Monday, February 1, 2016

London restaurant, created by Napolean's chef, closes

The once and future Kettner's
From Forbes
LONDON -- Saturday, a London institution closed its doors after almost 15 decades of entertaining, revelry and plenty of scandals. In its heyday, Kettner’s was a regular haunt for everyone from Oscar Wilde to Bing Crosby and Agatha Christie.

Kettner’s was opened in 1867 by Auguste Kettner, chef to Napoleon III and was one of the first restaurants in London to serve French food which was seen as exotic and unusual at the time. 
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