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  • 6 of the best local gins – delivered

    In times of need - yep, like right now! - we turn to gin. These delicious local tipples should take the edge off your night in.

  • Muddy updates – if we can’t go out, order in!

    Restaurants, cafes and bars may be closing, but you can still support our brilliant local businesses by ordering a takeaway. Here's who's offering the service in Bucks & Oxon.

  • The best afternoon teas in Bucks & Oxon

    If you’re on the hunt for a gift voucher or just after inspiration for a later date, then we’re here to help – feast your eyes on these brilliant afternoon tea spots in Bucks & Oxon.

  • Still open for business! Muddy reviews Rumsey’s, Thame

    In need of a choccy fix? The much-loved chocolaterie and café is offering local delivery (ditto the Wendover branch).

  • The Garage, Buckingham

    Muddy reviews: The Garage, Buckingham

    Fancy dinner at a petrol station? The Garage is all pared back industrial-chic with a creative foodie flair that makes it much more than just a pitstop.

  • Muddy reviews: Dukes Wine Bar, Princes Risborough

    Fancy a change from your local pub? Wine bars are having a resurgence, and Dukes in Princes Risborough is leading the charge.

  • Muddy eats: The Full Moon, Hawridge

    With mega-fresh food and cosy country interiors, The Full Moon at Hawridge is a classic British pub through and through. Are you ready for an enormous portion?

  • Sunday lunch at The Pilgrim Pub

    Roasts with the most

    Can't be bothered to baste potatoes with goose fat this weekend? I hear you. Instead grab your gang and head to one of these local gastropubs that do roasts with the most.

  • Flipping fabulous! Where to eat this Pancake Day

    Can't be bothered with the faff of Pancake Day? Drop the spatula and make a reservation at one of these eateries instead.

  • Mollie's Diner, Oxfordshire

    Best cheap eats in Bucks and Oxon

    Caned the credit card but still fancy a dinner date? What you need is a Muddy-approved cheap but chic dining spot. Table for two, madame?

  • Ain’t no party like a Muddy party!

    For our office 'do' this year, we shimmied over to Stoke Park in Bucks for dinner, dancing and drinking. Here's how we got on. Anyone got any paracetamol, please?

  • Gastro Heaven

    30 of the best cookery courses across the Muddy counties to tantalise your tastebuds, and impress even the fussiest dinner guest.

  • The best brunch in town

    The most lipsmackingly indulgent meal of the day and we have 47 of the best ones to tempt you with, from vegan to full English, flat white to green detox. Just add friends and a hangover.

  • The 20 best beachside eats

    Make the most of the British summer while it lasts at one of our Muddy-recommended coastal eateries. Ready, steady, deep dive into the menu!

  • 46 stunning pubs for sunny days

    Everyone knows that one of summer's great pleasures is sipping a cold one in a pub garden. So here's the best of the bunch across all the Muddy counties. Cheers!

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