The London Bailliage is the oldest bailliage in Britain, founded in 1959.
We comprise a cosmopolitan group of enthusiastic amateur gastronomes and working professionals who celebrate and provide “good food, good wine and camaraderie around the table”!
London is one of the world’s greatest culinary cities and we count ourselves very fortunate to be able to take advantage of so wide a range of cuisines and venues. We meet five or six times a year for lunch or dinner, some black tie and others more casual.
Chaîne membership gives access to events organised by Bailliages throughout the world. We take pleasure in welcoming visiting members from abroad, travelling alone or as part of an organised Chaine tour.
Non-members are also most welcome to come to one of our events as a paying guest and experience the friendly atmosphere in which we enjoy the wonderful food, wine and service which our professional members offer to us.
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Vive la Chaine!
Jeune Chaîne Member Chloe Chia Appointed as Vice-Chargée de Presse for London!
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Jeune Chaîne member Chloe Chia as Vice-Chargée de Presse of the London Bailliage! Chloe is an ardent foodie and amateur photographer, as well as a legacy member of the CDR. Vive la Chaine!
Champagne Tasting & Sabrage with the Sabre d’Or
To celebrate the anniversaries of the Chaine GB and the Sabre d’Or, we are holding a joint Champagne Tasting with Sabrage! Sample delicious vintages under the expert guidance of Vice-Conseiller Gastronomique Honoraire Julian White - and learn the ancient art of opening a bottle of champagne with a sabre! This event will take place at the Hotel Xenia in London. Further details follow soon. Vive la Chaine and Vive le Sabre d’Or!