Support local! The best farm shops near you
If you’ve vowed never to go back to piling your supermarket trolley sky high and ignoring your local shops, let us help you keep your promise with our pick of the best farm shops in Warks and surrounding areas.
Fully stocked indie family farm shop selling seasonal home and locally grown fruit and veg, deli, wine, homemade sweet and savoury dishes, more than 100 cheeses, a fish shop and Ragley Estates Meat. They’re open Mon-Sat from 8am to 5pm and Sun, 8am to 4pm Customers are asked to respect the government guidelines of only one person per household, wear a face covering and adhere to the 1+ meter social distancing guide. For the Call & Collect Service Tel: 01789 773057 (Mon- Fri). Hillers Garden Restaurant is temporarily closed (including takeaways).
Hilltop Farm, Hunningham, near Leamington Spa
This indie family-run farm shop off the Fosse Way remains fully stocked and open 7 days a week (Mon-Sat 9am–5pm; Sun 9am–4pm) or you can use their online shop, or send an email with your list and they will pick for you There’s a butchery, fresh seasonal fruit salad and vegetables, cheese counter & deli plus, plus basic essentials from the pantry. Covid-19 protocols in place.
In addition, there’s lots of tasty takeouts including Bonfire Night takeaway (Nov 5 & 6), breakfast takeaway (Wed-Sun), hog roast drive-thru takeaway including veg & vegan offerings (Sat Nov 14, 12.30-3.30pm), and daily sandwich takeaway menu (10am-3pm). Keep up with the latest events here and on social.
Farmers Fayre Stoneleigh Park, Kenilworth
The farm shop remains open 7 days a week, 8am-4pm with a full takeaway menu to order online, plus wood-fired sourdough pizzas, Wed-Sat, 12-3pm and ready-to-eat Sunday roasts. You can order online groceries here and takeaway orders here. Their contactless drive-through means you can collect your takeaways and groceries without leaving your car. Handy!
Lower Clopton Farm Shop, Upper Quinton, Stratford-upon-Avon
The family farm shop remains open (Tues-Fri 9am-4pm; Sat 8.30am-4.30pm) and takeaway food through November is available (Tues- Sat 9am-3pm). You can pre order by calling on 01386 438236. Most of the meat sold is reared on the farm, there’s handmade fayre created in the kitchen, a deli, fresh bread from Le Petit Croissant Bakery on site, local eggs, local British alcohol producers and seasonal vegetables and fruit.
Malt Kiln Farm Shop, Stretton-under-Fosse, nr Rugby
The farm shop remains open as normal, with locally baked artisan bread and cinnamon buns from nearby Revel Bakery always a treat. Rebecca’s Kitchen is closed during lockdown but a takeaway service will be running with Afternoon Tea and a Sunday Roast also available. Tel: 01788833196. Opening hours are Mon– Sat, 9am – 6pm and Sun 10am– 4pm.
The Farm, Snitterfield, Stratford-upon-Avon
This artisan food destination and farm shop with fishmonger, deli, chocolatier, gelato maker, essentials, Christmas treats and wine is open 7 days a week. They’re open Mon – Sat, 9am–5pm & Sun 10am–4pm. Carb alert! They’re also collaborating with Stratford’s fab MOR bakery from this weekend who will be selling their homemade sourdough & buns, including cinnamon and cardamom flavours.
NEW! Home deliveries now available to customers within a 10 mile radius of The Farm Stratford (CV37 0QA) & a ‘click & contactless collect’ service with minimum orders of £20 on deliveries. Nourish cafe has officially moved onto takeaways only – coffee (don’t forget your reusable cups!), cakes, breakfast, pizza, lunches & our Sunday roasts which you can now pre-order your Sunday Roast online for collection 12pm-4pm.
Hunscote Farm Shop and nursery, Wellesbourne
Lots of local fruit and veg, as well as produce including Harbury Honey, local cheeses from Fowlers at Earlswood, Cotswold Bacon & Sausage and fresh local farm eggs. They’re open Tues-Thurs 8am-5.30pm, Fri 8am-6pm and Sat 8am-5pm. Closed weekends. Online ordering for anyone self-isolating.
Talton Mill, Newbold on Stour, nr Stratford-upon-Avon
During lockdown their Mill Woodhouse cafe will be open for takeaways on a Fri & Sat, 9am-2pm. Pop in to collect a Breakfast Bap, home reared Bacon/Sausage sarnie, a takeaway Full English, a home reared burger, a homemade tart or a local Monsoon Coffee. You can also pre-order and collect on 01789 459140 or email: email@example.com.
Onley Grounds Farm Shop & butchery, Willoughby, Rugby
The farm shop and butchery is located on Onley Grounds Equestrian Complex in the heart of the countryside on the family farm, just off the A45 between Dunchurch and Daventry. It’s open Tues & Wed 9am-4pm, Thur & Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 10am-4pm. They are the producers of award-winning Onley Oak Northamptonshire Grain Fed Beef. A free delivery service is now available for those self-isolating locally. Tel: 01926 888318 or message via FB.
Poplars Farm, Nuneaton
The farm shop is open selling a range of its own home grown potatoes, fruit & veg, honey from hives on the farm, local cheese (Fowlers) and lots more. Opening hours (Thurs-Sat 9am to 5pm & Sun 9am-1pm).
Becketts Farm Shop, Alcester Road, Wythall, near Solihull
This independent family run farm shop is open 7 days a week with safety measures in place Mon-Sat, 7.30am – 5pm; Sun 10am – 4pm and takeaway sandwich bar open until 3.30pm. A small ‘pre-order and collect’ service is available for anyone self-isolating who lives nearby.
Oakes Farm Shop, Balsall Common, Coventry
The Oakes family’s Farm Shop, Butchery and Delicatessen remain open, 7 days a week (Mon-Sat 9-5, Sun 10-4). Takeaway drinks and pastries will be available too and you can pre-order afternoon teas (via Insta, FB or email firstname.lastname@example.org with 48 hours notice and full pre-payment, £12 per person).
Less traditional farm shop and more produce delivery service, Produce Warriors is an indie family business that delivers boxes of fruit, veg and groceries within a 60-mile radius of Banbury – ideal if you’d rather support local than scrabble for an Ocado slot. Plus, all the packaging is 100% recycled, so there’s serious eco creds there too.
Manor Farm Shop and Farmhouse Kitchen, Catthorpe, ne Lutterworth, Leics
Just across the Warwickshire border near Rugby, this farm shop on a working farm will be open 7 days a week (Mon-Fri 9am-6pm; Sat & Sun 9am-5pm) during the second lockdown. Shop in person (up to 5 customers in store at one time) or order to collect online on 01788 869002 or by email email@example.com. You can also order from their takeaway menu (on FB) 7 days a week, 9am-3pm (Tel or text to order on 07756 064002).