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No. 2 - Steve Cotten (AKA ‘Britain’s Grumpiest Landlord’)

Alongside a cat (yes, a cat) named ‘(Frederick Albert) Hitler’ as his barman, the landlord of the “maddest pub in Britain” Steve Cotten is...

Positivity From Pleurat

Refugee turned “one-man vodka band” Pleurat Shabani shares a message of positivity (and a reminder that we’ll all be having a martini or three...

No. 27 - Francesco Macera

Naples born Francesco Macera found fame in London whilst working at Frankie Dettori’s restaurant, Sette. Here, aside from showing great skills as a cocktail...

Sods, bitches and gin

Raising a toast to World Gin Day with VII Hills gin at La Brasserie   Created to honour Steven Berkoff’s debut novel, Sod the Bitches!, and...

No. 29 - Pablo Salcedo

This cheerful barman lives in Chelsea and works at La Brasserie in South Kensington. Known for his superb Negronis, Pablo Salcedo is a founding member...

Overheard: 15th September

Classic clangers from the last week   Drinking like Churchill At The Duke of Clarence pub in Old Brompton Road, South Kensington an elderly drinker was overheard...

A missive from Mayfair

Restaurateur Gavin Rankin shares his views on summer in Mayfair   August, in Mayfair, used never to be the high spot of a restaurant’s year. Tumbleweed blew...

Overheard: 19th August

Classic clangers from the last week   Pret a Menu “Have you a menu?” asked a burka clad Arab in Pret in Knightsbridge. The server answered: “No...

No. 68 - Alejandro Flores

The most popular drink maker in Chelsea’s signature phrase is “Oh yes”. This jolly Bolivian is the bar manager at La Brasserie and invented...

Dale Thomson: “What’s on your mantelpiece?”

The Steeple Times asks The Palm’s barman Dale Thomson: “What’s on your mantelpiece?”   The Steeple Times shares “wit and wisdom”. What’s your guiding force? “A positive...

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