Friday was Li’l Bro’s birthday and on Tuesday it’s The Grandad’s – which means a family dinner. This year I suggested Jamie Oliver’s Italian.
Remember these view finders from when you were a kid? Fun idea but not exactly practical – one plate of pasta covered in a tomato based sauce looks much like the next, so we had to ask the waitress what was on the menu.
Nibbles were nice. Plenty of topping on the bruschetta:
The Aunt and The Uncle (a.k.a. Li’l Bro) probably had the best deal of the mains with his lamb and her burger:
And I promise these photos were taken at the table and not in a public toilet (as might be guessed by the background tiles).
I’m not sure bringing No.1 Cousin his present was such a good idea – but at least we know he likes it – even if he does treat it like a drumstick!
Have you been to a Celebrity Chef’s Restaurant? What did you think?
P.S. I’ll be back later with news of Saturday’s crop.