Pure CF, a leading UK restaurant furniture manufacturer in Staffordshire, have made over 200 items of exclusively designed furniture for Michelin starred chef Tom Kerridge’s debut London restaurant which opened to huge acclaim this week.
Tom Kerridge, TV-chef personality, author and chef-proprietor of the two Michelin-starred pub The Hand & Flowers in Marlow has made his exciting London restaurant debut with the celebrated opening of Kerridge’s Bar and Grill at the Corinthia hotel, widely regarded as one of the best 5* hotels in the Capital.
The Michelin starred chef turned to the furniture designer and manufacturer Pure CF to provide all the exclusive bespoke furniture for this exciting project.
“It has been a fantastic experience collaborating with Pure CF on this very special project. The brief was challenging but they delivered on every level. For Kerridge’s Bar & Grill, we wanted beautifully produced, expertly crafted furniture that will stand the test of time as we hope the restaurant will. Pure CF invested a great deal of time, passion and energy to deliver a first-class interior, which has been above and beyond our expectations.” said Tom Kerridge
The bespoke furniture helped to create the distinctive restaurant interior which was expertly crafted by the talented team with over 35 years’ industry experience at Pure CF at their factory in Stone.
Pure CF manufactured:
-Luxurious dining chairs and deep-buttoned backed banquettes upholstered in burgundy leather
-Handmade dining and bar tables using oak stained to the original timber walls of the restaurant
-Dining chairs, Bar high seats, low bar seats and tub chairs, all exclusively designed and modified for comfort and to meet with the client’s design expectations
-Bespoke upcycled cheese and bread station with butchers block and marble counter to breath new life into an old fixture and 4 wooden sommelier stations with added brass features
The brief was very exciting as many of the ideas proposed were exclusive designs, which required a great deal of research and development from Pure CF’s technical design team, who specialise in bringing bespoke requests to life. The end results speak for themselves and all the team at Pure CF embraced this prestigious work with a great deal of passion and commitment to ensure Pure CF’s renowned impeccable quality and service is delivered yet again.
“It is a real privilege to be chosen by Tom Kerridge to collaborate on this prestigious project and to supply our handmade furniture to his new London restaurant. We know that first impressions count when it comes to high end hospitality and Pure CF are well-known throughout the UK restaurant sector for our excellent service and impeccable quality furniture. I am incredibly proud of the whole team who have embraced this project with their endless professionalism and passion.’’ said Pure CF Executive Chairman, Paul Gill
Kerridge’s Bar & Grill is situated in the grand, high-ceilinged restaurant space in the landmark hotel offering 90 covers in the restaurant and 40 in the adjacent bar. The room features a luxurious dark green and burgundy colour palette and is furnished with a mixture of leather-upholstered dining chairs and deep, button-backed banquettes. Pure CF’s team of skilled craftsmen designed banquettes and booths as well as a cheese and bread station, and four sommelier stations specifically for the venue.
Pure CF have established a reputation as one of the leading suppliers of high quality loose furniture, fixed seating and cabinetry products to the UK hospitality industry. Supplying a whole range of items that have been designed to be extremely durable whilst maintaining a stylish aesthetic, using the finest quality materials and the expert skills of the talented team of craftsmen and women at their factory in Stone. In the last 12 months alone, their handmade furniture has been installed in high profile restaurants and hotels all over the UK and around the world including recent projects for high profile brands in New York, Dubai and Italy.