The Forge Inn at Glenfield

The Forge Inn at Glenfield is a village pub that offers top service and a buzzing environment. The food is also consistently good…

The Four Bells Inn

A delightful pub and restaurant set in the pretty village of Woodborough, not far from Nottingham city centre but in the heart of the countryside, showcasing ‘Best of British’ food…

The Fox and Hounds

The Fox and Hounds in Tugby, Leicestershire, is a village local serving proper but unpretentious food with a refreshing lightness of touch…

The Fruit Basket Direct

The Fruit Basket Direct of Nottingham is an independent, family-run business offering fresh produce and more. Home delivery is available…

The Garage Bakehouse

The Garage Bakehouse is a small independent bakery in the heart of Market Harborough. It sells artisan bread, coffee, cakes and more…

The Geese & Fountain

The Geese & Fountain in Croxton Kerrial is a traditional village inn with a rustic feel. The food is hearty, honest and mainly locally-sourced…

The Geographer

The Geographer in Impington, Cambridge, is a travel-inspired café, deli and store. It is a food lovers’ delight!

The George at Alstonefield

The George at Alstonefield in the Peak District is the quintessential country pub. And it offers excellent cooking featuring local ingredients…

The George of Stamford

A charismatic and ancient hotel where luxury, comfort, traditional service and high quality food and drink combine…

The Gog Farm Shop

A brilliant farm shop, deli, butchery and café located three miles from Cambridge. A real foodie hot spot and one of the best farm shops in the UK…

The Good Loaf

An ethically focused bakery and café located in an old shoe factory in the heart of Northampton’s Boot & Shoe Quarter…

The Green Man

The Green Man is the archetypal village pub. It has no TVs or jukeboxes to distract visitors, although room is made for the ‘Hooded Skittles’ table…

The Green Man at Ropsley

The Green Man at Ropsley is a good news story. At a time when many village pubs are closing, it’s an award-winner that’s bucking the trend…

The Greenman

The Green Man in Ashbourne has been transformed into a fantastic town centre pub serving carefully prepared, locally sourced seasonal food…

The Greyhound Inn

A large village pub, recently refurbished, that boasts a large, well maintained beer garden. The food here is freshly cooked and filling, and the cask ales lovingly looked after…

The Griffin Inn

An special, cosy country pub in a beautiful village setting with many strings to its bow, including a deli-kitchen in the courtyard and a handsome landscaped garden…

The Harley Cafe

A bustling cafe surrounded by artisan food producers on the Welbeck Estate. Shortlisted in the Great Food Club Awards 2015…

The Hartington Cheese Shop

The Hartington Cheese Shop near Buxton sells cheeses from Hartington Creamery and other local/regional artisan producers…

The Hearty Goodfellow

The Hearty Goodfellow in Southwell, Nottinghamshire, is a traditional real ale pub serving good-quality home-cooked food…

The Hidden Bakery

The Hidden Bakery in Eastwood is an independent café & bakery. A trip here yields excellent artisan bread & cakes, breakfasts & brunches…

The Italian Shop

A hidden independent gem offering wonderful bread, fantastic pastries, fine coffee and many more Italian treats…

The Jews House

The Jews House offers high quality modern British food in a stunning 900-year-old building located almost in the shadow of Lincoln Cathedral…

The Joiner’s Arms

A Michelin Bib Gourmand-winning village dining pub with a focus on good quality, simple, well-cooked ingredients…

The Kedleston Country House

The Kedleston Country House, run by Derby Brewing Company, is a beautiful and historic restaurant, bar and hotel…

The King’s Head of Stamford

The King’s Head of Stamford is a small, charming, friendly pub. It’s neat and well-cared-for, offering simple but good pub food…

The Kingston Arms

The Kingston Arms in Cambridge is a traditional, cosy, ‘proper’ pub tucked away in a residential street. It serves a fine array of beers and honest, locally sourced food..

The Knight & Garter

The Knight & Garter in Leicester brings independent flair and a dedication to quality that makes it stand out from its peers…

The Lakeview Restaurant

You needn’t be a golfer to enjoy the beautiful surroundings and excellent food at The Lakeview Restaurant & Bar near Cotgrave in Nottinghamshire…

The Langton Arms

The Langton Arms in Church Langton is a traditional village pub with modern touches – and good food served throughout the week…

The Larder

The Larder in Oakham is our Café of the Year 2020. Its local-sourcing policy and outstandingly varied and interesting menu ensure it stands out…

The Larder on Goosegate

This Nottingham restaurant was once home to the very first Boots shop, opened by Jesse Boot in 1849. Today it offers no headache pills but plenty of culinary thrills…

The Lighthouse

Expect modern cuisine with an emphasis on seafood, plus a wine list that’s a cut above, at this restaurant formerly known as Firenze…

The Little Bakery of Happiness

The Little Bakery of Happiness is a multi-award-winning craft bakery-patisserie in the heart of Northamptonshire…

The Loaf

The Loaf in Crich is a popular village bakery offering freshly-baked loaves, cobs, pastries and cakes. Its cafe is open six days a week…

The Loft Restaurant

The Loft in Belper offers high-quality bistro dining in a stylish, intimate setting. Locally sourced produce is integral to the menu…

The Loquacious Baker

The Loquacious Baker in Burbage serves excellent coffee and terrific pastries baked fresh every day. Everything on offer is of impressively high quality…

The Mad Turk

The Mad Turk of Stamford is a restaurant serving rustic Turkish Cypriot cuisine cooked on a coal barbecue. Delicious food and very popular…

The Malt Cross

A delightful and historic bar and café, located in a beautiful Victorian Musical Hall in the heart of Nottingham…

The Marquess of Exeter

The Marquess of Exeter in Lyddington is a food-focused pub, with experienced head chef Misi Bencsik’s skilful cooking impressing…

The Martin’s Arms

The Good Pub Guide’s Dining Pub of the Year 2012-20 for Nottinghamshire provides good food in classic village pub surroundings…

The Melton Cheeseboard

Local cheeses, British cheeses, continental cheeses: The Melton Cheeseboard is a friendly, traditional cheesemonger specialising in Stilton…

The Mermaid

A characterful and ancient village pub in Ellington, which serves excellent food and drink…

The Old Bridge Hotel & Wine Shop

The Old Bridge Hotel comprises 24 boutique rooms, an upmarket restaurant and a wine shop, so there is plenty to offer the discerning foodie visitor…

The Old Dog

The Old Dog in Thorpe near Ashbourne is full of rustic character but with a modern approach to food…

The Old Fire Engine House

The Old Fire Engine House in Ely is a special restaurant (and art gallery). It’s charming, eccentric, unique and insulated from fads and trends…

The Old Smithy

Located a mile or so from Chatsworth House in the delightful village of Beeley, The Old Smithy serves freshly prepared, home-cooked food…

The Old Volunteer

The ‘Old Vol’ is a delightful rural pub in pretty Caythorpe in the Nottinghamshire countryside, offering great food and a warm welcome…

The Olive Branch

A past Good Pub Guide choice for overall UK Pub of the Year, the relaxed yet polished Olive Branch in Clipsham, Rutland, is consistently excellent…

The Packhorse Inn

A fantastic village pub in Little Longstone, Derbyshire, untouched by the trappings of the modern world – no frills just great ales, lovely local food, open fires and a warm welcome…

The Palmerston Arms

A cosy, traditional community pub in Peterborough that’s a real Mecca for beer drinkers…