“It was very important to me to set up an eco-friendly place,” said Manessis. “We are sustainable with the menu too and we source as locally as possible, the furthest away product that we import is from Italy, but it’s mostly English goods we get.”
Gordon's Wine Bar, 47 Villiers St, London. Once home of Samuel Pepys in the 17th century and where Lawrence Oliver wooed Vivien Leigh. With its low vaulted ceilings and semi-dark candlelit cellar, the bar has a timeless feel.