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Drake & Morgan collaborates with ‘godfather of fusion’ for major menu refresh

Restaurant chain Drake & Morgan is rolling out a new spring-summer menu following a unique collaboration with London-based Kiwi chef, restaurateur and food writer, Peter Gordon. Mr Gordon, hailed as the ‘godfather of fusion’, worked alongside the group’s executive chef Robert Mitchell, to create five salads exclusively for the 22-strong outfit with venues in London,

Drake & Morgan credits kitchen design for slashing airside ticket times

A new Drake & Morgan site at Heathrow’s Terminal 4 has credited the design of the kitchen – and the type of equipment within it – with helping it to achieve super-quick ticket times. The new 175-seater casual dining and cocktail bar concept, called ‘The Commission’, was created exclusively for Heathrow and, although a Drake

‘Smart maintenance’ package keeps casual dining kitchens on point

Casual dining chains can significantly boost their bottom line due to a new smart maintenance programme developed by one of the country’s top commercial kitchen specialists. The Advance Group ‘smart maintenance service’ has been developed as part of a comprehensive kitchen solution aimed at food developers and property and purchasing businesses with multi-site operations. Advance’s

POWER LIST 2016, MARKET MOVERS: Robert Mitchell, Group Executive Chef, Drake & Morgan

Drake & Morgan is still a young player in the UK restaurant scene given it was only founded in 2008, but what it lacks in years it more than makes up for in ambition. Having ratcheted its London-focused store estate up to nine sites, it recently dipped into its cash reserves to snap up Corney

Expansive London restaurant group acquires three new sites

Privately owned bar and restaurant group Drake & Morgan, has announced the acquisition of a further three sites, scheduled to open over the next 12 months, bringing its portfolio to 14 following the opening of ‘The Commission’ at Heathrow’s Terminal 4 this summer. As part of Drake & Morgan’s strategy to expand The Refinery brand

Drake & Morgan lands at Heathrow with new casual dining format

Drake & Morgan will open its first airport restaurant and bar at Heathrow’s Terminal 4 this summer.  In a joint venture with the global hospitality and food service provider, Delaware North, ‘The Commission’ by Drake & Morgan will be a new casual all-day dining concept created exclusively for the airport. Located airside in the terminal,

Tipping point: Drake & Morgan calls on Thermodyne when kitchen life gets chaotic

When a seasonal spike in business provided an opportunity for Drake & Morgan to triple its sales recently, its biggest fear was buckling under the strain of demand. FEJ hears how utilising the latest food warming solutions helped the restaurant chain to coast through what could have been a very tricky period. As any hardened

FEJ March edition is free to view online today

The latest edition of Foodservice Equipment Journal is available to view free of charge online from today. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE MARCH EDITION OF FOODSERVICE EQUIPMENT JOURNAL The current edition features an exclusive interview with Neil Wickers, CEO of Carluccio’s, on how a review of the business after he first took over last year