Richard Caring , owner of Caprice Holdings Ltd., is revising his plans for a restaurant on the site of the Theatre Museum in Covent Garden after his application was rejected by Westminster City Council in May.
Investors led by billionaire Richard Caring reached a deal for a 330 million-pound ($518- million) financing package to pay a loan held by Ireland’s National Asset Management Agency and buy a building in London’s Mayfair district, CoStar Group Inc. reported.
Caprice Holdings Ltd., the restaurant business of entrepreneur Richard Caring , plans to open an eatery in the former Theatre Museum in Covent Garden, a site that the owners of the Wolseley had planned to take.
Ferran Adria from El Bulli, Heston Blumenthal of the Fat Duck and Thomas Keller from the French Laundry are among chefs expected to attend the S. Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants at the Guildhall in London tonight.
Landlords in Mayfair and St. James’s, two of London’s most expensive neighborhoods, are exploiting a shrinking supply of new or refurbished office space to charge hedge funds and financial firms the highest rents in three years.