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The Ritz London
The Ritz London, London
The Ritz London
5 Star Rating

The Ritz has set a standard of excellence matched by few other hotels since opening its doors by renowned hotelier Cesar Ritz back in 1906, marking its 110th anniversary 2016. The Ritz has held its position as one...


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Five Star The Dining Room reviews
The Dining Room, Sydney
The Dining Room

The Dining Room can be found inside the Park Hyatt in Sydney Harbour, The Dining Room has some of the best views over Sydney Harbour. The staff really understand the art of hospitality, making you feel welcome and being prompt with faultless service. We opted to enjoy a six course tasting menu. Our first course was Smoked Salmon, with Watercress and a Wasabi...

Five Star Malt reviews
Malt, Cheltenham

Malt Restaurant can be found inside the charming Cowley Manor. It offers a sumptuous dining experience in beautiful surroundings, the service is attentive and comes with a smile, and the menu is interesting and well-executed. We started the evening with two glasses of Taittinger...

Five Star Afternoon Tea at TING reviews
Afternoon Tea at TING, London
Afternoon Tea at TING

Ting is located in the Shangri-La Hotel on the 35th floor of the Shard. Being on the 35th floor the views over London are stunning, and with impeccable service we had a delightful afternoon tea experience. We selected the English afternoon tea with a glass of the Duval-Leroy champagne, an elegant champagne with a personality to match our wonderful surroundings....

Five Star Le Cinq reviews
Le Cinq, Paris
Le Cinq

Le Cinq can be found inside the George V Four Seasons Hotel, Paris, offering fine dining at its finest. This restaurant truly does sit at the top of when it comes to exceptional food, first-class services, and breath-taking, opulent surroundings. The whole experience in Le Cinq was faultless from start to finish. From the moment I saw the two wrought iron...

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Recent Reviews

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Five Star TING reviews

TĪNG is a fine dining restaurant located in the Shangri-La Hotel in The Shard in London. The view youíre treated to over London while dining at TĪNG sets this restaurant apart from its more grounded competitors....

Four Star Ten Feet Tall reviews
Ten Feet Tall, Ten Feet Tall

Ten Feet Tall is a cocktail bar in Cardiff. Itís not just another cocktail bar, itís a great cocktail bar with intriguing interiors, a relaxed atmosphere, and an extensive cocktail list. Itís an enjoyable place to begin your...

Five Star CUT at 45 Park Lane reviews
CUT at 45 Park Lane, CUT at 45 Park Lane

CUT is a Wolfgang Puck restaurant located inside 45 Park Lane. Itís a great place to visit if youíre looking for an upscale steak experience....

Five Star Cartizze Bar reviews
Cartizze Bar, Cartizze Bar

Cartizze Bar is located in Londonís Mayfair and just a stoneís throw from Bond Street, which makes Cartizze a great place for pre-dinner cocktails. It has outdoor seating that lines a charming alley in Mayfair almost Parisian...

Five Star The Halkin reviews
The Halkin, The Halkin

The Halkin is a luxury hotel located just a stoneís throw away from Hyde Park, making this hotel the perfect choice for those looking to explore Londonís attractions. This 5-star property is understated from the outside,...

Five Star Chutney Mary reviews
Chutney Mary, Chutney Mary

After visiting their Chelsea location, we were very excited to visit the newly opened Chutney Mary located in St Jamesís. Situated in the heart of Londonís West End this is the perfect location to start your evening. We had...

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Marcus Wareing
Owner of Marcus Wareing Restaurants
Marcus Wareing is one of Britainís most respected and acclaimed chefs and...
Marcus Wareing
Richard Corrigan
Chef Patron, Corriganís Mayfair
Richard is undoubtedly the most established and well known Irish chef we...
Richard Corrigan
Fred Sirieix
GM of Galvin at Windows
Fred is an acclaimed International Consultant in the customer services...
Fred Sirieix
Raymond Blanc
Chef Patron, Le Manoir
Born in BesanÁon, France, in 1949, Raymond Blanc is acknowledged as one...
Raymond Blanc
Dan Doherty
Group Executive Chef, Duck & Waffle
His culinary achievements have been honoured in the form of prestigious...
Dan Doherty
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