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  • Algarve’s Grill, Southsea

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        I’ve never been to the Algarve, however last year we did spend a few days in Porto (Portugal’s second largest city) and then a week in the beautiful countryside where we had a wonderful time, the weather was excellent and we ate good food and drank awesome wine and of course, port. We […]

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  • The Dispensary Kitchen, Winchester

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    Geoff had the week off before Christmas so we went to Winchester for the day, something we’ve done for the last few years as they have a large Christmas market at the cathedral. I really wanted to eat at The Chesil Rectory as it’s on my to-do list but Geoff thought it a little expensive […]

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  • Farm Kitchen, Southsea

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    We’ve been walking past Farm Kitchen in Palmerston Road, Southsea for the last few months wondering when it’ll open. On Boxing Day Geoff and I took a rather cold and blustery walk along the seafront and had a coffee inside the Queens Hotel which is currently undergoing a major refurbishment, it’s worth popping into just […]

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  • The Bird in Hand, Lovedean

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    I had a table booked mid week for the Bird in Hand in Lovedean but a friend cancelled on me – actually that was the first of two cancellations that week – waah, nobody loves me 😢 – so I quickly sent my husband Geoff a text asking if he’d like to go instead. Thankfully he did. […]