Saturday 25 April 2015

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The Old Spot Inn review

Rating: 3.5/5

The hearty Sunday roasts at The Old Spot Inn hit the spot for a lazy weekend lunch.

The cosy surroundings, relaxed atmosphere and hearty grub at The Old Spot Inn in Dursley providing the perfect setting...


Food and Wine matching at Hotel du Vin

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Learn how to match food and wine at this stylish Hotel du Vin event.

Perfect your dinner parties and impress your foodie friends by taking a masterclass in food and wine pairing at Hotel...

Genji Sushi Class at Whole Foods

Friday 29 May to Friday 26 June 2015

Become a sushi whiz with a masterclass at Whole Foods Market Cheltenham.

Book a place on a popular Genji Sushi masterclass at Whole Foods Cheltenham, for a sure-fire way to impress your dinner...

Highgrove Garden Tour and Calcot lunch

Thursday 30 April 2015

Enjoy lunch at Calcot Manor before discovering the beautiful displays at Highgrove Gardens.

Enjoy lunch at Calcot Manor and take in the blooms of the beautiful and innovative gardens at Highgrove – a perfectly...

Beer Festival at The Fountain Inn

Friday 1 to Monday 4 May 2015

Celebrate the Bank Holiday with a pint and head to a four-day Beer Festival at The Fountain Inn.

Head to one of Gloucester’s oldest ale houses this May bank holiday and enjoy four days of beer, live music and...

Love and Local Food Festival at Whole Foods

Saturday 2 to Sunday 3 May 2015

Get your fill of fine produce during the Love Local and Organic Food Festival at Whole Foods.

With food trucks boasting scrumptious cuisine, a local farmers market and plenty of entertainment, celebrate the very...

Renegade Festival at Café Rene

Saturday 2 May 2015

Rene:gade Festival will not only feature the finest local music, but also see the return of the Guerilla Art Session exhibition in The Cellar Bar.

Rene:gade returns to Café Rene in 2015 for the sixth-year running, featuring a feast of live local music, the eye-watering...

The Brewery's Super Sunday Fiesta

Sunday 3 May 2015

Celebrate May Bank Holiday and Cinqo de Mayo Latino style at The Brewery’s Super Sunday Fiesta.

Celebrate the bank holiday Latino style this May, with salsa dancing and cocktail drinking galore at The Brewery.

The Montpellier Chapter Cook's Club

Wednesday 6 May to Wednesday 3 June 2015

Discover the secrets of The Montpellier Chapter chefs during the new series of monthly Cook’s Clubs.

Cheltenham foodies will get the chance to discover the culinary secrets of The Montpellier Chapter chefs in this series...

RHS Malvern Spring Festival

Thursday 7 to Sunday 10 May 2015

Gardening, food, flowers and celebrities await at this year’s RHS Malvern Spring Festival.

Inspirational show gardens, gardening experts and television personalities, celebrity chefs Ramond Blanc and Gregg Wallace,...

Michael Bublé Tribute Night in Gloucester

Friday 8 May 2015

Let Michael Bublé serenade you while you enjoy a delicious three-course meal at Bowden Hall.

An indulgent three-course dinner and live music from a top Bublé tribute act awaits foodies, party-goers, and jazz-lovers...

Daylesford Summer Festival

Saturday 16 May 2015

The annual Daylesford Summer Festival offers a range of activites for all the family.

Join Daylesford Organic for its annual Summer Festival; a day of food, fun, and farming, for the whole family to enjoy.

Champagne vs sparkling dinner at Hotel du Vin

Friday 29 May 2015

Head to Hotel du Vin for a sparkling evening and the chance to enjoy some of the best bubbles.

Hotel du Vin Cheltenham will be the place to head for a sparkling evening, quite literally, this May, when the Champagne...

The Cotswold Table market at Kingham

Sunday 21 June 2015

Visit The Cotswold Table market and sample the best locally sourced produce.

Displaying the best local produce including food, drink, and homeware, The Cotswold Table market has everything you need...

Tewkesbury Food and Drink Festival

Saturday 27 to Sunday 28 June 2015

Enjoy a day of food, drink, and fun, at the beautiful Tewkesbury Abbey.

After a four-year hiatus, Tewkesbury Food and Drink Festival makes...

The Cotswold Show and Food Festival

Saturday 4 to Sunday 5 July 2015

There will be something for everyone at this the 2015 Cotswold Show.

Families and their four-legged friends will be heading to Cirencester Park in their thousands to enjoy the Cotswold Show...

Alfresco Cocktail Dinner at Hotel du Vin

Friday 17 July 2015

Embrace the British sunshine with Hotel du Vin’s Alfresco Cocktail Dinner.

Savour the fresh taste of summer in the great British outdoors, with Hotel du Vin Cheltenham’s alfresco cocktail dinner,...

Newent Onion Fayre

Saturday 12 September 2015

The Newent Onion Fayre is back – including the world famous onion eating spectacular.

The unique Newent Onion Fayre returns for another year with a whole host of allium-inspired shenanigans to witness with...

Ladies Night at Bowden Hall

Saturday 19 September 2015

Bowden Hall will be filled with laughter, ladies and hilarious, handsome men for one-night-only this March.

Saucy entertainment from handsome and hilarious male strippers, alongside dinner and disco dancing, is on the cards for...

Tetbury Food and Drink Festival

Wednesday 16 to Sunday 20 September 2015

The Tetbury Food and Drink festival is back to celebrate local produce and all things tasty.

A true celebration of local producers, retailers and restaurants, the 2015 Tetbury Food and Drink Festival will feature...


The Daffodil is launching new Chef's Pantry deli

The Daffodil’s new deli, Chef’s Pantry, will be situated next to the Cheltenham restaurant.

The Daffodil is set to open the Chef’s Pantry, a brand new deli next door to the popular Cheltenham restaurant,...

The Swallow Bakery to open for evening diners

Customers at The Swallow Bakery will soon be able to enjoy dinner in the Cheltenham eatery.

Prepare to enjoy the flavours of the Mediterranean once the sun sets, as The Swallow Bakery in Cheltenham gets ready to...

Top chefs to headline RHS Malvern Spring Festival

Raymond Blanc will headline on the Thursday, discussing how beautiful produce creates beautiful food.

Foodies from far and wide will flock to the RHS Malvern Spring Festival this May as top chefs Raymond Blanc, Gregg Wallace...

Brewhouse & Kitchen to open at Gloucester Quays

Brewhouse & Kitchen will be opening an outpost at Gloucester Quays in summer 2015.

Brewhouse & Kitchen is opening a new pub and restaurant including on-site micro-brewery when it comes to Gloucester Quays...

Brew & Bake coffee shop opens in Cheltenham

Head to new Cheltenham café Brew & Bake for tea, coffee and tasty treats aplenty.

Whether you’re looking for a morning coffee, a mid-afternoon pick-me-up or a tasty lunchtime treat, new Cheltenham...

Gloucestershire success at the Sustainable Restaurant Awards

StarBistro was voted The People’s Favourite at the 2015 Sustainable Restaurant Awards.

Two Gloucestershire eateries, Daylesford and StarBistro, were recognised for their commitment to seasonality and provenance...

Community-owned shop and café reopens

The new premises of the community-run Blockley Village Shop and Café.

Community-run Blockley Village Shop & Café has gone from strength to strength since it reopened at its new premises in...

Carluccio's Restaurant to open in Cheltenham

SoGlos can reveal that Carluccio’s restaurant is set to open in Cheltenham in 2015.

The award-winning Italian restaurant chain Carluccio’s is set to open in Cheltenham, bringing its delicious food and bustling...

The Wharf House launches afternoon tea

Enjoy afternoon tea in the comfort of the restaurant, or outside on the terrace with waterside views.

Already a Gloucestershire favourite for lunch and dinner, The Wharf House in Over is expanding its culinary repertoire...

Special offers

Spring offer at Dormy House

Ends Thursday 28 May 2015

The Garden Room at Dormy House offers an elegant space to enjoy the complimentary dinner.

Stay mid-week in the luxurious surrounds of Dormy House this spring and enjoy complimentary dinner for two in the hotel’s...

Half price steak at The Montpellier Chapter

Ends Thursday 26 November 2015

Juicy steaks are half price at The Montpellier Chapter on Thursdays.

Half price steak Thursdays are returning to Cheltenham’s Montpellier Chapter in 2015, giving carnivorous diners the chance...

Half price steaks at The Craven Arms


Take advantage of The Craven Arms’ half price steaks on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

See your steaks cooked to perfection at your table for half the price, every Tuesday and Thursday at The Craven Arms in...


Gloucestershire afternoon tea guide

Enjoy some of the best scones, finest loose leaf tea and most delicious pastries in Gloucestershire.

Dainty finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones and steaming pots of the finest blends await in SoGlos’s guide to some...

Gloucestershire in the kitchen with guide

Discover more about Gloucestershire’s finest chefs when SoGlos goes in the kitchen.

SoGlos goes in the kitchen with Gloucestershire’s finest chefs to find out more about the county’s top cooking talent.

Gloucestershire Michelin Star restaurants guide

Find out which Gloucestershire restaurants have been making their mark in the Michelin Guide to Great Britain & Ireland 2015.

Find out which Gloucestershire restaurants have been awarded Michelin Stars in 2015, and which Gloucestershire eateries...


In the kitchen with David Kelman

David Kelman is executive head chef at Cheltenham’s five-star Ellenborough Park hotel.

There aren’t many chefs who can say they’ve cooked for the Queen, but for Ellenborough Park’s executive...

In the kitchen with Emily Watkins

Emily Watkins, chef proprietor at The Kingham Plough, trained under Heston Blumenthal.

From working with Heston Blumenthal to competing in The Great British Menu, chef Emily Watkins from The Kingham Plough...

Hot lists

22 Gloucestershire eateries in The Good Food Guide

Le Champignon Sauvage and 21 other Gloucestershire eateries were selected for inclusion in The Good Food Guide 2015.

More than 20 Gloucestershire restaurants and pubs have made it into The Good Food Guide 2015, with Le Champignon Sauvage...

13 places to brush up your baking skills in Gloucestershire

Discover the secrets of baking the perfect Victoria sponge with Hobbs House Bakery, in at No.2 on the hot list.

Avoid the burnt biscuits, fake fondant and soggy bottoms seen on the Great British Bake Off and become a Star Baker before...

7 of Gloucestershire’s toughest man vs food challenges

The Ship Inn’s colossal Moby Dick burger has to be seen to be believed, at No.7.

From taking on Ghost chilli chicken wings and Britain’s tallest burger to chomping through raw seven-ounce onions, discover...

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