Garlic prawns

Balthazar

Balthazar was to 2013 what the Chiltern Firehouse is to 2014, lots of hype, impossible to get a table and oozing with celebrities of varying degrees of fame.   It is the London outpost of a New York institution, right down to it’s red leather banquettes and soft focus lighting, making everything appear to be straight…

Mohammara

Mamounia Lounge, Mayfair

London’s Mayfair is practically synonymous with fine-dining, you can barely move for danger of falling over the discreet entrance of high-end establishments like Angela Hartnett’s Murano, Nobu, Marani etc with a few wealthy embassies thrown in for good measure.  So when asked to review Mamounia Lounge, nestled smack in the middle of Mayfair, it was…