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  • Tasty takeaways to tuck into

    Just like that my birthday plans go out the window. Instead, I'll be staying home and tucking into one of these tasty takeaways. Can I tempt you too?

  • 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.

  • Awesome autumn walks with a pub

    Is there anything better than a beautiful Autumnal walk that ends in a pub lunch? Stroll and scoff your way across Leicestershire and Rutland.

  • 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?

  • EAT OUT TO HELP OUT! WHERE TO GET A DISCOUNT IN LEICS & RUTLAND

    Sick of cooking? Good news – until 31 Aug, you can get a 50% discount on your dinner and drinks when you eat out. Here are the pubs and restaurants to make your reservation at.

  • 5 of the best posh takeaways

    Desperate to sink your teeth into some fancy food but not ready to take your chances at a restaurant? Rutland and Leicestershire's fanciest takeaways.

  • 10 brilliant post-lockdown pub gardens

    Pubs are open and just in time for the sun this weekend! Here are the best pub gardens to enjoy a socially-distanced meal and drinks across Leicestershire, Rutland and those who live beyond the city's lockdown area. Cheers!

  • Orton’s Brasserie brunch

    Ahhh brunch! That delicious time of day when you can eat a meal between breakfast and lunch and not feel guilty about it. But just because you can't go out to eat, doesn't mean you can't enjoy a perfectly presented, piping hot meal delivered straight to you door. We review brunch from this new restaurant.

  • 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.

  • Why foodies need to visit Melton Mowbray

    Michelin-trained chefs, an award-winning pubs, gastro style menus. Here's where to chow down when you're in Melton Mowbray.

  • NineB Leicester reviewed

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

  • 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.

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