Tag Archive: Fine Dining

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

Le Gavroche (2*) – Fine Dining – London

A bastion of cooking in the UK, Le Gavroche should need little introduction. If you haven’t heard of the restaurant, named after the urchin from Les Miserables, you will certainly know the family… Continue reading

Gidleigh Park (2*) – Fine Dining – Devon

Gidleigh Park describes itself as a quintessential country house, with its imposing old trees, tranquil stream and Arts and Crafts good looks you would be hard pressed to disagree. It sits near Chagford… Continue reading

Nathan Outlaw (2*) – Fishy Fine Dining – Cornwall (Rock)

We approached Rock via Padstow(stein) with the aid of a little ferry which traverses the river Camel. The modest, but perfectly formed St Endoc Hotel houses Restaurant Nathan Outlaw and a rather lovely… Continue reading

Angler (1*) – Fishy Fine Dining – London

I recently asked my fellow food-lover James if he would consider writing a few words about his visits to restaurants. We pretty much discovered our passion for top food together at Sat Bain’s in Nottingham and have… Continue reading

La Rock – Modern European – Nottingham (Sandiacre)

** Summer 2015 update – I had an enjoyable lunch at La Rock with a particularly excellent quail starter. A venison main was also well done and at 3 courses for £27 at… Continue reading

World Service – Modern European – Nottingham – Review by Sarah

I promised my husband I wouldn’t take any photographs at World Service, as the meal was a birthday gift for him and he feels even more strongly opposed to the mobiles-everywhere-photos-of-everything culture than… Continue reading

L’Atelier – London – Fine dining on a budget

Following my recent Sat Bains review a colleague said they would love to experience that sort of food but would struggle to justify the cost. Whilst not available in Nottingham, a number of… Continue reading

Sat Bains – Fine Dining (2*) – Nottingham

UPDATE 2014 – I’ve now eaten at Sat Bains on 6 occasions. Having eaten at many other 2* restaurants in the UK for me it is certainly up there amongst the best with its… Continue reading

Great British Menu – Seven years on

As we come to the end of the latest series I reflect on the programme that has been in our living rooms now since 2006. We have seen 8 banquets and at the start… Continue reading