Food & Wine

‘Pichet owners want to move restaurant into Dylan McGrath’s Brasserie Sixty6’

Over €165k spent on legal fees in objections to rescue plan for Brasserie Sixty6

Dylan McGrath: EMI MR objects to a rescue plan for his restaurant Brasserie Sixty6. Picture: Fergal Phillips

Efforts by the owners of Pichet to block the rescue deal for a Dylan McGrath restaurant “may make commercial sense” given their desire to relocate their own restaurant in his space, a restructuring expert has claimed.

Neil Hughes, chief executive of Azets, said on affidavit that over €165,000 in legal fees has been spent by EMI MR Investments Ltd, which is part of the Mercantile Group, on its objection to a rescue plan for Brasserie ...