Eating Out

Eating out gluten free? Here you’ll find all my gluten free restaurant and cafe reviews, from North Devon to London and beyond. There are also gluten free travel tips, hotel reviews and much, much more.

Where to get a gluten free Christmas sandwich

It is officially Christmas sandwich season and if you’re wondering where to get a gluten free Christmas sandwich this year, you’ve come to the right place. The offerings seem to change every year so I’ve done a bit of research to see where you can get a festive lunch! Hopefully…

Pho, Exeter: A gluten free heaven for Vietnamese cuisine accredited by Coeliac UK

Ever been to a restaurant where the few things that aren’t gluten free are marked on the menu, instead of the other way round? Well, neither had I until I visited Pho in Exeter. This Vietnamese restaurant, specialising in traditional noodle soup (and its namesake) pho, is accredited by Coeliac UK…

18 things that happen when you eat out on a gluten free diet

Finding gluten free restaurants when you have coeliac disease can be tricky. A lot of people with coeliac disease are frightened of eating out due to bad past experiences – or lack of gluten free choice. But just remember, we’re all in it together! Here are 18 things that happen…

The best gluten free burgers at The Custom House, Barnstaple

Not only did I get to eat a gluten free burger, but I even got cheesy garlic bread too! If you’re ever in North Devon, this is THE place to visit.

Gluten free heaven at One Aldwych and Indigo restaurant in London

If you’re looking for gluten free hotels in London, look no further than the amazing One Aldwych in Covent Garden. Situated in the heart of the buzzing Covent Garden, with a beautiful lobby bar and the amazing, Coeliac UK-accredited Indigo restaurant, One Aldwych is a must when you’re visiting London.…

New gluten free Christmas menu at Côte Brasserie and WIN a £50 voucher!

Steve and I were lucky enough to have a weekend in London recently, and as part of our trip we were kindly invited to taste-test the gluten free Côte Brasserie Christmas menu. We visited Côte Brasserie Covent Garden in Tavistock Street, which happened to be just a moment’s walk from the…

Gluten free at The Lemon Next To The Pie, Barnstaple

I’m really lucky living in North Devon, because there are so many fantastic places that offer gluten free food. I can always find somewhere gluten free in Barnstaple, and although there are a few cafes and restaurants I always go to, it’s even better when I find somewhere new.  Lauren…

My top 5 tips for getting the best experience at the Allergy and Free From Show

This year was my first Allergy and Free From Show, and it was a fantastic experience for me, both in discovering new brands and meeting some amazing people. For those that missed it, the next one is in Liverpool in November and the 2018 shows kick off in Glasgow in March.…

The Allergy and Free From Show 2017: My complete gluten free haul!

I promised a full reveal of my Allergy and Free From Show haul, and now I have managed to lug it all home, here’s a run-down of all the amazing brands I found and the goodies I tried at the show and took home with me. You might want to…

Eight gluten free highlights from the Allergy and Free From Show London

Wow, what a weekend it has been at the Allergy and Free From Show in London! It’s the first year I’ve been – last year I was struck down sick before I was due to go. I was SO excited to attend this year, and it certainly did not disappoint.…

My birthday weekend: Skybar Croyde, gluten free Curly Wurly cheesecake and a Unicorn Cake!

Last weekend I turned 28, and had the most amazing birthday celebrating the best of gluten free North Devon. From mojitos, dancing and stilton fries at Skybar Croyde to Curly Wurly cheesecake at Tea on the Green in Westward Ho! I had a brilliant time!  I’ve made this little video…

Gluten free dinner at SQ Bar and Restaurant, Braunton

I wish SQ Bar and Restaurant had been in Braunton, North Devon, when I lived there. Actually, saying that, it’s probably a good thing it wasn’t, because I would definitely be well-fed but out of pocket. This place does such yummy food, I think I’d have been in there all…

Gluten free at The Bull & Bear in Barnstaple, North Devon

Imagine walking into a restaurant where you could order a burger with a side of mozzarella dippers, sweet potato fries, bread-crumbed jalapeños or even a chocolate brownie ice-cream sundae, and know it was all going to be gluten free. Well, at The Bull and Bear in Barnstaple, gluten free is…

New gluten free toasties, iced coffees and cakes at Boston Tea Party

Boston Tea Party has brought out an awesome new menu including a gluten free toastie, new raw veg smoothies and gluten free baked cheesecakes…

Eating out: Gluten free treats and the best scotch eggs ever at Johns of Instow

I’m a huge fan of Johns of Instow – their whole approach to gluten free food is amazing and Sue and Anthony are always willing and excited about creating new free from products and sourcing produce which is safe for coeliacs. I always stop off at their stall at Barnstaple Real Food…

Treats at the Waterside on the Tarka Trail, Braunton

This beautiful cafe on the Tarka Trail in Braunton, North Devon, is the perfect place to pause on your walk or cycle ride and enjoy a gluten free cake or lunch.

Eating Out: Gluten free at The Gate vegetarian restaurant, London

As a self-confessed meat lover, I visited The Gate restaurant in Hammersmith for my first ever vegetarian experience to try out their gluten free options…

Eating Out: Gluten free afternoon tea at The Kensington, London

The Kensington hotel in London has just launched a brand new gluten free afternoon tea with sandwiches, sweets, savouries and scones. I visited to see what I thought…

Eating out: Gluten free carvery at The Hunters Inn, Newton Tracey

A fabulous country pub with loads of gluten free choices, The Hunters Inn in North Devon did not fail to impress me with its gluten free Sunday carvery.

Review: Patisserie Valerie launches new gluten free range – tomorrow!

UK cake chain Patisserie Valerie is launching a new gluten free cake range tomorrow – here is what I thought of their offerings, which include gluten free muffins, cakes, brownies and biscuits…

Gluten free curry at Barricane Beach, Woolacombe in North Devon

Imagine eating a gluten free curry on the beach, watching the sun set from your picnic blanket. Well, if you’re visiting North Devon, that dream could become a reality at Barricane Beach in Woolacombe…

A gluten free guide to healthy options in London

There are plenty of choices to eat out gluten free in London – here’s my choice from gluten free bakeries to raw food cafes!

Gluten free pizzas at Pig on the Hill, Westward Ho!

Gluten free pizzas, monster desserts and a chilled out, friendly atmosphere – I think the Pig on the Hill in Westward Ho! might actually be my new favourite gluten free restaurant in North Devon!

Gluten free carvery at The Pier House, Westward Ho!

Looking for a delicious gluten free carvery with glorious sea views? The Pier House in Westward Ho!, North Devon, has a great range of gluten free options, stunning seascapes and gorgeous surroundings for your perfect Sunday lunch.

A gluten free Christmas at Highbullen Hotel, North Devon

I recently enjoyed a gorgeous countryside Christmas experience at Highbullen Hotel in North Devon. Read all about the incredible gluten free food they had to offer…

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