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Eating out with Allergies

As a food journalist who is gluten intolerant, who eats out with a husband who is dairy intolerant or with others who have other food intolerances, this blog shares my eating out experiences in the UK and abroad!

Welcome to what it's like Eating out with Allergies!


About Jackie Mitchell

Jackie Mitchell is a journalist and public relations consultant with over fifteen years' experience. She works with small businesses and charities providing PR services.

With a background as a features writer in the media, Jackie has worked on national newspapers, websites, consumer magazines, trade publications and radio stations all over the UK. For some years, she worked abroad - in Australia, Hong Kong and New York. After returning to London, she worked as an account director at several major London agencies.

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November 19th, 2018

Fearless in the Kitchen: Cooking Vegan Food

    The location for the “Fearless in the Kitchen”  cooking courses is a cottage kitchen set in beautiful farmland in Berkshire. Jen Roac.. Continue reading...


October 22nd, 2018

Eating Out at Saffron Summer, Surrey

It’s National Curry Week  until Sunday 28 October, so what better time to visit your local Indian restaurant? When you have food allergies, dining at an Ind.. Continue reading...


October 17th, 2018

Eating Out With Food Allergies in Margate

  During our drive to Margate, we stopped off at the M2 services at Costa Coffee  Ray asked whether there was anyt.. Continue reading...


September 07th, 2018

Eating Out With Food Allergies in Liverpool

   We started our journey at Leon at Euston station, where I enjoyed gluten free porridge with bananas and cinnamon. Unfortunately Ray was unable to have the dairy free v.. Continue reading...


July 09th, 2018

The Allergy & Free From Show 2018

One of the great discoveries Ray & I made at this year’s Allergy & Free From Show  was the launch of Allergy Diner  a new.. Continue reading...


April 29th, 2018

Eating out With Food Allergies in The Cotswolds

      Eating out with food allergies at UK motorway services is always a hit and miss affair. We never know if there’s going to be anything we can eat, so we often make .. Continue reading...