Table Talk – January

This month’s table talk is a round up of food and drink experiences that you can enjoy at home thanks to our great local businesses in Warwickshire. The Little Gin Company is kicking off 2021 with the launch of some exciting new virtual  tasting and cocktail packages. All of the tasting and cocktail experiences are relaxed … Continue reading Table Talk – January

2020 review

In a year dominated by the c word, it was good to look back over 2020 for my annual review and be reminded of how our local food and drink businesses fought to keep trading during the pandemic. I started 2020 off by wishing good luck to three new openings. In Birmingham Masterchef Professionals 2019 … Continue reading 2020 review

Table Talk – December

Whether you are shopping for meals or Christmas gifts, with the uncertainty over lockdown and tier restrictions, here is a little round-up of goodies that we can still enjoy at home. Award –winning Libertine Burger, in Rugby and Leamington Spa has launched a new DIY Burger Kit which can be delivered anywhere in the UK. … Continue reading Table Talk – December

Table Talk – November

My local town centre was busy last night with people wanting to enjoy a night out before the next phase of lockdown measures are imposed on Thursday. Whether its takeaway, click and collect, a gift hamper or vouchers there are still a lots of ways for us to be able to support our local hospitality … Continue reading Table Talk – November

Table Talk – October

This month I’ll be looking for some Autumn cheer in Stratford upon Avon, at the three week FEASTS festival.  From Friday 2 – Thursday 2 October, local restaurants, cafes and hotels will be cooking up a range of offers, events and competitions to enjoy. For the full details visit and check out the Facebook page . Congratulations to … Continue reading Table Talk – October

Table Talk – September

Just a little round-up of offers and events in Kenilworth, Leamington and Coventry to get your teeth into this month! Book a table on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday in September The Cross in Kenilworth  for £10 off your food bill per person. (Offer is only applicable for the A La Carte menu or the Tasting … Continue reading Table Talk – September

Table Talk – August

After what feels like ages it is great to be able to share Table Talk with you again! So starting in Coventry with two new openings this week. The team behind Monsoon Estates Coffee  opened a new street food takeaway and coffee shop in Spon End on Monday.  StrEATS will be open till 8pm serving … Continue reading Table Talk – August

Eat Out To Help Out in Rugby

Venues in Rugby have signed up to the Eat Out to Help Out promotion that is running in August, where diners can enjoy 50% off a meal and soft drinks on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays this month at : Bacco Lounge, Regent Street Central Café, Rugby Central Costa Coffee, Swan Centre Dilruba, Railway Terrace Dosa … Continue reading Eat Out To Help Out in Rugby

Mine’s a pint

How pubs will be able to cope with social distancing is anyone’s guess - especially as the larger pubs are unable to access Government grants unless the threshold is lifted to over £51K -  but in the meantime here are some ideas to bring a pint to you at home in Rugby. As well as … Continue reading Mine’s a pint

Delicious Fathers Day gifts

There are plenty of ways to treat your dad with food and drink gifts on Fathers Day from local producers: The Little Gin Company’s Father's Day bundle includes your choice of 70cl Trailer Made Gin plus  a fridge pack of Folkington's Tonic (8 x 150ml cans) so he can create the perfect serve from the … Continue reading Delicious Fathers Day gifts