Local Food

In the Bakewell area we are very lucky and have on offer a huge variety of locally produced, high quality food.

Ashford Village Shop

Roberts in Ashford is our brilliant local village shop. They produce their own cakes and are famed for their own home made Pickled Onions. At lunch time people call in from miles around for their delicious hand- made sandwiches. As far as possible everything on their deli counter is locally sourced. They also sell frozen hand-made meals. In addition to the food they sell newspapers, fruit and veg etc. They are open 7 days a week from 8am to 6pm.

The Original Bakewell Pudding Shop

The puddings are all made on-site together with a huge selection of speciality bread and cakes. They also sell foody gifts and upstairs is a tea room.

Critchlows Butchers and New Close Farm Butchers

We are lucky enough to have two excellent butchers in Bakewell both owned by local farmers - so as far as possible all the meat is locally sourced.

Farmers Market - Bakewell

On the last Saturday of each month there is a Farmers Market held at the Agricultural Centre from 8.30 am. It is the second largest in the country and has a huge variety of locally sourced food for sale.

Chatsworth Farm Shop

This multi-award winning shop offers quality produce from the estate, tenant farms, Derbyshire suppliers and small local food producers. There is a large variety of meat, poultry, fruit and vegetables. The delicatessen has a large selection of cheeses and you can purchase Chatsworth wine and Peak Ale which is brewed on the estate.


John Brocklehurst Country Clothing

This firm boasts of being the best country clothing retailers in the country. The factory shop is on Matlock Street and the retail shop is on Bridge Street. They sell a huge variety of products, from wellies to tweed jackets to ladies clothing.

Chatsworth Garden Centre

Situated in Chatsworth Park, this garden centre not only stocks a huge variety of plants, but also has a large gift section and a very good cafe.

Peak Shopping Village

This retail outlet centre is at Rowsley, a 10 minute drive from Churchdale.