Tobacco Dock announces launch of Tobacco Dock Food
Tobacco Dock is delighted to announce the launch of Tobacco Dock Food providing in-house catering ranging from street food to fine dining from it’s new state of the art kitchens. Building on Tobacco Dock’s excellent food credentials, Tobacco Dock Food will enable the venue to offer the very best catering provision in the London marketplace, leading the way in conference, award, event and corporate dining.
After a competitive tender process, Tobacco Dock Food has been developed through an exclusive partnership between Tobacco Dock and bespoke caterers, Tapenade. This exciting partnership brings a wide range of industry experience and understanding of what clients demand from an end-to-end events and catering offer.
Alex Campbell, who was headhunted from the Royal Society of Arts and was previously Sales & Marketing Director at Dish, will lead the Tobacco Dock Food team. Joining Alex will be Harriet Powley, as Operations Manager. The Executive Chef and other key appointments will be confirmed shortly.
Known internationally for their unparalleled pedigree in terms of food credentials, Tobacco Dock has had some of the country’s most famous chefs and restaurants serving dishes in the venue, including Monica Galetti, Tom Kitchin, José Pizarro and Dan Doherty and has even hosted Noma’s only pop-up in the UK.
Jonathan Read, Commercial Director at Tobacco Dock, says “We are building an industry-leading team of food and drink professionals and investing in a state-of-the-art production and service kitchen, an outstanding tasting room and beautiful dining facilities. By creating Tobacco Dock Food and forming this exciting joint venture with Tapenade we are able to offer outstanding quality, flexible choices for the broad range of events we host and better value for money than our competitors.”
Tim Stevens, Managing Director of Tapenade: “We are immensely proud to be part of Tobacco Dock Food and partner with Tobacco Dock – their ambition to be the biggest and best in London hospitality, is exactly the kind of challenge that we love. We are putting together a mouth-watering range of menus and packages along with a team of experienced, passionate food and drinks professionals”.
The new Tobacco Dock Food team will enable the venue to offer the very best catering options in the marketplace, leading the way in conference, award, event and corporate dining.