The Caterer
Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

Sodexo Prestige wins £30m contract to run food and beverage at the Montcalm hotel

15 November 2011 by

Sodexo Prestige - the event hospitality and fine-dining arm of Sodexo - has announced its first five-star hotel contract, with a £30m deal to run the food and beverage operation at the Montcalm, London.

The 10-year contract will see the group providing all dining, bar, restaurant and in-room services to the 150-bedroom hotel, located near Marble Arch.

As part of the contract, a new 90-seat restaurant and bar with private dining room called the Grill has just launched at the hotel.

Overseen by executive chef Andrew Ives, the restaurant will feature dishes such as foie gras torchon on toasted brioche with honey and pickled vegetables; grilled cutlet of English rose veal, fricassee of peas and potatoes; and spatchcock corn-fed chicken for two with a herb, lemon and garlic baste.

David Johnson, Sodexo Prestige leisure and sport managing director, said that it was exciting news for Sodexo Prestige as it was the company's first partnership with a five-star hotel.

"It is a great opportunity for us to showcase our abilities in the international hotel market and demonstrate the five-star service we can provide," he said. "Adding the Montcalm hotel to our portfolio will strengthen our business significantly in this market sector."

Ramesh Arora, the hotel's managing director, said that Sodexo Prestige had secured the contract because of the group's proven track record of high-end catering and understanding of its clients' business.

Montcalm Hotels to open luxury property in London >>

London's Montcalm hotel offers personal scents >>

Rhodes to runs restaurants at London's Cumberland hotel >>

By Janet Harmer

E-mail your comments to Janet Harmer here.

Tabletalk
Tabletalk
If you have something to say on this story or anything else join the debate at Table Talk - Caterer's new networking forum. Go to www.catererandhotelkeeper.com/tabletalk

Catererandhotelkeeper.com jobs

Looking for a new job? Find your next job here with Catererandhotelkeeper.com jobs

Blogs on Catererandhotelkeeper.com ](http://www.catererandhotelkeeper.com/blogs) Catch up with more news and gossip on all Caterer's blogs
[E-newsletters](http://www.catererandhotelkeeper.com/email-newsletters.htm)[ For the latest hospitality news, sign up for our E-newsletters
The Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email

Start the working day with The Caterer’s free breakfast briefing email

Sign Up and manage your preferences below

Check mark icon
Thank you

You have successfully signed up for the Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email and will hear from us soon!

Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

The highest official awards for UK businesses since being established by royal warrant in 1965. Read more.

close

Ad Blocker detected

We have noticed you are using an adblocker and – although we support freedom of choice – we would like to ask you to enable ads on our site. They are an important revenue source which supports free access of our website's content, especially during the COVID-19 crisis.

trade tracker pixel tracking