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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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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...


April 24th, 2018

Fes-Tea-Val - National Tea Day - 21 April 2018

   The sun was shining on the Fes-Tea-Val British lifestyle festival to celebrate National Tea Day  on April 21st. Chiswick House and Gardens http://chi.. Continue reading...


January 12th, 2018

Eating Out at Pure Nest Cafe Muswell Hill's first 'free from' cafe

  Visiting the light, airy, friendly Pure Nest Café in Muswell Hill , it is very reassuring to know that everything on the menu is dairy free and gluten free. Ray.. Continue reading...


December 23rd, 2017

Eating Out with Food Allergies in Amsterdam

     Even at 7am at Gatwick Airport North Terminal, the only thing I can find for breakfast is a tuna nicoise salad at Eat . Don’t get me wrong, it was g.. Continue reading...


November 24th, 2017

Free From Eating Out Awards 2017

 Mommi Raw Bar & Grill was the overall winner in this year’s Free From Eating Out Awards announced at the Food .. Continue reading...


July 30th, 2017

Eating out with Food Allergies in Croatia

   Early morning flights are never a good idea, but often you have no choice. Such was our experience when we arrived at Gatwick Airport at 5am bleary-eyed. In the departure lounge, we he.. Continue reading...