Archives: May 2012

Italian cuisine overlooking Rutland Water

L’Oliveto Due Cafe and Restaurant is situated on the south shore of Rutland Water, above the Fishing Lodge at Nomanton and close to the cycle hire centre too. The restaurant opened earlier in the year (there is also a branch on Church Street in Oakham) and since it is only a short walk from Puddle […]

Pie Night at the Plough, Greetham

The Plough at Greetham was named Rutland CAMRA pub of the year for 2012, and we thought it was well worth an overdue visit. We have always heard fantastic reviews about the pub. To take the words from the pub itself ‘The Plough is very much a village local… a pub that does food, not […]

Michelin Starred Rutland

The Olive Branch in Clipsham was one of the first pubs in the country to receive a Michelin Star back in 2002 which it still holds. I though this review by ‘holdtheanchoviesplease’ posted on 3 May 2012 was worth sharing and gives a good insite into this very popular Rutland pub. ‘If you’ve got a […]