Restaurant Reviews

Bel & The Dragon Cookham

Rosalind Sack discovers an intimate and spirited evening of food and wine at Bel & The Dragon Cookham’s Lauren Perrier supper club…

Alyn Williams at The Westbury - Coddled duck egg lovage Muscat grapes brioche

Our resident wine expert, Rob Buckhaven, moves away from his usual tipple to test out the new beer pairing initiative at Alyn Williams’ restaurant at The Westbury hotel in London’s Mayfair.

Wasing Park

Rosalind Sack discovers spirited Sicilian food in a very special setting at Katie and Giancarlo Caldesi’s pop-up dining experience at Wasing Park, Berkshire

Bluebird Chelsea Restaurant interior

Having undergone a £2m refurbishment, the iconic Bluebird Chelsea, owned by D&D London, has reopened its doors on the Kings Road and the new look restaurant and bar is certainly worth the wait.

Crab and Boar

Frankie Wright discovers the delights of Autumn at the Berkshire country pub, The Crab and Boar….

Hinds Head Bray - desert

Rosalind Sack enjoys a classic lunch with a twist of Heston at his Michelin-starred pub The Hinds Head in Bray, Berkshire.

Caldesi in Campagna Bray

Rosalind Sack visits Bray in Berkshire, to discover Caldesi in Campagna – the Italian jewel in the crown of the village’s famed culinary scene… 

1269 Restaurant, Bar & Grill at the Crowne Plaza Gerrards Cross tables 2

The brand new 1269 Restaurant, Bar & Grill Restaurant at the Crowne Plaza Gerrards Cross Hotel is now officially open and in full swing. Specialising in livestock, game and butcher-style preparation, it has an incredible charcoal josper oven at its heart.

Riverside Restaurant, Macdonald Compleat Angler, Marlow, Exclusive magazine

You don’t get a much better dining spot in Marlow, Buckinghamshire, than on the banks of the Thames next to the iconic suspension bridge and overlooking All Saints Church. The Macdonald Compleat Angler has become somewhat of a Marlow landmark in its own right, but while it’s long been popular with visitors to the area, it hasn’t always been a first choice dining location for locals. With its Michelin-starred neighbour just up…

London Afternoon Tea at Hotel Cafe Royal savoury stand

There are few places that make such a staggering first impression as the Oscar Wilde Bar at London’s Hotel Café Royal, with its mirror-lined walls, immaculately-tailored waiters and gilded Louis XVI detailing, luminous in the muted light.