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  • Mirepoix Dine In At Home fine dining home dining experience

    7 of the best posh takeaways

    Gagging to sink your teeth into some chefy posh nosh? Don't wait until lockdown lift off, your training starts now with Berkshire's fanciest takeaways.

  • Heston's Hinds Head at Home Takeaway menu

    Michelin star takeaway! It can be done

    Excitement levels are high: Heston's Michelin star gastropub The Hind's Head has launched takeaway menus. Check out my review and prepare to salivate.

  • The-Woodspeen-restaurant Newbury wood pannelled ceiling stone floor

    Date night hot spots

    Valentine's Day leave you cold? Feel the love for Berkshire's romantic restaurants and pubs and you can stare into each others' eyes today or any of the other 364 days of the year. 

  • The Waterside-Inn-Bray riverside location

    Three star thriller

    The Roux's Waterside Inn in Bray boasts 3 Michelin twinklers, river views, classic cookery and you don't have to sell a vital organ to eat here. *Dabs napkin*.

  • Heston Blumenthals's legendary Hind's Head scotch egg served in silver egg cup

    Heston’s egg-centric pub

    Elegantly eccentric from the decor to the menu – Heston Blumenthal's Michelin star Hind's Head is THE place to scoff and quaff in Berkshire.

  • Just the 12 Michelin stars

    Berkshire's done us proud with 12 Michelin stars twinkling in the 2018 guide. It’s time to EAT!

  • A French fancy in Reading?

    You know it! L'Ortolan restaurant in Shinfield has held its Michelin star for 15 consecutive years. Under Head Chef Tom Clarke this French fancy is a food experience worth trying.

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