Osteria: The new upmarket Barbican Centre restaurant

The new name for the more upmarket of the Barbican Centre’s Restaurants, Osteria, means “typically a simple or inexpensive Italian restaurant”, but we know better, don’t we; that spot on the second floor is always the location for the posh place and while pricing is perhaps reasonable for the area – it can’t really be classified as inexpensive – at least not on the main a la carte menu.  There are less costly lunch and pre-theatre menus available though - check the website for details: Osterialondon.co.uk Even so, if you haven’t had the opportunity to dine there, yet, we have to say the … [Read more...]