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Yorkshire's Leading Farm Shops
Eat and Drink
April 2022
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From fresh fruit and vegetables to some of Yorkshire’s leading pantry produce

You’ll find everything you need at Yorkshire’s leading farm shops. Here are some of Living North’s favourites.
Drewton’s Drewton’s

On the edge of the Yorkshire Wolds, Drewton’s traditional farm shop, butchers and delicatessen is full of fresh produce. The butchery sources all its meat from local Yorkshire farmers and pheasant, partridge and duck directly from the neighbouring estate, and the deli is packed with mouth-watering delights such as cooked meats, continental charcuterie, antipasti, pâté and on-the-go lunches and pies. The team at Drewton’s are proud to support hundreds of Yorkshire suppliers, producers, growers and farmers and you can sample the fresh, seasonal and quality food first hand with brunch, afternoon tea or Sunday lunch served in the onsite restaurant.
South Cave, near Brough, East Riding of Yorkshire HU15 2AG 
01430 425079

Cannon Hall Farm Shop
The Nicholson family began with just a small counter to sell their meat, and a few shelves to stock their jams and preserves. Now, to meet demand, the shop stocks everything from cookware to baked goods, ready meals and award-winning breads and pies. The on-site bakery is where to get your fix of artisan breads, and the award-winning team of butchers are on hand for expert advice. Don’t overlook the chocolate shop where you’ll find the finest quality handmade chocolates, or the dedicated gin wall for a tipple or two.
Cawthorne, Barnsley S75 4AT
01226 792746

Mainsgill Farmshop  
Just four miles from Scotch Corner, Mainsgill Farmshop’s fantastic range of fresh fruit and vegetables, and superb stock of both British and continental food and drink is popular amongst local residents and tourists alike. The Granary Food Hall is centred around their award-winning butcher’s counter where you’ll find traditionally home-reared and grass-fed beef, lamb and pork. At the bakery and deli, homemade pies are on offer along with a range of local and continental cheeses, and you can pick up a selection of chutneys, preserves, and a wide range of more unusual products which line the shelves. Don’t forget to browse the fine wines, craft beers and ciders before taking refuge in the on-site tearoom.
East Layton, Richmond DL11 7PN 
01325 718860

Fodder Fodder

Full of fresh fruit and vegetables, delicious cakes and bakes, and with a fantastic butchery and deli, Fodder is a one-stop shop for foodies. The butchery stocks everything from fillet steaks to unusual cuts of meat, as well as their famous Fodder sausages. At the deli counter you can sample freshly baked sausage rolls, award-winning pies, cooked meats and a number of local cheeses – there are currently a whopping 67 Yorkshire cheeses available here. You can also pick up a selection of fresh salads and soups, all of which can be found in the café, alongside dishes made from produce from the shop.
Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate HG2 8NZ 
01423 546111

Blacker Hall Farm Shop
This family-run farm shop in Wakefield offers award-winning fresh, seasonal and local produce from their own farm, and others in the surrounding area. Pick up all your essentials before visiting the farm shop restaurant which is open daily for breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea. In the farm shop, head to the bakery for freshly baked bread, cakes and pastries, before visiting the deli counter to stock up on delicious roast meats, pork pies and quiches. The expert team of butchers and fishmongers are also on hand with advice and recommendations – and don’t forget to stop by Yorkshire’s first drive-through farm café which is dedicated to local, fresh and fast food, perfect for on-the-go lunches.
Branch Road, Calder Grove, Wakefield WF4 3DN 
01924 267202

Cedarbarn Farm Shop and Café
Just a mile from the historic market town of Pickering, Cedarbarn Farm Shop and Café is true food heaven. Sourcing fantastically fresh food as locally as possible, (including Whitby fish) as well as selling produce grown on their own farm (including their own meat and seasonal fruit and vegetables) there is plenty of choice at Cedarbarn. There’s also a range of delicious deli products, as well as artisan Yorkshire produce such as Shepherd’s Purse cheeses, Wold Top Brewery ales and Yorkshire Rapeseed oil – it’s no wonder they’re award-winning. If you’re after a quick delicious meal, pick up a selection of Cedarbarn’s own homemade ready meals, or visit the on-site café.
Thornton Road, Pickering YO18 7JX 
01751 475614

Keelham Farm Shop Keelham Farm Shop

Keelham Farm Shop
Passionate about sourcing the best local and seasonal products from Yorkshire, Keelham Farm Shop have customers travelling for miles to shop in their unique space and enjoy a meal in the Kitchen Restaurant. Involved in food and farming for three generations, the team here are all about stocking fresh, great tasting and affordable food – from their range of fruit and vegetables, to their supply of high-quality Yorkshire meats. Championing more than 250 local businesses within their shop, Keelham is your one-stop shop for perfect pantry produce. The Kitchen Restaurant is also a must-visit, especially to sample their traditional afternoon tea served with delicious sandwiches, sausage rolls, quiche and a selection of sweet treats.
Gargrave Road, Skipton BD23 1UD 
01756 664170

Minskip Farm Shop 
With a healthy array of seasonal vegetables on sale, all picked daily from their market garden, Minskip Farm Shop do things a little differently, supporting local farmers and stocking the very best produce from as close to their doorstep as possible. This includes fresh meat and fish, as well as milk, butter, cheese and charcuterie from local suppliers. The highlight at this award-winning farm shop is their café, Yolk Farm. Here you can sample first hand the golden-yolked free range eggs which are laid by the hens in their six hectare green paddock.
Minskip Road, Boroughbridge, York YO51 9HY 
01423 329063

Town End Farm Shop 
From cheese and charcuterie selection boxes, to Yorkshire hampers filled with farm shop favourites, Town End Farm Shop has a vast range of delicious goods available. Fresh milk, cheese, fruit and vegetables can all be found in the farm shop, as well as dried goods and produce from some of Yorkshire’s leading artisan producers. At the butcher’s counter, you will find cuts of meat from their own grass-fed lamb, traditional breed cattle and rare breed pork, as well as award-winning charcuterie and salami. Their popular butchery and charcuterie courses are now back too, so book onto one of the classes if you want to learn how to make traditional sausages, cure meats or master the art of charcuterie from the experts.
Airton, Skipton BD23 4BE
01729 830902 

Mackenzies Farm Shop Mackenzies Farm Shop

Mackenzies Farm Shop
What started as a smokehouse in 1999, now stocks everything from fresh fruit and vegetables, to locally-sourced meat and a wide selection of cupboard essentials. Visit the store to get expert advice from the in-house butchers – the mini-deli, found at Cardale Park in Harrogate, is also now open for food-to-go, as well as everyday grocery essentials.
Wood Nook Farm, Hardisty Hill, Blubberhouses LS21 2PQ 
No.1 Cardale Park, Harrogate HG3 1RY
01943 880369

Roots Farm Shop 
Established in 2008 with the aim to improve the sustainability of the family farm and a desire to sell quality local food to the community, Roots Farm Shop has developed into a local foodie hub. Sample the produce in Roots Café, then buy the same ingredients in the shop – you’ll find everything from fresh fruit and vegetables, artisan breads, and local preserves to a vast selection of Yorkshire and British cheeses. There’s wine, beer and in-house baked goods too. At the butchery, pick up a selection of locally-sourced meat (80 percent of the beef comes from the family farm) or ask the butchery team for some expert advice. Customers can even book a class and get a two hour hands-on experience creating sausages or learning to prepare a joint.
Home Farm, East Rounton, Northallerton DL6 2LE
01609 882480

Farmer Copleys 
Award-winning produce straight from the farm is what you’ll find at this family-run, Pontefract-based farm shop. The shelves and counters are full of local produce such as cheese, oils, chutney, jam and biscuits, and the butchery (proud to be known as one of the best in the UK), offers everything from the highest quality beef to free range pork, poultry and game, as well as their latest addition of fresh fish. You’ll find it hard not to take a look over the produce in the bakery and deli counters, and the gelato parlour might just tempt you with their homemade flavours. In the Moo Café sample the quality of food found in the farm shop as the team of chefs and bakers use the ingredients available to prepare their dishes from scratch.
Ravensknowle Farm, Pontefract Road, Pontefract WF7 5AF  
01977 600 200 

Beadlam Grange Farmshop and Bistro Beadlam Grange Farmshop and Bistro

Beadlam Grange Farmshop and Bistro 
The team behind this family-run farm shop and bistro just outside Helmsley are known for their passion for providing good, real and honest local food. Fresh fruit and vegetables are delivered daily together with bread and cakes from local bakeries, and fresh farm milk and dairy products too. The shelves of this fantastic farm shop are also filled with plenty of Yorkshire goodies including a tempting range of gins, liqueurs, beers and ciders. At the butcher’s counter, the team are proud to showcase their home-reared and award-winning Limousin beef, alongside plenty of other great local cuts of meat including free range pork, lamb, chicken and poultry.
Near Helmsley, North Yorkshire YO62 7TB 
01439 770303 

Home Farm Beningbrough
Their pure-bred herd and award-winning café and farm shop are what draws the crowds in at Home Farm Beningbrough. Near the River Ouse, this family-run farm shop has been offering delicious meat, fresh fruit and vegetables and a range of Yorkshire produce for the last 60 years. Discover everything from free-range Aberdeen Angus beef, home-reared organic lamb and local fruit and veg, to delicious home baking, cheese and plenty of preserves, and sample all this and more at the café where traditional family recipes bring the deliciously fresh ingredients to life.
Beningbrough Home Farm, Beningbrough, York YO30 1DB
01904 470562  

Craggie’s Farm Shop and Café
In the rolling hills of Cragg Vale, you’ll find Craggies, a family-owned farm shop and deli with three generations of experienced butchers offering high-quality, fresh meat sourced from the surrounding area. Don’t miss their homemade pies and delicious pastries and whilst you’re there, pick up a selection of fruit and veg, as well as locally brewed beers, jams, chutneys and marmalades to stock up your pantry. Before you leave, take a seat in the café where the team of chefs will rustle you up a tasty meal using the produce sold within the farm shop.
Craggs Country Business Park, New Road, Cragg Vale HX7 5TT
01422 417417

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