Tom Barnes

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Tom Barnes joins us on Saturday for our weekend of Long Table Banquets.

General bookings now open, scroll down to book.

Born and raised in the Cumbrian town of Barrow-in-Furness, Tom’s career in hospitality began straight out of school, where he embarked on a chef apprenticeship in the Lake District.

In 2009, Tom made the move to London and Chef de Partie at the lauded two Michelin star Mayfair restaurant The Square. Two years later, he was offered a position with Simon Rogan at L’Enclume, where he remained for six and a half years – climbing the ranks to Head Chef and was part of the team when the restaurant won its second Michelin star. During this time, Tom came runner-up in the 2011 Young Chef of the Year Competition and was later awarded the prestigious Roux Scholarship.

Tom Barnes was appointed head chef of Rogan & Co in 2018, achieving its first Michelin star in less than six months, and Executive Chef of Simon Rogan restaurants in the North-West in 2019, overseeing L’Enclume winning its third Michelin star in 2022.

Soon after his appointment as executive chef of Simon Rogan’s Restaurants in the North-West, Tom was invited to compete on the 2020 series of BBC2’s Great British Menu. He impressed judges with a lamb main which made the final banquet.

MENU

Table wine included

Welcome drink

​​Truffle pudding with black garlic and aged cheese

Cured Cornish mackerel, fermented gooseberry, farm pickles and horseradish

Heritage potatoes cooked in aromats, lacquered eel, dill and buttermilk

Grilled saddle of Herdwick lamb, summer vegetables, calamint and lentils

Ice-cream sundae

KEY INFO

Vegan alternative menu available – register here

Please advise of any allergies on arrival but we cannot guarantee we can accommodate all dietary requirements
All our food is prepared in kitchens where nuts, gluten and other allergens may be present

Menu subject to change

For those of you who fancy joining last minute, we’ve saved a small number of seats for walk-ups. Book these early on the day, at the restaurant.

Please note dining experiences are not refundable or exchangeable. Spaces will only be held for 20 minutes, after that tickets are subject to resale. Read our full T&Cs here

Once you’ve booked please check for your email confirmation, if it’s not in your inbox check your junk folder. You’ll need this and the lead booker’s I.D. to check in. Group bookings must arrive together.

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