The Urban Guide to the Countryside
Leicestershire Edition

Category: Restaurants

3 NEW burger joints to sink your teeth into

11 Apr 2017

Burgers are coming up trumps in Leicestershire and just when you think there’s no more room for a new one, up pops three in one go! And we’re not just talking about your average bap, no sireee it’s all about the posh patties, quality ingredients and hand-made sauces not to mention wings, fries, shakes and more. Thanks America for introducing us to these juicy delights, but we’ll take it from here. Here’s everything you need to know about the new buns on the block…

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Our new favourite London hang-out

6 Apr 2017

Last week saw an historic gathering of power players for a day of diplomatic discussions. EU leaders discussing the terms of Brexit? Nah, I’m talking Muddy Stiletto’s national conference, obviously! With your local superblog now boasting 18 (yes flippin eighteen!) regional editions, us editors convened en masse in the smoke to um, drink quite a lot of prosecco…

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23 Mar 2017

Great British Bake Off Fans will remember lovely Holly Bell, the young mum from Leicester who was runner-up in series 2 of the popular baking show. Fast forward a few years and Holly still lives here and also writes her own blog full of tasty recipes. It’s no surprise then that she has her finger (and taste buds) on the pulse when it comes to fun places to eat around the city…

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Does Gino’s Pear Tree serve the best pizza in town?

6 Mar 2017

Award-winning pizza? On my doorstep? As soon as i heard those words i wasted no time booking a table at Gino’s Pear Tree. I’m a sucker for a good Italian *cough* food that is, and there’s no shortage of Italian restaurants here, but it’s taken me quite some time to hear about this family run place in Loughborough.

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Fancy seconds? Take your pick from these healthy restaurants

19 Feb 2017

Spring is just around the corner so i’m saying goodbye to winter comfort foods and hello to fresh, vibrant flavours. If you’re keen to follow suit, start by putting away those dumplings and move towards a healthier option. And healthy needn’t mean liquid diets and punishing exercises. Tantalise your taste buds at one of these healthy hotspots where, if you choose carefully, you can satisfy all your hunger pangs without feeling guilty…

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