Christmas comes early with two gloriously indulgent gourmet boxes sent from Lancashire
Ravinder Bhogal and Jay Rayner eat their way through the supermarkets’ mince pies, cheese, chocolates and more. Whose verdict do you trust?
The first rule is, don’t be a complete schmuck…
During this grim, hopefully fairly brief time when it’s impossible to go out to eat, Jay ponders what it is that the really great places have in common
The revelation came to me one Sunday morning in bed – sometimes the good things in life simply aren’t that good
The Observer restaurant critic’s most biting reviews have now been collected in a book. Here, he defends the art of negative criticism – after all, it’s just a part of the job