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Free Seasonal Set Menu, 2 courses £25 and 3 courses £30
Mon, 26 Feb 2024

Seasonal Set Menu, 2 courses £25 and 3 courses £30

Live Event - Smiths Bar Grill

For all you wonderful 'where-to-go? lunchers', we've got something specially created for you…
Our Seasonal Set Menu, enjoy 2 for £25 or 3 courses for £30 available Mon - Thu 12pm to 4pm for up to 6 guests

From 26 Feb until 3 Mar

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Mon, 26 Feb 2024


Dining Experience - Yuu Kitchen


Tuck into 5 delicious plates for only £21.50

This promotion is perfect for weekday city workers to warm up this winter with a hot lunch and wind down from the busy New Year tasks in the office!

Lunch includes edamame and prawn crackers, your choice of bao and one side, served with steamed rice.

From 26 Feb until 1 Mar

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Free Samba Brunch: Bottomless Food and Drinks
Mon, 26 Feb 2024

Samba Brunch: Bottomless Food and Drinks

Live Event - Ayllu

Every Saturday (12pm-4pm) & Sunday (11am-4pm), enjoy unlimited Japanese-Peruvian Fusion dishes for £37pp or with endless wine, prosecco, or a cocktail of the week for £55pp! Please note, the entire table must opt in to the same drink. (either white wine, red wine, Prosecco or cocktail). Our Samba entertainment will be available from 1:30pm. Immerse yourself in the electrifying sounds and rhythms of Samba while exploring a Nikkei fusion of flavours. Each person may order two dishes of their choice at a time.

From 26 Feb until 3 Mar

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Free Magic Monday with Nick Einhorn
Mon, 26 Feb 2024

Magic Monday with Nick Einhorn

Live Event - Americana

Starting from February 26th, every Monday, we invite you to join us at Americana for an enchanting evening featuring the mesmerizing magic of Nick Einhorn, a gold star member of "The Magic Circle." Experience the enchantment of Dinner with Close-up Magic as you indulge in the finest authentic Southern Soul food in London. At Americana, we turn every Monday into a magical night, promising not just delicious cuisine but an unforgettable experience that blends the best of both worlds – extraordinary magic and exceptional dining. Come make Mondays magical with us at Americana!

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