Really Rather Good, Bury St. Edmunds | Central Café & Tearoom With A Cosy Vibe & Great Food

When exploring a new town, one of the first things I do is head to a local café to see what’s on offer. Although I visit chains as well (though this won’t be happening this year as part of my 2020 goals), the local food scene can give a great impression as to what the area is like, and I love experiencing specialities that are … Continue reading Really Rather Good, Bury St. Edmunds | Central Café & Tearoom With A Cosy Vibe & Great Food

Coast To Coast, Stansted Airport | Best Place For Breakfast Before A Flight

We typically go for morning flights when travelling so breakfast at the airport is a must. This time around we decided to jump on our friend’s tradition of pre-flight poached eggs, and opted for Coast To Coast at Stansted Airport as they offer a range of egg-based breakfasts to suit all travellers. The Vibe Coast To Coast is situated right in the heart of the … Continue reading Coast To Coast, Stansted Airport | Best Place For Breakfast Before A Flight

Pearl of Samui | Authentic Thai Restaurant & Takeaway In Walton-On-The-Naze

Pearl of Samui in Walton-on-the-Naze is my favourite local restaurant – it’s our regular haunt for any celebrations or foodie nights out. Recently I visited with Paul and his parents to celebrate a birthday, so I just had to review it and share their wonderful Thai food! The Vibe Pearl of Samui has a fairly small premises, however there is still a lot of seating … Continue reading Pearl of Samui | Authentic Thai Restaurant & Takeaway In Walton-On-The-Naze

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