The celebrity chef, Mark Hix MBE, has reached boiling point with local officials.

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Pictured: The restaurant enjoys sweeping views of the sea at Lyme Regis on Dorset's Jurassic Coast. <br />
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Celebrity chef Mark Hix MBE has been forced to eat humble pie and tear down an illegal decked seating area outside of his luxury seafood restaurant.<br />
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The Great British Menu star slammed 'petty' councillors in Lyme Regis, Dorset, as he began to remove the £20,000 wooden structure. <br />
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The 60-year-old had been in a four month dispute with local bureaucrats over the three-tier decking outside the prestigious Oyster and Fish House.