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Caution: some of these reviews go back quite a long way!

Alphabetical List of Restaurants & Hotels:

Avant Garde French Restaurant *Thames Ditton, Surrey, near Hampton Court
Ashdown Park * A Gothick Country House in East Sussex
The Arundell Arms Traditional and Modern British * Devon/Cornwall border - very old review, but standards are high as ever, we're told!
Ashelford, North Devon Michael Pelham finds rustic charm and great cooking

The Bath Spa Hotel Modern fusion in Georgian grandeur
Bertie's Modern British * Romsey, Hampshire
Bishopstrow House * Wiltshire Country House Dining
Biskra Beach Bohemian Paradise on the Isle of Wight!

The Chaucer Hotel Trad British * Canterbury, Kent
The Churchill Arms Modern eclectic * Paxford, Worcestershire
The Chewton Glen Modern International Haute Cuisine * New Forest, Hampshire
Combe House in Devon * Dine Online's December 1999 Discovery! Updated 2004
Cornish restaurants * Lots of Super Seafood
Cromlix House Modern International * Perthshire, Scotland

The Drewe Arms Upmarket pub restaurant * Broadhembry, Devon

Edwinns Restaurant Modern British * Englefield Green, Surrey very old review
Elderton Lodge One of Vivian Salter'sNorth Norfolk favourites

The Fat DuckCooking for serious foodies in Thames-side Bray
The Fox Inn We tried the interesting menu at this pretty Dorset pub

Gidleigh Park Modern International Haute Cuisine * Chagford, Devon
Gilby's, Cardiff Rather retro decor but interesting food
Trouble at Mill, yet again! The Gordleton Mill - another cock up?

Hambleton Hall Modern International * Rutland
Hanbury Manor Golf, spa and haute cuisine in Hertfordshire
The Horse & Jockey Peter Lippit finds Gourmet pub grub in Shropshire
Hotel du Vin Traditional and Modern British * Winchester, Hampshire
The House on the Bridge Trad international * Eton, Berkshire

Kinnaird House Modern International * Perthsire, Scotland
The King's Head A no-nonsense Norfolk riverside pub-restaurant

Little Hammonds Modern International * Ingatestone, Essex
The Latymer Restaurant * Fine country house dining at Penny Hill Park near Bagshot, Surrey
Left Bank Modern British * Runnymede, Egham, Surrey
La Roche Modern International* Nr Poole, Dorset
The Lygon Arms Modern Haute Cuisine * Broadway, Worcesterhire

The Madhatter Another Surrey diner makes a serious bid for worst restaurant of the year!
Le Manoir aux quat' Saisons Lisa has a posh girls' lunch!
The Master Builder Riverside paradise near Beaulieu in the New Forest
The Merchant House, Ludlow Shaun Hill's cooking continues to delight
Michells' Modern International Haute Cuisine * Ripley, Surrey * 1996 Award
The Mirabelle - Modern Cuisine at the Grand Hotel, Eastbourne

Newbury Manor A rural idyll with cuisine to die for, says Clifford Mould

Oaks Restaurant and Les Marches at Overton Grange
Fred Chan was our hungry Shropshire lad in Ludlow
The Old Black Lion Down to earth but jolly good grub in Hereford
The Olive Tree A sharp new Modern Med in Southampton's trendy Oxford Street

Partners in Dorking Clifford Mould put this popular Surrey foodie haunt to the test
Pennyhill Park, Bagshot (see under Latymer Restaurant)
The Pheasant at Kelling Another of Vivian Salter'sNorth Norfolk favourites
The Portmeirion Hotel A flight of fantasy in Wales
Powdermills Hotel * near Hastings, Sussex - Autumn 1999 Dine Online Discovery
Priory Court Serious pub food * Pevensey, East Sussex

Rhinefield House Hotel Modern International * Nr Lymington, Hampshire
Rothay Manor Hotel Modern International * Cumbria

Sheen Mill Penny Cottee dined at this pretty waterside brasserie near Cambridge
Sir Christopher Wren's House, Windsor * Elegant Thames-side hotel with fine dining
Soughton Hall Modern British Mold, Wales * 1997 Award
Stakis Keswick Lodore Hotel * Cumbria
Summer Lodge Traditional and Modern British *Evershot, Dorset

Taplow House This Upper Thameside retreat has a Kiwi chef doing the latest in Pacific fusion style cuisine!
Tillmouth Park Hotel Modern International * Northumbria
The Three Lions Modern British * Stuckton, Hampshire

The Walnut Tree Inn, Classic & Modern Italian * Abergavenny, Wales
The Vineyard at Stockcross Sir Peter Michael's Berkshire showcase
Whites' Traditional and Modern British * Oxford
The Whitstable Oyster Fishery Co Traditional fish but not 'n' chips * near Canterbury, Kent * 1996 Award
The Wykeham Arms Imaginative, quality Pub meals * Winchester, Hampshire

The Watercress Line * Clifford Mould steps onboard this historic steam hauled Pulman carriage to dine online, literally!


UK Restaurant Reviews – The Best Of The Dine Online Restaurant Reviews 2001 - 2010

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