Eat and Gulp
Pubs, restaurants, cafes, tours, tastings and more - tuck in!
The best places I've found around the UK to enjoy some wonderful grub and great drinks. All handpicked by me and worthy of a thick slice of your weekend. Nom nom.
The BEST way to see the city: Liverpool E-Bike Tour
Duration: 3 Hours | Distance: 12 Miles | From £57 The best way to explore the famous maritime city of Liverpool, isn’t on a cramped tour bus, or trying to navigate the ever-changing one-way traffic systems in your car – it’s in the open air on a guided e-bike tour.…
- Albert Dock, Liverpool
Gorgeous Oxfordshire Pub With Rooms: The Crown Inn, Church Enstone
The Crown In at Church Enstone is a true gem. This Chipping Norton pub with rooms is cosy and comfortable. Expect a hearty menu and a lovely welcome!
- Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Bone Idyll Gin: Super-Sexy Gin Experience London (for Adventurous Spirits)
A kick-ass gin experience London! Make a bespoke 700ml bottle of gin, includes welcome drink, 3 Bone Idyll gin tasters and cocktail. Great for hen weekends!
- Kingston-Upon-Thames, Great London
This Brilliant Liquid London Pub & Ale House Tour Will Raise Your Spirits!
Following in the footsteps of Shakespeare and Dickens trying out some of London's oldest pubs, tavern, back street boozers and Victorian gin palaces! £25ppRead more
Luxury Gastro Escape: Harcourt Arms Stanton, Near Whitney
Check in to the Harcourt Arms Whitney and you won't want to leave. 400 years of history, 2 AA Rosettes, a giant welcome, dog-friendly and gorgeous rooms!
- Whitney, Oxfordshire
The Royal Oak, Ramsden: A magical 17th-century inn where community comes first
The Royal Oak is everything you could wish for in a pub. Super-cosy with history oozing from every exposed beam, plus there are five delightful rooms to call yours for a couple of nights.
- Ramsden, Oxfordshire
Culinary Sex on Rails! Hop Aboard The Station Kitchen West Bay
Sexy interiors, class-act cocktails and food that's off the rails. Yup, the Station Kitchen West Bay is one taste journey you won't forget!
- West Bay, Dorset
Sweet Wanderlust: Chocolate-Making Short Breaks West Sussex
A super-sweet weekend break in West Sussex. Chocolate making by day, chill in a beautiful cottage or shepherd's hut at night. Heated swimming pool.Read more
Pubs with rooms: The Merry Harriers Pub, Hambledon
A big-hearted, dog-friendly pub in the Surrey Hills with comfy rooms, llama trekking, gin tasting and even a hygge experience! From £130pn
- Surrey, UK
7a Fairford: THE number one brownie destination in the Cotswolds
Brownie heaven in the cosiest of Cotswolds’ cafes – need we say more?! Take a wonder through the historic market town of Fairford and you’ll find a humble little café just waiting to welcome you through its doors – 7a Coffee Shop. Owned and run by husband-and-wife team, Simon and…
- Fairford, Cotswolds
Hip, hot, happening: The Old Stocks, Stow-on-the-Wold
A traditional Cotswold hotel with dreamy rooms, fabulous food and a devilish personality - all at the heart of Stow-on-the-Wold
Pubs with rooms: The Riverside at Aymestrey
Sat next to the sparkling River Lugg in Herefordshire, the Riverside at Aymestery has cracked the code when it comes to superb food, exceptional service and a warm Herefordshire welcome.
- Aymestrey, Herefordshire
Pubs with rooms: The New Inn, St Owen's Cross
Wonky walls, exposed timbers, beautiful rooms, The New Inn at St Owen's Cross is more than just a spruced up gastropub.
- St Owens Cross, Herefordshire
The Distillery: London's first gin hotel and finest gin experience
There are many quirky London hotels, but this one: The Distillery at 186 Portobello Road, has gin on tap, in the rooms and everywhere you look!
- Portobello Rd, London
Fall shed over heels for Shed 1 Gin’s tastings and gin experiences
Perfectly positioned on the outskirts of Ulverston in the Lake District, Shed 1 Gin is known for its bold flavours, use of locally sourced ingredients, and unique gin experiences.
- Ulverston, Cumbria
Walk on the wild side with a tour from the Cotswold Forager
Bring the great outdoors into your kitchen with a workshop, tour or multi-day experience from the Cotswold Forager. Walks, workshops & events.
Delicious Bath walking food tours that'll make your mouth water!
Food tours in Bath. Passionate, local food guides. The best independent tea-houses, expert cheesemongers, award-winning bakeries. 3hr tours. From £40pp.
- Bath, UK
The Potting Shed: Fabulous al fresco cocktail bar in Dorset from Dark Bear
We’re digging The Potting Shed - the latest outdoor pop-up from the award-winning Dark Bear, Bridport, that specialises in rum-based cocktails.
- Bridport, Dorset
White Castle Vineyard: Corking Welsh vineyard tours and award-winning tipples
Head to Monmouthshire to visit White Castle Vineyard, an award-winning vineyard in Wales with tours that are a real corker.
- Monmouthshire, Wales
Cheeky and fabulous: hen party afternoon 'tease'
2-hour hen party afternoon tea with a very cheeky twist: buff butlers wearing nothing but an apron and bow tie. Fully mobile. Nationwide. From £35pp.
- Nationwide, UK
The cocktail making hen party that comes to you, at home or away
Groups of 12 and over only Hold on to your feathers, hens. Because you’re about to enjoy 90-minutes of pure mixology brilliance, whether you’re at home to celebrate the bride-to-be or staying somewhere special in the UK. With a handsome cocktail expert by your side (yes, you can request a…
- Nationwide, UK
Cocktail box delivery UK: Shake up a hell of a party with Home Cocktails!
Whether you're celebrating at home with friends or taking a short break with the girls, Home Cocktails is a fabulous cocktail box delivery service that's set to make your plans fizz
- Nationwide Delivery
The Secret Garden Cafe is an Oasis in Cardiff. Just don't tell Everyone!
Next to the River Taff in Bute Park, The Secret Garden Cafe in Cardiff is a pretty city-centre café and a blissful retreat from the bustling city nearby.
- Cardiff, Wales
Make Your Own Fabulous Gin in the Welsh Countryside with Silver Circle Distillery
Viva Welsh gin! Nestled in the Wye Valley, the Silver Circle Distillery is a family-run affair with an incredible gin-making experience that's sure to steal any gin lover’s heart.
- Monmouthshire, Wales
Dreamy and Award-Winning High Tea at the Angel Hotel, Abergavenny
The Angel Hotel in the quaint market town of Abergavenny is one of only 9 hotels in the UK to receive the prestigious ‘Award of Excellence’ from the UK Tea Guild. Aka: the Oscar of the tea world!
- Abergavenny, UK
Time To Take A Guided Walk Through the Beautiful Halnaker Tree Tunnel
Join Kathryn on a leisurely two and a half hour guided walk through the Sussex countryside and the beautiful Halnaker Tree Tunnel, crossing into the South Downs National Park and ending at the iconic Halnaker Windmill.
- West Sussex, UK
Sensational Cirencester Restaurant: Roots + Seeds Kitchen Garden
Roots and Seeds is a fabulous all-day farm-to-fork cafe and restaurant in Cirencester. Family-friend, sustainably focused, dog friendly. Open Mon - Sunday!
- Cirencester, UK
Hit the open road with Chiltern Trike Tours for a gin and beer adventure!
See the best of the Chilterns and sample the local beer and gin, thanks to the brilliant and brightly-coloured Chiltern Trike Tours.
- Aylesbury, UK
These Breadmaking Classes Transform you into a Master Baker in your Own Home
Raise your sourdough game and power up your pizza making with these fabulous breadmaking classes delivered either in-person in the Cotswolds or online, wherever you are in the UK!
- Cotswolds, UK
This London Silent Disco Tour is the BEST Way to See the City
Join the utterly fabulous Boogie Shoes Silent Disco London Walking Tour as they get you dance-walking around London's open places and spaces. From £20pp.
- London, UK
Hop In Beer, Gin and Tapas House, Brecon
Hop into this new beer and gin house which has just opened the tradional pubs in Brecon. Over 50 craft beers and 20 specialist gins! Covid-secure.
- Brecon, Wales
Quirky Black Cab Tour of London: Harry Potter, Bridgerton, and More!
No-one knows London like a London Cabby! So climb aboard a London black taxi for a completely unique, quirky and unforgettable tour of the city.
- London, UK
Beach Side Cornish Cafe with a Curious History
What used to be the public toilet block has been transformed into a trendy cafe serving some of the best coffee and food concoctions in Mawgan Porth!
- Mawgan Porth
Delicious Food Served in a Beautiful Former Cotswolds' Prison
The Old Prison cafe serves up brilliant food in one of the most quirky Cotswold settings: a 18th-century House of Correction - and you can even see the prison cells.
Dinner with a To-Die-For View in Scotland
What used to be just a family farm has been transformed over the years to become a cafe, deli, and shop that's loved by visitors from all over Scotland.
- Kinross, Scotland
Go Back In Time At This Quirky Tea Room
Step back in time with The Fourteas Tea Room - a quirky, cosy cafe that's fox-trotted straight out of the 1940s!
Cheers to the Best Gin Cupboard in the UK!
What started life as a small gin shelf at a Cotswolds' pub is now a gin-lovers heaven with hundreds of gins to try!
Comfort food and cake: fabulous cookery classes in a beautiful Cotswolds' home
Spend a day creating delicious food in a beautiful Cotswolds' home, bonding with friends over a mixing bowl.
- Cirencester, UK
Where the A-Listers Dine in the Cotswolds
A 17th century coaching inn that's a foody destination in the Cotswolds and where the local celebrities like to drink.
- Gloucestershire, UK
Go on, be naughty at this Cirencester waffle emporium
Small independent waffle house serves all manner of home-cooked, home-made waffles stacked with very naughty toppings!
- Cirencester, UK