Back with a BANG!
Like many businesses during the pandemic, Cooks & Partners fought hard to weather this unprecedented storm and we are very pleased to say that we proudly survived. We simply couldn’t have done this without you, our amazing clients!
Hospitality is certainly on the up as confidence increases among corporates, privates, and contracts alike in a post-pandemic era. We are delighted that our growth continues to thrive!
Cooks & Partners are thrilled to announce a new partnership with Mall Galleries on London’s iconic Mall, located in the cultural heart of London’s thriving arts and heritage district between Buckingham Palace and Trafalgar Square.
Mall Galleries is the national focal point for the Federation of British Artists and houses three unique multi-faceted event spaces (the West Gallery, East Gallery and North Gallery) and is now home to the Mall Galleries Café, managed exclusively by Cooks & Partners. Mall Galleries Café is designed to blend in and feel part of the experience and provides a relaxed, tranquil space for visitors to enjoy a carefully crafted coffee, a selection of fine teas, cold drinks together with a selection of sweet treats or savouries, all home-made, or even a spot of lunch!
We are delighted to also have been chosen as the venue’s exclusive event caterer for all events and exhibitions providing a fresh, exciting offer using the finest of quality, locally sourced ingredients in keeping with the seasons. Mall Galleries offers multi-purpose contemporary spaces to hire throughout the year. And new for Christmas this year, we are delighted to be collaborating with Mall Galleries on ringing in the festivities on the Mall through a variety of festive packages which include canape and bowl food receptions to fully seated three course Festive dinners with fully plant-based options readily available.
We are overjoyed to be able to showcase together our unique flare and innovation with this exciting joint venture. Please keep your eyes peeled for further information. Availability is limited; don’t miss out!
The exciting news continues as we are delighted to announce that our partnership with Royal Parks exclusively running Café North Lodge has been extended for a further five years after a highly successful four year tenure.
Café North Lodge is nestled in Brompton Cemetery, this Grade II listed building is a quirky place for a café for those in need of a pit-stop from visiting the Cemetery’s famous residents that include Mary Louisa Molesworth, John Snow, Jean Ingelow and Emmeline Pankhurst. The café itself is light, airy and offers a daily changing menu with a diverse variety of locally sourced produce.
Now to finish on a high, we were extremely delighted to cater our first dinner at the ever impressive Royal Hospital Chelsea in the grand Great Hall. Guests were provided with an fresh, seasonal menu which featured pan fried stone bass with sour cherry, roasted red pepper salsa and aubergine skin crisp for starter and then for main, beef wellington with cardamom and duck jus pouring pots, dauphinoise potatoes, caramelised radicchio, and charred carrots then to finish for dessert, Lemon curd and coconut panna cotta, pink grapefruit crumb, preserved blood orange gel and lemon balm. It’s safe to say all guests left brimming with delight!