Tag Archives: French

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Amber in Central – lollipops and fun French (2*)

I’ve become over wordy recently. It is because what I really enjoy is what underlies food; the culture, the history and the people (never mind the ingredients). However, sometimes it is simplier than that (and especially when I am in … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Le Chateaubriand in Paris

Let’s get something out of the way.  Le Chateaubriand is not the 11th best restaurant in the world.  For Restaurant Magazine to assert such things is a flotilla of crap.  However, coming from a Top 50 list that gave Momofuku Ssam Bar … Continue reading

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Nomiya in the Palais de Tokyo in Paris

I went to Paris expecting to have one great meal and one good view. The great meal at Le Chateaubriand (now the 11th best restaurant in the world according to Restaurant Magazine and the subject of my next post) and the … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Bistro Bruno Loubet at the Zetter in Farringdon

I thought I had better blog my breakfast/ brunch at Bruno Loubet’s new bistro at the Zetter this morning as otherwise I wouldn’t be able to remember it.   It’s not that I didn’t enjoy it but just that I … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Galvin Cafe de Luxe with a jealous glimpse of Galvin La Chapelle in Spitalfields

Have you ever gone to a restaurant and asked for the “menu” and just been given the menu? I used to go to Galvin Bistro de Luxe a fair bit and they have always had a “menu“. Having read all … Continue reading