The Guardian appoints Grace Dent as new food critic

Dec 6, 2017

The Guardian has announced that Grace Dent will begin as their new restaurant critic, with her first column to appear in January 2018. Dent currently writes her "Grace & Flavour" column at the London Evening Standard, as well as a weekly Voices column for The Independent. 

She has presented for BBC Radio 4's docu-series The Untold and is regular show guest, having appeared on Have I Got News For You, The Now Show, BBC2's The Review Show, Film 2012, The Culture Show, Delete Delete Delete, Very British Problems, The Apprentice and Masterchef.

Dent has said of her new role at The Guardian, "It’s time that, on a regular basis, I left the M25 and had my dinner everywhere else... It’s a warm feeling to re-join the Guardian and be part of its widely read, well-respected food coverage."