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Summary

Just across the road from the Liverpool Philharmonic, Paul Askew’s year-old venture is “getting better all the time”. “It’s a beautiful, airy room with the kitchen visible through a long window”, service is “wonderful”, and there was more consistent praise this year for the “fantastic” cuisine.

£50
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Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Paul Askew, formerly of the Hope Street Hotel and London Carriage Works, has opened a “gorgeous” new fine dining venture in a Victorian ex-children’s home; it's certainly a “bold” venture, and while fans proclaim the experience “superb”, sceptics cite “variable” food as proof that he's “not quite pulling it off so far”.

£49
Good
Exceptional
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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9 pm

The Art School Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of The Art School Restaurant in L7, Liverpool by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of The Art School restaurant.
Geoff B
Very enjoyable lunch at the Art School; coo...
Reviewed 15 days ago

"Very enjoyable lunch at the Art School; cooking was tremendous, service was friendly and attentive and the room is very pleasant indeed. Lunch menu is very reasonable value indeed. Excellent bottle of wine."

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Kuben N
This is a pretentious establishment that re...
Reviewed 4 months, 10 days ago

"This is a pretentious establishment that really is unable to live up to its price tag. The restaurant itself is too brightly lit and bare and lacks that special something for a romantic night out. Staff try hard- too hard in fact -and come across as sycophantic. The wines we had with our tasting menu wine flight were simply cheap and dull. The Charles Heidseck champagne was the only highlight. The chef is former London Carriageworks and unfortunately he is struggling to make this work. Flavours are too overwhelming eg orange sauce with duck which was far too bitter . The venison was tough and overcooked. Very expensive for what it offers . Not in the league of its London or Cumbrian counterparts ."

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Sugnall St, Liverpool, L7 7DX
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