Tag: truffle

Benares

Benares

In my morbid moments, I wonder what my epitaph should read.  What I would not like it to say is “started off so well…”. However, perhaps that might be fitting for the tombstones of some restaurants. Bernares was the epitome of a high end Mayfair 

Morty & Bob’s

Morty & Bob’s

There is much to be said about the humble sandwich. Legend (or Google) tells me that it came about because the Earl of Sandwich wanted something that was convenient to eat.  Something that millions of office workers around the world can emphasize with.  He sounds 

Cotswold

Cotswold

DISCLAIMER – THIS VISIT WAS CONCLUDED BEFORE THE UK IMPOSED LOCKDOWN Following our stay in the New Forest, we then decamped, moving over to the Cotswolds.  I thought that we might try a BnB with an attached (and attractive) restaurant.  Better to rest our weary 

La Dame de Pic

La Dame de Pic

What store do you put in titles? Do you think that having a “Sir” added to the front of a name makes a person worthy of recognition or instead denotes someone with a lot of money to throw around?  Alternatively, what about those that are 

Clove Club, The

Clove Club, The

There is a major problem with expectation and hope.  It brings along sometime weighty baggage and makes things harder to achieve.  For example, just look across the pond at attempts to “make America great again”.  I wish them all well but if it was me,