Calling all budding restaurateurs and chefs. The Million Pound Menu is back for a second series, which means you can apply to try and get funding for your first restaurant.
Hawksmoor won the battle of the steak restaurants last week. When a CAU customer was informed over social media that they would not be able to use their voucher at sister restaurant chain Gaucho, Hawksmoor announced on Twitter that anyone with a CAU voucher could redeem it for a free round of drinks at any of their restaurants.
The Dumbwaiter had an invitation cancelled again at the last minute this week by the same PR agency who had overbooked yet another event. Twitter suggests he’s far from the only one this regularly happens to.
Where do you go for dinner in London if you’re Jake Gyllenhaal? It was nice to see the Hollywood actor shied away from the usual celeby hotspots and favoured a proper feeding at Lyle’s. And Jeremy Corbyn swung by Max's Sandwich Shop for a sarnie over the weekend.
From Shad Thames to Soho. Click here for The Dumbwaiter’s best bites of the week.