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  • NineB Leicester reviewed

    This new indie restaurant offers modern British food in seriously glam surrounds. Muddy nails three courses but was it worth it?

  • Comfy, cosy, and creative places to curl up and read a book

    Some of the best spots across Leicestershire and Rutland for getting stuck into a good book.

  • The Great Bowden Stores

    Heading to Market Harborough and need a steer on a cool laid-back, family-friendly café? Well you can't beat The Bowden Stores and here's why.

  • Freshly prepared French pastries? Yes please

    Pssst, a new pastry shop is opening up in the city today which is sure to add a couple of inches to my waistline!

  • Best January cheap eats

    Caned the credit card at Christmas? Then swanky dinner dates are probably off the menu this month. Cue the Muddy-approved cheap-ish, chic dining spots.

  • Sneak peek inside new indie restaurant NineB

    The trendy new restaurant/bar is opening this week. Want to know who is heading up the kitchen and what's on the menu? Read on.

  • Veganuary 2020: How to live the plant life locally

    From beauty to beer, we've hunted out the best vegan-friendly places across Leics and Rutland.

  • Leicester’s newest indie restaurant NineB

    There's a new indie kid on the block opening in Jan 2020 and we're super excited about this one. Bagsy one of those tables in the middle!

  • FIFTY EIGHT

    This cosy but chic neighbourhood restaurant serves coffee by day and turns it up a notch at night by offering simple flavoursome food.

  • Gastro Heaven

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

  • The Olive Branch, Clipsham

    For a village pub, this one punches well above its weight. We head into the Rutland countryside for a memorable meal as it celebrates its 20th birthday.

  • 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.

  • 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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