No Reservations: Around the World on an Empty Stomach
An illustrated, behind-the-scenes travel journal of Anthony Bourdain's global adventures.
More than just a companion to the hugely popular show, No Reservations is Bourdain's fully illustrated journal of his far-flung travels. The book traces his trips from New Zealand to New Jersey and everywhere in between, mixing beautiful, never-before-seen photos and mementos with Bourdain's outrageous commentary on what really happens when you give a bad-boy chef an open ticket to the world. Want to know where to get good fatty crab in Rangoon? How to order your reindeer medium rare? How to tell a Frenchman that his baguette is invading your personal space? This is your book. For any Bourdain fan, this is an indispensable opportunity to hit the road with the man himself.
What people are saying - Write a review
Review: No Reservations: Around the World on an Empty StomachUser Review - Sara - Goodreads
This book is, Bourdain tells us in his introduction, essentially a scrapbook of the past three years of his life. It's photo documentation of him and his crew making the television show No ... Read full review
Review: No Reservations: Around the World on an Empty StomachUser Review - Juli Pennock - Goodreads
I wanted more. I wanted what Bourdain said he wasn't going to give, which was more behind-the-scenes stuff and, well, just more. The pics are nice, though. And the man CAN turn a helluva phrase. Read full review