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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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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