To Kerridge’s Bar & Grill at the Corinthia hotel on Tuesday night for a dinner to launch the new restaurant. The Dumbwaiter was a little confused as to why the menu has a small paw print on it. It turns out it’s that of Georgie, Kerridge’s old boxer dog, who left the print in wet concrete outside the Hand and Flowers kitchen. Cute.
Corbin & King have announced the name of their next restaurant that will open in early 2019. Soutine in St John’s Wood is named not after a vintage car - like the Wolseley, the Delaunay and Zédel – but instead after a painter who, in particular, painted a lot of food and chefs.
What do you do when your mate opens his first London restaurant? In Scott Collins’s case, it was to send round a load of MEATliquor burgers to Tom Kerridge and his kitchen team at Kerridge’s Bar & Grill at the end of their shift on Saturday night.
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