Herefordshire Cottages Links
Here are some website resources that you may find of interest or that might assist you in planning your self-catering cottage holiday in the Cotswolds.
Dining In and Eating Out
Please refer to the following PDF to explore some of the options for dining in:
Takeaways: details of local takeaways are provided in both cottages, but please email us if you would like further ideas and information.
- A2Zest events
One of our recommended caterers that have come to provide excellent meals and service at Penblaith and Trevase Barns on many occasions. They can also deliver freshly cooked food to your specifications to warm in the oven.
- Bistro Prego
A lovely bistro in the charming market town of Monmouth. Closer to Penblaith Barn but still only 20 minutes drive away. (01600 712600)
- Cake aspirations
After a very successful career as a chef, Beccy is now running her own business creating beautiful and delicious cakes and other treats, as well as continuing to cater for dinner parties and events. Bespoke cakes can be made to order for your special occasion and she can also run hands-on cookery sessions at Penblaith or Trevase to your requirements.
- Cakes and Catering
With a lifetime of experience in the baking and catering industry, Jan and Linda provide beautiful bespoke cakes. They also offer afternoon teas either dropped off or with waitress service at Penblaith Barn or Trevase Granary.
- Celtic Manor
There are many good golf clubs in the locality to enjoy, including Celtic Manor, the home of the 2011 Ryder Cup only 30 minutes away! Fantastic Spa and restaurants for those who prefer to be pampered.
- Glewstone Court
A beautiful family run country house hotel and restaurant that is ideal for a family meal. Lovely for a Sunday Lunch!(01989 770367)
- Imaginative Gourmet
Contact Marietta to design and make your menu at Trevase or Penblaith on 07802 750923 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Let us Cater
If you would really like to put your feet up on your holiday we would recommend Teresa and Garry Elcock to be your live in holiday cooks. In conjunction with the party leader you can plan a menu suitable for your group taking into consideration the style of dining preferred, the numbers involved and any budgetary requirements. They will do the rest! For a minimum period of a weekend or midweek and requiring one bedroom they offer a friendly and professional service at a very reasonable price.
- No 3
A recent arrival in Ross on Wye High Street and already with an excellent reputation. Book early!
- Pengethley Farm Shop
A well stocked farm shop with fresh local produce only a few minutes drive from Trevase Granary on the A49. Offering a wide range of food and drink including delicious BBQ packs and roasting joints all with free delivery:
Regular Pack @ £3.50 (for 1 person):
Pork steak (free range)
(the pork steak can be plain or marinated in a chinese marinade)
Premium Pack £5.50 (for 1 person):
Chicken thigh (plain or marinated in garlic butter)
Belly pork (free range)
(the belly pork can be plain or marinated in a chinese sauce)
- Red Lion at Peterstow
A short drive from Trevase Granary, The Red Lion offers good pub food and good portions.
For great food and a party atmosphere we recommend Saxty's bar in Hereford city centre. Perfect for hen parties.(01432 357872)
Taste, founded by David Bennett with over 25 years of bespoke catering experience, provides locally sourced delicious food for your special occasion. Providing catering for any event, they can tailor your menu to suit all tastes and needs. Call 01432 273537 or 07799002826 to discuss your requirements.
- The Bell at Skenfrith
The restaurant at the Bell at Skenfrith has won many awards for its food, including 2 aa rosettes. People travel from far afield to enjoy the fine food on offer here. Open fires make it cosy in Winter and in Summer there is no better place than on the garden terrace where food from their kitchen garden can be enjoyed. There are a number of circular walks from here for different abilities.(01600 750235)
- The Cottage of Content
A cosy 15th century pub and restaurant with very good food. About a 10 minute drive from Trevase Granary towards Hereford. (01432) 840242
- The Garway Moon Inn
A lovely 18th century country inn with a playground situated overlooking Garway Common (there is also a playground on the common). Its Pizza and Pint deal (Wednesdays) and Curry and Pint deal (Thursdays) remain ever popular, as does their Sunday roasts with locally sourced produce. Located in between Penblaith Barn and Trevase Granary. (01600 750270)
- The Lough Pool
A lovely cosy bistro pub and restaurant at nearby Sellack offers beautiful local food.
- The website for the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley
The directory for the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean. Information can be found on places to eat and drink, discovering the area in a variety of means, what events are taking place and other things to do.
- Truffles Delicatessen
A gem of a shop for all foodies, found on the cobbled streets near the market square in Ross on Wye, Truffles can also provide sandwich platters for business groups.
- Visit herefordshire
A website full of information about Herefordshire including places to visit; events from running to concerts and family fun days; places to eat.
- Visit Monmouthshire
A website for Monmouthshire listing places to visit, events, places to eat and a super directory of walks in the area, including plenty to download to take with you.
- Westons Cider Mill
Have a tour around Westons Cider Mill on the other side of Ross on Wye. It of course includes some cider and perry tasting. The Scrumpy House offers delicious meals, the Tea Rooms also house a huge bottle collection and there is a play park and some animals to keep children occupied
- Wilton Court
This is a 2 AA Rosette-awarded restaurant featuring seasonal menus of fine, local produce. Dine in the cosy bar or in the garden conservatory. Perfect for celebrating a special occasion. (01989 562569)
- Wine weekends
Jon Hurley, a wine writer and lecturer, will tailor make a wine tasting evening in the comfort of your holiday cottage. With gushing reviews from his 30 years in the business from publications such as the Telegraph, Guardian and Cosmopolitan we are truly lucky to be able to offer the expertise of this local wine critic. Learn about the process and enjoy a variety of fine wines whilst being entertained with various humorous tales and stories from his travels, time in the wine trade and memories of running his wine tasting weekends. Contact Jon on email@example.com or phone 01432 840649