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Kids Eating Out

  • Flaming good burgers

    To Eton, for posh burgers, craft beers and thick oozy milkshakes at urban micro-chain, Flaming Cow.

  • Superwoman mini figure army – Tinkers Gifts Berkshire

    Mother’s Day sorted!

    Treating your mum? Hope to be treated yourself? (some chance). We have ideas aplenty to spoil the superwoman in your life.

  • Roasted partridge with crispy roast potatoes, braised red cabbage and watercress served on a wooden board

    By royal appointment

    Gawd knows we love good pub grub, so it’s hello and make mine 3 courses at the Bel & The Dragon Windsor

  • Posh burgers rule

    Fancy prime beef with nice buns? Tom Hardy? Not this time, but, a damn fine burger from GBK

  • Bel & The Dragon, Cookham

    If it is good enough for Tom Hiddleston, it's good enough for Muddy. The Bel & The Dragon's kid-friendly, dog-friendly and celeb-friendly. I'd better go, it would be rude to keep Tom waiting.

  • Muddy eats: The Golden Ball Pinkneys Green

    Tis true that here on Muddy we go a little weak at the knees for a good gastropub in a pretty village surrounded by cracking walks. So when I stumbled across The Golden Ball in Pinkneys Green, an old 16th Century inn, I did it a little dance. The village itself is a hidden gem. Situated near Maidenhead and Cookham, […]

    • Muddy Eats: Perfect pizzas at the Henry VI in Eton

      Sharing your name with England’s youngest ever king (who, by the way, also founded Eton College) puts a ton of royal expectation on a pub. One doesn’t want to let the side down – or ‘orf with their heads’.  The Henry VI is back after a full refurb, creating a warm, unpretentious, family-centric experience – and I […]

    • Eat here: The Milk Shed, nr Bicester Village

      You probably don’t need another excuse to break for the border and head to Bicester (Bicester Village for a bit of early Christmas present shopping anyone?!) but I’m feeling generous so I’ll give you one anyway. I had a meeting at Bicester Village last week (by which I mean coffee with my friend Jude at Villandry) and […]

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