Forget hoary folk tales and savour plump herring at its best, says Felipe Fernández-Armesto

Steve Morris celebrates the great British institution of the greasy spoon ‘caff’ and predicts that it will thrive again in a post-Covid world

Lisa Hilton says tapas are over-hyped, over-priced and have overstayed their welcome

Lisa Hilton swoons over postmodern but pricy three-star brilliance in Paris

A cherished hub of post-colonial Indian life in London is under threat of closure

Choose ambience over aphrodisiacs for Valentine’s Day says Felipe Fernández-Armesto

Lisa Hilton savours a timeless French bistro in Pimlico that displays no timidity with the ladle

Would I read it if the subject wasn’t famous? One has to say yes, with chips and curry sauce

For now, the Smithfield Christmas auction is still going ahead. We can’t stop everything, can we?

Felipe Fernández-Armesto says MPs should pay their dues in the kitchen