The Queen’s Head at Bulwick

The Queen’s Head in Bulwick is most definitely a pub, but serves food several notches above standard pub grub…

The Quirky Cook

Derbyshire-based artisan producer Kay Hawkins – aka The Quirky Cook – makes sublime black garlic relishes. Winner of Ambient Product of the Year in the Great Taste Awards 2018…

The Radcliffe

The Radcliffe in Radcliffe-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, is a superbly refurbished pub that impresses with its excellent take on modern British cooking…

The Railway

The Railway is a family friendly village pub in the heart of Lowdham, with an emphasis on high quality food and hand-pulled ales…

The Real Ale Classroom

The Real Ale Classroom in Leicester is a micropub that serves a breadth of fantastic beer. It’s warm, welcoming and decorated in the style of a classroom, complete with science benches, stools and desks…

The Real Milk Company

The Real Milk Company is an organic farm run by the Sharman family. Their ‘milk shed’ houses a milk-vending machine and many other goodies…

The Red Lion at East Haddon

Pretty Northamptonshire country pub focusing on perfectly cooked, seasonal British classics, which recently won its first Michelin Bib Gourmand…

The Red Lion at Thurgarton

The Red Lion at Thurgarton in Nottinghamshire, three miles from Southwell, had been closed for two years until the community clubbed together to buy it…

The Remarkable Hare

The Remarkable Hare is a dog-friendly pub, popular with locals and visitors alike. The Sunday roasts are particularly popular…

The Robin Hood & Little John

A traditional pub run by a local microbrewery, showcasing a magnificent array of cask beers and real ciders, plus some pleasing bar snacks…

The Rose & Crown

The best food pub in Northamptonshire? The judges of the county’s 2013/14 food and drink awards think so. And CAMRA likes their cask ales, too…

The Rose & Crown

The Rose & Crown at Hose, Leicestershire, is a large old village pub with outdoor seating. The food was of excellent quality on our visit…

The Royal Oak

Classy rural dining pub with rooms serving north Leicestershire and beyond…

The Royal Oak

The Royal Oak in Great Dalby, Leicestershire, is an enticing thatched village pub that uses high-quality local suppliers and seasonal ingredients…

The Royal Oak

The Royal Oak in beautiful Duddington is a large pub with six bedrooms. On our visit, the food and service were well worth travelling for…

The Royal Oak at Hurdlow

The Royal Oak at Hurdlow is a stone-built Peak District pub serving hearty homemade classics and an array of ales…

The Rustic Crust

The Rustic Crust of Farnsfield cooks seriously good pizza. In their stylish restaurant, they serve wonderful Neapolitan-style creations…

The Rutland & Derby

A passionately-run city centre pub, showing real attention to detail and offering well-cooked comfort food alongside a good drinks range…

The Samuel Fox

This country inn in the glorious Derbyshire Peak District is named after a chap who invented the umbrella and serves food as beautiful as its location…

The Saracen’s Head

This welcoming traditional pub has a passion for local ingredients and was a double award winner in the Northamptonshire Food and Drink Awards…

The School House Restaurant

The School House Restaurant in South Normanton serves modern British cuisine in a 19th-century school hall. Open for takeaway and delivery…

The School of Artisan Food

The School of Artisan Food is the learning hub for Britain’s artisan food revival, offering superb tutors and equipment…

The Sea Tree

The Sea Tree in Cambridge is a family run local fish and chip shop with a difference!

The Senate Bar and Bistro

The Senate Bar & Bistro is a delightful place in the heart of Cambridge. It serves seasonal, locally sourced produce in a relaxed environment…

The Shires Cookery School

Improve all aspects of your kitchen skills and learn completely new techniques at this rurally located Northamptonshire cookery school…

The Sir John Borlase Warren

The Sir John Borlase Warren stands at Canning Circus, near Nottingham city centre. It’s a ‘proper pub’ offering cask ales and hearty food…

The Six Bells

A beautifully restored, laid-back country pub serving fantastic seasonal food and drink…

The Sourdough School

The Sourdough School is a centre for sourdough research and education. Its team are passionate about sharing knowledge and empowering people to bake bread…

The Specialty Coffee Shop

A superb independent Nottingham coffee shop, owned and run by a young Italian couple with a huge passion for good coffee…

The Stag & Hounds

The Stag & Hounds in Burrough on the Hill, Leicestershire, was reopened by award-winning chef Dom Clarke. The food is local and right out the top drawer…

The Star Inn 1744

The Star at Thrussington in Leicestershire is a professionally run village inn with rooms. Expect well-cooked classic dishes and well-kept cask beer…

The Staunton Arms

The Staunton Arms is a fine old village pub in the Vale of Belvoir, offering fresh food daily via a distinctive and original menu…

The Swan at Braybrooke

A traditional rural inn offering good food and cask ales – named Best Northamptonshire Pub or Restaurant in the Great Food Club Awards 2015…

The Tap & Run

The Tap & Run in Upper Broughton, Nottinghamshire, is a stylish, modern and cosy pub that’s good for dining or a relaxing drink at the bar…

The Tasting Table

The Tasting Table of Nottingham provides an afternoon-tea and weekend curry club delivery and call-and-collect service…

The Thatch

The Thatch in Bottesford, Leicestershire, is a Grade I-listed restaurant and wine bar with rooms serving contemporary and traditional dishes with innovative flavour combinations…

The Three Crowns

The Three Crowns at Wymeswold is as relaxing and laid-back a pub as you’ll find, and the food is hearty, well-cooked and tasty…

The Three Hills

The Three Hills in Bartlow, east Cambridgeshire, is a beautifully restored Grade II-listed 17th century pub with rooms…

The Tickell Arms

Expect high-quality food in smart, comfortable surroundings at The Tickell Arms in Whittlesford near Cambridge…

The Tickled Trout

A village dining pub with a passion for locally sourced ingredients and Italian cooking. Think Derbyshire lamb with spicy arrabiatta sauce and farfalle pasta…

The Tiny Bakery

The Tiny Bakery on Leicester’s Clarendon Park Road sells artisan pastries, bread, cakes and coffee. Simply a lovely independent shop…

The Tobie Norris

This former bell foundry, with its gnarled wood beams, open fires and ancient flagstones, is one of the most characterful pubs in the UK, plus it serves good real ale, wine and food…

The Tollemache Arms

The Tolly is a beautiful thatched pub in Harrington, Northamptonshire. It’s won a strong reputation over the past few years under head chef Joe Buckley…

The Trickling Tap

A ‘liquid deli’ and drinks specialist selling craft beers, wines, rare whiskies, exquisite brandies, oils, vinegars and more…

The Two-Tailed Lion

The Two-Tailed Lion in Leicester is a post craft-beer revolution version of a classic British pub, serving brilliant beers and sandwiches in a fabulous environment…

The Unicorn’s Head

The Unicorn’s Head in Langar is an attractive, friendly and welcoming pub serving good, well priced home-cooked food and decent local cask ales…

The Vaults of Uppingham

The Vaults is a charming traditional pub located in Uppingham’s historic Market Place. Expect hearty meals, real ales and excellent wines…

The Veg Factor

The Veg Factor in Barrow upon Soar, Leicestershire, offers a delivery service of fresh produce. Partners include Hambleton Bakery and Manor Farm Yoghurt…

The Waltham Deli

This village deli might be tiny but it packs a hefty food punch – it’s full to bursting with delightful produce…

The Welbeck Bakehouse

A wholesale bakery dedicated to traditional techniques and long-fermentation processes that produces more than 40 types of breads and pastries…