Outdoors

Luxury alfresco dining in London: The Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park London dining terrace is an opulent setting for a Heston Blumenthal experience

25 of London’s Most Luxurious Alfresco Dining Terraces

With outdoor dining set to be hotter than ever this year (thanks, Covid), it’s time to elevate your alfresco experience at one of London’s more opulent offerings, from top hotels to Michelin-starred restaurants 

Glass pavilions floated up the Thames: The London Project arrives in Canary Wharf

Canary Wharf to Offer Floating Dining Experience ‘Like No Other’

Two floating pavilions have arrived in Canary Wharf’s docks to offer Londoners a new public space and dining experience ‘like no other’ 

The Lighterman is one of the best places for alfresco dining in King's Cross

London’s Best Neighbourhoods for Alfresco Dining

Alfresco dining was popular enough before Covid came along and make it practically compulsory. So where to head? London isn’t short of options, but if you want that grand piazza feel, it’s best to head for a neighbourhood that’s geared up for dining outdoors

Caribbean Beach Club Pops Up on the South Bank for Summer

Can’t fly to the beach this summer? Then let the beach come to you with the latest pop up to hit the South Bank with sand, soca beats and cocktails in coconuts

Borough Market to laucnh new sustainable dining space

Borough Market Reopens with Sunday Trading & Alfresco Dining

As lockdown measures continue to ease, Borough Market is gearing up to welcome more Londoners back with Sunday trading hours and an extended alfresco dining offering

Montague Beach Bar returns for summer 2021 at The Montague Hotel Bloomsbury

Ad Feature Bloomsbury’s Award-Winning Beach Bar is Back!

Be part of the alfresco Bloomsbury Set with a trip to the one of London’s most exclusive summer pop ups – The Montague Beach Bar

Easter egg hunts in London: 2021 outdoor Easter activities are happening!

Post-Lockdown Easter Egg Hunts in London

It’s happening! As lockdown measures ease and the rule of six comes back into play on 29 March, Easter egg hunts are being planned across London. Most are designed for families, but grown ups can get in on the action too with wine and dinner to be won

Lockdown Birthday Ideas: Creative Ways to Celebrate with Friends

We may be in for a ‘summer of fun’ in the UK, but what about those with birthdays to celebrate before lockdown measures ease off? If drinks over Zoom no longer cuts it for you, check out these ideas for a creative birthday with friends online or even a long-distance hen do

Alfresco cinema UK summer 2021: Adventure cinema will tour the UK from London to Wales and Essex to Sunderland

Alfresco Cinema Returns for 2021: Locations & Ticket Release Dates

Nothing says summer like alfresco cinema, and while we wait with baited breath for indoor events to get the go-ahead, tickets to outdoor events will be hotter than ever this year…

Alfresco dining in south west London: The Ivy Cafe, Wimbledon

19 of the Best Alfresco Dining Spots in South West London

When the sun shines, there’s only one thing to do – don the shades and dine alfresco. From Battersea to Balham and Wimbledon to Wandsworth, there’s no shortage of pubs and restaurants with lovely outdoor dining areas in south west London. Here’s The Resident’s top alfresco spots…