French gastronomy has had a profound influence on the British restaurant scene. French recipes, techniques, and presentation are still the standard for many top chefs, and fine dining in Britain often involves French restaurants. In Berkshire, French establishments range from elegant, upscale places catering for a discerning gourmet clientele to relaxed, cosy bistros offering regional classics. The prosperous commuter towns of Berkshire offer plenty of excellent dining options for aficionados of French cuisine. So whether you are looking for contemporary fine dining or familiar brasserie menus, you won't be disappointed.