To mark the RHS Chelsea Flower show this May 21st – 27th, a number of restaurants in Chelsea and across London will be adding fabulous floral touches to their drinks and dinner menus. What better way to celebrate a city in bloom?
RHS Chelsea Flower Show at Tom’s Kitchen
To celebrate the RHS Chelsea Flower Show this May, Tom’s Kitchen Chelsea have created a range of floral dishes, and the restaurant will also be adorned with incredible floral installations from renowned local florist, Lavender Green Flowers Tom Aikens and his team of chefs have designed a range of innovative floral dishes that will be available from 23rd to 29th May.
Ornate floral terrace and flower-inspired menus at German Gymnasium
During the Chelsea Flower Show, guests at Grade II listed restaurant, German Gymnasium, will experience dishes and a terrace transformed by flowers. Featuring edible blooms throughout, the specially-designed menu offers fresh and floral dishes including crisp dandelion salad, with fresh raspberries and an acacia blossom honey dressing and rhubarb and custard with elderflower ice-cream. A range of cocktails comprising edible flowers, fresh fruits and floral infusions has also been designed to mark the occasion.
LIMA in bloom during Chelsea Flower Show
Michelin-starred LIMA and aptly named LIMA Floral, will be in full bloom during the Chelsea Flower Show, with a range of the Peruvian restaurant’s dishes garnished with rare and unusual flowers. A standout offering is the Octopus Olivo, a dish of braised octopus served with purple corn and botija olive and adorned with vene cress and delicately plated pansies.
Blossoming menus at Avenue, St James’s
To mark this year’s Chelsea Flower Show, guests at Avenue, St James’s can opt to enjoy a floral-themed menu and a range of specially-designed cocktails. Using seasonal ingredients and adorned with edible flowers, dishes include pickled cucumber & strawberry salad with fennel pollen and scallop ceviche with vanilla and pink peppercorn.