Grace Dent is an English columnist, broadcaster and author. She is restaurant critic for The Guardian. From 2011 to 2017 she wrote “Grace and Flavour”, a restaurant column for the London Evening Standard and was a columnist for The Independent. In November 2017, Dent won ‘Reviewer of the Year’ at the London Restaurant Festival.
Since 2016, Dent has presented The Untold on BBC Radio 4, which has been nominated twice for ARIA awards.
Dent is a regular critic on Masterchef UK, Masterchef: The Professionals, and Celebrity Masterchef. She has also appeared as a judge on BBC Two’s Great British Menu. She was the Creative Director for the Evening Standard‘s London Food Month (2017) which won ‘Best Debut Event’ at the 2017 Event Awards.
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