Restaurants Yorkshire

Yorkshire Cafe review: Handmade Bakery , Slaithwaite, Huddersfield
We've written about this great bakery before, but special places are always worth a second mention, don't you think? This time the emphasis is on the cafe, where really tasty, good-looking food is to be had at very reasonable prices. I've neglected i...
22 February 2015
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Stuzzi, Harrogate
21 February 2015
Birch, Bristol
9 February 2015

Stay Yorkshire

B&B review: Alstonefield Manor, Alstonefield, Derbyshire
Here we are, going off-message again. We've given you places to stay in Yorkshire, but  there's no way we could find this amazing place and not let you in on it. It's a manor house, right? Right. But forget any notions of chintz and stiffness, t...
25 February 2015
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Thorpe Hall , Flylingthorpe
21 February 2015
Timble Inn, Timble, Otley
9 February 2015

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The World’s Most Prestigious Cookery Competition
Take a good look at this picture - it hasn’t been hijacked from a jeweller’s window, it’s a plate of food and was the UK entry in the Bocuse D’or, reputedly the  ‘world’s most prestigious cookery competition.’   It wasn...
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Yorkshire Food Finder
If you haven't yet discovered Yorkshire Food Finder, you need to sign up for one of their producer days which ends with dinner in one of Yorkshire's best restaurants.
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Recipes If we can make it you can!

Ampleforth Apple Cake
Sometimes called Heaven and Earth cake, this beautiful cake was inspired by Joan's visit to the lovely Ampleforth apple orchard.
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A Special Food Historian
Peter Brears is a distinguished food historian. He is also an author, illustrator, lecturer, an expert on the traditional foods of Yorkshire and the nation's keeper of jellies.
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Squidbeak is all about food. We are the place for independent food reviews bringing you the best restaurants in Yorkshire from fine dining and Michelin starred restaurants to Yorkshire’s finest pubs, gastropubs, cafés and tea rooms. In short we report on the best places to eat in Yorkshire. Want to know where to stay in Yorkshire? We have the best boutique hotels, self-catering cottages, top quality B&Bs and guest accommodation in the county.

Reviews this month include the Three Pigeons, a time-warp Halifax pub. In Harrogate we report on two stylish openings, the Scandi style Norse and Italian Stuzzi and for the best pizza in Todmorden, Site. Still in Italy we bring news of Eataly, then news of James Martin, and our pet hates about eating out. Read all about the jelly champion of Yorkshre and bake a cake. To get all the food related news and restaurant openings in and around Yorkshire, sign up for our free newsletter.

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