Restaurant & Bar Awards 2020 Page 21 LUX Restaurant & Bar Awards 2020 Chips, and chef Cevat has transformed each dish into a powerhouse of flavour, draining every last bit of taste to make every mouthful truly luxurious. Sunday lunch is a huge part of British culture, and serving it up as an exceptionally well- prepared treat is yet another skill in Branches’ extensive repertoire. Roasted sirloin of beef, Welsh black pork, and barn-reared chicken breast make up the meats that Brits so lovingly adore, accompanied by classic crispy roast potatoes, Yorkshire puddings, and a wealth of vegetables. All of the refreshing and beautiful desserts are made inhouse by the talented pastry chefs for pure enjoyment. Guests can conclude their meal however they choose, whether it be a fruity cheesecake, bourbon-flavoured sticky toffee pudding, chocolate slice, or a selection of the finest British and French cheeses. To complement the seasonality of the menu’s offerings, Branches stunning private dining area is the perfect place in which guests can enjoy the creations of chef Cevat and his kitchen team. Able to accommodate up to twenty two guests, diners can use the room to celebrate all manner of occasions. Baby showers ae a hugely popular event at Branches, and the summer months allow diners to enjoy their meal al fresco on the beautiful terrace. Complete with a huge indoor cherry blossom tree and floral interior, Branches is not only an exquisite eatery, but also a local watering hole for diners hoping to get that perfect Instagram picture. Everything comes together in this fusion of gastronomy and experience, from the stunning décor, to the impressive cherry blossom tree, to the simply exquisite cuisine on offer from chef Cevat and his team. Newcastle is a bright and vibrant city, home to a wealth of culinary adventures and experiences just waiting to be explored. Branches in Jesmond is one such adventure, begging to be experienced and enjoyed by everyone who enters in. From that first sight of the beautiful cherry blossom tree, to the first taste of chef Cevat’s luxurious creations, to the final reluctant step out the door again, every moment at Branches is a glimpse into the lifestyles of the luxurious. Company: Branches Restaurant Jesmond Contact: Sophia Elizabeth Website: