Bukhara restaurant, Delhi

Bukhara restaurant, Delhi

Bukhara Restaurant in the ITT Hotel in new Delhi Bukhara restaurant is reputed to be the best Indian restaurant in India, and therefore in the world. It is certainly good, although hardly a hidden gem. Located in the 5-star ITT Hotel, we had been told that booking was next to impossible, but that you could [...]
Cafe Le Navy Bar

Cafe Le Navy Bar

Stumbled on this atmospheric restaurant in Place du Bourg du four in Geneva's Old City. I wasn't clear about the navy connection, but the staff were friendly and excellent food. We had the Fondue Moitie Moitie with Boletus, so a fondue made from two cheeses with cepes that gave it a fantastic flavour. They served [...]
Chez Fatma: A Tunisian Restaurant in Brussels

Chez Fatma: A Tunisian Restaurant in Brussels

We arrived at Chez Fatma  on a late autumn day, bedraggled and wet and with no reservation, and we immediately felt welcome. Fatima and her husband run the restaurant on Place Jourdan, and the cuisine is delicious and authentic. I ordered shorba, a traditional North African soup that is served across Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria and [...]
Trotzig

Trotzig

The restaurant is in Gamla Stan, Stockholm's Old City. I had wanted to eat elk, so we had headed initially to The Flying Elk in Malartorget. This turned out to be a gastropub serving Swedo-Brit fusion food. After some discussion, we ascertained that elk was not on the menu and headed on. The elk at [...]
Pinchos at Lizarran

Pinchos at Lizarran

The staff were rushed off their feet. Tuesday night is happy hour for pinchos at Lizarran, one of a chain of small atmospheric restaurant/bars celebrating Catalan food in Barcelona among other world cities. The pinchos on Tuesday are 1 euro per shot; you just pick which ones grab your fancy, either from the bar as [...]