FOOD+DRINK

Recipes, reviews, farms and tables

Where I eat (a lot of) dim sum in London

Where I eat (a lot of) dim sum in London

by Derek Guthrie

"These small pleasures have arrived: brightly coloured novelty shapes for millennials"

Hakkasan Mayfair, relatively little Razzle left

Hakkasan Mayfair, relatively little Razzle left

by George Reynolds

"It’s 8PM on a Friday night at Hakkasan Mayfair and a urinal is leaking piss"

Borderlines | Review: Mirazur, Menton, France

Borderlines | Review: Mirazur, Menton, France

by David J Constable

"Then bread arrives. Outlandish and spectacular bread. In shapes and colours I don't recognise …"

Three things in London I’m eating right now

Three things in London I’m eating right now

by Mark C. O'Flaherty

"One recurrent comment has been: 'Truffle and fontina pizza for £29!? WTF!??'"

Everyone else loves Páteo at Bairro do Avillez in Lisbon … did I go to the same restaurant!?

Everyone else loves Páteo at Bairro do Avillez in Lisbon … did I go to the same restaurant!?

by Neil Stewart

"When I go to the toilet, I happen upon a waitress spraying copious amounts of stain remover upon the man whose chinos she has spilled food all down"

Review: Il Palagio at Four Seasons Firenze

Review: Il Palagio at Four Seasons Firenze

by Neil Stewart

"'That’s Tommy Hilfiger!' my companion stage-whispers"

Party o’three review: Kaspar’s at The Savoy

Party o’three review: Kaspar’s at The Savoy

by Civilian London

"I had my last honeymoon here at The Savoy. We had to get the dealer out at 3am …"

Review: Masseria by Nicholas Stefanelli, Washington DC

Review: Masseria by Nicholas Stefanelli, Washington DC

by Derek Guthrie

"But when a friend who knows about these things asked me if I’d been to the sizzling hotspot, I had to consult a map. 4th Street north east?? Dear God. Where’s that?"

Goodbye Gaggan

Goodbye Gaggan

by David J Constable

Gaggan in Bangkok made it to number seven in The World's 50 Best Restaurants list 2017. So why is it closing?

Glasgow new, and old-new | Six by Nico and The Ubiquitous Chip

Glasgow new, and old-new | Six by Nico and The Ubiquitous Chip

by Derek Guthrie

"According to the preternaturally handsome maitre'd it was all his own choice. Hmmm, I demurred …"