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Sunday Times Top 100 Restaurants in Britain 2014 – 2015

20th Oct 2014
Fraiche, Merseyside
Fraiche, Merseyside

The Sunday Times Food List 2014-2015 is the publications bi-annual guide to the finest 200 restaurants in Britain.

The list represents the view of the food loving general public instead of the usual anonymous inspectors in guides such as Michelin or AA.  It is compiled in association with the Harden’s Guide using 9,000 genuine reports from diners who had been asked to rate the places they have visited.



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The Top 100 Sunday Times Best Restaurants in Britain are:

1   Fraiche – Oxton, Cheshire (up from 6th)

2 Le Manior Aux’ Saisons – Great Milton, Oxfordshire (up from 7th)

3  L’Enclume – Cartmel, Cumbria (up from 9th)

4 The Ledbury – London, W11 (up from 8th)

5 Mr Underhills – Ludlow, Shropshire (up from 13th)

6  Restaurant Sat Bains – Nottingham  (up from 10th)

7 Rasoi – London SW3 (up from 25th)

8 Harry’s Place, Great Gonerby (new entry)

9 Gidleigh Park – Devon (down from 1st)

10 The Waterside Inn – Bray, Berkshire (up from 14th)

11 Restaurant Martin Wishart – Edinburgh, Scotland (down from 5th)

12 The Pass at South Lodge Hotel – Horsham, West Sussex (up from 32nd)

13 Martin Wishart, Cameron House, Loch Lomond (re-entry)

14 Simon Radley at The Chester Grosvenor – Chester (up from 27th)

15 Restaurant Nathan Outlaw – Rock, Cornwall (down from 4th)

16 Le Gavroche – London, W1  (down from 15th)

17 One-o-One – London, SW11 (down from 16th)

18 The Castle Terrace – Edinburgh (up from 69th)

19  The Yorke Arms – Ramsgill, North Yorkshire (down from 3rd)

20 Kitchen Table, Bubble Dogs (up from 35th)

21 Midsummer House – Cambridge (down from 18th)

22 Kai Mayfair, London W1 (re-entry)

23 21212, Edinburgh (re-entry)

24 Northcote – Langho, Lancashire (up from 44th)

25 Fera at Claridge’s, Claridge’s Hotel, London W1 (new entry)

26 Raby Hunt, Summerhouse (new entry)

27 The Latymer at Pennyhill Park – Bagshot, Surrey (down from 26th)

28 Pied a Terre – London, W1 (down from 17th)

29 The Fat Duck – Bray, Berkshire (down from 12th)

30 Hedone, London W4 (re-entry)

31 Drake’s – Ripley, Surrey (down from 19th)

32 The Neptune, Old Hunstanton (new entry)

33 Bath Priory Hotel – Bath (up from 55th)

34 Petrus – London SW1 (down from 23rd)

35 The Square – London, W1 (down from 22nd)

36 Tyddyn Llan, Llandrillo (re-entry)

37 Zuma, London SW7 (up from 38th)

38 Murano – London W1 (up from 46th)

39 The Five Fields, London SW3 (up from 60th)

40 Hambleton Hall – Rutland  (down from 20th)

41 The Dining Room, Whatley Manor, Easton Grey (re-entry)

42 The Greenhouse – London W1 (no move)

43   Andrew Fairlie – Gleneagles, Scotland (down from 2nd)

44 Hakkasan – London W1 (down from 29th)

45 Checkers, Montgomery (new entry)

46 L’Ortolan – Shinfield, Berkshire (up from 75th)

47 Koffmann’s – London SW1 (up from 84th)

48 Marianne, London W2 (new entry)

49 Nobu – Berkeley Street, London W1 (down from 33rd)

50 Le Champignon Sauvage – Cheltenham (up from 64th)

51 André Garrett At Cliveden, Cliveden House, Taplow (new entry)

52 La Petite Maison, London W1 (up from 61st)

53 The Harrow at Little Bedwyn – Marlborough, Wiltshire (up from 54th)

54 Fischers at Baslow Hall, Baslow (re-entry)

55 The Peat Inn – Cupar, Fife (up from 62nd)

56 Roka, London W1 (down from 37th)

57 The Terrace, Montagu Arms Hotel, Beaulieu (new entry)

58 Benares – London W1 (up from 93rd)

59 L’Atelier de Joel Robuchon – London WC2 (up from 71st)

60 Seven Park Place, London SW1 (new entry)

61 The French Restaurant, Midland Hotel, Manchester (up from 68th)

62 Artichoke – Amersham, Buckinghamshire (up from 74th)

63 Read’s, Faversham (down from 41st)

64 Wiltons – London SW1 (up from 100th)

65 Theo Randall, InterContinental Hotel, London W1 (re-entry)

66 Min Jiang, The Royal Garden Hotel, London W8 (new entry)

67 The Kitchin – Edinburgh, Scotland (down from 11th)

68 Pollen Street Social – London W1 (up from 77th)

69 Purnells – Birmingham  (down from 56th)

70 Amaya – London SW1 (up from 73rd)

71 Holbeck Ghyll – Windermere, Cumbria (down from 66th)

72 Scott’s – London W1 (up from 92nd)

73 Texture – London W1 (down from 34th)

74 Bohemia, The Club Hotel & Spa, Jersey (re-entry)

75 Alyn Williams at The Westbury – London W1 (up from 86th)

76 Hand & Flowers, Marlow (re-entry)

77 Story, London SE1 (down from 52nd)

78 HKK – London EC2 (down from 24th)

79 Chez Bruce – Wandsworth Common, London SW17 (down from 40th)

80 Loves, The Glasshouse, Birmingham (New entry)

81 Marcus Wareing – London SW1 (down from 48th)

82 Lucknam Park, Luckham Park Hotel, Colerne (re-entry)

83 Sushi Tetsu, London EC1 (down from 31)

84 Dinner by Heston Blumenthal – London SW1 (down from 50)

85 The Three Chimneys, Dunvegan (re-entry)

86 Hunan, London SW1 (down from 80th)

87 Gordon Ramsay, London, SW3 (re-entry)

88 The Ritz Restaurant, The Ritz, London W1 (re-entry)

89 The River Café – Hammersmith, London W6 (down from 47th)

90 Galvin La Chapelle, London E1 (new entry)

91 Seafood Restaurant, Padstow (down from 49th)

92 The Clove Club, London EC1 (new entry)

93 Tamarind, London W1 (new entry)

94 Lumière, Cheltenham (down from 57th)

95 Wilks, Bristol (new entry)

96 The Pipe & Glass Inn, Beverley (new entry)

97 Hibiscus, London W1 (new entry)

98 Samuel’s, Swinton Park Hotel & Spa, Masham (new entry)

99 Freemasons at Wiswell, Wiswell (new entry)

100 La Trompette, London W1 (re-entry)



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