined both together to bring you an Enchanted Cocktail Afternoon Tea.Step on to the floating show room that will transform you into a magical setting full of fairies, unicorn’s, witches and goblins.You will be served a selection of sweet and savoury enchanted treats, including unicorn bars, Angel wings, fairy bites, magic bean stew, enchanted forest patches and butterfly sandwiches, all your favourites from your regular afternoon tea sprinkled with magic, plus a bit more than your normal cucumber sandwiches.Alongside your treats, you will be served 4 spellbinding cocktails and 1 shot that will match the enchanted setting you find yourself in upon the Floating show room.Come Join us for a magical enchanted evening, eating a plate full of edible magic and delicious cocktails every Saturday from the 8th April 2017 – 29th April 2017 at 5:30pmThe boat will move locations each week mooring at: The Broadway Market,... more

Enchanted Afternoon Cocktail tea The Floating Show Room

Do you love afternoon tea? Do you love cocktails? Well love bow events have combined both together to bring you an Enchanted Cocktail Afternoon Tea.Step on to the floating show room that will transform you into a magical setting full of fairies, unicorn’s, witches and goblins.You will be served a selection of sweet and savoury enchanted treats, including unicorn bars, Angel wings, fairy bites, magic bean stew, enchanted forest patches and butterfly sandwiches, all your favourites from your regular afternoon tea sprinkled with magic, plus a bit more than your normal cucumber sandwiches.Alongside your treats, you will be served 4 spellbinding cocktails and 1 shot that will match the enchanted setting you find yourself in upon the Floating show room.Come Join us for a magical enchanted evening, eating a plate full of edible magic and delicious cocktails every Saturday from the 8th April 2017 – 29th April 2017 at 5:30pmThe boat will move locations each week mooring at: The Broadway Market,... more

Have your vegan cake & eat it Blank 100

Calling all lean mean Vegan machines and fellow cake lovers…I have news which is sure to brighten up any gloomy day, PoppinEvents are hosting an ALL YOU CAN EAT CAKE vintage tea party –vegan style. Come and join us at Blank100 where you will enter a room full of vintage wonders.We will be serving a variety of homemade delicious vegan treats, including; Strawberry Cheesecake, Ultimate brownies, Lemon & Raspberry loaf ,Nutella fudge just to name a few.All this can be washed down with a scrumptious homemade vegan milkbottle milkshake, with other soft drinks on offer.Or if you’re feeling bubbly you can pay £10 for unlimited prosecco (vegan friendly of course). If you choose this option you have the chance to visit the pimp your prosecco bar if you want that extra spruce.The fun doesn’t stop there, we have a singer - acoustic guitar to entertain us on the day. Singing some of the old classics and new tunes.So grab your chance to come down and spend the afternoon relaxing with likeminded peop... more

Herman ze German Oktoberfest Herman Ze German

Celebrating all things gloriously Germanic, Herman ze German present a feasting set menu as an authentic taste of all that’s great about this traditional Bavarian festival! Oktoberfest is here, which can only mean one thing. It’s time to grab your handsome Herren and fabulous Fräuleins and get down to London’s beloved Bavarian haunt, Herman ze German. From Thursday 6th October, Ze Basement Bar in Herman’s Fitzrovia home will be transformed into an Oktoberfest haven to host the festivities on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights for four weeks only. Offering a special pre-booked sharing platter menu, accompanied with a mighty Stein of beer or one of Herman's tantalising cocktails and set to a soundtrack of Bavarian beats and bangers, this is one sausage fest not to be missed. Punters should be pre-warned to loosen their lederhosen in preparation for a meat feast extraordinaire, as this scrumptious sharing platter boasts a selection of Wurst, Weisswurst, Pork Belly Speck, Leberkaese and S... more

La Grande Bouffe Supperclub The Grocery

The event highlights French modern cuisine with seasonal and local products. Chef François Roche will take care of everything, you can trust his skills and ideas.Generous, flavourful along with great wines and cocktails…a big feast like the ones we’ve been part of since our childhood, this is La Grande Bouffe. You will enjoy a three-course meal composed of one main, one side and one dessert.A menu will be given at the venue for the guests to pick according to their preference. Please do let us know in advance if you have any food allergies and if you require a vegetarian option.Supplements and drinks including cocktails, wines and beers are available with additional charges. A wine menu will be given, a selection carefully paired with the menu. This is not a BYOB event. Special note: for each evening, we will cook big butcher pieces to share between 4 people, either cooked in Cocotte or in the oven. Please be in touch if you'd like to know more or place an order. Quantity limited and pr... more

Martin Miller Magic & Gin Masterclass Hand & Spear

On Thursday 25th May join us for a Gin Masterclass with a difference.Join Martin Miller’s Gin and professional Magician Jake Banfield for an exclusive evening to learn about the Magic of Martin Miller’s Gin.On arrival you will receive a welcome gin and tonic before proceeding through to our private dining room for a gin masterclass. Guest will not only sample Martin Miller’s Gin, but will also learn about this award winning liquid through the medium of Magic.Tickets for this event are priced at £15 and will be very limited so book early to avoid disappointment.... more

Mother's Day Afternoon Tea at the Larder Bethnal Green The Larder

Treat your mum to one of our delicious homemade Afternoon Teas…expect a range of delectable delicacies from our cake counter alongside dainty vegetarian sandwiches, freshly-baked scones (of course!) and your choice of tea or coffee, all in the friendly and relaxed surroundings of our Bethnal Green venue.... more

Mother's Day in the Sky Sky Bar

Celebrate Mothering Sunday in London’s tallest Riverside Venue. Treat your loved ones to a delicious three course meal and celebrate Mother’s Day with some chilled Champagne while you take in our amazing views of the London skyline.... more

NolaRola Bottomless Lunch The Yard

IF NOLAROLA HAS SOLD OUT, DONT WORRY, WE HAVE AN EVENING EVENT CALLED GOLD RUSH - WHERE YOU FIND GOLDEN COINS IN YOUR FOOD AND WIN TEQUILA! WWW.DJANGOBANGO-GOLDRUSH.COM (tickets also available on Design my Night) Back but to NolaRola: You have two hours to do your worst! NolaRola is the ultimate bottomless party venue this summer in London. Ideal for big groups, birthdays or simply those wanting a big boozy bottomless lunch in gorgeous semi covered barn in central London. We also have the roof terrace available for private dining for up to 8 people. Please enquire. Grab your loosest friends and come on down to our bottomless lunch running every Saturday until the end of October, 1pm to 3pm to do your worst, and partygoers are welcome to stay on and play our wheel of fortune until we close at 4pm. The bottomless offering is for prosecco, whiskey punch and BBQ pork ribs, and all to the New Orleans funk and soul DJ Lil' Koko. NolaRola will be serving you unlimited pork BBQ ribs, crunc... more

One night in Buenos Aires - A celebration of Malbec & Tango Hand & Spear

Join us on the 19th April for a true taste of Buenos Aires.This special evening includes a 3 course Argentinian inspired meal, Malbec wine masterclass and tasting from our new wine menu plus a amazing performance from professional Tango dancers.Berkmann Wines will educate you on these truly stunning Malbecs alongside tango dancers transporting you to the sound of Buenos Aires!Tickets are priced at £40 and spaces are very limited for this exclusive event so we reccomend early booking to avoid dissapointment.... more

Saints & Sinners, workout and brunch South Place Hotel

South Place Hotel's social brunch that packs a punch! The ‘Saints & Sinners Workout and Brunch’ is a collaboration between the culturally creative South Place Hotel, and some of the East End’s most vibrant authorities on fitness and wellbeing; 1Rebel and ROOTED London. The day begins at 1 Rebel, Broadgate, with a 10am Rumble class. This immersive boxing session is an opportunity to release aggression on the punch bag with demon like speed and explosive strength. The high-intensity workout is then followed at 11.15am by a virtuous Vinyasa yoga class by ROOTED London in one of the hotel’s serene spaces. Using a philosophy of ‘listening to your body and feeding your soul’ this yoga session is graceful, energising and restorative. After this double shot workout combination it’s time to feed your body with two courses of nourishing food. Choose from indulgent dishes such a waffles with chocolate sauce if you’re feeling sinful, or for the more saintly a nutritionally balanced quinoa bowl o... more

Shrubs and Seltzers with Longflint Sourced Market

Shrubs and Seltzers - how to make your own, 100% natural, soft (and not so soft) drinks at home with LongflintHave you ever looked at the list of ingredients on the back of a can of pop and thought - yuck!  Well now you can learn the secrets of 100% natural lemonades, fruit seltzers and historic drinking vinegars (that go brilliantly with gin and vodka!).Longflint make a range of natural alcoholic drinks using methods handed down over the centuries.  In this workshop you’ll get to make an oleo sacchrum (or sugar oil) which you’ll then use as the base of the best lemonade you’ve ever had and then go on to learn the secrets of the shrub, and old prospectors drinking vinegar that’s packed full of goodness from raw unpasteurised apple cider vinegar.Want to know more? Then come and meet the guys from Longflint who will show you:How to prepare the basis of a 100% natural alternative to mass produced soft fizzy drinksHow to prepare your drinks so they are ready to carbonate including measuring... more

Smoke on the water Alfred Le Roy

Chai KI the modern Indian restaurant and bar in Canary Wharf will take to the water bringing Indian street food and Indian inspired cocktails to the Alfred Le Roy. Departing from alongside CRATE Brewery in Hackney Wick at 7.30pm, heading down the River Lea and along the Limehouse Cut before docking at Limehouse Basin. Revellers will be welcomed aboard the boat with a special 'Namaskar' cocktail alongside a freshly prepared Chai Ki chaat with Bombay Bhel; puffed rice, potato, imli, and coriander mint chutney or Dahi puri with crunchy semolina shells, sweet yoghurt and tangy tamarind. Chai Ki Founder Rohit Chugh has collaborated with the Alfred Le Roy team to create an Indian inspired drinks selection for the evening  featuring the Reincarnation, a Bloody Mary with a Chai Ki blend of spices, and a vibrant selection of exotic Bellinis. Decorated to the nines and complete with a specially curated playlist, the Alfred le Roy will be fully stocked with cocktails and CRATE beers and Chai Ki pr... more

Spring at Studio DDC Studio DDC

Spring at Studio DDCNew season, new dishes, new studio.Join us for an evening of Springtime tasting menus and a brand new DDC wine list at our studio space in Hoxton.Dinner is a minimum of six courses, full of our favourite flavours of the new season, served as a mix of tasting plates, individual and sharing dishes on long, supper-club type tables.Take a look at our sample menu, and click on the link to buy tickets for the below dates.  We look forward to seeing you at our great little space in Hoxton.Doors open at 7pm.Spring at Studio DDC / March 2017 / £40 Friday March 17thSaturday March 18th SOLD OUTFriday March 24thSaturday March 25thFriday March 31stSaturday April 1stFriday April 7thSaturday April 8thDisappearing Dining Club will be raising money for Teenage Cancer Trust by adding £1 per guest to every ticket. ... more

Taco Tuesday Pop-Up The Joker of Penton Street

Good Food. Dope Beats. Good Vibes. Join Orange St. for our new weekly  'Taco Tuesday' residency at The Joker of Penton Street, where we takeover the kitchen and sound each Tuesday evening for the next few weeks.  Arguably the new best day of the week, Taco Tuesday is an American tradition when you get the squad together mid-week for a few drinks, cool beats & casual eats. Plus, TBH who doesn't love TACOS!?!? And in 2017 for each meal you buy, you will be supporting us build a school kitchen in a developing country. Limited discount tickets are available each week exclusively through design my night.  We hope to see you at our next pop-up & share a piece of Nor-Cal with you!   "Imagine cooking a meal for over 200 children knowing it’s the only nutritious food they’ll receive that day. Imagine performing this task with minimal equipment, outside in heavy rain and wind. Cooks at a Compassion-supported school in Sri Lanka don’t imagine it - they live it. That’s why Orange St is par... more

Winemakers Dinner at Covent Garden Hotel with Champagne Pommery Covent Garden Hotel

INTRODUCING BARRY MELTON FROM CHAMPAGNE POMMERYThe 2017 Winemakers Dinner series at Covent Garden Hotel continues on Monday 27th March, with a Champagne dinner hosted by Barry Melton from Champagne Pommery.The perfect gift for Mother's Day or an intimate celebration with friends, journey through the rich and magnificent heritage of one of France's most celebrated and most innovative Champagne houses. Enjoy a delicious seasonal three course dinner expertly matched with Champagne Pommery selections from their Seasons range in the elegant surroundings of Covent Garden Hotel's beautiful Fortune Room.Canapés and three course dinner with Champagne pairings: £65 per personTHE CHAMPAGNE POMMERY MENUPommery Brut Royal NVParmesan cones, minted pea risottoGrilled asparagus, wrapped in Parma ham with basil mayonnaiseSummertime Blanc de BlancsPrawn, cherry tomato and avocado cocktail Wintertime Blanc de NoirsSlow cooked pork belly, spring greens, roast potatoes and apple compoteSpringtime Brut RoséP... more

Denim N' Dine Blackhorse Lane Atelier

Experience a gastronomic pop up like no other by sensational chef, Pedro Passinhas. Set in a handmade denim atelier in Blackhorse Lane, a space shared with artists, including leather workers, weavers and indigo dye makers, Pedro’s pop up is a work of creativity and craftsmanship. Always exploring fresh and novel tasting menu themes and cuisines, Denim N Dine brings together exciting and surprising flavour combinations alongside technical brilliance, giving you a taste of Michelin style magic in this unique factory setting. Pedro’s purpose? To bring people together around the table to share meals and memories, and who could ask for a better venue than this exceptional collaborative and creative space.  Vegetarians, pescetarians and gluten-free diets can be accommodated. Please let us know minimum 24 hours in advance of any other food allergies. Email: info@pedropassinhas.com Denim N Dine is no longer BYOB . A carefully selected wine list is available on site with wines by the glass... more

Luxury Chocolate Making MyChocolate

My Chocolate think that this is the crème de le crème of chocolate making workshops – the ultimate chocoholics dream! You will be treated to highly indulgent chocolate martinis, prosecco, exotic flavour tastings and luxurious chocolate decorations as you learn the magical legends of chocolate and get stuck into some exclusive, sophisticated chocolate making of your own, getting creative with exotic flavours. When you leave, with full-to-bursting bags of your very own handmade truffles and flavour infused chocolate, you’re sure leave on a high! Chocolate Mixology and Bubbles You’ll learn to blend your own chocolate martinis – so decadent that even the glasses are drizzled in chocolate! On top of the cocktail making, you’ll also enjoy a lovely glass or two of Prosecco. Chocolate Legends and Chocolate Connoisseurs’ Tasting Master Chocolatiers will guide you through the fascinating history of chocolate, with plenty of exotic tastings to complement this magical timeline. You’ll discover ... more

Proof - Rooftop Pop Up Proof

Platterform presents a Summer of Sun, Booze, BBQ and Garden Games on the Proof rooftop overlooking London Fields. With a panoramic view over one of the greenest spaces in East London, Proof is the perfect spot to soak up some British sun. Need something to quench that thirst? We have it covered offering a range of bespoke cocktails, craft beers and carefully selected wines on hand to refresh and get those taste buds tingling. Feeling peckish? No worries the mighty Ayam Legend will conquer your appetite with their exotic Indonesian BBQ dishes. Something to pass the time? We have a collection of fun games including oversize chess, jenga and throughout August Crazy Golf courtesy of Plonk. Please Note: the menu is set ahead of time, please check with us if you have any dietary requirements which may affect your enjoyment of the menu.... more

Bermondsey Charcuterie, Cheese & Beer Tour Meet inside Marquis of Wellington Pub

Sample the best of British Cheese & Charcuterie paired with the finest craft beer in Bermondsey on this Charcuterie, Cheese & Beer Tour.We're combining our Charcuterie and Cheese Tasting Tour however if you'd prefer just Meat or Cheese - just select the correct ticket type.Vegetarian? - Just choose cheese ticket and all cheese will be served separately to meat.Your guide will take you down the 'Bermondsey Beer Mile' visiting 4 different brewery taprooms.Depending on the day of your visit you'll sample 4 beers from local brewery taprooms such as Southwark Brewery, Anspach & Hobday, Brew by Numbers, UBREW, Hiver, Fourpure & Partizan.At each stop, a local craft beer will be paired with a tasting of locally sourced meats/cheese from Borough Market along with an informative talk by your guide on brewing in Bermondsey.We'll meet inside the Marquis of Wellington Pub on Druid Street - with a table booked under 'UK Brewery Tours' from 30 mins before your tour starts. Tour lasts approx. 3 hours.... more

Brewery Tour & Tasting Canopy Beer Co

We love the magic (ok, chemistry) that turns four core ingredients into delicious beer, and we'd like to invite you to see how we do things here at Canopy Beer Co.Join us for an evening of beer tasting and a tour of our brewery. We'll show you how we turn those four ingredients into beer, and you'll be able to see our whole brewery process from grain and hop to bottle and keg. It's easy to assume that products that you see on the shelves are made by an automated process, so you might be surprised by the amount of sheer hard work (and sometimes tears) that we put into each bottle of beer.There will be a tasting of 6 of our beers from keg and bottle and you'll be able to ask all the questions you want about the brewing process (what are hops? what makes different beers different? why don't we make wine?). You can choose a bottle from our core range to enjoy at home; and of course you're welcome to stay for a drink in our tap room afterwards!The event:Brewery tour & talk with Q&ATasting of... more

Live Jazz Nights Diciannove Italian Restaurant & Wine Bar

Enjoy dazzling live music from a jazz duo at this awarded winning venue, open daily at Diciannove Italian Restaurant & Wine Bar in Crowne Plaza London - The City opposite Blackfriars station. Sit back and relax as you listen to your favorite tunes, sip on the finest wines served in carafes over Cicchetti (small plates of Italian gourmet snacks) in the wine bar or choose from the sumptuous a la carte menu at the restaurant dinner tables. Enjoy two for one on all wines served in carafes during 5pm - 6:30pm  Our Pronto Dinner 2-course set menu with espresso is available from 6pm - 7pm for £19.50 Don't miss live Jazz nights every Thursday, for a limited time only until Thursday 7th April 2016 from 6:30pm - 9pm.  ... more

TOKO - 13 Dish Indonesian Feast + Live Jazz Stage 3

Stage 3 invites you to enjoy a vibrant feast of flavours taken from across the Indonesian Archipelago and the vibrant sounds of some of London's most talented Jazz musicians. It's simple. Sample the delights of 13 dishes of authentic and exotic recipes lovingly arranged on a mighty sharing platter. Indulge in some South East Asian inspired cocktails. craft beers and carefully selected wines from the bar. Relax while you wait for the brilliant Dizzy house band to do their thing.  Sate Babi - Balinese style pork satay Ayam Goreng - Javanese fried chicken wings   Ayam Opor - Traditional mild coconut chicken curry Rendang - Padang style slow braised beef in spicy coconut sauce Udang Pepes - Fragrant prawns steamed in banana leaf Sambal Goreng Telor Popular Indonesian egg dish served with a fried chilli sauce Terong Balado - Sweet chilli aubergines Gado Gado Steamed greens, carrots, bean sprouts with a warm peanut dressing Sayur Tahu Tofu stir fried with green veg Sambal Goreng Te... more

The Flight Club Weekender Presents Brunch Social Flight Club Bloomsbury

Love brunch but you're looking for something different? Let us introduce the Flight Club Weekender. Where Prosecco and pizza are just the starting point.Included in your ticket is 2 hours of endless pizza, a Social Darts sampler and a maximum of one bottle of Prosecco per person. When you join us we'll whisk you off to your own table, then during the 2 hour session you'll get a minimum of 30 minutes in the oche and plenty of time to catch up with your mates.If you're in a group of less than 6 you may be buddied up with some other brunchers, but don’t worry everyone’s friendly and you’ll love the added competition.This is brunch with a difference. Start or finish your weekend with us. Or both. Brunch just got even better.Please note: Session times are strictly 12pm-2pm - don't be late!If you have any dietary requirements or are part of a bigger group please let us know in the comments section when you make your booking. We reserve the right to hold service and if necessary remove any mem... more