• Harvey Nichols launches new whisky bar Benjamin’s

    Harvey Nichols launches new whisky bar Benjamin’s

    If you’ve ever had the sudden urge for a wee dram while clothes shopping (that can’t be just us, surely?), then Harvey Nichols in Knightsbridge is about to make your day. Benjamin’s, a luxurious whisky bar has opened on the Lower Ground Floor in the Menswear department, no less (taking over the space that used to be the Wallpaper bar). 

    While Harvey Nichols’ The Fifth Floor has been

  • London’s oldest whisky specialist Milroy's to open second site

    London’s Oldest Whisky Specialist Milroy's to Open Second SiteMilroy’s have taken over a Spitalfields townhouse, offering four floors of whisky and cocktails.

  • Black Rock expands with a whisky hotel, pub and a blend-your-own room


    You might remember that a couple of years ago, we tried out a one-room hotel in London - above the Black Rock Whisky bar. Well, that's going through a bit of a change - planning to become what they're calling "London's first Whisky hotel".

    Black Rock, the whisky bar previously only in the basement, is taking over

  • Test Driving The Napoleon Hotel – we check in for a night at London’s only one room hotel

    Thenapoleonhotel2 MinibarThe recently opened Napoleon Hotel holds the illustrious titles of London’s smallest hotel as well as that of ‘most bars per guest’. This single room ‘grand’ hotel sports THREE - making that more than one per guest. We spent the night...

  • Kaleidoscope bar brings 200 rare whiskies to Liverpool Street

    Kaleidoscope brings 200 rare whiskies to Liverpool StreetThe Whisky Society opens its first non-member bar in Liverpool Street, where 200 rare single malts will be on offer to the public alongside other liquors, cocktails and more, with food provided by upstairs neighbour Mac & Wild.

  • Knightsbridge's Hyde Bar launches a luxe burger and whisky menu

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    Not to be outdone by London's, how shall we put it, more casual burger establishments, The Hyde Bar at The Park Tower Knightsbridge has joined the fray with a new range of luxe burgers.

    So if you're after something totally OTT - how about The Luxury Collection - featuring Wagyu beef with Vermont white cheddar in a gold leaf bun, or perhaps The Perigourdine with Angus beef, duck foie gras, Armagnac mayo and potato black truffle bun? They're not cheap mind, ranging

  • Steak, lobster and whisky on the menu at Hush's Blades


    We rather like the sound of Blades - a new dining space at Hush in Mayfair. Housed in their Silver Room, think of it as a private member space that you don't have to be a member to get into.

    Blades’ menu revolves around steak, lobster and craft whiskies. On the menu you'll find Cornish lobster served grilled, tempura or Thermidor. You can also pair a half lobster with Rib-Eye, Fillet or Sirloin. The steaks come with Blades’ own Bloody Mary Ketchup, or an array of