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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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
Saracens Head Inn
16th Century riverside Inn offering a variety of high quality food and real ales.
Pub / Restaurant in or near Symonds Yat
The Mill Race
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
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
The Beaufort Arms Coaching Inn & Restaurant
Family run, bar, light meals & brasserie, specials/fresh fish. Winter log fires, summer terrace garden. Excellent food, real ales and wines in a relaxed, informal atmosphere. AA rosette for food, Routier Inn of the Year 2008 – CAMRA Recommended – Welsh Rarebits.
Restaurant in or near Raglan
Clearwell Caves Cafe
A gem of a cafe - drop in even if just passing by - serving delicious light meals, homemade soups, cakes and superb leaf teas or Illy aribica coffee. The cafe walls are lined with fascinating mining memorabilia.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Clearwell
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
Wye Valley Picnics
Wye Valley picnics provide gourmet picnics from a fully catered picnic set up for you in a stunning location to a hamper delivered to your holiday cottage. The food for your picnic is chosen from local suppliers and prepared with love.
Private Caterers in or near St Briavels
James Gourmet Coffee Co Ltd
JGC is a micro company by design. We evaluate, taste and buy some of the best coffee beans on the planet, trading in a fair, sustainable and passionate way. We hand roast fine coffees to order for Michelin star restaurants and people who appreciate stunning ingredients.
Food Producer in or near Ross-on-Wye
Ty Gwyn Cider
Ty Gwyn Cider - Real artisan/craft farm cider in a stunning location on the Welsh border. Visit ourr destination cider shop (open end of May 2015) for a warm welcome and free tasting.
Food Producer in or near Grosmont
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
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.