Characterful and historically important whose cellars have passages that tunnel though to Windsor Castle itself – but employees and pub locals have to pay for entry to the castle just like everyone else, as the tunnels have been long since bricked up! Do not expect a free route into the castle but do expect an eclectic […]
Everyone loves tapas right? Thanks to a recent facelift La Tasca is looking better then ever now, so get yourself down to this stylish Spanish eatery for meatballs, chorizo, calamari or whatever takes your fancy from the wide array of tapas sized portions. For the Spanish variety really is the spice of life. I suspect […]
Did you know the first ever aerial postal service flew between Hendon(North London) and Windsor during September 1911? Or that in The 1820’s George IV kept a giraffe from Egypt in Windsor Great park?…Well these are just a few of the quirky facts you can learn about Windsor in this intimate little museum located in […]
Patisserie Valerie are are fairly recent addition to Windsor having opened in the summer of 2011. A welcome addition to Windsor Royal Shopping, Parisserie Valerie are home of fine cakes and pastries, the brand started in 1926 in Sohos Frith Street, and has since expanded across England. Try the mille feuille, we cant get enough […]
A recent addition to Eton High Street is Foxy Cakes, previously based in Datchet, this small family run bakery specialise in everything from brownies to intricately designed wedding cakes. The victoria sponge impressed on our visit, a sure hit with the kids, and the ideal pit stop after a short walk down the high street […]
French Brothers offer public boat trips up and down the Thames in Windsor and Maidenhead. 40 Minute and longer two hour cruises are available, as are weekly trips to Hampton Court on Tuesdays and Thursdays (June – Sept) Contact French Brothers for more details.
Daniels Department Store is one of Windsor’s oldest shopping destinations, the largest department store in town, Daniels offers a good selection of furniture, toys, home furnishings, haberdashery, and clothes. A French Patisserie can also be found inside serving home made cakes, as can La Brasserie, the stores very own restaurant. Lifts are available, as are […]
The raw materials for this pub are something to shout about; an alfresco seating area of considerable size with a view across to boats bobbing along the Thames, with a kitchen supplied by the Royal Windsor Farm.