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.
Delicious lunches, cakes, daily specials and local ice cream. Serving locally roasted organic coffee and specialty teas.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Lydney
The Gallery Restaurant, offers daily - breakfast, morning coffee, light lunches, Carvery, afternoon tea, and cakes. Peaceful lakeside setting, with outdoor and indoor children’s play areas.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Newent
The Lyon Inn is an award winning pub/restaurant. We serve all local ales and fine quality food cooked from fresh using locally sourced ingredients.
Pub / Restaurant in or near Westbury-on-Severn
A famous inn and restaurant, the Michelin starred Walnut Tree offers proper dining and drinking in an informal setting. Food is an eclectic mix, based on chef Shaun Hill’s personal taste.
Restaurant in or near Abergavenny
Freshly cooked & homemade breakfasts, lunches, afternoon teas & cakes, served on bone china. Loose leaf speciality tea menu & quality coffee. Champions of local produce. Roast Sunday Lunch.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Longhope
Handmade Ice Cream lovingly produced in our shop using locally sourced ingredients.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Monmouth
Harry's is a friendly modern restaurant offering a wide menu selection , encompassing all dietary needs and serving fresh, modern and uncomplicated food with attentive professional service.
Restaurant in or near Ross-on-Wye
Town centre restaurant in ancient former coaching Inn. Fresh local market produce, fresh fish and game when in season. AA Rosette for Culinary Excellence
Restaurant in or near Ross-on-Wye
Welcome to the Moody Cow. At the Moody Cow we have created the perfect place to relax and enjoy superb food, drinks and hospitality in a delightful village setting. Children, dogs and muddy boots are welcome
Pub / Restaurant in or near Ross-on-Wye
Situated next to the River Wye set in 10 acres of Riverside meadowland, beautiful views.
Cafe or Tearoom in or near Tintern
Multi award winning whole juice craft Ciders and Perries made in Ross on Wye’s last working cider orchard. Prizes at the Big Apple, Royal Three Counties and the Great British Cider Championships have
Local Produce in or near Ross-on-Wye
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