The full list of 2013 – 2014 Michelin star restaurants in the UK

PLEASE NOTE THIS LIST HAS NOW BEEN SUPERSEDED BY THE 2015- 2016 PUBLICATION – LINK HERE Congratulations to Michelin on the latest publication.  Many of these restaurants provide exclusive dining offers and add value privileges to subscribing Design Restaurants Club members – examples: Save on average £38 on two people dining at Alan Ducasse at The Dorchester (3…

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The full list of 2014 Michelin star restaurants in the UK

Also see: The full list of 2015 Michelin star restaurants in the UK Many of these leading restaurants provide exclusive dining offers and add value privileges to subscribing Design Restaurants Club members – examples: Save on average £38 on two people dining at Alan Ducasse at The Dorchester (3 Michelin stars) Receive complimentary glass of champagne…

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Good Food Guide 2014 Top 50 Restaurants in the UK

The Good Food Guide published its 2014 edition on 3rd September 2013 and the No. 1 spot is taken by Simon Rogan’s Cumbrian restaurant L’Enclume for the very first time. Elizabeth Carter, Consultant Editor of the Good Food Guide, explains what makes L’Enclume so special: ‘After achieving the top score in last year’s Guide, Rogan and his…

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Which City is the Haute Cuisine Capital of the World?

In the past this question would probably have elicted a quite confident response of Paris, France. Although for a century and a half the word ‘fine dining’ would have conjured up an image of french cuisine, it appears the country that invented the haute culinary profession no longer wears the crown for dining excellence. Spain…

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Restaurant Review plus Win Lunch for 2 – Phil Yeomans at The Avenue, Lainston House, Winchester

The wisteria waved us up the impressive drive to lovely Lainston House one sunny/showery day last week, lulling us into an immediate state of bucolic bliss, even though we’d been playing the “sunglasses on, sun glasses off” game all the way down from Surrey. Ms S and I arrived for lunch to experience the new tasting menu…

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