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Grilled Whole Lobster at Belgo

Time to be Shellfish - LobsterFest returns to London!

This summer will see the return of Belgo’s legendary LobsterFest. Now in its 10th year the festival is the perfect antidote to the credit crunch, with Londoners set to get a “pincer the action” with dishes starting at under £5. 5,000 live lobsters will be pre-ordered from Nova Scotia’s finest lobster pots for the festival, which will run from 1st to 30th June, inclusive. The limited edition menu will comprise a number of classic dishes which have been created by Executive Chef, Muir Picken.


Lobster Bisque* - £4.95
A rich lobster and brandy bisque served with cream and chives

Lobster Thermidor* - £8.80
Half a Canadian 1lb lobster, grilled with a light cheese, mustard and Orval beer sauce

Red Thai Lobster* - £8.50
Half a Canadian 1lb Lobster baked with a lightly spiced and nutty red Thai curry sauce


Grilled Whole Lobster - £16.95
A whole Canadian 1lb lobster, halved and grilled with garlic and Pernod butter. Served with frites and salad

Surf & Turf - £16.95
Half a Canadian 1lb lobster, grilled with garlic and Pernod butter and served with a 6 oz* ribeye steak, frites and salad

Lobster Salad* - £16.95
A whole lobster salad with crisp spring onions, green beans and carrots tossed in a light port and lemon dressing

Dishes marked “*” are available exclusively at Belgo Noord and Centraal:

Belgo Centraal: 50 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9LJ (T: 020 7813 2233)
Belgo Noord: 72 Chalk Farm Road, Chalk Farm, London, NW1 8AN (T: 020 7267 0718)
Belgo Clapham: 44 - 48 Clapham High Road, London, SW4 7UR (T: 0207 720 1118)
Belgo Kingsway: 67 Kingsway, Holborn, London, WC2B 6TD (T: 0207 242 7469)

For further information, including menus & opening times, visit


Date: May 2009

Notes to editors:

For further information, including photography & recipes of the dishes, please contact:
Sally Bishop or Lottie West
Relish PR
E: or; T: 07930 416 353

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