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
Two rosettes since 2005. Finalist in the Flavours of Herefordshire Awards winners in the restaurant category in 2009. Silver Winners in the Heart of England Excellence in Tourism Awards
Restaurant in or near Ross-on-Wye
Taurus Crafts Cafe
Whole-food cafe serving meals prepared on site using many local and organic ingredients including seasonal foods from the Taurus organic market garden.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Lydney
Yew Tree Inn
Set in a glorious rural setting on the slopes of Mayhill, formerly a cider house, it retains many of the old features and great atmosphere. Food plays a big part at The Yew Tree with the emphasis on home cooked, local seasonal produce.
Pub / Restaurant in or near Newent
The White Monk
Warm and friendly café and shop right next to Tintern Abbey. Welsh rabbit, all day breakfast, cream teas & homemade cakes. Sandwiches made to order. Omelettes, bacon sandwiches and homemade soups.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Tintern
The Anchor Inn, Tintern
12th Century Pub next to Tintern Abbey. Extensive gardens, kids play area, onsite parking & Tearooms that open between March & October. Local Real Ales & Ciders, home cooked, locally sourced food.
Pub / Restaurant in or near Tintern
The Alma Inn
A real ale pub, set within spacious grounds. The Alma is cosy and relaxed, where visitors and locals alike can enjoy a good pint or tuck into a tasty bar snack or pub meal. Children & dogs welcome!
Pub / Restaurant in or near Ross-on-Wye
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
Severn & Wye Smokery Cafe and Restaurant
Eat breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea in our stylish brasserie come delicatessen and enjoy a feast of daily landed fresh fish, seafood and local produce. Shop.Eat. Relax.
Restaurant in or near Westbury-on-Severn
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 King's Head Hotel & Restaurant
Town centre restaurant in ancient former coaching Inn. Fresh local market produce, fresh fish and game when in season
Restaurant in or near Ross-on-Wye
Aunt Martha's Restaurant and gardens where you can enjoy pretty table clothes, nice china, proper serviettes, loose tea, sugar cubes and of course, tasty homemade food served in style.