‘Crème de la Crème’ Pâtisserie

‘Crème de la Crème’ Pâtisserie

When it comes to kosher patisseries in the UK the sad fact is that very few  provide the level of quality found in say France or non-kosher equivalents. Probably one of the only exceptions is ‘Crème de la Crème’ in London’s Golders Green. This is not surprising considering that its owner, Prosper Bitton, studied in France… Continue Reading ‘Crème de la Crème’ Pâtisserie

‘Zest’ Restaurant

‘Zest’ Restaurant

‘Zest’ is the restaurant/café/bar at the relatively new Jewish Cultural Centre JW3 on London’s Finchley Road. And it is a winner. This is what gourmet kosher cuisine should be like. Genuine quality and skill at the service of gastronomic creativity. The Israeli chef Eran Tibi worked with Yotam Ottolenghi and it shows. The menu is meat-free and the… Continue Reading ‘Zest’ Restaurant

‘White Fish’ Restaurant

‘White Fish’ Restaurant

Getting fish and chips just right is not as easy as it sounds. The fish can be too dry and boney, the batter too greasy and soggy, likewise for the chips (or worse: reheated in oil). But for London’s premier Kosher fish restaurant these dangers are non-existent. Based in Hendon, White Fish is an oasis… Continue Reading ‘White Fish’ Restaurant

‘La Fiesta’ Restaurant

‘La Fiesta’ Restaurant

Woody Allen once said: “Reality is an illusion. But it’s still the only place where you can get a good steak.” Well, if you’re looking for one the best steaks this side of Reality you could do a lot worse than going to La Fiesta. The Argentinian-themed legendary eaterie in Golders Green has been around for long… Continue Reading ‘La Fiesta’ Restaurant