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REVIEW: ACanteen in Chelmsford

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Stephanie Mackentyre reviews ACanteen, a family-run restaurant on Chelmsford’s New London Road

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A hearty portion of pie and mash has been an Essex dining staple enjoyed for generations. We pick 15 places to go for a tasty portion of this local favourite

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Stephanie Mackentyre reviews the Banana Tree on Chelmsford’s Exchange Way, a popular Pan-Asian location

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Fish and Chips has for a long time been a British staple, the go to meal for Friday nights after work complete with all of your favourite extras from mushy peas to curry sauce. Here are our favourite places to get some scrumptious battered cod and chips

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In Stephanie Mackentyre’s latest review of Essex’s best eateries, she drops into renowned Indian Grand Trunk Road in South Woodford

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Ad Feature 8 great fine dining venues in Essex to try this winter

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

If you’re looking for somewhere with the county’s best chefs and finest local produce then you’ll want to book a table at one of these top eateries. Here are 8 great fine dining venues in Essex

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Ad Feature The Braintree eating house providing fresh, local food

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

What makes a local, independent restaurant preferable to a generic chain restaurant? We spoke to Rob Ely of The Chophouse, Braintree to find out what makes his eating house different and why local food is better…

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REVIEW: Back-Inn Time in Chelmsford

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Stephanie Mackentyre continues her tour of Essex’s finest eateries and this time drops into the Back-Inn Time American diner in Chelmsford

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REVIEW: The Sun Inn at Dedham

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Stephanie Mackentyre continues her tour of Essex’s best eateries by stopping to eat at Dedham’s Sun Inn with her pooch

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CyclesUK are a leading independent bike retail chain based in Essex and they have held a public vote to find the cafes that local cyclists love. The results are in and these are 10 of the best cycling cafes in Essex

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A house party at Maison Talbooth in the beautiful Dedham Vale on the north Essex and Suffolk border lets you take over this fabulous hotel with 12 individual bedrooms (for up to 24 guests), the pool house, gardens and grounds

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REVIEW: Lifehouse Spa & Hotel

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Stephanie Mackentyre continues her tour of Essex’s best eateries and this time stops at Lifehouse Spa & Hotel in Thorpe le Soken for a swim and a three-course supper

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From picturesque pub gardens to ocean view restaurants, Essex is full of wonderful places for al fresco dining. With that in mind we’ve picked nine of our favourite places to enjoy a meal in the sun

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Stephanie Mackentyre continues her tour of Essex’s finest dining spots at Café Bellissimo in Colchester

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