Our Anniversary

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This year marks 55 years since Daphne's was founded by theatre agent Daphne Rye in 1964 - the woman who famously discovered Richard Burton. Throughout the next twelve months we will be celebrating the occasion with special events and additions to our menus, starting with a special anniversary cocktail, 55 Years Young.

Keep an eye on this page for further celebratory news and events.

Romantic Restaurants in Kensington, Daphne's, Italian Restaurant in Chelsea

Our History

1964 - 2019

Founded in 1964 by theatre agent Daphne Rye – the woman who famously discovered Richard Burton – this London institution has long been a favourite amongst the residents of Chelsea, as well as visitors from further afield. Its seasonal Italian country cooking, sourced with great attention to detail, is justly famed around the world.

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Cocktails in Chelsea | Daphne's Restaurant

Anniversary Cocktail

Join us in raising a glass

To commemorate 55 years, bar manager Hubert Schultz has created a special cocktail, 55 Years Young, made with Plymouth Gin, Cocchi Di Torino, Campari and topped with Prosecco.

55 Years Young is available to order all year, priced at £13. Subject to availability.

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The Golden Easter Egg is available to purchase at Daphne's

55 Golden Easter Eggs

Easter Sunday

To celebrate our 55th Anniversary we have created 55 Golden Easter Eggs which will be exclusively available on Easter Sunday. Each egg has a golden, dark or milk chocolate shell and is filled with milk chocolate mini eggs.

Our 55 Golden Easter Eggs will be available on Sunday, 21 April, priced at £15.

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