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Bird of Smithfield Review

By Adam

26 Smithfield Street, London, EC1A 9LB 0207 559 5100 Last week we were invited to the Bird of Smithfield to sample the work of newly appointed Head Chef, Tommy Boland. Bird of Smithfield is already a Dapper Chapper favourite so we were excited to see what Mr Boland, who comes with a wealth of experience, had […]

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Highland Park MIDWINTER SOCIAL at The Old Truman Brewery

By Adam

Last night some of the team enjoyed an evening with Highland Park Single Malt Scotch Whisky, at The Boiler House in The Old Truman Brewery for their Midwinter Social. The evening was to celebrate an important time of year in the Nordic calendar, Winter Solstice, which marks the shortest day of the year. What does […]

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Hakkasan Las Vegas

By Adam

As any of you who have visited will know the Hakkasan culinary experience really is a cut above, and so when the Dapper Chapper favourite invited us to their Las Vegas restaurant on our recent visit there we absolutely jumped at the chance. And as expected, it did not disappoint. Located inside the MGM Grand […]

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Thomas Pink launches Pink Lion Rugby Club with Brian O’Driscoll

By Tom Dowler

The Pink Lion Rugby Club launches on Tuesday 8th November, with a week of British & Irish Lions fuelled entertainment featuring Lions Legends to celebrate the Official Outfitters, Thomas Pink’s new Tour Collection. As they did for the successful 2013 Lions Tour to Australia, Thomas Pink is once again playing an integral role as Official […]

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Buddha Bar London Review

By Adam

Buddha bar has restaurants all over the world, with each location being unique in its own right. The reason they’ve done well is because diners don’t just go for a good meal but instead more of a dining experience. So we thought we’d see what the fuss is about! Stepping from the busy street in London’s […]

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Lexus VR lounge at Raindance Film Festival

By Michelle Connolly

Lexus VR lounge at Raindance Film Festival The Hospital Club Hosted at The Hospital Club, the Lexus VR lounge at this year’s Raindance Festival was an exciting look at the future of entertainment. What we found most interesting was the announcement that it’s not here to ‘take over’ or replace traditional media, but as a […]

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Silent Pool Gin Garden

By Michelle Connolly

Silent Pool Gin Garden Hoxton Hotel Shoreditch Taking over the Hoxton Hotel’s indoor garden with an inspired life-sized interpretation of it’s own beautiful blue bottle is Silent Pool Gin. Award-winning Surrey Hills crafted gin is sharing it’s vision with the world through a selection of delicious cocktails and curated brunches where gin-infused salmon is top […]

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The Trading House

By Michelle Connolly

The Trading House 89-91 Gresham St London EC2V 7NQ If you’re looking for a quiet evening in the city, this is not the place – it’s filled to the brim with bustling people, delighted conversation, and live music from the talented acoustic guitar player in the corner belting out pop classics. It seems like one […]

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Caketails at Madison

By Michelle Connolly

Madison Roof Terrace 6th Floor, One New Change St. Paul’s London EC4M 9AF Is there a lovelier London landmark than St Paul’s Cathedral? Well, possibly, but when you’re on a rooftop watching the evening sun light up the majestic dome with a cocktail in hand, it’s pretty difficult to think of one. That’s exactly where […]

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Hakkasan – Only At Bruton

By Rashpal Amrit

The Dapper Chapper favorite Hakkasan, launches a global ‘Only At‘ menu. Each restaurant around the world will celebrate the 15th anniversary of the original restaurant in London’s Hanway Place by launching Only At dishes and cocktails. As the name suggests, the unique offering will celebrate each restaurant’s individuality and location. Using seasonal ingredients whilst still […]

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Swingers Golf Review

By Adam

8 Brown’s Buildings (Between St Mary Axe and Bury Street) London EC3A 8AL T: 020 3846 3222 What started as Shoreditch pop-up has now found a permanent home. The chaps behind the hugely popular crazy-golf venue Swingers have been working on a new site which has been developed over 18 months and is now hosted in […]

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Brunch at Montpeliers

By Alex Noble

Brunch; it just seems to be everyone’s favourite meal right now! The meal on fleek and the one that foodies seem to Bombard their social media pages with. But why? It’s a question that’s certainly open for debate but not one we’ll try answer just now. What’s interesting is how many places have tried to […]

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Preview – London Cocktail Week

By Michelle Connolly

Ah, Cocktail Week, where the best and the brightest from London’s scene strut their stuff for seven days of delicious decadence. This year there are over 200 bars taking part, and an immense cocktail village popping up in Old Spitalfields Market. All you need to get involved is your festival pass – on sale now […]

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Backyard Cinema

By Rashpal Amrit

Backyard Cinema is set to unveil a forgotten Jungle in the heart of South London this September, if you like your cinema immersive you will be in for a real treat. This is a real homage to adventure cinema, so get ready to experience the urban jungle with tropical trees and temple ruins. Join the expedition […]