Glass, Berlin: The Alchemist

  08/14    Germany

Review date: March 2014 I’d hardly be the first person to note that there are an enormous amount of very average, often-overpriced restaurants out there. Once in a while, however, you come across somewhere so brilliant, so innovative, that it utterly restores faith in the culinary art. Glass, near the Berlin Zoo in Charlottenburg, was …


Fischers Fritz, Berlin: Ich war ein berliner

  07/14    Germany     Michelin Stars

I flew solo for this lunch, an experience that can sometimes be  intimidating in a Michelin-starred eatery. Not so at Fischers Fritz, where the service and welcome was warm and friendly despite the very opulent surroundings. Think Christofle cutlery, chandeliers, wood panelling and gilt aplenty. The set lunch kicked off with a ‘seafood cocktail’ which …