Food and Drink
Eat Local – Support our local businesses
Cheese Nibbles have a fantastic selection of snack packs, including ‘The Shropshire Box’ made up of goodies around Shropshire! These treats can be delivered to the door!
Our local’s work exceptionally hard to gather all of the beautiful food and drink lovingly made by those nearby. Our farm shops have a fantastic selection of fresh food and drink sourced on the doorstep, it would be rude not to try it!
Oak Apple Farm Shop – Located around 25 minutes drive from our cottages.
Ludlow Farm Shop – Located around 15 minuted drive from our cottages.
Harry Tuffins, Craven Arms – 10 minutes drive.
Tesco, Ludlow – 18 minutes drive.
Aldi, Ludlow – 18 minutes drive.
Co-op, Church Stretton – 15 minutes drive.
Grocery Deliveries, questions and answers
Can we arrange to have a grocery delivery to the cottages?
*Yes, no problem.
Which grocery companies usually deliver to the area?
*Asda, Tesco and Sainsburys are the regulars.
What is the delivery address for the cottages?
*Westhope Country Retreats, Middle Westhope Farm, Westhope, Craven Arms, Shropshire, SY79JL. **Please be sure to record the cottage name in the notes to ensure the driver knows which cottage they will be delivering too.
What time can I take delivery of my groceries?
*A time when you or your guests are occupying the cottage. We would recommend 5pm or after as other guests on site could be unloading or finding parking spaces.
Wall DW & Son, Craven Arms – 10 minutes drive.
Carters of Ludlow, Ludlow – 18 minutes drive.
Proper good dairy supply fresh local organic proper milk, which tastes proper good. It’s fresh from the family run farm located in South Shropshire, where the free range herd happily graze on lush pasture. A milk vending machine is located 10 minutes drive from our cottages and is open 24 hours a day, every day of the year. All of our cottages have a reusable glass bottle for use when staying with us.
Whether you’re looking for dinner party catering or deliver to your door Get Gourmet can be trusted to always meet your needs. Charlie is the ultimate professional always delivering delicious, beautifully prepared food with a smile and all sourced locally too!
Evatt & Bullock Co
Harry Bullock is a young self made superstar! You don’t need to take our word for it..he achieved 5/5 for exceptional cookery from Harden’s Guide, The Saturday Times ranked him 8/10 and Michelin even knocked on the door. Below he’s told us more about the private dining service he can offer to our guests-
This service is our most prestigious and reflects our heritage perfectly well. Our menus are entirely written to your specifications making this a bespoke service. Our minimum charge for this service is £62.00 per head, however do get in contact with us regarding your requirements and we can discuss bespoke costs tailored to your event. We offer an optional 12.5% service charge which you will see on the booking policy. This is to cover table flower arrangements and local still and sparkling water. We come to your venue fully equipped in order to give you an amazing experience. Our crockery and cutlery have all been hand made for us, and our ingredients are the finest that we can source. Our team cook, serve and clear away for you, leaving no trace of us apart from the memories. Please Note : (The only service that we don’t provide is alcohol supply or service).
Oak Apple Catering
Oak Apple Catering is run by Edward Potter. Ed is a farmer’s son from Shropshire who has always been interested in quality food and is now bringing this to the dining tables, parties and events across Shropshire and into Wales. His farming background means that he undoubtedly understands quality food and actively seeks out the best from the local area when preparing his menus.
His style of food is created to match the style of your event – from simple rustic dishes with the best ingredients, to sophisticated culinary masterpieces, always using the best ingredients. The common theme is always attention to detail, excellent flavour and top-quality presentation. Ed takes pride in his work and produces food that your guests will enjoy!
Drop off suppers
Evatt & Bullock Co
If your thinking that your arrival day is going to be a bit hectic and want something low maintenance for dinner…take a look at Harry’s delivery menu! The information, from the man himself, is as follows-
Alongside our private dining service, we offer a delivery menu. Our delivery menus champion a much more bistro style of cooking. Changing each week allows the menu to retain incredible freshness and seasonality, dietary requirements are catered for and we have attached a sample menu for you to view. We provide a small set of very simple re-heating instructions to make your supper as easy as possible. We charge £22.50 for this service and delivery is included. We deliver Wednesday – Friday, please see our website for delivery area days. As the food is prepared fresh everyday, you can keep the meals for at least two days in the refrigerator. The weekly changing menu’s look mouthwatering!
Oak Apple Catering
Ed offers a variety of services including grocery boxes, ready meals or fine dining at home. You can shop online on his website.
** Please note: Please make us aware, via email, if you are planning to have food delivered directly to the cottage.
We know how our guests like to explore the local area, but we do get many emails requesting recommendations for good local food, whether it be take away or dine in. Below we have listed some of our favourite spots for a good bit of grub.
The Swann Inn, Aston Munslow – 10 minutes drive.
The Station Inn, Marshbrook – 14 minutes drive.
The Ragleth Inn, Little Stretton – 16 minutes drive.
The Pound, Leebotwood – 17 minutes drive.
The Lion, Leintwardine – 23 minutes drive.
Inn on the Green, Wentnor – 29 minutes drive.
Raza’s, Craven Arms – 10 minutes drive.
Jaipur, Church Stretton – 13 minutes drive.
Fryer Freeman, Craven Arms – 10 minutes drive. 01588 673452
Ludlow Kebab House, Ludlow – 17 minutes drive.
Best Kebab & Burger House, Church Stretton – 12 minutes drive. 01694 724617
Taste N Eat, Craven Arms – 10 minutes drive.
Oriental City, Ludlow – 17 minutes drive.