The Forest of Dean and Wye Valley is a primary producer of top quality food and drink. Everything from cider, wine, artisan beer and cheeses, Gloucester old spot bacon and smoked Severn salmon, to organic juices and vegetables, free range chickens and eggs.
It is distributed locally and nationally and awaits every visitor. Many of our food producers have onsite shops, and produce can be found at regular Farmers' Markets and other outlets throughout the area.
The Abergavenny Food Festival is held annually on the third weekend in September and the Forest Food Showcase is held annually at Speech House on the first Sunday in October. The Flavours of Herefordshire food festival takes place on August bank holiday weekend in the heart of Hereford. With many food stalls and demonstrations, they are great opportunities to try what the area has to offer.
All the establishments listed in this section of the website are inspected and rated under the National Scores on the Doors Food Hygiene Scheme and you will see the current rating on their individual pages. The minimum rating of 2 Stars must be achieved in order to be a member of our Association and listed on this website.
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16th Century riverside Inn offering a variety of high quality food and real ales.
Pub / Restaurant in or near Symonds Yat
Wilton Court Restaurant with Rooms
Awarded two rosettes since 2005. Finalist in the Flavours of Herefordshire Awards since 2003 and winners in the restaurant category in 2009. Silver Winners in the Heart of England Excellence in Tourism Awards in the Taste of the Heart and Restaurant with rooms categories 2009 and 2010.
Restaurant in or near Ross-on-Wye
3 Shires Garden Centre
The Gallery Restaurant, offers daily - breakfast, morning coffee, light lunches, Carvery, afternoon tea, and cakes. Peaceful lakeside setting, with outdoor and indoor children’s play areas.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Newent
The Ostrich Inn
Proper 13th century country pub opposite the Cathedral of the Forest. 8 Real Ales. Great food.
Pub / Restaurant in or near Newland
Occasionally Tea - Vintage Tea Parties
Do something different for that special occasion - host your very own Vintage Tea Party - a stylish way to celebrate birthdays, hen teas, anniversaries. We have the menu to fit your budget.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Lydney
Harry's is a friendly modern restaurant offering a selection of menus and dishes to suit all needs.
Set in the Chase Hotel the surrounds are fresh, modern and uncomplicated with attentive professional service.
Restaurant in or near Ross-on-Wye
The Speech House Hotel
The hotel offers both bar food and ala' carte .dining both in the Orangery and the historic Verderers Court. Morning coffee, afternoon tea, evening meal. Open to non residents. Dog Friendly
Restaurant in or near Coleford
The George Cafe
The George Café specialises in organic food supplied by local farms. We are passionate about real food that tastes delicious. We also have a beautiful gallery upstairs exhibiting local art.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Newnham
The Kilcot Inn where Gloucestershire meets Herefordshire is a traditional pub with en-suite bedrooms. We offer locally sourced, seasonal food, a wide range of ales and ciders, and a well thought out wine list focusing on quality and value.
Pub / Restaurant in or near Newent
The Forest Retreat at Forest Holidays
Open to all. Enjoy a relaxing drink at the bar or freshly ground coffee, meals and snacks in the cafe; and stock up on essentials, treats and gifts in the shop.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Symonds Yat
The Clubhouse is part of large leisure complex. Bar open all day for and bar snacks. The restaurant, open for breakfast and evening meals, serves superb cuisine.
Pub / Restaurant in or near Coleford
New Harp Inn
A true country pub...just the way it should be serving fresh and rustic food, prepared classically with a modern twist. Real ales, ciders, lagers, wide selection of spirits, wines and soft drinks.