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  • Lunch with a view: 12 riverside eats

    Ahh, is there anything better than a stroll along the riverside? Actually, yes - a riverside that includes a long lazy lunch and some stonking views across Devon.

  • Review: Wild Thyme & Honey, Ampney Crucis

    Cotswolds corker! Brand new for this year and showing all the honey-stoned charms you'd expect of an historic 16th century inn (with some multi-million pound mod-cons), read on and book in. You'll love it.

  • Chef Scott Paton: What’s cooking?

    Hot out the oven! News that Àclèaf, Boringdon Hall & Spa's gorgeous eatery has just bagged 4 AA Rosettes. Here's head chef Scott Paton with the inside on his new for 2022 dishes.

  • 52 roasts with the most across the Muddy counties

    Why bother basting potatoes with goose fat when this lot do it so much better? Grab your gang and head to one of these gorgeous gastropubs across the Muddy counties.

  • Best cheap eats in Devon

    Caned the credit card but still hungry for a fancy dinner date? What you need is a Muddy-approved cheap but chic dining spot. All the best deals this way!

  • Your festive guide to the big smoke this Christmas

    Eat, drink, and be merry in the capital this festive season with our holly jolly hitlist. From glam pop-ups and glittering fairgrounds to cocktails and carols, here's the best of the best.

  • Night at the museum: The Box Kitchen & Bar

    Will Friday night dinner at Plymouth's most exciting cultural hub, The Box, tick all the right Muddy, er, boxes? Grab your napkin - we're going in!

  • Muddy reviews: Crab & Hammer, Paignton

    Crab and lobster cracker at the ready! Paignton's netted itself a fabulous new catch on the harbour - an indie seafood restaurant with sustainable cred.

  • Muddy goes mad in the Med

    Okay, you got me - it's the Barbican in Plymouth but The Mad Merchant's quirky mix of authentic Turkish dishes and yup, Devon cream teas are the next best thing.

  • Luxe lodge life: Kentisbury Grange

    Want a crowd-pleaser family break with luxe trimmings and a hot tub? Don't want much, do you? Pack your bag, we're heading to the fringes of Exmoor.

  • Review: Lobster BBQ, The Cary Arms

    We will eat them on the beaches! Muddy dives in to the extravagant Winston Churchill lobster barbecue, back for summer at The Cary Arms.

  • Sneak peek! Mickey’s Beach Bar, Exmouth

    Muddy had a look inside celebrity chef Michael Caines' shiny new Exmouth beach bar before its unveiling on 17 May. Fancy a nosey?

  • Best al fresco eateries to book now

    Time to make for the plate outdoors! Beat the heat by bagging an al fresco table at one of Devon's best outdoor dining spots.

  • Launch review: The Pig, Harlyn Bay, Cornwall

    On its opening day, Muddy's ed-in-chief Hero Brown was the first to eat lunch at the brand new Pig hotel in Harlyn Bay (what a trooper!). So what was the verdict - and is it worth a trip to North Cornwall?

  • Restaurants with rooms

    Dreaming of a foodie getaway? We've scoured the Muddy counties for hotel stays with serious culinary credentials for when lock-down lifts. Tuck in.

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