Waters Restaurant in Resorts World is launching monthly Gourmet Evenings on the first Thursday of each month at 7.30pm. Diners can enjoy a five course meal and relax to the sounds of Rat Pack and swing classics from ‘The Goodfella’. The cost is £45 per head with an optional wine pairing of £20 per person. Click here to preview the menu. The first three dates for the Gourmet Evenings are Thursday 3rd May, 7th June and 5th July.
And the GQ magazine award for Best Sommelier goes to…. Sonal Clare at Purnell’s Restaurant in Birmingham. Judges thought that Sonal is “A wonderful representative of everything that a true sommelier should be.” Cheers Sonal!
Hotel du Vin opens in Stratford upon Avon on Tuesday 1st May. The conversion of two townhouses has created a luxury boutique hotel of 46 rooms, a bar, courtyard and bistro serving home-style French dishes.