Farm shops & markets
If you're looking for a foodie treat, nothing comes close to discovering fresh fruit, veg, cheese, meat and local produce from one of England's farm shops. Discover farmers' markets laden with seasonal food and drink, fresh from nearby farms, and be sure to save a few treats to take back home.
Trust us, once you've tasted some of the delectable treats on offer in each of our five regions, you're going to want to take a few samples home with you and these farm shops and markets are the perfect place to start.
Tour the farmers' markets and farm shops and you'll have the chance to speak to the very producers who have crafted some of the sensational local produce, not to mention a the opportunity to find out what's in season and what to look out for on the menu of the local pubs and restaurants on your travels.
At Hollies Farm Shop in Cheshire the onsite cafe is the perfect place to get a taste of some of the delicious treats on offer.
If you're in Kent, don't miss out on Macknade Fine Foods, an amazing food hall with delicatessen, butcher and cafe!
Farmers' markets are some of the best spots to get you hands on delicious local produce.
See and do
Whether you want to see the castles and seafood of the coast or the rugged beauty and manicured gardens of the countryside, it’s time to start your gourmet garden adventure.