Fife Masterchef finalist Dean Banks declares new culinary venture in Edinburgh

Monday, May 31, 2021

MasterChef: 2018 Professionals finalist Dean Banks will open a restaurant at The Pompadour at The Caledonian Hotel in Waldorf Astoria, Edinburgh, a month after announced that his flagship restaurant at St Andrews will not reopen at its current location.

Dean Banks as Pompadour opens in June.

Addressing the new project launched by Mr Banks, he added: "We will offer a stunning tasting menu which will continually evolve. Join us in one of the world's truly iconic dining rooms for a sensory experience you will never forget."

Dean Banks on the Pompadour - a five - star hotel that also boasts an ecclesiastical setting within the Waldorf Astoria - The Caledonian - is described as "the ultimate Dean Banks experience."