If you’re wondering what to do throughout your time in Winchester, don’t fret, below I have listed all my favourite places to go.

Tummy Fillers & Thirst Quenchers

Alexander’s Teas, Alexander personally welcomes you for morning teas and sandwich lunches

Black Boy, My favourite place for a glass of cider after a stroll around the water meadows

Black Bottle, a must have visit

Black Rat, the michelin star restaurant is a perfect accompaniment to a celebration

Carocoli, best coffee in town, make sure you get a caracoli cookie too!

Forte Kitchen, my favourite place for lunch, relaxed and casual with brilliant food

Sakura, Great if there’s more than 2 of you..you can book in on the Teppanyaki table. So much fun to be had!

Cote Brasserie, Great place to mooch on up to for an early dinner or late lunch.

Corner House, Quaint restaurant at the end of my street open all day but you must try the fine dining thursday through to Saturday

Green Man, quirky decor and a brilliant atmosphere for drinks, nibbles and dinner

St James Tavern, often hosting live music and bbq nights perfect place for a sunday afternoon

Wykeham Arms, serving a scrumptious Sunday lunch… make sure you book

Palm Pan Asia, I am a sucker for a Thai meal and this is the best in town

Rawberry, At the end of my road, my favourite place for a super juice or a light, healthy snack

Rick Stein, perfect for lunch or dinner any time of the year. Make sure you book.

River Cottage Canteen, one of my favourite places for a hearty, locally sourced, scrumptious meal.

Loose Change & Shopping Bags

Jane McIntyre, design & eccentricites
Mums incredible gift, atelier, interiors and all things beautiful haven!

Two Little Birds
Filled to the brim with perfect additions to you home and gift supply

Mollys Den
A 5 minute drive away, but perfect for up cycled items and a little bit of ‘ bric-a-brac’

Forme
More for the ladies… (and don’t miss out on there ribbon selection)

Mantique
More for the gentlemen…

Hambledon
Great books, smellies, clothes and fun bits and bobs

Vintage Hound
Best vintage clothes and accessories in town

Toscannacio
Best Italian deli and wine shop in town. There’s also a little place to sit and have a glass if you fancy it.

Bell Fine Art
My go to place for an unusual greeting card