Food & Drink

As you may expect, The County of Good Taste provides a variety of local produce for sale in our markets, farm shops and cottage-run enterprises, alongside retailers specialising in sourcing the best produce from all over the world.

If you are looking to enjoy a nice tipple with your local food, pop into Oakham Wines in Oakham, and Bat & Bottle at Oakham Enterprise Park, who will be able to help you select the perfect choice.

Don’t miss Otters Fine Foods with their array of cheeses, meats and more, plus a visit to one of the Hambleton Bakery shops is a must. You will need some refreshment after all that shopping, so head to Grainstore Brewery to sample their famous brews.

In Oakham, the Farmers’ Market takes place on the 3rd Saturday of every month, so if you want to reduce your food miles and be assured of the origins of your meat this is the place to shop. In between the Farmers Markets, regular markets still provide top quality local fruit, vegetables and other goods. Oakham has a weekly market on Wednesdays and Saturdays plus Uppingham and Stamford’s market days are Friday

Gates Farm Shop & Butchery

With a focus on offering the finest produce, sourced locally wherever possible, Gates Farm Shop promises customers a true foodie experience.

Belvoir Castle & Engine Yard

Belvoir Castle’s history dates back to the eleventh century. It is the ancestral home of the Duke of Rutland, where the family have lived in an unbroken line for almost a thousand years.

Rutland Food & Drink Trail

Rutland is a county bursting with flavours! Discover the array of local produce available within this food and drink map, with a handy list of places to eat locally.

Northfield Farm Shop

Our principal aim at Northfield Farm is to source and produce premium quality Beef, Lamb and Pork, which has lived well and humanely killed. We hang it carefully and appropriately and lastly butcher it toprovide the very best quality to all our customers.

Oakham Wines

Start Date: 01/01/2018

Supplying wines, beers and spirits to the local area and also to our online community. We pride ourselves in the quality of fine French wines, and only source from the very best suppliers in Europe, the US, Australia and beyond.

Otters Fine Foods

Otters Fine Foods brings a new dimension to the food shopping experience. We offer the most wonderful naturally smoked fish, meats and cheeses, all smoked using traditional methods with no artificial colourings, flavourings or preservatives.

The Rutland Vineyard

A single site vineyard in between two valleys located on Jurassic limestone soil.

Blue Aurora English Blueberry Wine

The story of Blue Aurora begins at Lutton Farm; a family run farm, just outside the picturesque town of Oundle. The Long family have been farming here since 1960.

Rutland Sewing

Start Date: 01/01/2016

Sewing School, Dressmaking & Quilting Supplies & Services

Bat and Bottle Wine Merchants

Bat and Bottle are Rutland’s only specialist importers of Italian wine.  Truly multum in parvo, we are winners of the Decanter Retailers Awards for Best Italian Wine Merchant, and came second for Best Subscription Wine Club, as wel as being the first ever (2020) London Wine Fair Wine Buyers Award for: UKs ‘Best Online Specialist Wine Buyer’.
Our small warehouse on Oakham Enterprise Park is packed with artisan wines – shoppers are welcome to drop in whenever we are open; we sell directly to the public and there is no minimum purchase. Our wine club was shortlisted by the IWC as one of the UK’s top two wine clubs, we have even represented UK small businesses at Downing Street… You can be assured that though serious when we buy our wines, you will never find life is too serious when you shop with us.

Gates Farm Shop & Butchery

Gates Farm Shop, Somerby Road, Cold Overton, Oakham, UK

Belvoir Castle & Engine Yard

Belvoir Castle, Grantham, UK

Rutland Food & Drink Trail

Rutland Cycling Whitwell, Bull Brig Lane, Oakham, UK

Northfield Farm Shop

Whissendine Lane, Cold Overto, Rutland, LE15 7QF, United Kingdom

Oakham Wines

3 High Stree, OAKHAM, Rutland, LE15 6AJ, United Kingdom

Otters Fine Foods

44 High St, Oakham LE15 6NZ, UK

The Rutland Vineyard

JC9W+RF Stamford, UK

Blue Aurora English Blueberry Wine

Lutton Farm, Lutton, Peterborough, UK

Rutland Sewing

Unit 1a Rutland Village, Ashwell Road, Near Oakham, Rutland, LE15 7QN, United Kingdom

Bat and Bottle Wine Merchants

18D Oakham Enterprise Park, Ashwell Road, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 7TU, United Kingdom