Food & Drink

Typically British Pubs in Chelsea and Kensington

Looking for pubs to enjoy a typically-British meal? Here is our shortlist of British pubs in Chelsea and Kensington.

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A brief history of afternoon tea

With our Wimbledon themed Afternoon Tea in Chelsea in full swing to mark the prestigious Wimbledon Tennis tournament, we thought we would sit back with a cup of tea and a homemade scone and learn about the origins of our beloved afternoon tea.

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Spending Easter in the Capital?

Indulge in something sweet from one of the most luxury chocolatiers in London...

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Fancy a Stroll Around One of Chelsea‚Äôs Farmers’ Markets this Weekend?

Fresh produce, gorgeous street food and a Saturday afternoon stroll... we bring you the best markets in the local area.

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An American Style Pancake Recipe From Our Talented Chef

Pancake Day is fast approaching our luxury hotel in London, and we think there is nothing quite like a stack of America's finest, drizzled with something sweet to celebrate.

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Spend your Half Term Break in London, starting with Afternoon Tea at the Draycott

Heading to London this half term? Enjoy an Afternoon Tea at the Draycott followed by one of these child-friendly activities in the capital...

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Away from home for thanksgiving?

If you are away from home or would simply like to celebrate this seasonal holiday, read on for our top supper suggestions in the city.

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The Michelin Guide 2017: The Culinary Delights of Kensington and Chelsea Revealed

The Michelin Guide has announced the UK restaurants awarded its prestigious stars for 2017. Discover the Michelin-awarded culinary delights of Kensington & Chelsea 2017.

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Celebrate the Chelsea Flower Show with a Floral Afternoon Tea at the Draycott

Come and enjoy a quintessentially British treat - an Afternoon Tea - complete with the stunning aromas and vibrant colours of fresh flowers? At the Draycott, our floral themed afternoon tea will be running throughout the Chelsea Flower Show. Find out more about the tea and how you can make your reservations here:

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The Draycott Hotel Launches Flowery Cocktails for the Chelsea Flower Show

With the Cheslea Flower Show just around the corner, we have been making preparations for a series of floral themed cocktails to serve guests. Throughout the week, our usual complimentary 6pm champagne service will also offer everything from the classic G&T with a floral twist to the perfect Pimms that comes laced with delicious fruits. Here is what we will have available:

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