Hooray it's the Bank Holiday weekend! It's time to relax and indulge and what better way to enjoy the three-day break than with a champagne afternoon tea, a new restaurant visit or a trip to the cinema to watch Chris Evans in Captain America: Civil War?
Read on for this week's hot events and new releases...
Enjoy an indulgent start to the day, relaxing with friends and family at the Hilton Manchester Deansgate as it launches its limited edition Champagne Breakfast in Cloud 23. It's available on Saturdays and Sundays until the end of July and guests can enjoy the perfect formula of fine food, bubbles and sophisticated surroundings, basking in spectacular views of the city. Sip champagne while feasting on parma ham and smooth creamy Somerset brie, along with granola and heavenly fresh natural yoghurt. And what savoury breakfast is complete without classic smoked salmon and scrambled egg. The Champagne Breakfast is available for £35 per person.
For more information visit cloud23bar.com
Captain America: Civil War
Captain America (Chris Evans) and Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.) go head to head as the Avengers face mounting political pressure regarding their accountability. Marvel fans won't be disappointed, with comic book favourites including Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), the Scarlet Witch (Elizabeth Olsen), Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner) and Cap's best friend Bucky (Sebastian Stan) taking sides as the feud escalates into an all-out battle.
FOOD AND DRINK
Head down to the new and improved Murakami, which has just undergone its impressive relaunch. The Japanese restaurant welcomes guests to try its signature sushi rolls and dishes from the robata grill. A must-try is the pressed salmon with Murakami sauce, and Aguri salmon roll with lime zest and asparagus. Other specialties include popcorn prawn tempura with spicy yuzu mayo and the famed rib eye with shiitake and yuzu sweet soya sauce. To finish, try the matcha cheesecake or cherry blossom macaroons, whipped up by the resident Japanese pastry chef.
For more information visit murakami.london.
Ron Zacapa supperclub
Tickets are now on sale for an exclusive luxury supperclub. Rum brand Ron Zacapa and celebrated chef Lee Westcott have teamed up to host the special event at Typing Room on 9 May. Each dish of the three-course meal celebrates the gastronomic art of slow dining – and will be paired with a smooth rum cocktail. Slow cured sea trout, 72-hour braised beef cheek and a chocolate, pineapple and rum dessert all feature on the menu.
To books tickets visit designmynight.com.
A sociological drama and crime thriller, Hard Tide is based on the true story of Jake (Nathanael Wiseman), a small time criminal from a British coastal town. A product of 'broken Britain' and a struggling care system, Jake enters into a turf war against a local gangster (Mem Ferda). His world is thrown into complete chaos when he befriends a neglected nine-year-old girl Jade (Alexandra Newick) after a tragic accident.