Welsh food & drink

From restaurants and cafés to delis and farmer's markets, Wales is a place to delight your taste buds. Sweet or savoury, meat or vegetarian, Welsh food and drink has never been so diverse. With so much to choose from, the dilemma lies in deciding where and what to eat.

A pile of Welshcakes next to a cup full of sugar sachets.

Find the best Welsh cakes in Wales

Bakeries, coffee shops and markets across Wales cooking up amazing Welsh cakes
Vegan Glamorgan Sausages with relish.

Glamorgan Sausages recipe

Avant Garde vegan chef Gaz Oakley's recipe for Glamorgan Sausages
Green apples growing on tree

Food foraging in Wales

Writer Charles Williams reveals the delights you can find for free on a guided foraging trip.

Egg and avocado breakfast pretzel with a cup of coffee.

A guide to Welsh brunches

Where to find some of the best brunches in Wales - from vegan cafes to bottomless brunches
The annual Big Cheese Festival hosted at Caerphilly castle - the site from above.

Big Cheese festival

A guide to Caerphilly cheese and exploring Caerphilly's Big Cheese festival.
Homemade Welsh cakes

Traditional Welsh recipes

Modern Welsh cooking is about the top-quality ingredients, lamb from mountains and saltmarshes, Welsh beef, Carmarthen ham, and abundant seafood.

Bottles of red wine and a bright yellow paella sit on a table

5 foodie time outs

Five of the best foodie stop offs between Aberystwyth and Rhayader
Crab linguine on a plate.

Dining out in Wales

From fast food to fine dining - 10 of the best Welsh dishes to eat now. 

Lamb shank meal with butternut squash mash, pea sorbet and sauce

Lamb Shank Recipe

Multi-award winning Chef Anand George's Lamb Shank recipe
Selection of cheeses

Great Welsh cheese shops

Say cheese and discover the best of Welsh cheese at these tasty shops and delis
Wild About Pembrokeshire foraging trip.

Foraging in Pembrokeshire

Year of the Sea foraging adventures in Wales’ coastal county
Afternoon tea and cakes in front of bay window

Welsh afternoon tea

We’ve picked a few places where you can enjoy afternoon tea in style.

The outside of the Corn Mill from across the River Dee

Cwtchy Welsh pubs

Join in with the locals and enjoy a drink or two at one of these cwtchy Welsh pubs
Teapot, mug and coffee mug on a table

Discover amazing Welsh coffee shops

We love coffee in Wales! Try some of our independent shops sharing rich roasts and artisan methods all over Wales