The famous Italian chef Frencesco Mazzei has just announced a new restaurant opening in the Battersea Power Station development. It will be his third since 2015 after new openings Sartoria on Savile Row and Radici in Islington. Although owned by Mazzei it will be run on a day to day basis by the new head chef Francesco Chiarelli, Fiume.

It is part of the first phase of Battersea Power Station’s £9billion redevelopment, Circus West Village, the restaurant is by the Thames and overlooking the piazza.

Chef Patron Francesco Mazzei said: “When I saw the plans for Circus West Village and Battersea Power Station as a whole, there was no doubt in my mind that I wanted to be involved.

“It is a one-of-a-kind project that will attract people from all over the world and I cannot wait to feed them all.”

Fiume will be a 120-cover venue designed by Macaulay Sinclair and feature an open kitchen with a wood-fired oven, bar counter dining for 15 covers, and a terrace where up to 50 guests can dine al fresco.