“I believe it is customary in good society to take some slight refreshment at five o’clock,” Oscar Wilde. A tradition we are evangelical about here at The Savoy, our Afternoon Tea is a delicious combination of delicate pastries, delectable sandwiches and a range of flavourful teas. Enjoy a little me time as you relax in the beautiful tranquility of the Thames Foyer.
Hosted by one of The Savoy's senior bartenders, the cocktail making masterclass will delight guests who enjoy the artistic process of making classic and innovative cocktails, with lessons on how to make four exquisite drinks. Take the skills you learn from this incredible experience and impress the guests at your next dinner party.
Drawing on 130 years of musical moments, The Savoy Songbook mixes 20 cocktails and songs that take you on a musical and taste experience that defines the atmosphere of the American Bar. Recorded by resident pianist Jon Nickoll, The Savoy Songbook album, features 'American Bar Song', written by Jon, and provides the perfect American Bar atmosphere wherever you are!
Today marks the official birthday of HM Queen Elizabeth II and the celebrations will include the historical Trooping the Colour in our wonderful capital. This is a tradition which dates back to the 1700s where various regiments wouldshow off their flags so that all the troops would recognise their banners during battle.
We are delighted to announce that the Beaufort Bar has won Best Bar at the third annual British Restaurant Awards. This achievement is another wonderful addition to what has already been an exciting year for the Beaufort Bar, following the launch of its cocktail menu 'Music, Magic & Drama', which celebrates the bar's theatrical history. Congratulations to the fantastic team for all of their hard work and dedication!
The Age of Discovery is a unique collaboration between The Savoy, Cunard and Jack Daniel’s and explores the exciting period of exploration between 1500 and 1800. This evocative cocktail combines The Savoy's Jack Daniel's Single Barrel with eight year old Bacardi rum and a blend of spices to create a concoction that is delicious, flavourful and deeply complex. You can purchase your limited edition bottle here:
As Henry James so perfectly put it, “There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as Afternoon Tea," and we couldn't agree more! A tradition that we adore here at The Savoy, our Summer Afternoon Tea includes a splendid and varied range of teas including those supplied by our partner JING Tea that will leave you feeling refreshed and tranquil.
Today marks the birthday of the iconic and glamorous Marilyn Monroe who can be seen here with Laurence Olivier during a press conference when she visited England to film The Prince and the Showgirl in 1956. For those interested in our rich and lavish history, our historical tours with archivist Susan Scott will reveal many of the stories which have made The Savoy the pinnacle of British heritage that it is today.
Written by Ray Davies, 'Waterloo Sunset' describes the beautiful view he enjoyed crossing the Waterloo Bridge when he was studying at Croydon Art School. The ‘Window into Paradise’ cocktail not only picks up on the lyrics of the song, but also has the same colour as the beautiful sunset you can see through the
Iconic and mesmerising, the collection of Christian Dior's work at the Victoria and Albert Museum is a luxurious treat for the eyes! Tickets for Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams may have sold out but you can still experience this delight for yourself when you book the Savoy Fashion Experience which includes tickets to this incredible exhibition and an overnight stay. www.luxetravel.com.hk
Our friends at Gordon Ramsay’s Production company Studio Ramsay are casting for a brand new TV series taking place at The Savoy. If you have any upcoming celebrations or events and would like to host them somewhere special then please contact Studio Ramsay for more information by WhatsApp 07856916410 or email at email@example.com.
The dramatic jet-black and burnished gold décor of the Beaufort Bar makes it the ideal oasis in the heart of busy London. As you wander through its doors, let the stress of the day melt away as you enjoy a range of rich and flavourful cocktails which exude the glamour of a time when stars graced the renowned cabaret stage at The Savoy.
This Father's Day, give your Dad a gift that he will cherish forever with our Carving Masterclass where the master carvers at Simpson's in the Strand will share their wisdom and tips for carving meat to the highest standard. The newly trained carvers will then attend a delicious three-course meal where they can show off their skills .
Joe Harper, Assistant Bars Manager recommends a variety of whiskeys to enjoy this World Whiskey Day including the Kavalan Concertmaste which he describes as "an outrageous bottle from Taiwan - full of flavour and attitude, with a port cask finish affording a rich and decadent lingering smoothness." Experience the wonderful world of exotic whiskeys in the Beaufort Bar and learn about their varied and unique histories.
With so many incredible events happening in the hustle and bustle of London right now, from Photo London to Museums at Night, there is no better time to go out and explore what our glorious capital has to offer. Enjoy your busy day knowing that your home from home will welcome you back with a luxurious embrace.
Supporting the important work of Ataxia UK, a leading charity in the UK for people affected by any type of Ataxia, the Natasha cocktail was created by the American Bar team in honour of a guest suffering from Ataxia who sadly passed away earlier this year. The proceeds from the Natasha cocktail will be donated to support this incredible charity.
Jalen N'Gonda returns to The Savoy with intimate performances as part of our Musician in Residence series. Having been hailed as ‘a voice full of nuances and golden songs’ at the 2018 Montreux Jazz Talent Awards, Jalen was selected as one of three winners by an Artists Committee comprising renowned artists Aloe Blacc, Richard Bona, Derrick Hodge, and Bugge Wesseltoft. Join us for an evening of wonderful music and a delicious Escoffier inspired menu in the heart of The Savoy.
After a busy day in the office or out and about exploring London, nothing beats relaxing with a cocktail or a delicious dinner whilst listening to the best live music. May sees performances by Damian Flood, Nimal Leon, Mandy Meadows and more in the Thames Foyer. Over in the American Bar, enjoy the musical skills of Jon Nickoll, Dave Lewis, and others.
Cookie Monster and Gonger certainly enjoyed their trip to London and a fabulous Afternoon Tea in the glamorous Thames Foyer. Don't miss out on all the fantastic events going on in our wonderful capital this May, from being dazzled by colourful flowers and garden designs at the prestigious RHS Chelsea Flower Show to special after-hours events at some of London’s best galleries and attractions at Museums at Night. There will be something to suit everyone this May, so enjoy the vibrant energy of London knowing that your home from home will be there for your return.
There are so many exciting events happening in London this Easter weekend, from an Easter Trail at the Horniman Museum and Gardens to a Lindt Gold Bunny Hunt in the wonderful Kensington Palace. We're also hosting a lovely Easter Egg hunt in the River Room on Sunday for your little ones to enjoy. With so many activities to keep you and your family busy this weekend, relax knowing that your home from home will be waiting for your return.
We are incredibly excited for acclaimed jazz vocalist Judi Jackson to join us for a series of intimate performances as our first Musician in Residence from 24 April. Having recently launched her debut album ‘Live in London’, we look forward to welcoming her as she shares her exciting new repertoire.
There are few things better than a deliciously decadent brunch with family and friends. Add a little Savoy style to your Easter celebrations this year with our luxurious Easter Sunday Brunch served exclusively at Kaspar's and for any children dining with us, we have a wonderful Easter Egg hunt taking place in the River Room.
The beautiful dishes at Kaspar's are not bound by the seasons but instead inspired by them, and our slow cooked Loch Duart salmon served alongside a delicious dill and mustard emulsion is no exception. Enjoy the calm tranquility of your surroundings when you dine with us and experience the freshest of seasonal flavours which will leave you eager for more!
Another exciting first for The Savoy, we are introducing a Musician in Residence, who will perform a series of gigs in the glorious Thames Foyer. Acclaimed jazz vocalist Judi Jackson will be the first to take up residence. Having recently launched her debut album ‘Live in London’, we look forward to welcoming her as she shares her exciting new repertoire.
Our delicious Willowbrook Farm lamb noisette served with smoked aubergine, refreshing pomegranate and a cumin jus is sure to make the time you spend with friends and family this Easter extra special. Available exclusively on our Easter Sunday Brunch menu at Kaspar's, this collection of fresh and vibrant flavours will give you celebrations the luxury only The Savoy can provide.
The glitz and glamour of the golden age of fashion was an incredibly exciting time and The Savoy played a part in this when Christian Dior made his debut in the Lancaster Ballroom back in 1950. Enjoy the same magical luxury with the Savoy Fashion experience which includes tickets to see the showcase of Dior's designs at Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams at the Victoria and Albert Museum, an overnight stay and a Savoy breakfast to round it all off in style!
Enjoy the luxuriously dramatic atmosphere of the Beaufort Bar in true Savoy Style with food that will ignite your senses and leave you eager for more. This deliciously crispy pork belly served with a sweet honey and soya glaze topped with sesame seeds is the perfect partner to whichever drinks you enjoy most.
Experience the sublime elegance of the American Bar wherever you are with the Savoy Songbook. Developed with the American Bar’s resident pianist, Jon Nickoll, the team delved into our rich history of musical moments to find the twenty songs that define the atmosphere that only the American Bar can provide. All listening links are available here:
Give your Easter celebrations a decadent dash of Savoy style when you indulge in our Easter Sunday Brunch menu available exclusively at Kaspar's. This temptingly vibrant foie gras and chocolate terrine served with delicately sweet candied kumquat on delicious sourdough is sure to ignite your senses and leave you eager to return.