London restaurants have been allowed to reopen for catering for nearly a month. Meanwhile, some have returned with new security measures in place, serving customers who are getting used to a new reality in the hotel industry. From Monday, the government’s “Eat Out to Help Out” discount program arrives, featuring a range of essential London restaurants, best value for money, and even Michelin-starred.
If that will get diners through the doors, time will tell.
- Not content with having a truly incomprehensible amount of money, Jeff Bezos’ Amazon wants more money, and he wants it from supermarkets. Intent on beating them where they can’t win by offering short delivery times, Amazon Fresh’s expansion into the UK supermarket market… is just another sign of being rich and wealthy. logistics charge is a very good combination to get richer.
- Pizza Hut UK will definitely not be history, but something that is history? Paul Hollywood’s handshake. With Great British Cooking resuming filming from quarantine, the rules put an end to the judge fixing his blue eyes on a poor soul, reaching out an arm and offering the dubious reward of grabbing his clammy palm.
- Stay with food television, Celebrity Masterchand has a new champion and is over for another year. Who knows what that might look like in 2021. Really, a new era, which might show cooking can get harder than that.
Remember, despite the reopening of the dining rooms, take-out meals have not disappeared:
Until next week, eat well and be careful.