Driving across Europe in a 1965 Ford Mustang ordered sight unseen especially for their excursion, Stuart and Rat--accompanied by an adopted golden retriever named Henry and Rat's boyfriend, Carl--masticate their way from England to Italy via three-star restaurants in France, Germany, Belgium, and Monaco. By the end of Feeding Frenzy you won't know whether to order coq au vin or pop an Alka-Seltzer; have both, just to be on the safe side. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
If the writing had been any shallower, the type would have sunk into the page.
I know automobiles and Michelin traditionally go together but NOT in this case; Stevens serves up VERY lukewarm Bill Bryson-like plot points and other leftovers.
Here Stevens has dreamed up the quest and sets himself up for another Malaria Dreams-style home run, but somehow that isn't what he ended up with.
As a foodie I was particularly looking forward to this book, following Mr Stevens jaunt across Europe dining at 3 star Michelin restaurants. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Andy Hayler
If you love food, travel, and/or have eaten in many of the Michelin three-star establishments in Europe, this is a great read. Read morePublished on March 4, 2012 by ibisgirldc
Laugh out loud funny! You don't have to be a gourmet to enjoy reading about this parade through so-called "fancy restaurants"!Published on May 30, 2003
Unlike many other reviewers I liked this book immensely. I doubt that many of us have eaten at many (or any) of these gourmet palaces described in the book, but we can still... Read morePublished on June 18, 2000 by Avid Reader
If there ever was an author sure to check the reader's comments on this site, Mr. Stevens should be the one. Read morePublished on July 21, 1999 by firstname.lastname@example.org