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Restaurants

  • Eat around the world in Bucks and Oxon

    So Summer's over and maybe you never made it past Dover, but that doesn't mean you're resigned to fish and chips for the foreseeable! Travel via your tastebuds with these global restaurants on our doorstep.

  • 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?

  • Lunch with a view: 16 top riverside eats

    Ahh, is there anything better than a stroll along the riverside? Actually, yes - a riverside that includes a long lazy lunch an some stonking views across Bucks or Oxon! Come on landlubbers, let's tuck in.

  • Eat out to help out in Bucks and Oxon

    Sick of cooking? Good news - from 3 Aug, you can get a 50% discount on your dinner and drinks when you eat in. Here are the pubs and restaurants to make your reservation at.

  • 10 of the best posh takeaways

    Desperate to sink your teeth into some fine dining but don't feel ready to take your chances at a restaurant? At your service, Bucks & Oxon's fanciest takeaways.

  • Fine-dining takeaway? It can be done!

    This is so exciting: Two One Five, Oxford's only Michelin-starred restaurant, launches a takeaway service this Thurs. Check out my review and prepare to salivate.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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?

  • 13 places to eat yourself slim

    No need to put a lock on the fridge and banish all fun for January - we've scoured Bucks & Oxon for the best 'skinny' places to pig out in peace.

  • The Five Arrows, Waddesdon

    We despatched top crime novelist Sharon Bolton to nail three courses at this mid-refurb fine dining restaurant. Was her meal all killer or pure filler?

  • Hello 2020! The best local places to celebrate

    What you doing for New Year's Eve? One of these 21 awesome gatherings, that's what! From overnighters to pub parties, dinner destinations to bar crawlers, raise your glass to 2020.

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