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Tuck into Monmouthshire Foodscapes

From Michelin star dining and an internationally acclaimed food festival to award-winning vineyards and breweries, Monmouthshire punches way above its weight when it comes to high quality small-scale food and drink experiences.

Tuck into the delicious world of Monmouthshire as we celebrate our local food heroes and the huge range of high quality food and drink experiences on offer in Wales’ Food Capital.

You'll find inspiration for when it's safe to visit and for those who can't wait to experience the flavours of this beautiful area, have a look at the 'where to buy Monmouthshire food and drink before you arrive' section.

Abergavenny Food Festival

Wigmore's Bakery, Monmouth

The Wye Valley Producers

Brooke's Farm Wye Valley Dairy

The Preservation Society

Silver Circle Distillery

Wye Valley Meadery

White Castle Vineyard

Petals of the Valley

The Walnut Tree

The Angel Bakery

Inspiration for your next foodie adventure

Foodie escapes

The Whitebrook

Set in the beautiful Wye Valley, 5 miles from Monmouth and just an hour from Bristol and Cardiff.

Restaurant with Rooms with 8 rooms, £250-£300 pppn

The Angel Hotel

Set in an ideal location at the heart of the bustling market town of Abergavenny, The Angel Hotel has a reputation for attentive, friendly service, great food, award-winning afternoon teas and a stylish yet comfortable atmosphere.

Hotel with 35 rooms, £111-£290 prpnb

Walnut Tree Cottages

Two picturesque cottages next door to the Michelin Starred The Walnut Tree, just a short walk through the garden. The cottages are called the Old Post Office Cottage and Ivy Cottage.

Self-catering with 2 units, £240 pupn sleeps 1-4 , £240 pupw sleeps 4

Tintern Abbey Cottage

Opposite Tintern Abbey. Sleeps 6 (3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms) w/ whirlpool bath, 37" TV, parking & garden. Wye Valley Walk on doorstep. Pets. Fully equipped kitchen with pubs nearby & farm shops & Michelin star restaurants a short drive away.

Self-catering with 1 unit, £589-£1200 pupw sleeps 1-6

Humble by Nature

Stay on Kate Humble’s farm: wake up to the sounds of animals and discover what goes on behind the scenes on a real working farm.

Self-catering with 3 units, £465-£713 pupw sleeps 1-4

The Hardwick

Award winning restaurant with rooms run by chef Stephen Terry, and his wife Joanna.

Restaurant with Rooms with 8 rooms, £140-£150 prpnb

Where to buy local food during your stay

The Angel Bakery

The Angel Bakery has opened in Abergavenny, selling delicious bread and baked goods at the high standard people expect from the Angel.

Square Farm Shop

Support a local farmer and enjoy exceptional produce by choosing fresh meat and organic vegetables from Square Farm Shop. Ee take pride in being an organic farm that produces meat, vegetables, and free-range eggs of unrivalled quality.

The Marches Deli

The delicatessen showcases a selection of fine artisan foods as well as some favourite beers, wines and spirits from across Monmouthshire and the Marches region. The majority of our food is sourced directly from producers.

Abergavenny Market Hall

Abergavenny Market is a lively and bustling market in the centre of Abergavenny. The retail market offers the best locally produced products every Tuesday, Friday & Saturday.

Usk Farmers Market

The Usk Farmers' Market is held on the first and third Saturday of each month throughout the year from 10.00am to 1.00 pm. It is held in the Memorial Hall, Maryport St, Usk NP15 1AD with both indoor and outside stalls.

Abbey Mill Wye Valley Centre

Award winning Abbey Mill is a well-established independent family business and has been trading in Tintern village for the past 60 years. Set amidst breathtaking scenery and situated in a relaxed environment on the banks of the River Wye.

Where to buy Monmouthshire food & drink before you arrive

White Castle Vineyard

White Castle Vineyard is open & Good to Go. The vineyard was planted by Robb & Nicola Merchant in the beautiful rolling countryside of Monmouthshire in the village of Llanvetherine close to the towns of Abergavenny & Monmouth.

Wye Valley Meadery

We are a small, family run company founded by two brothers and based in the beautiful Wye Valley, in the Welsh borders.

The Preservation Society

The Preservation Society produces multi award winning chutneys, sirops & preserves packed with flavour in the heart of the Wye Valley. We love using local seasonal ingredients & work with many local growers, we passionately Swap Crop too!

Petals of the Valley Ltd

Denise, Desdemona and family are committed to producing 100% natural, home-grown, handmade products that reflect their delight in co-creating with nature.

Sugar Loaf Vineyards

Take a relaxed stroll around the vineyard, through the orderly rows of vines, secure in warm fields sheltered by high hedges, beneath glossy green leaves, promising another rich harvest for the next vintage.

Trealy Farm

At Trealy Farm Charcuterie we combine innovative technology with traditional methods learnt from extensive and ongoing training in France, Italy, Spain, Germany, as well as across the UK, to make a wide range of high quality meat products.

Sorai / Flavours of Borneo

Flavours of Borneo; artisan, unique, ethnic and fusion spicy sauces suitable as a dip, dressing, marinade and for cooking.

Kingstone Brewery

At Kingstone Brewery, our passion is real beer. Uncompromised by the inflexibility of modern manufacture, we choose to champion a hand brewed and bottled beer using only mineral water and the finest ingredients.

Untapped Brewing Co

Here at Untapped Brewing we create some mighty fine Real Ales, for you to enjoy at home or in your pub of choice.

Silver Circle Distillery

A brand new microdistillery in the Wye Valley Silver Circle Distillery is a brand new craft spirits producer based in the beautiful village of Catbrook, deep in the Wye Valley Area Of Natural Beauty.

Apple County Cider Co

Apple County Cider is based near Skenfrith in Monmouthshire. The farm grows cider apples & blackcurrants in fields overlooking the Monnow Valley. There’s a cider shop open 7 days a week for cider tasting and local produce.

Bees for Development

Bees for development’s welcoming shop, just off Agincourt Square in Monmouth, offers a unique range of gifts from both locally-produced and African honeys, Welsh mead, honey beer and treats to natural cosmetics featuring honey and beeswax.

Ways to work up an appetite

The Sugarloaf

Managed by the National Trust, the Sugarloaf is one of the highest peaks in Monmouthshire and offers fantastic walks & views overlooking Abergavenny.

Monmouth Canoe Centre

The Monmouth Canoe Centre offer canoeing on the River Wye for families, youth and adult groups in Canadian canoes and single kayaks by the half-day or longer.

Llandegfedd Lake & Watersport Centre

Llandegfedd Lake Visitor and Watersports Centre is just 20 miles from Cardiff. This hub for health & wellbeing is set in the stunning Usk Valley complete with watersports, fishing, walking, bird watching, restaurant and dog friendly café.

Mini Golf

We are famous for our watersports but there’s plenty to do around the water too, so if mini golf is more your cup of tee come and play on our new Adventure Putt experience, just £3 adults £2 children. It’s Tee-riffic!

Black Mountains Cycle Centre

Welcome to the UK's most exciting downhill & freeride centre. The ultimate mountain biking experience, set in the heart of the breathtaking Black Mountains.

Welsh Dragon