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Food and Drink

Food and Drink

Many people allow their stomachs to guide their hearts when it comes to picking the perfect holiday destination. When you think of Italy, you think delicate thin crust pizzas, silky smooth gelato and crisp white wine. In Spain, it’s all about Tapas, hearty Paella and smooth Rioja. But which culinary delights are conjured up when you think about the UK?

Did you know there are currently more than 160 Michelin-starred restaurants across the UK and Ireland? Of course, it’s not just about fine dining; we have fantastic traditional country pubs, delicious seafood restaurants located right on the seafront, quaint coffee shops, delicious delicatessens and so many other fantastic gastronomical delights to tantalise your taste buds.

This section of the blog is home to great recipes, some of the best places to eat and drink that the UK and Ireland has to offer, and much more to guarantee you’ll be in foodie heaven.

31st May 2018

National Fish and Chip Day

Fish and chips has been a staple of the British diet for over 150 years, and as this year’s...

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14th May 2018

5 unique and quirky cafes in Gloucester

We all know the same old sight of seeing chain restaurants and cafes dominating our high streets, taking away...

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20th April 2018

The Great Sykes Tea-bate

The most popular drink in the world after water, tea is especially beloved in the UK, with Brits sinking...

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Food and Drink
7 months ago

The Best Tea Rooms and Cafes in the Peak District

The Peak District offers a wide range of day out ideas, activities and scenic walking trails to embark on....

Food and Drink Best places to eat in whitby
9 months ago

Top 5 Restaurants and Cafes in Whitby

Whilst Whitby is undoubtedly renowned for its fantastic fish and chips, it also offers a fantastic range of eateries...

Food and Drink
9 months ago

Where to find Whitby’s Tastiest Fish and Chips

The seaside is synonymous with fish and chips. Picture newspaper-wrapped fresh fish and the crispiest, juiciest chips coated in...

Food and Drink
9 months ago

5 Perfect Pubs in Whitby

Whitby is one of Yorkshire’s most beloved seaside resorts. Popular with tourists year-round, it’s easy to see why: the beaches,...

Food and Drink
10 months ago

Good Food Guide 2018 – Where to Experience the UK’s Top Dishes

This week, the Waitrose Good Food Guide 2018 named its Top 50 Restaurants in the UK, and, to celebrate,...

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