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    Hello 2020! Best places to celebrate NYE

    What you doing for New Year's Eve? One of these 25 awesome gatherings, that's what! From overnighters to pub parties, dinner destinations to bar crawlers, raise your glass to 2020.

  • Cliveden Festive Afternoon tea

    Cliveden’s Spa-kling Afternoon tea

    Do not be defeated by the Xmas shenanigans, take a break from the to-do list and head straight to Cliveden. Muddy takes one for the team to review its new Festive Afternoon Tea Spa Day.

  • Gastro Heaven!

    30 of the best cookery courses across the Muddy counties to tantalise your tastebuds, and impress even the fussiest dinner guest.

  • Hinds head royal lounge coktail leather armchair

    A cocktail, garçon

    Sometimes we want a bar with a bit more pizzazz than a country pub, right? Make mine an Porn Star martini, and work your way through Muddy's 12 bars of Christmas.

  • Astor Grill Cliveden House old stables now booths with original green hexagonal tiles, blue leather banquettes and brass light fittings

    Eat like a horse

    Did you know Cliveden has a casual alternative to its fine dining restaurant. Muddy heads to the former Astor stable block for a posh nosebag.

  • Hind's Head Bray Roast beef yokshire pudding and triple cooked roast potatoes

    17 Sunday roasts with the most

    Release the Yorkies! No need to slave over a roast, out you go. Here Muddy's Berkshire hot spots for a weekend nosh up.

  • Twinkle twinkle Michelin stars

    It’s the accolade all chefs want, so whose wish upon a Michelin star in Berkshire came true this year? Big pants on, let's meet our culinary giants.

  • Cliveden DINING ROOM VIIEW FROM THE TABLE

    The UK’s sexiest restaurant?

    If it’s good enough for Meghan (we’re on first name terms), it’s good enough for Muddy. The Cliveden Dining Room is Deco fabulous has the swagger of Harry Styles on heat.

  • Autumn Supper Clubs

    Forks poised? Dig in to a brand new round of supper clubs popping up over the coming months with brilliant one-offs, Sri Lankan, Asian and vegan options.

  • The Globe, Newbury

    One of Newbury's oldest pubs has become a dog-friendly hip hangout that boasts a cool culinary collaboration with a Muddy Award winner. Who's up for yappy hour?

  • glasses of wine red white rose corkscrew flatlay

    5 wines to try before you die

    Love a Chablis or three? Whether you're a wino or oenophile, we asked experts for their bucket list wines. Not to be drunk by the bucket load. Just saying!

  • The best brunch in town

    The most lipsmackingly indulgent meal of the day and we have 47 of the best ones to tempt you with, from vegan to full English, flat white to green detox. Just add friends and a hangover.

  • 46 stunning pubs for sunny days

    Everyone knows that one of summer's great pleasures is sipping a cold one in a pub garden. So here's the best of the bunch across all the Muddy counties. Cheers!

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