Built in 1939, the 69-room Townhouse hotel is an excellent example of such a building. I imagine it must have seen some action in its time. Like many of the hotels along the Collins Avenue strip, it’s changed hands many times since it first opened. Judging by the throng of hip young things and constant stream of photo shoots for local and international magazines and cool brands like Campari and Nike, it still gets a lot of action.
Will Beckett and Huw Gott, the clever chaps behind Hawksmoor, are adding a new venue to their growing empire: a new 60-cover bar.
Swordfish fillet served with a Lopez de Heredia 2000 Gran Reserva rosé. Vineyard Grill, The Ritz-Carlton Grande Lakes Orlando.
Jamón at Ibérica London, Canary Wharf