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  • 7 top roasts in and around Bath

    We've scoured Bath and the surrounding areas to find some of the best roasts to satisfy those cravings – and tips from the chefs on how to nail yours at home, too…
  • 15 top roasts in Bristol

    When you’re in the mood for a Sunday afternoon joint, nothing else will do. Here are some of the best roasts in Bristol to satisfy those cravings – and tips from the chefs on how to nail yours at home, too…
  • Six pack: top Devon delis

    We love an independent one-stop shop that can satiate our desire for all kinds of local produce. Here we salute some top Devon deli counters…
  • 14 Bristol burger joints at the top of their game

    So: Bristol’s burger game. Off the chain, right? Specialist burger restaurants started to proliferate here a couple of years ago, leaving some dubious as to whether so many of them could even survive in such close quarters. But here we…
  • 6 Bath and Bristol hotels to eat, sleep and repeat

    Should I stay or should I go now? Hotel restaurants don’t always have the best rep, but here are some that we reckon buck the trend, and are worth checking out whether you’re staying over or not…
  • Gin peaks: some of our favourite South West spirits

    The skinny jeans of the drink world, gin has been in fashion for as long as we can remember through the fog of our hangovers. And – stop the press! – it’s going nowhere. But we all knew that. Which is why we’ve decided to take a closer look at some of our tried and tested South West favourites…
  • Life on the run: 12 top grab-and-go meals

    You’re hungry – but there are things to do and places go. Well, in the wise words of that timeless (right?) 5ive track: don’t stop movin’, keep on rockin. They were always talking about grab and go meals, of course – and here are some local belters...