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Enjoy indoor dining once again

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 Now that indoor hospitality is open again you can come in from the cold and enjoy that long awaited celebration with another household or five of your best friends. So whatever the weather dress your best and visit one of the fantastic eateries in the district…

Make sure you know before you go and visit the individual eatery’s website for opening hours and COVID-19 safety measures. You will need to pre-book for most places and limit your party to groups of six people or two households. Please continue to follow government guidance.

Intimate dining

It’s time to treat that special someone to a dinner in one of the fabulous eateries in the district. Why not book a table at an old favourite or try somewhere new? Enjoy a meal for two at Winchester’s premier steakhouse – Porter House – serving the finest cuts of steak and much more, book a table at The Ivy in Winchester with an all-day contemporary British menu, or sit down to a feast at the Chesil Rectory boasting fresh local produce and simple but refined quality cooking.

Chesil Rectory

Chesil Rectory

Catch up with friends

This catch up is long overdue. Grab you closest friends and enjoy a coffee catch up…and a slice of cake. Book your table at Cabinet Rooms and discover some new favourites with old friends – known for their fabulous coffee this could be the perfect place to sit back and relax. Take your friends for a walk along the Viaduct Way and visit the Handlebar Café – with great treats on offer to enjoy as you take in the views from St Catherine’s Hill. Book a table to enjoy specialist coffee, teas, tasty cakes and light bites at the Theatre Royal Winchester Café Bar – don’t forget to plan your next theatre outing together while you are there.

Time for that long-awaited celebration

How many celebrations have you planned virtually during lockdown? Why not organise a re-celebration with your nearest and dearest – or just celebrate being together – at one of the fantastic eateries in the Winchester district. Book a table at The Fox for a great place to eat, relax and enjoy each-others company with a delicious feast. If you’re missing your pub favourites or a Sunday roast The Old Vine is excited to welcome you back for your next reunion. Take your family to The William Walker and let their talented kitchen team create the perfect dishes for your get-together.

We’ve just given you a flavour of some of the great eateries to try – take a look at our food and drink pages for more inspiration!