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  • Burns Night Haggis neeps and tatties

    Burns Night blow-out

    Prepare for your January health kick halo to slip. Make way for an abundance of plaid, pipers, and potatoes. Here are six of the best Burns Night blow-outs.

  • green hill and wetlands in Cookham Berkshire

    Best Muddy winter walks

    Climbing the walls after the turkey fest? Wrap up warm and go in search of your own winter wonderland! Here's where the Muddy team be striding across Berkshire over the coming months.

  • Turkey lunch with triple roast potatoes, root veg and pigs in blankets, Hind's Head Bray

    How to ace Xmas lunch

    Worried about your turkey timings? Pondering over your potatoes? 12 Michelin-starred tips to help nail it on the day.

  • 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.

  • 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?

  • white panted exterior Old Boot Stanford Dingley pub with tiers on horseback pulling up n front for refreshments

    The perfect country pub?

    The Old Boot in Stanford Dingley, West Berks, has comfort food and countryside views to die for. Pull up a chair.

  • Roux at Skindles Maidenhead Berkshire outside terrace by river with large parasols

    10 waterside hangouts

    Water, water everywhere and there's more than a drop to drink (thank god!). Watch the world float by at Muddy's fave waterside spots to eat and drink.

  • The Dolphin Pub Newbury Berkshire red brick Victorian terrace pub with white framed windows

    The Dolphin, Newbury

    Shoreditch House meets Miami Beach, this fashion-led Newbury pub is cool, casual and your flexible foodie friend. Big pants on, let's dive in.

  • The 20 best beachside eats

    Make the most of the British summer at one of our Muddy-recommended coastal eateries. Napkin at the ready? Let's do this!

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