Friday 14 December 2018

Gloucestershire reviews

Read independent Gloucestershire reviews written by SoGlos’s experienced journalists.

Dick Whittington: The best Roses Theatre panto we’ve ever seen!

Dick Whittington at The Roses Theatre pantomime review

From classic Two Ronnies gags for the grandparents to Baby Shark and flossing for the kids, there was something for all the...

Here’s what we thought of Just So at The Barn Theatre.

Just So at The Barn Theatre review

Bringing Rudyard Kipling’s magical stories to life, Just So took to the stage at Cirencester’s Barn Theatre and...

The conservatory at The Beagle Brasserie in The Manor House Hotel, Moreton-in-Marsh

The Beagle Brasserie review

Combining locally sourced seasonal dishes with a stellar cocktail selection, the Beagle Brasserie in Moreton-in-Marsh is a...

We fell in love with the gorgeous teal sofa at The Bolt Hole

The Old Stocks Inn Bolt Hole review

Taking self-catering to a new high, SoGlos was invited to stay the night at The Old Stocks Inn’s Bolt Hole for a getaway that...

Purslane: the epitome of seasonal dining in the heart of Cheltenham.

Purslane review

Independent, unassuming and producing some of the best fine dining food we have ever eaten in Cheltenham, Purslane is sensational...

An extensive and eccentric menu and bottomless bubbles make for fun weekends at The Fire Station in Cheltenham.

The Fire Station bottomless brunch review

Raise the alarm: the bottomless brunch at The Fire Station in Cheltenham is a sizzling way to light up the weekend – combining...

Left to right: Dominic Brewer, Hywel Dowsell and Herb Cuanalo in Hound of the Baskervilles

The Hound of the Baskervilles at The Barn Theatre review

Retelling the famous Sherlock Holmes tale, the latest production from Cirencester’s The Barn Theatre is a hysterical murder...

Our team tried a gong bath, a meditation session, reiki, reflexology and even attended a talk on philosophy at The Isbourne centre

The Isbourne review

A haven of mindfulness, wellness and calm – The Isbourne in Cheltenham is the perfect antidote to busy lifestyle, as the SoGlos...

Stylishly refurbished, Revolution Cheltenham combined a great venue, eats and drinks on SoGlos’s team visit.

Revolution Cheltenham review

Pornstar martinis, Instagrammable burgers and a blowtorch – the SoGlos team headed to Revolution Cheltenham for some Friday...

So many highlights at this year’s Cheltenham Literature Festival.

Cheltenham Literature Festival 2018 review

Spanning 10-days of literary legends, celebrities, selfie opportunities and book-signings galore, SoGlos soaked up the Cheltenham...

A wonderful setting and menu to match! The Royal Oak Tetbury has it all.

The Royal Oak Tetbury Meat Free Monday review

An innovative Indian menu, charming Cotswold setting and friendly welcome provided all the ingredients for a delicious dining...

SoGlos headed to the newly renovated Old Boathouse pub.

De Vere Cotswold Water Park review

Almost floating on the beautiful lakes, De Vere Cotswold Water Park has recently refurbished its onsite pub, so with that in...

Here’s what SoGlos thought of the Cotswold hotel and restaurant.

The Bear of Rodborough review

With the last of the summer still in the air, SoGlos headed to The Bear of Rodborough Hotel for lunch, discovering that it’s...

The bare cheek of it! The Full Monty aroused a standing ovation at The Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham, where it opened the 2018-2019 national tour.

Review: The Full Monty Last Tour at the Everyman Theatre

Did The Full Monty go the FULL monty, did Gary Lucy live up to expectations, and is it true the tour might return to Cheltenham?...

The SoGlos girls went to prove golf isn’t just for men.

Brickhampton Court Golf Complex pro-lesson review

With just a few games of adventure golf under our belt, the SoGlos girls headed to Brickhampton Court Golf Complex for a lesson...

SoGlos visited Malmaison’s Chez Mal Brasserie to try out the set summer menu.

Chez Mal Brasserie review

Delivering on style and substance, Chez Mal Brasserie offers a great drinking and dining experience in Cheltenham; expect a...

Intergalatic, active fun awaits at Lunar City at GL1 Leisure Centre in Gloucester.

Lunar City at GL1 Leisure Centre review

The SoGlos team rounded-up the kids and blasted off to Lunar City at GL1 Leisure Centre in Gloucester, to discover if the inflatable...

Bubble football at Hillside Brewery’s experience day

Hillside Brewery Experience Day review

SoGlos was invited to Hillside Brewery near Longhope for an activity day like no other. Combining bubble football, tasty beer...

Hatherley Manor Spa review

Gloucester’s newest state-of-the-art spa offered us a fabulous opportunity to review its Date Night package. Find out what...

SoGlos headed to The Frogmill to try it out.

The Frogmill review

Transforming into an effortlessly charming country hotel and eatery, The Frogmill was high on our list of places to try out,...

Cotswold charm and delicious dining promise a lovely visit to The Swan Hotel’s Brasserie. Image © Oliver Grahame Photography

The Swan Brasserie review

The perfect dining experience to complete a visit to the picturesque Bibury village, SoGlos enjoyed a lovely lunch at The Swan...

The Ox Cheltenham review

Combining perfectly mixed cocktails with stunningly cooked steak, The Ox in Cheltenham is the home to some of the best meat...

Slimbridge Wetlands Centre is a wonderful day out for the whole family

Slimbridge Wetland Centre review

Offering so much more than just birds, Slimbridge Wetland Centre is a great spot to visit in any weather, promising wonderful...

SoGlos headed to Cheltenham Open-Air Theatre Festival for the first production this summer.

The Midnight Gang at Cheltenham Open-Air Theatre Festival review

Picnic in hand and deck chairs on our arms, we headed to Bacon Theatre’s glorious Open-Air Theatre Festival for its children’s...

The Maytime Inn review

Come for the incredible views, enjoy a stunning meal and stay for one of the largest artisanal gin menus in the Cotswolds....

The salon went above and beyond what we were expecting.

Blushes Hair ID review

Heading to one of Cheltenham’s trendiest salons armed with a head full of Pinterest ideas of lavish locks and sassy styles,...

SoGlos headed to The Barn Theatre to review its latest production.

The Rise and Fall of Little Voice at The Barn Theatre review

Bringing the stage to life once again, The Barn Theatre captivated audiences with the timeless tale of The Rise and Fall of...

It’s one of Cheltenham’s best-loved restaurants – here’s what SoGlos thought of Bar & Wok.

Bar & Wok review

Boasting a loyal fanbase of foodies in Cheltenham and beyond, Bar & Wok is the perfect place for fuss-free dining with friends...

Effortlessly cool decor, a relaxed atmosphere and a delicious Sunday lunch awaits at The Fire Station in Cheltenham

The Fire Station Sunday Lunch review

Far from just a cocktail bar, the stylish Fire Station in Cheltenham provided the cauliflower cheese of dreams, cool décor...

We headed to New Brewery Arts to try our hand at Modern Calligraphy.

Modern Calligraphy workshop review at New Brewery Arts

Having heard New Brewery Arts is the place to nurture our artistic side, SoGlos headed to the crafting hub to try our hand...

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