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The Providores & Tapa Room

109 Marylebone High St. Send to Phone
020-7935 6175
Underground: Bond St/Baker St
Despite competition, Providores stays the course as the restaurant where “fusion” cooking has real meaning.
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The Providores & Tapa Room Restaurant Review

: New Zealander Peter Gordon opened this restaurant after making his name at the Sugar Club. During that time, fashions have come and gone, and “fusion” cooking was one of the most complex and most difficult to do right. But Gordon has never put a foot wrong. He practices his considerable craft in a delightful venue in Marylebone where locals gather for breakfast in the pleasantly casual ground floor Tapa Room and the discerning make their way upstairs for lunch and dinner. Southeast Asian flavours combined with both familiar and unusual ingredients produce dishes like tuna carpaccio on wakame, samphire and shiso cress salad with squid, wasabi tobikko and olive oil jelly for starters, while mains may mix roast sea bass with crab dauphine potato, gai lan, seafood bisque, and pomegranate and baby cress salad. The menu changes regularly and irregularly according to what the chef finds in the market and what inspires him. Service is fine, the New Zealand wine list as good as it gets, and the quality of wines from down under is impressive. Sunday roast menu 3 courses £24.50 including coffee or tea.

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