Restaurant Review: Mon Plaisir

I was meeting my friend Chris, who lives in north London, for an evening meal and we settled on Covent Garden as a good ‘halfway’ meeting place. I fancied trying somewhere different to my usual haunts and remembered that I’ve been meaning to return to Mon Plaisir for sometime, having often passed it when in […]

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Top Ten Cookery Books: Lawrence Hartley of Brula

Brula was a runner up in the ‘Best Restaurant’ category of the recent Observer Food Monthly¬†annual awards. And being a runner up to Heston Blumenthal’s new restaurant, Dinner, can only be an indication of how special this little French restaurant in St Margarets, Twickenham is. It opened on its present site in 2000 and has […]

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