Welcome to Devon – where the hills roll on for miles, coastal views are endless and fine food and drink is aplenty.
With so much wonderful local produce around, that can only mean one thing – fabulous farm shops stocked with first-class food.
Thanks to some help from our social media followers, we’ve found some of Devon’s best farm shops. Check them out:
Millers Farm Shop, Kilmington
This family-run farm shop has been growing and selling some of Axminster’s best local produce for 30 years. You’ll find fresh fish, a selection of local meats, fruit, vegetables, milk, cream, cider, breads, pastries and more! It really is an Aladdin’s Cave packed with local produce.
Ullacombe Farm Shop, Bovey Tracey
Not only will you find fantastic food grown and harvested from Ullacombe Farm, but enter their shop at Bovey Tracey and you’ll be welcomed by local goodies from across Devon. Favourites include Luscombe Drinks, Dartmoor Soaps, Voyager Coffee, Vicky’s Bread and more!
Greendale Farm Shop, near Farringdon
Greendale Farm Shop is bursting with some of the best fresh food around. They stock their own free range eggs, fish caught from their fishing fleet, along with a fine range of locally-sourced fruits and veggies. They also have an on-site butchery, deli and grocery department – what more could you want?!
Darts Farm, Topsham
Crowned winners of ‘The Best Farm Shop in the UK’ and with a load of other awards in tow, Darts Farm has become more than just a farm shop. Their fruit and vegetables are fresh from their fields, milk and butters made using milk from their farm, and bread baked by the best. This place oozes every ounce of local produce.
Lifton Farm Shop, Lifton
It’s firm favourite with us, and our social media followers too! Lifton Farm Shop was voted Best Farm Shop in the South West during last year’s Taste of the West SW awards, and we can understand why. Popular for its pick your own strawberries and abundance of home-grown and harvested produce, there’s something for everyone.
Churston Farm Shop, Brixham
Churston Farm Shop has been selling some of the South Ham’s tastiest food and drink sourced for many years. Once you’ve picked up your local produce, pay a visit to the popular restaurant, and why not get something for the garden too at the garden centre. Don’t forget to try a pasty or pie, too!
Blackberry Farm Shop, Milton Damerel
Open every day, all year round, is this family-run farm shop near Holsworthy. From soups to sausage rolls, cakes and scones, Blackberry Farm Shop is packed with home grown produce and homemade goodies. Enjoy a tasty treat in the teashop, or take them home to share with the family.
Bartlett’s Farm Shop, Honiton
A dairy, deli and delightful coffee shop can be found all under one roof at Bartlett’s Farm Shop. Their pantry is packed with local preserves and pickles, and ice-cream parlour stocked with scrummy flavours. This perfect little farm shop is a must for locally-grown produce.
Providence Organic Farm Shop, Holsworthy
Providence Farm has been growing and rearing organic produce since 1997. If you haven’t seen them at Tavistock Farmers Market, then pop into their farm shop near Holsworthy, where you can buy everything organic, including dairy produce, poultry, meat and eggs.
Lang’s Farm Shop, Parkham, North Devon
Nestled in the North Devon countryside is Lang’s Farm Shop and Tea Room. They stock award-winning Ruby Red beef, home-made pies, pasties, puddings, chutneys and cheeses, fresh fruit, veg – the list goes on! What’s even better, is that if you leave wanting more, you can buy their produce online.