Heston Blumenthal’s Fat Duck Tells French Bistro by Same Name to Cease and Desist

March 14, 2016

There can only be one

What’s in a name? A lot, actually, especially when the name in question belongs to a three Michelin-starred restaurant. Celebrity chef Heston Blumenthal is pleading with a bistro in France to change its name from The Fat Duck, which is the same moniker ascribed to the British chef’s pricey UK restaurant, according to The Independent.

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Jason Annetts, a former Cambridge pub owner who opened The Fat Duck in southwestern France last year, told The…