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Enjoying their first taste of lasting success

Enjoying their first taste of lasting success

05 February 2015

Coming up with a new longer-lasting product has put Fudge Kitchen into Selfridges and Waitrose.

Not bad for a 'grotty rundown pub by the sea'

Not bad for a 'grotty rundown pub by the sea'

05 February 2015

A boozer on Kent's coast has been named the top gastropub in Britain.

From admin work to tarka dhal...

From admin work to tarka dhal...

04 February 2015

A businessman says his 'mid life crisis' prompted him to take over an Indian restaurant.

New vineyards for winemaker

New vineyards for winemaker

04 February 2015

Chapel Down has more then doubled the amount of land it leases across Kent as it aims to cope with increased demand for its wines.

Whisky on the docks please

Whisky on the docks please

03 February 2015

A dockyard pumping house could become Kent's first distillery producing premium vodka, gin and whisky if planning permission is granted.

New cafe called Cloud on the horizon for town centre

New cafe called Cloud on the horizon for town centre

29 January 2015

The duo behind a new eaterie are hoping that three months of hard work in preparing the premises will soon start paying off.

Food store set to open soon

Food store set to open soon

28 January 2015

A new Marks & Spencer food hall will open in Aylesford in March, creating 57 jobs.

American-style restaurant to open on entertainment park

American-style restaurant to open on entertainment park

26 January 2015

Coast to Coast have revealed plans to move into one of two new food outlets proposed for an edge-of-town leisure park.

Campaign to stop time being called on pub

Campaign to stop time being called on pub

25 January 2015

Villagers have joined forces to try and save an important landmark from developers.

Ale be back!

Ale be back!

19 January 2015

Drinkers are set to raise a glass in Gravesend next week with the return of a beer festival.

Historic hotel set for £2.4m refurbishment

Historic hotel set for £2.4m refurbishment

13 January 2015

The Royal Wells Hotel in Tunbridge Wells is set for a muli-million pound transformation .

How joke made a sweet dream come true

How joke made a sweet dream come true

13 January 2015

A sweet seller and old vehicle restorer says he has no plans to slow down his life in the sugary fast lane.

Kent cafe's appearance on national television

Kent cafe's appearance on national television

06 January 2015

West Malling's Swan Street Cafe features on Channel 4's The Undateables.

Gingerbread castle to be auctioned for charity

Gingerbread castle to be auctioned for charity

06 January 2015

Bidding is open for a replica of Leeds Castle, in aid of Demelza House Hospice.

Thai restaurant chain pulls out of plans for Maidstone branch

Thai restaurant chain pulls out of plans for Maidstone branch

30 December 2014

The Giggling Squid has scrapped plans to open a restaurant in Maidstone.

Curry house 'one of the nation's best'

Curry house 'one of the nation's best'

29 December 2014

A Sittingbourne Indian restaurant has been crowned Takeaway of the Year in the south east category of an awards ceremony.

Popular pub to reopen

Popular pub to reopen

19 December 2014

The Lobster Pot in West Malling will open its doors again under new management.

New lease of life for Charles Dickens' local?

New lease of life for Charles Dickens' local?

09 December 2014

The pub where Charles Dickens drew inspiration for his finely drawn characters could be restored to its former glory.

Help find Kent's best food and drink

Help find Kent's best food and drink

08 December 2014

The search is on to find the county's most outstanding food and drink products - and you can now vote for your favourites, but time is ticking.

Man behind Mr Monopoly maps Kent's micropubs

Man behind Mr Monopoly maps Kent's micropubs

07 December 2014

Famous London ad-man takes another foray into the county's pubs and breweries with his extensive new map.

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