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  • Best takeaways for Veganuary

    Yummy, fresh and healthy vegan food to celebrate Veganuary because, let's face it, we're not going to be doing Dry January during lockdown 3.0!

  • 4 cosy outdoor dining spots

    Cosy doesn’t have to mean hiding away indoors. Here are some brilliantly snug places to spend chilly but beautiful autumn/winter nights outdoors.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Quirky tea rooms and cafes

    Sometimes you want to sip your cup of tea with a side of quirkiness. Here's our pick of the most unusually placed local cafes and tea rooms.

  • Fika out!

    I'm always on the hunt for a place with cool decor, a quirky idea and a unique food menu. Step forward Fika, Oakham.

  • 10 banging brunches

    Bring out the elasticated trousers! Hearty to healthy, from prosecco to pancakes. Does your favourite brunch spot make the list?

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