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N8 Bar & Restaurant Critics


N8 Bar & Restaurant Critics

OpinioN8 Crits from Bon Viveurs of N8's plethora of bars and restaurants. Harsh criticism is justified if it seeks to help the proprietor make adjustments if necessary, NOT to close them down.

Location: Crouch End and Hornsey, London N8
Members: 17
Latest Activity: Aug 5, 2012

Discussion Forum

The Maynard - a transformation nearly complete?

Started by Adrian Essex. Last reply by HappyinCrouchy Aug 5, 2012. 4 Replies

The Maynard began its latest incarnation at the back end of last year - see here (Maynard…Continue

Tags: maynard

Ramblin' Rose Coffee Bar on Crouch Hill beside the Harringay Arms

Started by Adrian Essex Jan 24, 2012. 0 Replies

I had coffee in the Ramblin' Rose Coffee Shop/Bar this morning and found it a thoroughly pleasant experience. Not only did my meeting go well but it's a comfortable place. The idea of using a…Continue

Tags: panini, pizza, coffee, ramblin' rose

Kiss the Sky - OpinioN8's third pub quiz

Started by Adrian Essex Jan 18, 2012. 0 Replies

We've now tried a third pub quiz, this one at Kiss the Sky, and we're feeling a bit like Goldilocks.…Continue

Tags: quiz, pub, Kiss the Sky

La Bota - Tapas Bar - 34-35 Broadway Parade, London, N8 9DB

Started by Adrian Essex Jan 14, 2012. 0 Replies

Had dinner in La Bota last evening - and thoroughly enjoyed it. The mood in the restaurant is generally cheerful. We were in early but there was a decent crowd - a mother and daughter, some couples…Continue

Tags: Tapas Bar, La Bota

Comment Wall

Comment by Steppenwolf on August 11, 2011 at 15:39

Spiazzo began as a food hall and the owner has gradually morphed into a very large restaurant.  As the the size of the establishment has increased so have the prices while the service and food has deterorated.

Just had the worst club sandwish I have ever had.  The staff adopt that silly passive aggressive smarmy attiude that is Italian service at its worst. Avoid except for an iok cappuccino.

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