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
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
Saracens Head Inn
16th Century riverside Inn offering a variety of high quality food and real ales.
Pub / Restaurant in or near Symonds Yat
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
Tudor Farmhouse Hotel & Restaurant
13th Century Farmhouse + AA 2 Red Rosette Restaurant for intimate meals and retreats.
Restaurant in or near Clearwell
The Cottage Restaurant at the Royal George
This 16th Century Ironmaters Cottage has been sympathetically converted to provide an intimate restaurant. There is a traditional a la carte menu offering Welsh borders produce with varied fresh fish and vegetarian options.
Restaurant in or near Tintern
Three Choirs Vineyard Restaurant & Rooms
The restaurant is set on a ridge overlooking the 75 acre vineyard. All dishes are prepared from fresh ingredients and where possible local produce is used. Service is relaxed to enable you to enjoy the beautiful setting.
Restaurant in or near Newent
Kaplans Cafe & Bistro
Our aim is quality food and service. Freshly cooked breakfast served all day. Large range of meals from light lunches to three course dinners. Children's menu. Fully licensed. Pre-booking available. Parties catered for. Highly recommended.
Public car park at rear.
Restaurant in or near Lydney
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
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
Old Station Tea Room
River side meadows, picnic area, wooded walks, the site offers something for everyone. Tea room, historical railway exhibition, children's activities, play area, circle of legends wooden stautues, gift shop and tourist information.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Tintern
The Bluebell Restaurant at Forest House
Excellent a la carte menu, all dishes prepared on premises by our award-winning chef, booking essential.