wine and food blog

New Fine Food Store Opens in Market Place

A new deli and cookery school, Pavilion Foods opened its doors on Market Place (in the former Feather & Black bed store) last week. On entering the light and airy […]

Cheesy Come… Cheesy Go

Cheese and charcuterie lovers got their got their chance to sample a delicious range of classic and more unusual British and European cheeses and cured meats at the new Cheesy […]

Hotel & Boating Company Restore Historical Connection with Boat for Restaurant 

An 1890s beautiful wooden dinghy is the stunning centre piece in The Clipper Restaurant at the renovated Relais Henley at the Red Lion and has been loaned to the hotel […]

Rebrand and Expand: Brakspear launches Honeycomb Houses

Pub operator and brewer Brakspear is launching a new identity for its nine-strong managed estate, now renamed Honeycomb Houses, while also planning to expand the division through acquisitions. Underpinning the […]

Crockers New Ember Restaurant Sparks Flaming Flavours

Crockers Henley in Market Place have launched their Ember á la carte restaurant. Headed up by former National Chef of Wales, Tom Westerland, Ember offers an exciting range of seasonal […]

New Deli at Relais Henley Opens

A tempting selection of pastries, cakes, paninis, quiches and salads along with teas and coffees are now available from the new Deli at the Relais Henley.  All of the pastries […]

Lovibonds Partners With Henley Rowing Club to Open Bar

Lovibonds Brewery has found a new venue to open a bar at the Henley Rowing Clubhouse overlooking the river. Lovibonds Tap Room, in Greys Road car park was closed in […]

Another Retail Shop to be Converted to a Food Outlet

A planning application to turn the retail unit at 34 Hart Street into a pizza restaurant has been approved by South Oxfordshire District Council despite many neighbours objecting and Henley […]