With green pastures, arable land, forestry and river ways, the Waveney Valley is packed full of an outstanding diversity of food and drink.

Enjoy the wide range of wonderful dairy produce, all made from Waveney Valley milk. From delicious cheeses and raw milk at The Milk Shed, to fantastic flavours at Alburgh Ice Cream and Hundred River Artisan Ice Cream, the Waveney Valley has so many tasty treats on offer.

There are some fabulous pork producers within the Waveney Valley, including the popular Friend Farm at Alburgh. Local butchers will be able to advise you on breed, sourcing and traceability of the meat they supply. There is also a wide range of seasonal game available throughout the year. For those visiting around Christmas picking up a famous Norfolk Black Turkey from Rumburgh Farm or White House Farm near Halesworth will be an extra special treat to the Christmas dinner table. Specialising in rare-breed meat direct from their farm, why not try something different at Maisebrook Farm Shop?

East Anglia is barley-growing country, and the Waveney Valley is home to quality breweries using the finest malted barley and wheat. In the picturesque village of Alburgh is the award-winning Grain Brewery, producing a delicious range of beer at their site in a converted dairy. Near Bungay is St. Peter’s Brewery, brewing a range of classic English cask-conditioned ales made from Suffolk malts and with water drawn from their own source within the chalk layer well, situated under the Hall.

Wine enthusiasts will enjoy a visit to Valley Farm Vineyards. and Flint Vineyard. Visitors can explore the vineyards on a tour and sample the wines. Also on offer is the chance to try local, traditionally produced apple juice and cider at the Suffolk Apple Juice and Cider Place in the beautiful Illketshall St. Lawrence.

Why not pick up some of these local produce treats at the many farm shops and farmers’ markets that can be found in the Waveney Valley.


The Tudor Bakehouse Ltd

Food & Drink – Local produce

The Tudor Bakehouse

The Tudor Bakehouse has four bakeries from which we produce a delicious range of speciality breads, rolls, cakes, pastries, pies and sandwiches. Our bakeries are located in Harleston, Diss and Eye.
All of the breads and foods we sell are freshly baked and prepared on site at our bakeries each day using the best ingredients and local produce.  The Tudor Bakehouse also provides outside catering for parties, meetings and events and a sandwich van service to businesses in Norfolk and Suffolk. We also attend local Farmers markets. Why not join our baker Paul, star on ‘Britains Best Bakery’ for a workshop, email for dates.
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Fresh Bread, made on the day, sold on the day, never a day old,

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