News & Events

Valentine’s Day

We will celebrate Valentine’s Day this year on a leisurely Saturday evening of Valentine’s weekend. With two romantic menus, including one for vegetarian diners, in a romantic setting of open fire, candles, flowers, tables set well apart, soft lighting inside, our garden gleaming green and silver through the windows and…

Next Classical Recital

Ahmed Dickinson Cárdenas – Cuban Classical guitar Sunday 7th February, 7:30pm Ahmed Dickinson Cárdenas’ last performance at The Dysart was in June 2014, and was so popular we booked him to perform the same recital two weeks later. The forthcoming recital explores Ahmed’s beloved Cuban music alongside some classic repertoire…

Barny’s and Kenneth’s Table and Wine Dinner

Tuesday 12 January 2016 Barny and Kenneth will be creating a menu with food and wine pairings specially for the occasion and will personally introduce the dishes and the wines. We will be using the best of the January ingredients and providing some insights into the depth, range and variety…

Autumn into Winter at The Dysart Petersham

The leaves and colours are nearly gone as we write. The outside scene is very different; suddenly sculptural and spare again, a whole new beauty of structure and shapes laid bare. Timing of the seasons may be changing, but the fundamental rhythm remains and the simple comfort to be derived…

Sugar in the news

Tax or no tax – threat to health and the NHS – blessing or villain? Abused by exploitative multi-nationals and greatly misunderstood? The simple truth is we all know sugar is both good and bad. The bad In culinary terms, our area of interest, the charge against sugar is that…