Galvin Blog

Blog from Galvin Restaurants

Thank you for visiting our blog. We hope you enjoy the wide variety of posts here. Please do comment, ask questions and engage with us - we love to chat and share our knowledge and passion for food and drink, this is very much a part of who we are.

(The latest 5 Posts are listed below)


Lots of excitement at the Green Man
THE GREEN MAN Posted: 13/09/2016

Lots of excitement at the Green Man The roof is on and the builders have managed to achieve the original look and feel of the Green Man. The dining room is taking shape with huge ceilings and beautiful French doors leading into the garden, which has beautiful views of the Essex countryside. The huge arched beams inside the dining room are currently being clad in oak to enhance the overall look. The cellar is ready to be stocked w...

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Take your tast buds on tour this month
NEWS Posted: 18/08/2016

This August we are continuing a tradition which we’ve been enjoying for a few years now – the creation of seasonal tasting menus bringing the very best of what we can do with the produce of high summer to the table. At Bistrot de Luxe on Baker Street, head chef Tom Duffill and his team have created a series of elegant variations on a theme to give a distinct twist on a series of classics, wh...

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Refurbishment Progress
THE GREEN MAN Posted: 10/08/2016

Refurbishment Progress We are about half way the refurb of the pub and building of the dining room now. All brick work is done incl. 2 fabulous chimneys in the dining room. All oak beams have been lovingly restored incl. 1 which has been identified as being 1000 yrs. old (compare to something that happened 1000 yrs. ago in England). The cellar is looking huge but it has to hold 40 casks & barrels of craft beer. ...

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Spitalfields Restaurants - Summer at Galvin HOP
GALVIN HOP Posted: 27/07/2016

Spitalfields Restaurants - Summer at Galvin HOP In the last few weeks it’s finally felt as if summer is actually a season at Galvin HOP, rather than just a grey and windy buffer between a grey and windy spring and uncertain autumn. London has stood glittering in the sunshine, fierce heat reflecting from every polished surface and the terraces of restaurants in Spitalfields have been full of hot and thirsty people in equal parts soaking up and h...

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The Green Man in July – Refurbishment Progress
THE GREEN MAN Posted: 26/07/2016

Refurbishing The Green Man is a labour of love and we’re taking care to make sure that everything is exactly as it should be, taking the history and heritage of this great building and enhancing it to create a great British pub for the 21st century and beyond. We are around the half way point and all of the brickwork is complete, including the two grand chimneys in the dining room, both of which h...

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