Must try: Gamberoni all’ “Acqua Pazza” , Crispy Branzino with Roasted Baby Carrots
I didn’t get Babbo.
Perhaps my palate is just not complex enough but after all the rave reviews and the accolades – I was rather underwhelmed with the meal we had there.
Was the food good? Of course it was.
Did it blow my top off the way that other places have – No!
I thought their Mediterranean Shrimp in Crazy Water was delicious as was the Branzino dish but the black spaghetti dish was just okay and the desserts were downright disappointing.
I agree I am not an aficionado for strange animal parts like cheeks or tongue which Batali loves to showcase but I at least expected to try one dish that would keep me coming back for more.
Not at this Batali spot I guess….
Here is some of what we ate: