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  • The Hut Colwell Bay Slide

    Muddy Eats: The Hut, Colwell Bay

    Fresh grilled lobster, a beautiful sea view and loved by celebs. Why hello, The Hut in Colwell Bay.

  • Beach Eats Slide Menu

    18 Brilliant Beachside Eats

    Sunny days are a-coming! Make the most of that summer sun with our picks of the best beachside eats in Hants, IoW and slightly beyond.

  • soho, Christchurch

    Gourmet pizzas and fab cocktails? We are ALL over that - Muddy nipped across the border to Dorset to check out super hip soho.

  • Bistro du Vin, Winchester

    Ooh la la! The Bistro du Vin, Winchester serves up très bon French fare in a relaxed Anglo-Gallic ambience.

  • Cosy Club Slide Menu

    Cosy, quirky, cool

    Super hip chain The Cosy Club has opened its doors in Hants. We popped along to Gunwharf Quays to see what all the fuss is about.

  • Off The Rails Meatloaf pineapple gravy

    All Aboard!

    Tickets, please! We nipped to Off The rails on the IoW to confirm its First Class foodie credentials.

  • cliff house slide

    The Cliff House

    The type of spot where you go for lunch and find yourself at 9pm, glass of wine in hand, The Cliff House in Barton on Sea is the perfect place to while away a day.

  • willow tree roast dinner hampshire isle of wight sunday lunch

    Best Roast Round-Up

    The Roast - a British Institution that conjures up a shedload of nostalgia for anybody who partakes. We've got the goods on some of the top roast spots around the counties.

  • Tortellini

    Super perfecto

    Is it the New Forest or Little Italy? Ray's Italian Kitchen in Milford-on-Sea is bringing a bit of Med living to the south coast.

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    Cheap Eats

    Hungry but don't want to pay the earth for a good meal? We've rounded up eight of the best places to grab some food on the cheap, cheap, cheap!

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