Has Gordon Ramsay finally dropped the ball? Or did David Beckham, who was widely reported as being ‘involved’ with Ramsay’s latest resataurant, drop him? Or might it have been – surely not – a calculated bit of PR spin? That we’ll never know, but we do know that Beckham’s not donning Marigolds in the Italian kitchen at the Ramsay-woned Union Street Café, as we went there one lunchtime to check it out. The hype certainly didn’t hurt their bookings: we were told by the people at the reception desk that dinner is now fully booked until ‘the end of this year’.
But is it worth the wait? Read our review of Union Street Café.