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Sagardi – Shoreditch – Review – Beefy Grandeur

Sargadi is the latest opening (2016) to join the growing Basque contingent in our City. So far, we have Eneko,…

Posted in 5 Star Hotel Basque Bilbao Good for dates Good for Groups Informal

Eneko at One Aldwych Review – A Game of Two Halves

When I heard the 5 Star One Aldwych hotel were collaborating with the hugely talented Eneko Atxa, I had to…

Posted in Basque Bilbao Cheap Eats Counter Dining Pintxos

Plan your Pintxos bar crawl in Bilbao – Nueva Plaza is where it’s at!

After a monumental trip in San Sebastian, filled with pintxo that were delicious to eat and a marvel to gawp…

Posted in 3 Michelin Stars Basque Bookings only Formal Molecular Gastronomy Posh Nosh San Sebastian Spain Tasting Menu Wine Bar Wine pairing

Martin Berasategui – The Spanish Legend

Martin Berasategui began cooking at a tender age of 14 when most of us were still playing Nintendo. He gained…

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Arzak – 3 Michelin Star Heaven? A star studded meal literally!

Arzak holds high regard for many as a San Sebastián institution  for modern Basque cookery. It was a humble tavern…

Posted in Alfresco Dining Basque Cheap Eats Counter Dining Good for Groups Informal Molecular Gastronomy No bookings Open Kitchen Pintxos San Sebastian Seafood Spain

San Sebastian Pintxos Tour – The Food Gods’ Are Here!

When I heard San Sebastián was the Mecca for Michelin starred chefs, and holds more of stars per capita then…

Posted in Basque Burgers Cocktails Counter Dining Craft beer/ales Informal Italian Open Kitchen Smoked meats Soho Tapas

Ember Yard – Review (Soho) My first and most recent visits

The Ember Yard is the fourth instalment from the Salt Yard Group and my second voyage in conquering all of their restaurants after staying…

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Lurra – Review (Marylebone) Basque in London

So what’s Lurra about? It’s a Basque inspired charcoal & wood fired dining spot which features its own wine cellar, oak…