The Truscott Arms is back with a bang as Henry Harris (formerly of Knightbridge’s Racine, RIP) takes over the kitchen to relaunch the favourite local as Hero of Maida. He will oversee the Maida Vale gastropub’s relaunch as chef director in late April alongside business partner James McCulloch. It is the third project from Harcourt […]

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One of several gastropub collaborations between chef Henry Harris (formerly of Racine, RIP) and James McCulloch (of Harcourt Inns) will open in Clerkenwell later this month. The duo has revived landmark public house The Coach (est. 1790) where Harris will showcase his blend of British and French cuisine. Between Tuesday 16 January and Friday 19 January, […]

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Those wondering what Henry Harris has been up to since he shuttered Knightsbridge’s Racine last year need wonder no more. The chef will bring his signature, classical French cuisine to Thames-side restaurant-with-rooms, The Dog & Badger, in the village of Medmenham (not far from Marlow). Originally we were informed the venture would open at the […]

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It seems as though another classic Knightsbridge restaurant has fallen victim to the ‘non-doms wasteland’ that the neighbourhood has become. Over the last year we’ve seen a number of dining spots disappear from Brompton Road, most recently Racine. Even though declining ratings in our survey seemed to reflect some loss of heart in recent years […]

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