Myself and three friends visited this restaurant last night having heard good thinks, we booked ahead as we were not sure how busy it might be. Need not have worried, when we arrived the huge car park was empty apart from one car.
On entering we were ignored by teh one member of staff at receoption ( a desk in the corridor) and when we finally did get his attention he spent ages checking the reservation list (which was visibly empty) looking for our name, which apparently had been lost. Anyhow, no bid deal, we were asked of we wanted to have drinks in the bar which we accepted. My wife asked what wine they had by the glass, none it would seem, only miniature bottles much like you would get on a plane. Even then there were only three to choose between.
So having 'poured' or drink we were immediately shown back into the (empty) restaurant – odd, and as one of my friends suggested, perhaps it was to save him the trouble of bringing the drinks to the table.
When the food arrived it was impossible to tell one dish from another, all four of us had ordered totally different sounding dishes, yet without exception all three had identical sauces. A kind of insipid blend of liquidated tomato and lentil. The only differentiation being the single sad looking chilli on mine.
The meat was simply bland boiled chicken lumps that had obviously just been chucked in at the end, they had no flavour whatsoever and the sauce just tasted like a third rate school curry, or worse. When the wine finally arrived (after the main course was served) the waiter dumper it on the table and walked off. No offer to try,and he did not even have the courtesy to unscrew the top. Perhaps because he knew it was undrinkable – it was literally disgusting.
At no time were we asked if everything was alright, we were totally ignored until we asked or the bill. You would think the fact 95% of the food was untouched would solicit concern, but no, he did not bat an eye. So we left the food, the wine and possibly one of my worst experiences I a very long time. We will never ever be going back.
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