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 vegatables, 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 the fourth weekend in October 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
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
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
The Miners Arms
Multi-award winning family owned free house pub and restaurant. The Miners Arms is a friendly, welcoming pub established where locals eat, drink enjoy regular live entertainment. It is also one of those places that tourists are delighted to discover and come back time and time again.
Pub / Restaurant in or near Parkend
Bordello Banquets offers three course dinners, Morrocan two course meals and Mediterranean style deli/tapas buffets, cocktail and chocolate tempering training. It also hosts a Supper Club and can offer bespoke and up-market catering for specialist boutique PR events if required.
Other in or near Mitcheldean
Goodrich Castle Tearoom
Relax and unwind in the atmospheric surroundings of Goodrich Castle Tearoom. Located within the brand new visitor centre, the tearoom offers a mouth-watering selction of drinks and snacks, all made from local produce.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Goodrich
The Butchers Arms
One of the oldest pubs in the Forest of Dean, we’ve been welcoming locals and visitors alike since the 13th Century. Our menu combines signature ‘Butchers’ dishes with traditional British favourites. Wherever possible we provide produce from local suppliers for the taste of the Forest of Dean.
Pub / Restaurant in or near Clearwell
Severn & Wye Smokery Brasserie
Eat breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea in our stylish brasserie cum delicatessen and enjoy a feast of daily landed fresh fish, seafood and local produce. Shop. Eat. Relax.
Restaurant in or near Westbury-on-Severn
Tudor Farmhouse Hotel & Restaurant
13th Century Farmhouse + AA 2 Red Rosette Restaurant for intimate meals and retreats.
Restaurant in or near Clearwell
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
Brockweir and Hewelsfield Village Shop and Cafe
The Brockweir and Hewelsfield village shop and cafe is set in the Wye Valley and is community owned and staffed by volunteers specialising in local produce. It is a traditional oak construction combined with sustainable technology.