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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.

9th April 2019

5 of the Best Cafés in Buxton

Whether you are looking for quick bite to eat or a memorable dining experience with loved ones, our list...

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11th March 2019

8 Best Cafés in Cheltenham

If you’re looking to grab breakfast or a light lunch in Cheltenham then take a look through 8 of...

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26th February 2019

6 of the Best Cafés in Bakewell

We’ve put together a list of 6 of our favourite Bakewell cafés, certain to entice you on your next...

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Food and Drink Salmon Vegetables
8 months ago

8 Best Restaurants in Edinburgh

We have selected 8 of our favourite restaurants in Edinburgh, answering to tastes and preferences of all kinds. Edinburgh...

Food and Drink Welshcakes
1 year ago

5 Traditional Welsh Foods You Must Try

Traditional Welsh food is a must-try for those visiting Wales on their next UK cottage holiday. With half of...

Food and Drink Brunch
1 year ago

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...

Food and Drink Cups of tea
1 year ago

The Great Sykes Tea-bate

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

Food and Drink
2 years 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....

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