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The Jugged Hare

The Jugged Hare, Chiswell Street Dining Rooms (Photos and text of interview courtesy of Catering Insight magazine) Hansens is one of the capital’s foremost commercial kitchen installers, generating a huge chunk of its revenue from delivering professional catering projects involving … Continue reading

Hansens Zucca Kitchen Project


Zucca, Bermondsey, London Zucca chef-proprietor Sam Harris has created a stylish and welcoming environment offering great value Italian cuisine. “It was important when selecting my kitchen supplier to choose a company that had the experience and skills that were essential … Continue reading

You Make a Cake

You Make a Cake

You make a cake, SW17 A DIY bakery specialising in parties and baking days for children’s birthdays, hen nights, girls nights, weddings, baby showers, team-building and corporate bonding, You Make a Cake makes baking fun and easy; and they clear … Continue reading

St Pancras Commercial kitchen provided by Hansens

St Pancras Renaissance Hotel

St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, London The eagerly awaited opening of the five-star St Pancras Renaissance Hotel London, hit the headlines for all the right reasons. Costing around £200m to develop, the property was relaunched 138 years to the day it … Continue reading



PHO, Brighton Vietnamese street food restaurant chain Pho hopes to open 15 sites in the next four to five years. Founded in 2005 by Stephen and Juliette Wall, the latest opening is Black Lion Street, Brighton. At 4,500sq ft it … Continue reading

The Old Brewery

The Old Brewery

The Old Brewery, Greenwich An extraordinary mix of experimental brewery, café, restaurant and heritage site, the Grade II listed Old Brewery is also only a stone’s throw from the world’s last tea clipper, the Cutty Sark. It also sits alongside … Continue reading

L'Absinthe - A Hansen's project

L’ Absinthe

L’Absinthe, Chalk Farm “A recession proof delight; Exceptional value; Single-handedly inspiring customers with his enthusiasm.” So say the media critics of Jean-Christophe Slowik’s L’Absinthe restaurant. Opened in November 2007 on Chalcot Road, the French neighbourhood bistro now has a new … Continue reading



Hawksmoor, Seven Dials Just three minutes walk from Covent Garden station, steak restaurant and cocktail bar Hawksmoor is splendidly located under the streets in the old Watney-Combe brewery. The second restaurant in the group, Hawksmoor features a 128-seat restaurant, 50-cover … Continue reading

Casa Malevo - Outside view of the restaurant

Casa Malevo

Thursday was the night for futbol. For five years Argentinean ex-pats Diego Jacquet and Roberto Tavoloni met weekly at a London pitch with their fellow countrymen to enjoy the sacred game. Diego had worked at Ferran Adria’s El Bulli in … Continue reading