Thursday, 20 September 2018

Sunny garden was the ideal setting for a leisurely lunch

Sunny garden was the ideal setting for a leisurely lunch

WITH the sun beating down upon the quaint garden at the Fox and Hounds in Christmas Common, embarking upon a leisurely lunchtime with ...

 

Post-match curry was the perfect way to warm down

Post-match curry was the perfect way to warm down

CURRY on a summer’s evening! Many of you would not relish the opportunity, but having been a curry-lover for a long time, I was keen ...

 

Riverside dining room is a perfect summer setting

Riverside dining room is a perfect summer setting

ON a beautifully sunny lunchtime, a colleague and I were invited to dine at Shaun Dickens at The Boathouse, writes Sue Mummery. A ...

 

Lovingly reopened pub is bordering on a Michelin star

Lovingly reopened pub is bordering on a Michelin star

WHEN it comes to tales of triumphant turnarounds, there’s no better example than the Bottle and Glass Inn at Binfield Heath. For many ...

 

All-day dining’s an experience to savour at Thames-side club

All-day dining’s an experience to savour at Thames-side club

ON a very wet April lunchtime, my husband Kam and I visited the admirably picturesque setting of Henley’s Phyllis Court Club, writes ...

 

Bond-style pub landlord has a meaty proposition

Bond-style pub landlord has a meaty proposition

AS Simon Duffy sits relaxing in one of his luxurious sofas next to a warm fire sipping his glass of Chilean Merlot he chats to me ...

 

Providing quality ingredients and expert advice to inspire any chef

Providing quality ingredients and expert advice to inspire any chef

COME into the shop, call us or email us to order — we are always happy to hear from you at Gabriel Machin. We’ve been at the heart of ...

 

Playhatch pub lives up to its name with a slow-cooked dish to savour

Playhatch pub lives up to its name with a slow-cooked dish to savour

THE Shoulder of Mutton in Playhatch is celebrating 17 successful years with proprietors Alan and Wendy Oxlade at the helm, writes ...

 

Perfect antidote to chilly winter nights

Perfect antidote to chilly winter nights

ON one of the coldest and snowiest nights of the year Kam, India and I walked through the inviting entrance of the Tandoori ...

 

Scandinavian twist will reinvigorate your tastebuds

Scandinavian twist will reinvigorate your tastebuds

THE Weir Grove is a hidden gem in the heart of Wargrave. Situated on the High Street, you could easily drive past without knowing what ...

 

Delicious and filling antidote to winter

Delicious and filling antidote to winter

ON one of the coldest and snowiest nights of the year Kam, India and I walked through the inviting entrance of the Tandoori ...

 

Personal touch pays off at Henley Italian

Personal touch pays off at Henley Italian

ON such a chilly night, only the warmth of a welcome from Da Luca in Market Place could suffice, writes Katie Thomas. A generous ...

 

Riverside gem with three AA rosettes is glittering more brightly than ever

Riverside gem with three AA rosettes is glittering more brightly than ever

ON a beautifully sunny afternoon, it was my privilege to frequent our local riverside gem — Shaun Dickens at the Boathouse. Myself and ...

 

'On location' restaurant's a true gem

'On location' restaurant's a true gem

NESTLED in the village of Hambleden — so familiar as a filming location for the likes of Midsomer Murders, The Vicar of Dibley and ...

 

Dining by river is magical

Dining by river is magical

AS we strolled up to the entrance of this prestigious private members’ club, the River Thames was twinkling in the early evening sun, ...

 

Open-air dining makes the most of the summer

Open-air dining makes the most of the summer

THIS was an evening to remember — al fresco dining at the Fox and Hounds in Christmas Common, writes Karen French. Nestled in the ...

 

Country pub is among town's top restaurants

Country pub is among town's top restaurants

THE Reformation is a delightful cottage-style country pub in Gallowstree Common only five miles from Henley and six miles from Reading,...

 

Wine dinner was in the best possible taste

Wine dinner was in the best possible taste

WINING and dining, eh? I don’t know about you, but when I eat out the emphasis tends to be rather more on the latter than the former. ...

 

Chef with pedigree returns to roots

Chef with pedigree returns to roots

A WARM welcome awaited my husband Dave and I at the Unicorn Pub in Kingwood Common. Richard and Niki had a total change of career 18 ...

 

Park your wellingtons at the door and tuck in

Park your wellingtons at the door and tuck in

WHILE out on a long Sunday walk, there is nothing better than seeing a traditional English pub in sight and being able to take your ...

 

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