Latest Hotel Industry News

Craig Atchinson on why he wants to win York a Michelin star

2017-08-04 04:08:32 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

The chef is relaunching his ambitious restaurant, Hudsons by Craig Atchinson, alongside Craig Rogan (son of L'Enclume restaurateur Simon Rogan) this month. Read more

The Lanesborough appoints new head chef

2017-08-03 08:21:05 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Argentine chef Maximiliano Castaldo is now heading up the main kitchen at The Lanesborough hotel in Knighsbridge. Read more

Hong Kong's Serge et le Phoque is coming to London

2017-08-01 03:08:18 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

The team behind Michelin-starred Hong Kong restaurant Serge et le Phoque are to launch their first London outpost in September. Read more

Zetter Group to open first Manchester hotel

2017-07-28 04:27:48 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Londons The Zetter Group is finally heading north after plans to open its first Manchester hotel were approved by the city council yesterday (27 July). Read more

BHA calls for post-Brexit visas for EU hospitality staff

2017-07-27 05:42:12 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Hospitality trade bodies have welcomed the governments decision to launch its first major report in to the impact of EU immigration on the UK. Read more

The World's Best Bar is coming to London

2017-07-26 08:12:32 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

New Yorks The Dead Rabbit, which took the top spot at the Worlds 50 Best Bars in 2016, is heading to London next month to take over at Claridges for one week only. Read more

The Pilgrm hotel announces restaurant details

2017-07-24 04:01:55 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Further details of the food and drink offerings at The Pilgrm, the upcoming London hotel from a former partner in The Zetter Group, have been announced. Read more

Jean-Georges at The Connaught will offer takeaway pizza

2017-07-20 10:03:13 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Theres been plenty written about the rise of gourmet takeaway food in recent years, and now one of Londons luxury hotels is getting in on the act. Read more

Paul Evans joins Mallory Court as head chef

2017-07-20 05:27:06 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Paul Evans has joined the three-AA-rosette Mallory Court Country House Hotel and Spa in Warwickshire as head chef. Read more

Ross Stovold joins The Torridon as head chef

2017-07-13 05:24:33 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Ross Stovold has returned to Scotland after taking on the head chef job at the three-AA-Rosette Torridon hotel restaurant in the Highlands. Read more

Fast-growing hospitality must reduce 'dependence' on EU workers

2017-07-03 03:50:52 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

The hospitality industrys contribution to the UK economy has grown faster than any other sector since the 2008 downturn, but the status of EU staff means its future remains uncertain. Read more

Brasserie Bar Co secures £20m funding towards expansion

2017-06-28 08:59:21 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Brasserie Bar Co, the restaurant and pub group run in partnership with Raymond Blanc, is to open 24 sites over the next five years after securing 20m funding from OakNorth bank. Read more

Finalists revealed for the 2017 Craft Guild of Chefs' Graduate Awards

2017-06-28 03:53:10 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Fifteen young chef finalists have been named in the 2017 Craft Guild of Chefs' Graduate Awards, including chefs from Petrus, Restaurant Gordon Ramsay, and Belmond Le Manoir Aux Quat' Saisons. Read more

The must-attend on-trade drinks show is back

2017-06-27 09:29:11 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Imbibe Live is back for 2017 with an unmissable programme of events, tastings and seminars. Discover the latest drinks trends and experience the very best on-trade brands. Get inspired with new ideas for your venue... Read more

Immigration plans address uncertain future of EU workers

2017-06-23 05:19:48 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Theresa Mays plan to allow three million EU citizens living in the UK to stay after Brexit has been praised as a positive signal for UK restaurants, pubs and hotels. Read more

Hospitality criticises ‘disappointing’ Queen’s Speech

2017-06-22 04:32:14 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Hospitality trade bodies have given a lukewarm reception to the disappointing announcements made in the Queens Speech yesterday (21 June). Read more

Applications open for TMRW Project's The Switch

2017-06-21 05:11:42 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Applications are now open for The Switch, the nationwide project that sees front-of-house staff swap places of work for up to a week. Read more

Michelin-starred The Yorke Arms up for sale

2017-06-20 03:40:01 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

The Yorke Arms, the Michelin-starred restaurant with rooms, has been put up for sale. Read more

Raymond Blanc’s Brasserie Blanc to open its first restaurant in a hotel

2017-06-16 08:50:39 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Brasserie Blanc, the French-style restaurant group from two Michelin-starred chef Raymond Blanc, is to open its first site in a hotel, the Marriott Bournemouth Highcliff, on 26 June. Read more

Chef Wolfgang Puck to open flagship pop-up at 45 Park Lane hotel

2017-06-15 07:28:29 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

US chef Wolfgang Puck is to open another pop-up of his flagship Californian restaurant Spago, at his restaurant Cut at 45 Park Lane. Read more