Great Food at the Pipe and Glass Inn, Yorkshire

Great Food at the Pipe and Glass Inn, Yorkshire

We recently had one of those experiences when everything aligns to create the perfect chance to visit a really great restaurant. Having booked a holiday in the pretty Yorkshire village of South Dalton, we then discovered that the Michelin starred Pipe and Glass Inn was 

The Star in the City York Review

The Star in the City York Review

The Star in the City in York is the second venue for Andrew Pern, the original being the Michelin-starred Star Inn at Harome which I enjoyed some years back. I recently visited the city centre Star with a group of friends. It was a special 

Restaurants in Peebles – Osso Review

Restaurants in Peebles – Osso Review

We recently had another wonderful holiday in the beautiful Scottish Borders. Staying at Cosaig Cottage in Innterleithen, we were able to get out and about easily to explore local places. One of these places was pretty Peebles, in particular the Michelin guide recommended restaurants in 

Michelin Star Restaurants in Suffolk- Pea Porridge

Michelin Star Restaurants in Suffolk- Pea Porridge

Pea Porridge in Bury St Edmunds has so much to be proud of. They are Suffolk’s first and only restaurant to be awarded the prestigious Michelin star award and very well deserved it is too. Tucked away in a pretty residential area of the market 

The Plough Bolnhurst Review

The Plough Bolnhurst Review

The Plough Bolnhurst is the epitome of a cosy English pub. Think open fire, wooden tables and really good quality, well cooked, seasonal food.  You will find the Plough, a beautiful Tudor building, tucked away in the Bedfordshire countryside. I had the pleasure of eating here 

The Old Bank Snettisham Review

The Old Bank Snettisham Review

Beautiful Norfolk! We love visiting or staying on the Norfolk coast and enjoying all the fresh, delicious food that it has to offer. Our latest visit was to the Old Bank in Snettisham, a cosy Bistro offering a delicious tasting and a la carte menu. 

Best Restaurants in Hertfordshire- Zebra Riding Club Review

Best Restaurants in Hertfordshire- Zebra Riding Club Review

We enjoyed our jaunt to Hertfordshire’s Crockers some months ago and just before the country locked down again we managed to fit in a visit to another of the best restaurants in Hertfordshire- The Zebra Riding Club. This new venture from acclaimed chefs Robin Gill 

Amsterdam in a Day- what to see and eat!

Amsterdam in a Day- what to see and eat!

There are many wonderful places for city breaks and Amsterdam is surely one of my favourites. Described as the most liberal city in the world, this vibrant and diverse city really should be on your ‘must visit’ list for a short break, whether it is 

6 Fabulous Small Plates Restaurants

6 Fabulous Small Plates Restaurants

Small plates dining is a sociable and fun way to eat out. Increasingly popular, many fabulous restaurants offer this ‘tapas style’ which opens the door to trying more dishes, sharing with loved ones and friends, and ordering as you dine to suit your appetite. These 

Small plates dining-Crockers Restaurant Review

Small plates dining-Crockers Restaurant Review

We recently had the pleasure of eating at Scott Barnard’s restaurant Crockers in Tring, Hertfordshire. Tring is a pretty market town and worth a look around. Just a short train journey from the city, it is a great choice for a day trip from London.