With its award-winning chefs and exemplary Catalonian cuisine, free tables are often hard to come by at Pep Guardiola’s restaurant, Tast, on King Street in Manchester.
That was certainly the case on the night of Tuesday, May 24. In fact, there was no chance of getting a booking. The top two floors, containing the main restaurant and a private dining room called the Enxaneta, were showing on Tast’s website as fully booked.
Those hoping to devour a plate of salty padrón peppers or sip a caña of Estrella Damm had to sit on the ground floor next to the bar instead. In reality, the top two floors were not fully booked. The only person visible on the second floor was a serious-looking man at the