British Restaurant Awards 2017 releass their nominations

This week, the nominations for the British Restaurant Awards were announced. Some of UK’s top restaurants have made the shortlist at this exciting inaugural awards show focused on raising the profile of British Restaurants worldwide and providing an opportunity for customers to voice their opinions through nominations and votes. This year’s More...

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By Matt Stevenson On Saturday, February 6th, 2016
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The Average Brit Drinks Just Three-And-A-Half Glasses Of Water a Day

One in six Brits believes alcohol counts towards their daily fluid intake, a study has found. A poll, of 2,000 adults, found 16 per cent believe they can count an alcoholic drink as one of their recommended eight More...

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By Matt Stevenson On Saturday, February 6th, 2016
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Sex or Snacks!! What would you rather?

Millions of British women would rather give up sex than snacks, according to new research. Over four in 10 women would prefer to forgo nookie over cookies for a month, compared to just a quarter of men. A third More...

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By Matt On Friday, July 15th, 2011
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Menu descriptions that make me salivate

I study menus every night, so I should be immune to their literary charms. However, a few well chosen words can hook me like a fish going after a brightly colored lure. Menus that merely list ingredients, and that More...

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By Matt On Friday, July 15th, 2011
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Kellogg To Curb Kids’ Unhealthy Food Ads

WASHINGTON — The nation’s largest food companies say they will cut back on marketing unhealthier foods to children, proposing their own set of advertising standards after rejecting similar guidelines More...

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By Matt On Friday, July 15th, 2011
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Starbucks Bistro Boxes Take On Chain Restaurant Dishes

Starbucks keeps pushing further and further afield from its core coffee business in search of the big bucks. They’ve tried publishing books, serving alcohol and installing small convection ovens to heat More...

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By Matt On Friday, July 15th, 2011
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French Beauties for Bastille Day

Vive la France! Whether it’s a picnic that has you wishing you were gazing up at the Eiffel Tower or a summer supper à la provençal, toast la République on the 14th with 14 French recipes — bon appétit! Hit More...

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Do Restaurants Attract Theft?

What is it about restaurants that attracts thefts? Eater has taken to documenting the “Shit People Steal” from high-end restaurants. They’ve found that customers, encouraged by the cover of dim More...