All posts tagged: tasting menus

Zaranda restaurant named ‘Best of the Best’ in Robb Report

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Eat / Food / Michelin / Restaurants

One of Mallorca’s top restaurants has been named in the prestigious 26th Annual ‘Best of the Best’ Robb Report. I should add that I’m not a typical reader of this august organ – not being one of the “ultra-affluent consumers” it targets, and therefore unable to splash the cash on the prestigious global luxury brands it has showcased for more than three decades. But, hey, the 2014 report features something luxurious that I have experienced: chef supremo Fernando Pérez Arellano’s […]

Asian food par excellence in Palma

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Food / Restaurants

I don’t make a point of writing general restaurant reviews on this site. If you’re looking for a restaurant on Mallorca you’ll find that the best are featured in Mallorca’s 101 Top Restaurants 2014-2015, just published by abcMallorca. Having said that, we had such a great experience on Friday evening at Arume – a Japanese/fusion restaurant in Palma de Mallorca – that I thought I’d share details with you. (It’s also in the aforementioned guide). Turning […]

Review of dinner at Olivera

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Eat / Hotels / Michelin / Restaurants / Sleep

This time last week we were packing our overnight bags to take advantage of a Mallorca residents’ deal on offer this month from Castell Son Claret – the country house hotel that opened in the spring of last year, with the marketing strapline ‘The Luxury of Silence’. The hotel has two restaurants – Zaranda (which went from one star to two Michelin stars for 2016 and 2017) and Olivera. Both are overseen by award-winning chef Fernando Pérez Arellano, […]