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Eilleen’s, Ampthill

If you're after high end food in a friendly local setting, then it might be time to mosey on down to Eileen's in the pretty village of Ampthill.

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After one day in the Flitwick Manor kitchen, aged just 15, Eileen’s Head Chef Steve Barringer knew he was destined for the kitchen. After a few more years at Flitwick and a stint at Rushton Hall in Northamptonshire, Steve worked his way to the final of Masterchef: The Professionals, before opening Eileen’s.

Eileen’s is a modern-yet-friendly addition to Ampthill’s already buzzing culinary scene. With Barringer at the helm, this fantastic local eatery has elevated the town’s culinary standards. The seven course tasting menu (£75) involves dishes such as Compressed Tomatoes served with Elderflower Emulsion, Marinated Courgette, Pickled Shallot and Frozen Goats Cheese, followed by delights like Cod with Pea Puree, Gherkin Ketchup, Caper & chive butter and Beef Dripping Roast Potatoes. This is high end fare, and well worth a reservation.

 

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eileensampthill.co.uk
01525 839889

Opening hours
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 6.30pm - 11.30pm
Wednesday: 6.30pm - 11.30pm
Thursday: 6.30pm - 11.30pm
Friday: 6.30pm - 11.30pm
Saturday: 6.30pm - 11.30pm
Sunday: Closed

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