The public’s favourite London bars and clubs have been revealed as part of the line-up of winners in the 2015 London Lifestyle Awards.
The title of bar of the year went to The Mayor of Scaredy Cat Town (pictured), hidden behind a Smeg fridge in The Breakfast Club in Spitalfields and noted for its cocktails and its design by Finch Interiors. The runner-up was Aqua Shard.
The award for best hospitality group went to Inception Group, which operates bars and clubs such as Mr Fogg’s in Mayfair, Bunga Bunga, Cahoots, Maggie’s, Barts, Beaver Lodge, Cocobananas and the newly opened Mr Fogg’s Tavern in Covent Garden.
Mahiki was named best club while Novikov took the title of restaurant of the year. Home House was named best members club and the Ham Yard Hotel was best hotel. Innerplace was named the best concierge company.
The winners were announced last night at a ceremony at the Hilton Park Lane across 20 categories, of which 15 were voted on by members of the public.
Full list of winners
Hospitality group of the year: Inception Group
Bar of the year: The Mayor of Scaredy Cat Town
Restaurant of the year: Novikov
Club of the year: Mahiki
Members club of the year: Home House
Live music venue of the year: PizzaExpress Jazz Club
Hotel of the year of the year: Ham Yard
Concierge company of the year: Innerplace
Coffee shop of the year: The Espresso Room
London ambassador of the year: Errol Douglas
London fitness facility of the year: The Third Space
Hair salon of the year: Taylor Taylor
Health and beauty facility of the year: EF Medispa
Cultural attraction of the year: Victoria & Albert Museum
Fashion retailer of the year: Melissa Odabash
Festival of the year: Udderbelly
Theatre show of the year: Charlie & the Chocolate Factory