Paradise owner Dom Fernando was born in London to Sri Lankan parents, who emigrated to the UK in the mid-1970s. After studying accountancy, he decided to take up a career in hospitality, which took him to Dubai, Singapore and now London.
67 Brewer Street, W1F 9US
Fitness has become increasingly important to me — especially working in hospitality where diet and balance can be a challenge. The classes it offers are both challenging and great for strength and stability. thirdspace.london
51 Greek Street, W1D 4EH
Sometimes you can’t beat a bowl of comforting pasta for lunch. Lina Stores, around the corner from Paradise, is my go to. The ravioli there is to die for. linastores.co.uk
3 Berwick Street, W1F 0DR
This independent boutique has timeless yet versatile, easy-to-wear clothing. As well as the clothes, I love the store’s minimalist design. folkclothing.com