Small Talk Tearooms, Colchester | Wonderful Menu & Vintage Decor

This week I went out with both Mother and Grandmother (a tri-generational food excursion, I guess!) and I think we may have stumbled across the best café in Colchester for an affordable lunch. I’d originally planned to take them somewhere else, however I was completely sold by the varied and tasty menu that Small Talk Tearooms has to offer and it turned out to be … Continue reading Small Talk Tearooms, Colchester | Wonderful Menu & Vintage Decor

Parker’s Coffee Shop, Frinton-on-Sea | Garden Centre Café With Varied Menu

Frinton-on-Sea has loads of great coffee shops and restaurants, most of them being on the main high street. For one family outing we decided to go outside of the gates and try out the coffee shop in Parker’s Garden Centre instead. The Vibe Parker’s Garden Centre is much loved throughout Frinton-on-Sea and the surrounding areas – although not the cheapest place to purchase plants and … Continue reading Parker’s Coffee Shop, Frinton-on-Sea | Garden Centre Café With Varied Menu

The Rose & Crown, Wivenhoe | Riverside Pub Near Colchester With A Hearty Menu

Wivenhoe near Colchester is a lovely place to visit – quiet and quaint, it offers beautiful natural views of the river Colne and those lovely English streets that non-Brits always go on about. It’s the sort of place I go for a pint when I’m looking to get away from the seaside vibe of Walton and the busy atmosphere of Colchester, so getting to test … Continue reading The Rose & Crown, Wivenhoe | Riverside Pub Near Colchester With A Hearty Menu

Afternoon Tea At Patisserie Valerie, Colchester | Lovingly Crafted Continental Delights

Patisserie Valerie, known for its afternoon tea, is a chain café across the UK which offers a lovely selection of sandwiches, cakes, coffees, and more. Although unfortunately a few of the cafés have shut down recently there’s still plenty of them around, and you’ll most likely have one close to you if you live in or near a large town or city. I’ve visited Patisserie … Continue reading Afternoon Tea At Patisserie Valerie, Colchester | Lovingly Crafted Continental Delights

LEON | Budget-Friendly Airport Cuisine With A Twist

Extras soon rack up the price of a holiday, and having to spend all that extra cash can be frustrating. It’s easy to end up spending way more than you want to in the airport when it comes to food, but that’s where budget-friendly restaurant Leon at Stansted Airport comes in. Given that our holiday to Fuerteventura was a budget one, we wanted our airport … Continue reading LEON | Budget-Friendly Airport Cuisine With A Twist

Hare And Hounds – East Bergholt

England is a great place for a variety of different food options, but one I’ll never get bored of is the traditional British pub. Pubs are ingrained into our culture, and there’s nothing quite like sitting in a beer garden on a sunny afternoon, eating cosy food and watching the world go by. After a busy morning at Hollow Trees Farm during half-term week I … Continue reading Hare And Hounds – East Bergholt

Wagamama – Colchester

Most of us in the UK have probably either heard of Wagamama or visited, and Colchester has finally got on board and introduced a Wagamama to their ever-expanding range of restaurants and eateries. Situated at the top of the High Street, this is a great place to go for Asian cuisine. I’m usually more of a fan of small business local restaurants, however Wagamama is … Continue reading Wagamama – Colchester