“It’s our job and we love what we do,” says Salvatore Scavuzzo, general manager of Al Forno Putney in London, specialising in Sicilian and Italian dishes. Last year, it succeeded in being the most consistent restaurant on the UK network to top the ‘child-friendly’ Diners’ Choice list. Diners’ Choice lists recognise outstanding restaurants in numerous […]
Many small restaurants and food businesses don’t enlist the services of a professional PR. They simply can’t afford it. While that’s understandable, there is a lot they can do to garner the interest of the media without spending a dime or missing out the benefits the exposure entails. Speaking from personal experience, it’s in a […]
Mother’s Day means big business – a 2016 survey* shows that Brits spent a whopping £928m on mums. While cards and flowers are still amongst the best-selling presents, this is not what mums really want. According to the survey, 86 percent of mums would prefer to spend quality time with their nearest and dearest – […]
Out of all the ‘holidays’ we celebrate, it’s safe to say that spoiling our parents is probably the most satisfying. Let’s face it, being a mum or dad is a tough job, so taking a day to recognise this and treat them to some top nosh and pampering is definitely a good thing. This year, […]
Remodeling a restaurant is no simple task. Edinburgh restaurateur, Carina Contini, shares the story behind Contini George Street’s transformation, the major project milestones and her advice to others looking to take on a new look.