by guest reviewer Nyree (@eerynnyree) A few weeks ago, while procrastinating on Facebook, I saw a post about a new pop-up Peruvian restaurant in Peterborough. With a brother living in Peru?s bustling capital Lima, and having just returned from two weeks there myself, it caught my eye. I booked for the first pop-up Peru evening […]
With the loss of the Riva Italian restaurant from the Key Theatre, some have been wondering what this meant for Riva, one of the last independent Italian restaurants in the city. Well, I’m pleased to hear that Riva won’t be disappearing but are moving to a new location – the village of Eye, occupying the […]
Not content with running just one great Michelin-recognised restaurant in Peterborough, Lee Clarke of Clarkes on Lincoln Road is set to take over from Riva at the Vivacity-run Key Theatre and transform it into “Caf? Clarkes”, a “classic British restaurant with more of an informal, casual atmosphere”. I caught up with Dinesh Odedra of the […]
If you’ve been living under a rock or possibly one of the Cathedral Square paving slabs you will have missed that Peterborough’s latest restaurant – Carluccio’s has finally opened. Founded by the “Godfather of Italian Food” Antonio Carluccio (but since sold to a Dubai-based investment company), the restaurant is styled more as a smart-casual caff? […]
After over a year in the planning, Peterborough’s hottest new Italian restaurant Carluccios is set to open it’s doors on January 31st. UPDATE Carluccios opens to the public on February 6th – the January date is a soft launch for staff training! Where some other chain restaurants prefer out of town retail parks, Carluccios seems […]
You can almost hear the Champagne corks popping along Lincoln Road as fine dining restaurant Clarkes finds their way into the 2013 edition of the Michelin Guide, picking up a very respectable 3 forks and spoons “Very comfortable restaurant” rating for their efforts.
Take him away from the Greek! By Anna Ruggiero Now, I?m not given to writing negative reviews, mainly because normally the main revenue of a publication is advertising and we all know the importance of keeping them sickly sweet, however, on this occasion, I am freely allowed to express my utter distaste for a certain […]
Hot off the press is news that Clarkes (which mysteriously closed for a few days last week) is now open under new management!? Lee Clarke is still head chef, creating some stunning dishes and pushing the boundaries of fine dining in Peterborough but the new management brings Clarkes under the wing of The Banyan Tree, […]