Evening events, Food & drink

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Meet the Brewer with Broughton Ales

Broughton bring along a selection of tipples to try.

Sofi's, Edinburgh

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 0131 555 7019

PizzaExpress' 'Live Knead' Pizza

If you knead more pizza in your life, come along to the 'Live Knead' event, which sees online trending topics transformed into a one-day special.

Pizza Express, London WC2H

Mon 30 Mar

Free

Tue 31 Mar

Free

Wed 1 Apr

Free

…and 4 more dates until 7 Apr

Allo Allo: Le Dinner Show

Laughlines Comedy Entertainment recreate the nostalgia of the much-loved 1980s sitcom Allo Allo while diners enjoy a three course meal. Guests of honour include the head of Gestapo Herr Flick and Lieutenant Gruber.

Wyvern Theatre, Swindon

Sat 23 May

£45 / 01793 524481

Oktoberfest

Party like you're in Bavaria, minus the plane fare. Drink the beer, eat the bratwurst, wear the lederhosen and party the night away, stein in hand. There's even a family-friendly Sunday lunch for the kinder.

West Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Sat 10 Oct

Free on Wed; £5 Thu & Sun; £10 Fri & Sat / 07435 428290

Part of Oktoberfest.

Food and Craft Fair

An opportunity to buy local, with local craftspeople, cooks and bakers selling everything from jewellery to jam. Organised by the Eric Liddell Centre.

Eric Liddell Centre, Edinburgh

Wed 2 Dec

Free / 0131 447 4520

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The James Watt Dinner

IESIS, Scotland's only multidisciplinary professional engineering body, host the James Watt Dinner which includes a complimentary glass of bubbly on arrival, a four-course meal, a wee dram to toast Mr Watt and Entertainment Hall of Fame 2015 announcements.

Radisson Blu Hotel, Glasgow

Fri 2 Oct

£52 / 0141 248 3721

Moet Academy – Bringing the Champagne Region to the Heart Of London

An educational wine experience, following classic wines from grape to glass.

Oxo Tower, London SE1

Tue 14 Apr

£40 / 020 7021 1686

Thu 16 Apr

£40 / 020 7021 1686

Fri 17 Apr

£40 / 020 7021 1686

…and 4 more dates until 24 Apr

Only Fools And Three Courses

Fun night of comedy and good food with the characters of Only Fools and Horses. Marlene and Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner, but will things go to plan with Del, Rodney and Uncle Albert on the guest list? Don't sit under the chandelier, though.

Best Western Marks Tey Hotel, Colchester

Fri 10 Jul

£34.95

The Centenary Pavilion At Leeds United AFC Ltd

Fri 8 May

£35 (includes meal, show and disco) / 0871 334 1919

Denton Lounge, Worthing

Tue 2 Jun

£39.50 (price includes a three-course meal)

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Singles Night

Busy night for singles ages 30+ to mingle and meet. Smart jeans are allowed but no rips.

Bondhay Golf Club, Worksop

Fri 10 Apr

£4 / 01909 723608

Fri 24 Apr

£4 / 01909 723608

Fri 8 May

£4 / 01909 723608

…and 43 more dates until 30 Dec 2016

Al Pacino in Leeds

An Experience with Al Pacino. A black tie dinner with the Hollywood legend.

The Centenary Pavilion At Leeds United AFC Ltd

Sat 16 May

£125–£500 / 0871 334 1919

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'Allo 'Allo: The Dinner Show

An interactive tribute to the sitcom presented by Laughlines, featuring songs, improvisation and a three course meal.

Grand Opera House, Belfast

Wed 10 Jun

£44.50 inc meal / 028 9024 0411

Thu 11 Jun

£44.50 inc meal / 028 9024 0411

Fri 12 Jun

£44.50 inc meal / 028 9024 0411

Sat 13 Jun

£44.50 inc meal / 028 9024 0411

Beer v Wine

Who is your preferred dinner companion – beer or wine? Enjoy a four course dinner while beer and wine experts battle it out to see who can best pair their beverage to your food. Make your choices on a score card and the winner is revealed after dessert.

The Vintage at Drygate, Glasgow

Wed 1 Apr

£50 / 0141 212 8810

Tickets include a four course set menu and each course includes a 75ml glass of wine and ⅓ pint of beer to match.

Brighton Fringe 2015: Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

An interactive, improvised theatre event based on the famous Torquay restaurant.

Thistle Hotel, Brighton

Tue 26 May

£45–£49.50 / 0845 1544 145

Wed 27 May

£45–£49.50 / 0845 1544 145

Thu 28 May

£45–£49.50 / 0845 1544 145

…and 2 more dates until 30 May

Create:Eat:Whisky

A multi-sensory whisky adventure that explores the whisky making process through its sights, sounds and tastes. Devised by food and art enthusiasts Jelly & Gin.

Gayfield Creative Spaces, Edinburgh

Thu 14 May

£33

Fri 15 May

£33

Sat 16 May

£33

Sun 17 May

£33

Great Grog Spring Fair

An evening festival to celebrate delicious fermented grape juice, with over 100 different wines on hand to taste. Tickets are redeemable against a case of wine.

The Merchants' Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 22 May

£17 / 0131 555 0222

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Great Grog Spring Wine Dinner

Four-course dinner matched to six of Grog's wines. Call the restaurant to book.

Bijou, Edinburgh

Wed 15 Apr

£40 / 0131 538 0664

Happy Endings Dessert Nights presents A Month Of Sundaes!

Happy Endings Dessert Nights are in residence and present A Month of Sundaes, a five-course dessert night of decadent fun with hints of silliness.

Pond Dalston, London N16

Sun 5 Apr

£40–£55 / 07858 873026

Sun 12 Apr

£40–£55 / 07858 873026

Sun 19 Apr

£40–£55 / 07858 873026

Sun 26 Apr

£40–£55 / 07858 873026

Holyrood Kitchen

Pop-up restaurant from the Edinburgh School of Food and Wine and Historic Scotland, serving Scottish cuisine with a view.

Holyrood Park Education Centre, Edinburgh

Fri 8 May

£50 (Members £45) / 0131 652 8150

Sat 9 May

£50 (Members £45) / 0131 652 8150

An Introduction to Whisky Tasting

Drop in and learn all about nosing, tasting and what not with this informal introduction to whisky.

A D Rattray Whisky Experience and Whisky Shop, Kirkoswald

Thu 2 Apr

£15 / 01655 760308

Thu 9 Apr

£15 / 01655 760308

Thu 16 Apr

£15 / 01655 760308

…and 23 more dates until 24 Sep

Jay Rayner: My Dining Hell

Restaurant critic Jay Rayner discusses people's love for reading bad reviews, reads from his own catalogue of bad reviews and covers some of his worst experiences.

Lakeside Arts Centre, Nottingham

Thu 16 Apr

£16 / 0115 846 7777

The Stand, Newcastle upon Tyne

Mon 30 Mar

£12 / 0844 693 3336

Sundial Theatre, Cirencester

Fri 24 Apr

£15 / 01285 654228

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Lapa in London

A celebration of the music and culture of Rio de Janeiro with dancing, music and Brazilian food.

The Forge, London NW1

Sat 25 Apr

£10 (Students £8) / 020 7383 7808

Sat 30 May

£10 (Students £8) / 020 7383 7808

Laurent-Perrier Champagne Dinner

Go over all fancy, with this tasting dinner hosted by an ambassador from the Laurent-Perrier Champagne house. Four bespoke courses are on offer, each with a specially matched wine.

Forth Floor Restaurant, Edinburgh

Wed 22 Apr

£75 / 0131 524 8350

Liverpool String Quartet: Music From The Vineyards

The Liverpool String Quartet and lutenist and guitarist Antoni Croterri perform music from the great wine regions of the world, whilst wine expert Ian Clarke selects and describes an array of fine wines.

The Bluecoat, Liverpool

Sat 9 May

£12 / 0151 702 5324

My Home From Umbria Pop Up Restaurant/ Tasting A Spring Italian Dream

My Home from Umbria has prepared a complete italian dinner menu that speaks about spring. A real rabbit is going to hop all the way from Umbria, bringing with him the italian spring flavors.

Pop-Up Restaurant, London EC1R

Thu 9 Apr

£33

Thu 7 May

£33

Thu 4 Jun

£33

…and 3 more dates until 3 Sep

Rola Wala 'Monsoon India Pale Ale' Launch

On 1st April Rola Wala is inviting you to the launch of 'Monsoon India Pale Ale' which is a collaboration with Leeds brewery, at Trinity Kitchen in Leeds.

Trinity Kitchen, Leeds

Wed 1 Apr

Free

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