Notes: Ceviche Bar

Notes: Ceviche Bar

Blog 15 February 2020 0

Run, you suspect, as a form of self-expression, Argentinean chef Martin Gimenez Castro has injected his passion and personality into Ceviche Bar, a venue whose name is something of a misnomer – sure there’s ceviche (and magnificent it is), but there’s also so much more. Cooking beneath a mural... Read more
Salto

Salto

Restaurants 20 December 2018 0

***CLOSED*** For those who think Argentine chef Martin Gimenez-Castro is just about steak, then they haven’t been to Salto. The tasting menu is the best way to view his full oeuvre, and on our visit included ceviche with Portuguese corvina; a dainty tranche of cavala mackerel; and Porcini ice... Read more
Review: Ceviche Bar
Meet The Man Less guarded than his European counterparts, there’s an openness to Argentinean chef Martin Gimenez Castro that manifests itself in his cooking: though primarily known for his groundbreaking fine dining restaurant Salto, it’s in the Ceviche Bar that his character truly escapes. More than just a side... Read more
Notes: Salto

Notes: Salto

Blog 2 November 2017 0

What do you need to know about Salto? The work of Martin Gimenez Castro, this Argentinean chef hit headlines in 2013 when he emerged as victor from the first series of the TV show Top Chef. His restaurant, accessed to the side of the Rialto Hotel, opened a month... Read more
Review: Dos Tacos
Who doesn’t like asking for something that’s ‘under the counter’. It’s an action that promises something illicit and hidden: forbidden fruit savored only by those with a taste for the taboo. In the case of Dos Tacos, doing so means enquiring about their range of ‘salsa clandestinas’: extra hot... Read more
Sobremesa Tapas Bar
While it’s early days yet, there’s one place in the rebooted Hala Koszyki complex that has really stood out. It’s true, there have been a few complaints about the service (specifically, the lack of), but pretty much everyone has been united in their praise for the tapas menu at... Read more
Sueno Tapas Bar

Sueno Tapas Bar

Restaurants 27 January 2016 0

The management’s wanderlust is reflected by a global menu of bites that go beyond simply Latin. Diverse in its influences, this is a card with something for everyone – that explains how its succeeded in seducing a whole raft of fans. Sueno Tapas Bar Oboźna 9, facebook Read more
In The Raw

In The Raw

Features 28 November 2015 0

Having already left a trail of millions of addicts the world over, Poland is the latest country to fall under the spell of Latin ceviche… By Alex Webber | Photographs by Kevin Demaria It had to happen – and it has. After burning through Western Europe, ceviche has continued... Read more
Ceviche Bar

Ceviche Bar

Restaurants 23 October 2015 0

Created by the award-winning Martin Gimenez Castro, Warsaw’s first specialist ceviche bar serves up various interpretations of this classic raw fish dish: the corvina is an explosion of peppy, citrusy tastes and leaves you in no doubt why some are tipping ceviche to become as big as sushi. Try... Read more
Jamon

Jamon

Restaurants 13 October 2015 0

**CLOSED** The place looks the biz – custom made artwork presents swirling senoritas against an interior that’s based around a naval color palette and reclaimed wood touches. Perfect for ‘hot dates’. There’s an onus on authenticity, and that’s evidenced by the four Spaniards found in the kitchen. We could... Read more