Top 10 restaurant movie scenes - is your favourite here?

Friday, 3rd July 2020, 2:21 pm
Updated Friday, 3rd July 2020, 2:21 pm

From places to fall in love to the scene of a mafia hit, restaurants have been the setting for some of the most famous moments in the movies.

We all have our favourites and now a survey has revealed the nation’s top 10 most popular restaurant scenes.

Judged the best scene was the moment the lips of the Lady and the Tramp meet as they share spaghetti in the Disney animated movie of 1955.

It is followed by Robin Williams’ Mrs Doubtfire’s hilarious quick-change dinner at his ex-wife’s favourite restaurant Bridges in San Francisco.

In third place is Meg Ryan, showing Billy Crystal how to fake an orgasm at the world-famous Katz’s Deli in New York in When Harry Met Sally.

Julia Roberts’ “slippery little suckers” remark as she tackles a plate of escargot in Pretty Woman made the list as did the “chilled monkey brains” banquet in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.

The top 101 Lady and the Tramp eating spaghetti – Lady and the Tramp.2 Daniel/ Mrs Doubtfire’s quick change of outfits – Mrs Doubtfire.3 Pastrami on rye – When Harry Met Sally.4 “Slippery little suckers” – Vivian eating snails – Pretty Woman.5 The “Chilled Monkey Brains” banquet with Harrison Ford and Kate Capshaw – Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.6 Michael Corleone’s (Al Pacino) fateful dinner at Louis’ restaurant – The Godfather.7 Marty, Michael J Fox, trying to order a Pepsi Free at a 1955 diner – Back to the Future.8 Mia, Uma Thurman, and Vincent, John Travolta, go out for burgers and fries – Pulp Fiction.9 Critic Anton Ego eats ratatouille and is transported back to his childhood – Ratatouille.10 John Candy sweating over The Old 69er – The Great Outdoors.

The research was carried out by Perspectus Global.