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Michael Nadra Primrose Hill
42A Gloucester AvenuePrimrose HillLondonNW1 8JD
This restaurant thinks it's so fancy it doesn't need to bother with customer service.
I've lived in the area for 6 months and had no idea of its existence; my dad found it online looking for somewhere to eat near me. My initial impressions were favourable - it seemed sophisticated and understated. Looking at the menu, I was a bit lukewarm, but that's probably more to do with my fussiness than...more
It's great if you like the "minimalist" gourmet type of kitchen. I had "Tuna tartare & salmon ceviche with chilli pickled cucumber, shiso leaves & salmon crackling" as a starter, it came nicely decorated, the flavours combined well but it was really tiny. For a main I've ordered "Saffron tagliolini with grilled manouri chesse, french asparagus, kale & morel mushroom sauce", again quite small a...more
"Meh" is about the best word I can come up with to describe this place.
I was quite excited to have dinner here, having read all about Michael Nadra's provenance on the restaurant's website and previewed the menu online.
Some of the dishes on the menu sounded really rather good (despite no obvious common theme to the food) and I ended up having to make some tough choices for both my...more
Great food - presentation, flavours and creativity but the place has no ambience, and the staff wasn't particularly friendly or personal in the way they approached us. Below standards for this price range, even though i must stress the quality of the food.more
Surprisingly empty for such a nice restaurant. possibly due to its location tucked in a corner and the entrance being in the basement. First, the setting was very classy, the outdoor dining looked good for warmer nights, and the basement (where we sat) was pretty romantic. The service was very good, and the prices were more than reasonable for the quality of food. Portions were generous, and...more