Features around 40 projects from around the world by such designers as Wonderwall, Marti Guixe, Thomas Heatherwick and Ippolito Fleitz Group that are grouped by...... more
Features around 40 projects from around the world by such designers as Wonderwall, Marti Guixe, Thomas Heatherwick and Ippolito Fleitz Group that are grouped by type of outlet: pizzerias, noodle bars, cafes and coffee shops, ice-cream parlours and delicatessens.
Writing in Restaurants Temporarily putting aside his role as playwright, director, and screen-writer, David Mamet digs deep and delivers thirty...... more
Writing in Restaurants Temporarily putting aside his role as playwright, director, and screen-writer, David Mamet digs deep and delivers thirty outrageously diverse vignettes. On subjects ranging from the vanishing American pool hall, family vacations, and the art of being a bitch, to the role of today's actor, his celebrated contemporaries and predecessors, and his undying commitment to the theater, David Mamet's conci... Full description
Advantages: Fabulous night out, excellent food Disadvantages: only a teeny tiny one - read and find out!!
...On the first night of our recent visit to York we ventured out to find somewhere to eat as the hotel was a tad expensive for us commoners!
When we entered the city walls we asked the first people we met where the best area/restaurant was to eat. Both of them immediately answered Akbars, an Asian restaurant, which luckily was just around the corner on George Hudson Street. They also gave us...
Advantages: There are two doors out of it. Disadvantages: The food, the prices and the standard of cleanliness.
...Hotel on 7th Avenue. It boasts "The Best Cheesecake in New York!" We didn't find out if that was true because having experienced the first course, we couldn't get out of there quickly enough.
It's a fairly compact little restaurant and I have to say the food smells that greeted us were very pleasant.
We were welcomed cheerfully and seated promptly. Our hostess was very attentive and soon brought...
Advantages: Good food made with quality ingredients, attentive service Disadvantages: A bit more expensive than some places
...This Thai restaurant is in the small village of Escrick, on the main A19, a few miles south of the city of York. It's in what was an old traditional country cottage set in landscaped gardens. There's also the Thai spa where they what are described as authentic Thai relaxation treatments. We've visited the restaurant on quite a number of occasions but this review will concentrate just...