Tag Archive: Fine Dining

The Black Bull – Modern British / Gastropub – Blidworth (30min North of Nottingham)

You may have not heard the name but in food circles in Nottinghamshire The Black Bull has been making waves for a while now. Their ambition has caught the eye of food critics… Continue reading

Nathan Outlaw- Fine Dining – Cornwall (2*, Good Food Guide #1 2018)

The latest Good Food Guide was released in August to the news that Nathan Outlaw’s eponymous restaurant in Cornwall had topped the rankings. Much debate can be had about the validity of any… Continue reading

Alchemilla – Fine Dining / Modern British – Nottingham

  **2018 Update – Having been lucky enough to have eaten at Alchemilla several times now I feel confident that the level of cooking is as consistently high as I first rated it.… Continue reading

La Pergola – Fine Dining (3*) – Rome

La Pergola sits in the Waldorf Astoria overlooking the beauty of the city of Rome. It is a picture of opulence. Imagine a five star hotel, cover it in marble and gold and… Continue reading

The Stars of 2016

  My visits to Michelin star restaurants often take a backseat to my reviews in Nottingham. I love discovering new places around the city (at which point it feels appropriate to plug my… Continue reading

Fera at Claridges (1*) – FIne Dining – London

Fera is the sister restaurant of Simon Rogan’s L’Enclume (which I reviewed in 2013), an establishment that is amongst the best in the country. In Spring 2014 Fera was Rogan’s first permanent restaurant… Continue reading

Hammer and Pincers – Gastropub / Fine Dining – Leicestershire (Loughborough ish)

It takes quite a bit to tempt me from Nottingham and surrounding areas but Hammer and Pincers seemed to fit the bill. Out towards Loughborough this gastropub is quite different from anywhere in… Continue reading

Review of 2015 in Michelin Stars

2015’s Michelin Starred restaurants started with a weekend in London at the Clove Club and Dinner. The former is a up-and-coming restaurant in Shoreditch that has been making waves for the last couple of… Continue reading

The Ledbury – Fine Dining – London

In recent times I have been remiss in updating you on my forays into the world of fine dining, a few months ago I had journeyed down to London to the Ledbury and… Continue reading

The Ledbury (2*), Lima (1*) & HKK (1*) in pictures

A collection of pictures from a November weekend in London. I enjoyed 4*s of food at The Ledbury, Lima and HKK – reviews to follow!       Lima – London – Salmon… Continue reading