La Bocca Della Verita, Paris

On the last night of our recent trip to Paris we decided to stay relatively local to our hotel for dinner, and after a wander round (via a couple of bars, of course!) came across La Bocca Della Verita, an Italian restaurant on Rue du Sabot. There was a warm glow coming from inside and plenty of happy looking people so in we went!


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Boutique yam’Tcha, Paris

When deciding where to eat whilst in Paris, I’d had my eye on the restaurant yam’Tcha but my efforts to get a reservation were unsuccessful… Every cloud has a silver lining though, and we managed to snag two seats for Saturday lunch at the more casual sister restaurant Boutique yam’Tcha

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La Grand’Vigne, Bordeaux-Martillac

As you will have seen in my previous post, we recently stayed at Les Sources de Caudalie for a night and booked a table for dinner at their 2 Michelin star restaurant, La Grand’Vigne. After a freshen up in our room, we headed down the path to the main part of the hotel for an aperitif before dinner…

We took up a table by the bar and ordered a Kronenbourg and a kir vin blanc, which were brought over to us along with some flaky pastry straws and olive tapenade


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