When I was invited to Jamie’s Italian in Oxford to test out their new evening meal deal, I was delighted. I will forever have a soft spot for Jamie Oliver and his food, as Fifteen in London was the first restaurant my husband, Keith, took me to. We arrived at a rather unfortunate time on a Thursday … More Jamie’s Italian in Oxford – Review of the Evening Meal Deal
Green Dragon Farm has not been opened long. You may remember my visit to the farm before it started accepting payment for entry. Today was my third visit since the official opening in April. There is no doubt about it, Little J loves it. In all honesty, I can see why. There is so much … More Green Dragon Eco Farm – Excellent place for children
On our four night stay in Monte Carlo, there was one place I was most looking forward to eating at – Cafe de Paris. In 2007, on my first ever visit to the Monaco Grand Prix, my darling husband took me to Cafe de Paris. It was wonderful! We sat on the terrace and enjoyed … More Cafe de disappointment in Monte Carlo!
A year or so ago, Keith and I had our first experience of a “pop-up” restaurant at the Secret Supper Society in Somerton. We had a wonderful evening and felt the food Jules lovingly prepared exquisite. When I heard about Tanya’s pop up restaurant, Knife and Fork in Bicester, I knew I had to … More Dining out at Knife and Fork pop-up restaurant in Bicester
I have been fortunate enough to eat at Brava Tapas Bar in Bicester twice in the last few weeks. Located near the Church, it is tucked away from the main town centre and a short walk from Bicester Village (parking available on the street). I have fond memories of the building. It used to be … More Brava Tapas Bar in Bicester – recommended
From the moment I secured a table for dinner at Le Manoir I couldn’t wait to go. Having grown up in Oxfordshire, it is the one restaurant everyone aspires to go to. Would it live up to my high expectations of it? The events on the build up to our big night out, were increasingly … More Experiencing Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons