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Suffolk Stonehouse collect their award for best independent pizza outlet

It’s official; the best independent pizza in the country can be found in Suffolk.

Top 10 restaurants in Ipswich

Friday, November 13, 2015
EADT Top 10 restaurants in Ipswich. The Townhouse

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis lists her top 10 places to eat in Ipswich, Suffolk’s county town

Prime Minister David Cameron drinks a pint with Chinese President Xi Jinping. Photo credit: Kirsty Wigglesworth/PA Wire

Sales of a Suffolk beer have soared in China after President Xi Jinping was treated to a pint of Greene King IPA by David Cameron.

Griff Rhys Jones gave a speech at the Oyster Feast in Colchester Town Hall.

It is a spectacular display of pomp, ceremony and meticulously planned tradition.

The Wild Man pub in Sproughton.

I first visited The Wild Man at Sproughton under its new leaseholders in February this year.

Grilled sausages. Photo: Getty Images/iStockphoto

It’s 27 years ago this month that I gave up one of life’s luxuries - meat.

Chef Chandramauli Dwivedi and James Foster at the Turk's Head in Hasketon

A Suffolk village is soon to see the return of its local pub after two years.

Michelin Star Chef Albert Roux with Courtney Holder

West Suffolk College has been honoured with a visit by Michelin-starred chef Albert Roux OBE.

Ipswich has a wealth of different options when it comes to curry

To celebrate National Curry week we’ve had a look at some of the restaurants and takeaways which offer the best Indian in the town, but we want to know where you get your curry fix.

Aqua 8, Lion Street, Ipswich

An Ipswich chef-entrepreneur has achieved his dream of opening up his own restaurant in London’s Chinatown.

Chef Chris returns to Bildeston pub

Monday, October 12, 2015
The Bildeston Crown. Chris and Hayley Lee.

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis finds Chris Lee returned to the Bildeston Crown with wife Hayley and ready for a new challenge.

Jeremy Thickitt and Hannah Pipe of Emmerdale Farm Shop at Framlingham Sausagefest.

Thousands of people enjoyed a great day of food, fun and entertainment as they flocked to Framlingham for the town’s fifth annual SausageFest.

Five foodie events to sample in Suffolk

Friday, October 9, 2015
Woodbridge Shuck Shellfish Festival

If you’d like to treat your tastebuds this weekend, you’re in the right place.

The Great House in Lavenham has been awarded three rossetts from the AA. Left to right, Martine and Regis Crepy, Enrique Bilbault, Swann Auffray, David Castro, Guillavme Dericq.

An award-winning Suffolk restaurant has officially been recognised as one of the best in the country.


Don't leave it til the day before, start preparing your Christmas treats now

Does the mention of Christmas bring you out in a cold sweat? All that shopping, cooking and cleaning.

Mick McCarthy and Pascal Canevet, owner of Maison Bleue in Bury St Edmunds, at the Ipswich Town training ground with The Suffolk Cook Book.

A new cookbook celebrating Suffolk’s food industry has been backed by Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy.

Recipes: Bake up schooldays puddings

Sunday, October 18, 2015
Arctic roll is an old-school favourite

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis’ recipes for school desserts

Delicious pies by Charlotte Smith-Jarvis.
Plum and Almond Tart.

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis cooks up the ultimate autumnal comfort food - pie!

The Fabulous baker girls

Sunday, September 27, 2015
Sarah Swallow (L to R) Jane Sago and Gill Denny in the WI kitchen at the Suffolk East WI headquarters in Ipswich.

Nicola Warren talks to local WI members about their baking fortes - and failures!

National cupcake week

It’s National Cupcake Week this week. Now forgive me. I might be wrong. But isn’t a cupcake really a fairy cake? asks Charlotte Smith-Jarvis


EADT Food Review, The Bildeston Crown - Room 6

With the kids packed off to grandma’s and the prospect of no cooking, washing up or other annoying chores to attend to, we arrived at The Bildeston Crown last week relaxed and ready to enjoy a romantic evening for two – after several days of frazzling half term parental entertainment.

More to come from Mimosa

Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Mimosa, Colchester. Ash Nia, owner and managing director of the Elysium group, and Annamaria Sabau, restaurant manager, with the Restaurant of the Year Award, which they won at the Essex Life Fine Food and Drink Awards.

The team at Mimosa in Colchester are celebrating after being named Restaurant of the Year at the Essex Life Fine Food and Drink Awards.

EADT review, The White Horse Inn, Stoke Ash

You may not believe me, but there are some people who eat out at restaurants more than I do.

Sea Bass main course at Alaturka Restaurant in Ipswich.

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis checks out Alaturka in Ipswich

EADT review, King's Head, Stutton

Nicola Warren has a hearty meal at the King’s Head, Stutton

The Dog at Grundisburgh

Nicola Warren enjoys a leisurely evening at The Dog at Grundisburgh

EADT review, Le Talbooth, Dedham

EADT food editor Charlotte Smith-Jarvis dines at Le Talbooth, Dedham

Twenty5, Ipswich

Charlotte Smith-Jarvis finds out what all the fuss is about at @Twenty5 in Ipswich.

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