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Northcote, Langho, United Kingdom

After a whole day sightseeing around the Lake District and then a longer-than-expected drive on the motorway, I was looking forward to a quiet evening at Northcote, another stop on the gourmet trip in the north of England. It was a cold and busy Friday evening, and the hotel was bustling. As usual, Darcy, Bob, … Continue reading Northcote, Langho, United Kingdom

Dinner, London, United Kingdom

With the success Heston Blumenthal has achieved in the past 10 years with the Fat Duck in Bray, in 2011 he finally opened a restaurant called Dinner, inside Mandarin Oriental hotel in Knightsbridge, right in the heart of London. It was a much anticipated affair, having planned to open in late summer 2010, and then … Continue reading Dinner, London, United Kingdom

Pollen Street Social, London, United Kingdom

In terms of "making the noise", Jason Atherton (formerly head chef at Maze) and his new venture, Pollen Street Social, must be way up there at the top. It was an eagerly anticipated place to add to the London eating out scene, and that's not surprising given the high standard Maze managed to achieve in … Continue reading Pollen Street Social, London, United Kingdom