New Michelin Bib Gourmands revealed

Picture of food using seasonal produce
Picture sourced via Joro website

The names of the restaurants that are included in the Michelin guide to Great Britain and Ireland 2018 were announced on Twitter. And five of them are up north!

NO new Scottish restaurants have won a Bib Gourmand.

The new Bibs, announced on Twitter are: Haveli Ponteland, Newcastle upon Tyne, Jöro, Sheffield, Skosh, York, The Staith House, North Shields and the ‘small but perfectly formed’ neighbourhood restaurant, Noble, Holywood, Belfast.

picture of Skosh chef cooking
Picture sourced from Skosh website

The Bib Gourmand recognises simple yet skilful cooking at a reasonable price, which last year was set at £28.

Indian restaurant Haveli Ponteland, run by Atul More, said on twitter: “Thank you! We always appreciate feedback from our customers but it’s high praise indeed when it’s from Michelin.”

Picture of Haveli Ponteland chef
Picture sourced from Haveli Ponteland website

The winning Michelin restaurants were announced at The Brewery, East London and streamed live on Twitter today (2 October 2017).

The new Bib Gourmand-winning restaurants were:


Dastaan, Epsom, Surrey

Galvin Green Man, Great Waltham, Essex

The Hadleigh Ram, Hadleigh, Suffolk

Haveli Ponteland, Newcastle upon Tyne

The Hope and Anchor, South Ferriby, North Lincolnshire

Jöro, Sheffield

Skosh, York

The Staith House, North Shields

Picture of Staith house
Staith House


Hare and Hounds, Aberthin, Cowbridge

Northern Ireland:

Noble, Holywood, Belfast


Bastible, Dublin

Craft, Dublin

Forest and Marcy, Dublin

Kai, Galway

Morrisey’s Bar and Restaurant, Doonberg, Co. Clare

Richmond, Dublin

Two Cooks, Sallins, Co. Kildare


Cinnamon Bazaar, Covent Garden

Clipstone, Fitzrovia

The Frog E1, Shoreditch

Kiln, Soho

Kricket, Soho

Madame D, Spitalfields

Plaquemine Lock, Islington

Popolo, Shoreditch

Smokestak, Shoreditch

Westerns Laundry, Highbury East

Picture of Noble interior
Picture sourced from Noble Twitter


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