Food & Drink

The Windmill Inn, Flowers & Sons, 7 Church Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6HB 01789 297687 Helen

Warm, welcoming atmosphere. Comfy seats. The Windmill is a traditional 16th Century black and white pub near the town centre of Stratford upon Avon. Well know for quality cask ale, delicious food and friendly service. Food served 11am to 10pm.

Lambs, 12 Sheep Street, Stratford upon Avon CV37 6EF +44(0)1789 292554 Helen

Enjoyed champagne, pea and ham soup followed by Chateauxbriand for two and entertainment from the street by guy in top hat and tails, riding a bike and playing piano at the same time.

The Blue Strawberry Helen

Finally managed to book a table and sample the wares of the much acclaimed Blue Strawberry. You can email booking requests, but have to phone them to make changes/alterations. Enjoyed a glass of Austalian Rose and Red Rioja CrIanza Vinas VieJas DunViro (Spain).  

Elliot's Cafe - Borough Market Helen

Elliot's cappuccinoElliot's roof12 Stoney Street London SE1 9AD.  Elliot's Cafe popped in here on the way to sign on for a temping assignment with

The Mallory Helen

Visited The Mallory for dinner in Leamingon Spa. It was a nice evening and the food and service was excellent. Might stay over in the hotel another time

Old Windmill, Tel 01268 712280 Helen

Went here in West Hanningfield, near the reservoir's visitor centre for lunch. Enjoyed salmon terrine, duck, walnut, orange and kumquat salad, followed by cheese board, dessert wine, followed by coffee. Sat next to open fire. Pleasant atmosphere and nice surroundings. Other patrons also allowed to dine with their canine companions.

Lanterna Ristorante Helen

Lanterna Ristorante
33 Queen Street,
North Yorkshire YO11 1HQ.

The main website is and the chef's website is