Pickwell Manor has some fantastic spaces for eating and drinking, whether in your apartment, out on the terrace, or cooking in our BBQ area.
If it’s possible for you to shop locally, you can help to sustain our vibrant community of independent businesses. There is also the added bonus of being able to sample the delicious produce of Devon’s earth and sea! However, if it’s a supermarket you need, then we are within easy reach of, Tesco in Braunton (EX33 2DU) and Ilfracombe (EX34 8PQ), Sainsbury’s in Barnstaple (EX31 3NH), or Lidl in Barnstaple (EX31 2BP).
Our local shop
Paul and Tracey run our wonderful village shop in Georgeham. For a village store, there’s an impressive selection of goods, including fair trade and local produce.
West Country Cheese Co.
The most amazing cheese shop! It has a beautiful website, and while you can order online the shop itself is well worth a visit. They are members of the Guild of Fine Food and one of the favourite places of the Devon Food Magazine. Call on 01271 379944 or visit them a few doors down from Passmores fishmongers on Butchers Row, Barnstaple.
Mike Turton Butcher
From award winning sausages to zebra (yes really!), this butcher has everything and is definitely our favourite in the area. 146 - 147 High Street, Ilfracombe, EX34 9EZ. You can call them on 01271 863643.
A great butcher with meat sourced from local west-country farms. Their homemade pies are delicious and great for just sticking in the oven after a day on the beach for a quick and hearty meal. Their chutneys, pickles and spices are presented beautifully (they make great gifts) and they have a variety of flavours.
Little Comfort Farm
Jackie and Roger Milsom own and run Little Comfort Farm. All of their meat is produced on the farm where the animals enjoy species-rich grassland and peaceful fields. They have everything from large family joints to pork and beef burgers or sausages, chops, bacon and so on. They can be contacted by email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01271 812 414.
Alison and Mark Osmond own Passmores of Barnstable, a locally renowned excellent fish supplier. Much of their stock is sourced locally in Devon and the South West. They will deliver a fresh fish order to Croyde Post Office every Thursday; you just need to call Alison on 01271 343677 by the Tuesday afternoon.
Lay and Leave Meals
Our catering partners, Lee and Kristina, have come up with some delicious, fresh and locally sourced home-cooked meals that can be kept in our freezer. Prices start at £20 to feed a family of four. A treat for those who want to arrive to a hot welcoming meal, or don’t fancy cooking after a day out exploring.
For a truly extravagant experience we can arrange for chef Lee to come to your apartment and cook your meal, while you kick back with a glass of wine!”