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  • A cocktail, and make it snappy!

    Dry January is over, and to celebrate, we've collated the best bars across the Muddy counties in which to whet your whistle with your favourite tipple. Ibuprofen at the ready? Then we'll begin!

  • Muddy stays: The Fleece, Witney

    Cocktails in the Cotswolds? Well, if you insist. Muddy whizzes to Witney to check out a sleek gastro-pub with rooms.

  • 31 Below, Marylebone

    You can keep your Oxford, Bond and Kensington High Streets - it's Marylebone High Street and its new watering hole, 31 Below, all the way for me!

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    Top 50 gastropubs 2019

    The Top 50 Gastropubs have been revealed – and Bucks & Oxon's triple cooked chips stacked up very nicely with SIX foodie pubs shortlisted.

  • 12 places to eat yourself slim

    Eating healthily and eating out don't have to be mutually exclusive. You can dine like a king in these Bucks and Oxon healthy hotspots... without ending up looking like Henry VIII.

  • Dig in! The Mole Inn

    This pretty village gastro pub south of Oxford serves up both pub classics and more inventive dishes. Muddy pops in for a Sunday lunch eat-a-thon. Here's the verdict.

  • Paris House, Woburn

    Elegance, class,, we're not talking about ourselves! The Michelin recommended Paris House across the border in Woburn, Bedfordshire aces fine dining.

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    Spring’s super-cool supper clubs

          Smoke and Thyme, Fri 22, Sat 23rd, Fri 29, Sat 30 Mar Young chef/blogger Jack Greenall is hosting a series of super groovado supper clubs throughout Mar to try out some of his inventive new recipes including soy sauce creme brulee (it must work somehow) and bacon panna cotta. The events are pay-what-you-want, based on […]

  • 10 new supper clubs

    Bored of a diet of abstinence and restraint? Go fill your boots with the best new supper clubs across Bucks & Oxon.

  • Best January cheap eats

    If you caned the credit card at Christmas swanky dinner dates are probably off the menu this month. What you need is a Muddy-approved cheap but chic dining spot. Table for two, madame?

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