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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Great food, local ales & ciders, affordable wines in a relaxed local pub atmosphere. We source local produce from the best suppliers to provide our customers with the best quality food.
Pub / Restaurant in or near Ross-on-Wye
Saracens Head Inn
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
Misbah Tandoori Restaurant
Awarded Top 100 Restaurant UK Good Curry Guide. Large function room. Quality meals and excellent service. 10% Discount on take-away meals.
Restaurant in or near Monmouth
A Salad/Sandwich Cafe offering a Healthy, Fresh and Simple Deli Bar, Home Baked Goodies and really Good Coffee. Wye Dean Tourist Information Point.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Ross-on-Wye
Gourmet cuisine at its best. Local home grown produce prepared with passion & expertise, served in a sophisticated but friendly venue.
Restaurant in or near Abergavenny
Tudor Farmhouse Hotel & Restaurant
13th Century Farmhouse + AA 2 Red Rosette Restaurant for intimate meals and retreats.
Restaurant in or near Clearwell
Traditionally crafted real ales. We use only the finest ingredients and our own mineral rich bore hole water to create full flavour real ales naturally conditioned in the cask or bottle.
Food Producer in or near Longhope
The Fountain Inn
Traditional village pub, well known locally for its excellent meals and real ales. A wide choice of good quality, home-cooked meals is on offer and, on Sundays, a popular carvery is available from noon until 3pm. Walkers, mountain bikers, children and well behaved dogs are all welcome.
Pub / Restaurant in or near Parkend
The Forge Hammer & River Spice
Popular local village pub 100m from the River Wye serving excellent real ales, ciders and lagers. Selection of bar snacks.
Pub / Restaurant in or near Lydbrook
3 Shires Garden Centre
The Gallery Restaurant and Carvery, and Plantation Café, offers daily - breakfast, morning coffee, light lunches, lunch specials, Carvery, afternoon tea, and cakes. Peaceful lakeside setting, with outdoor and indoor children’s play areas. Children’s meals and lunchboxes available.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Newent
Orchards Cider & Perry Co
Award winning ciders and perries produced using traditional methods and local fruits. Traditionally crafted cider and perry. Visits can be arranged at weekends by appointment only.