Holiday Munchies: Huffkins Café and Tearooms, Stow-on-the-Wold, the Cotswolds

Holiday Munchies: Huffkins Café and Tearooms, Stow-on-the-Wold, the Cotswolds

Brunch is a wonderful thing. It’s that mysterious and magical time of day that is non-existent during the working week, however it rears its head like a mythical unicorn on the weekends or time off to proclaim: “adults, avoid convention and have this random middle meal that shuns both the early start of breakfast and … Continue reading

Holiday Munchies: The Stables, Cheltenham

Holiday Munchies: The Stables, Cheltenham

A wedding anniversary road trip has numerous plus points, and undoubtedly, one of the most taste-tingling benefits is the opportunity to test out local food hot spots that are favoured by both locals and tourists alike. So, when my husband Dan and I found ourselves perusing the shopping haunts of Cheltenham, we thought it would … Continue reading

Eating Around: The Mug House, London Bridge, London

Eating Around: The Mug House, London Bridge, London

Quintessentially British, The Mug House is a pub restaurant within the popular Davy’s chain that smacks of good old fashioned Englishness from centuries ago whilst also being bang up to date with a gourmet menu of classic dishes. Hidden in the domed alcoves of London Bridge, opposite the tourist-trap of the London Dungeons, this hideaway … Continue reading

Homeward Bound: Beefeater Liberty Bell, Romford, Essex

Homeward Bound: Beefeater Liberty Bell, Romford, Essex

The Liberty Bell has always been a reliable source of British pub grub, a mere 15 minute walk from my flat, making it an ideal date night location where both my husband and I can enjoy a few drinks yet still get home with ease. Partnered with Romford’s Premier Inn, the gastro pub used to … Continue reading

Eating Around: The Swan, Shakespeare’s Globe, Southbank, London

Eating Around: The Swan, Shakespeare’s Globe, Southbank, London

I’ve visited Shakespeare’s famed Globe theatre more times than I can count over the past few years, enjoying a wide variety of performances both in the outdoor circular stage area as well as the indoor Sam Wanamaker theatre. One thing however that I have been dying to do for absolutely ages is have a meal … Continue reading

Academy Town House Hotel, Holborn, London

Academy Town House Hotel, Holborn, London

Set Menu: Location: Academy Town House Hotel, 21 Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London, WC1E 6HG (nearest tube stations are Goodge Street and Tottenham Court Road) Date of Visit: Sunday 2nd April Time of Table: 2pm Deal Bought From: Groupon Deal Price: £25 for Two Dinner Companion: Twin sister, Jess Getting More for your Money? This afternoon … Continue reading