A total of 38 establishments have won a new Bib Gourmand in the Michelin Guide 2013, including Adam Byatt’s Bistro Union in Clapham Common, London, the White Oak in Cookham and the Apple Tree Inn in West Pennard Somerset.
Those unfortunate businesses that lost their Bib Gourmand status include the Hoste Arms in Norfolk, the Gonger Fox in Henfield, West Sussex, and Dehesa in Soho.
In total 137 restaurants retained or were awarded Bib Gourmand status. They include Rick Stein’s Cafe in Padstow, Stravaigin in Glasgow and the Fox and Grapes in Wimbledon.
Bib Gourmands are awarded to establishments that offer good food at a moderate price.
Royal Oak, Swindon
Joseph Benjamin, Chester
White Oak, Cookham
The Forester, Donhead-St- Andrew, Wiltshire
Three Mariners, Faversham/Oare, Kent
Chequers, Gedney Dyke, Lincolnshire
Quince Tree, Henley-on-Thames/Stonor, Oxfordshire
Hermitage Rd, Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Mark Jordan at the Beach, Jersey/Beaumont, Channel Islands
Pheasant, Keyston Cambridgeshire
Create, Leeds, West Yorkshire
Plough Inn, Longparish, Hampshire
Victoria Inn, Marazion/Perranuthnoe, Cornwall
Horse & Groom, Moreton-in-Marsh/Bourton-on-the-Hill, Gloucestershire
Broad Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
David Kennedy’s River Cafe, North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Ibérico World Tapas, Nottingham
Kota, Porthleven, Cornwall
Gunton Arms, Thorpe Market, Norfolk
Apple Tree Inn, West Pennard, Somerset
The Ethicurean, Wrington, North Somerset
La Langhe, York
REPUBLIC OF IRELAND
Made in Camden, Camden Town
Brasserie Zédel, Soho
Princess of Shoreditch, Shoreditch
Bistro Union, Clapham Common
Corner Room, Bethnal Green, Tower Hamlets
By James Stagg
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