Thursday, April 18, 2019

Final family garden workshop Saturday at Stars’n’Bars

When Stars’n’Bars first surrounded its port terrace with a vegetable garden three years ago, it was the first time a restaurant had set up...

Menton restaurant takes fourth place – worldwide

A restaurant in nearby Menton has been named the fourth best restaurant in the world by the UK-based “Restaurant” magazine. The two Michelin-star Mirazur, under...

Lunch with Monaco Life

“Aviation and Africa are both risky places to do business,” says Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, “so fastjet is twice as risky.” I’m spearing Burgundy snails into...

Boulevard needs Cova, says Briatore

Flamboyant businessman Flavio Briatore believes he is doing Monaco a favour by opening the upmarket patisserie Cova on blvd. des Moulins. Opening at number...

Bye-bye Bouchon, hello Cantinetta Antinori

Riccardo Giraudi may have just opened Cantinetta Antinori, at 11 avenue Princesse Grace, but the history of the Italian restaurant dates back to 1957,...

From Monaco fisherman to Monaco’s tables

Paolo Sari, the only 100% organic and Michelin starred chef in Monaco, has signed an exclusive partnership with Eric Rinaldi, the last fisherman still...

The World’s Favourite Drink

There’s nothing like a whiff of scandal to ensure popularity in perpetuity. Tea –that innocuous hot drink that reminds me of grandmothers, knitted cosies...

Bagatelle Bistro to close, citing lack of business

The luxury Bagatelle bistro is shutting down after 16 months in operation, due to a lack of business. The staff of 17 were told of the closure on August 10.