Food and Drink

If you are looking to unearth the best locations for food and drink in Warwickshire, you have come to the right place. When it comes to food and drink, Shakespeare's England has so much to offer. From the conventional to the eccentric, from vegan to vegetarian, breakfast and brunch to Sunday lunch: we know you will find something truly tempting to tuck into.

Where to eat in Warwickshire

With a wide selection of restaurants for every taste and budget, enjoy a delicious exploration of Warwickshire’s restaurants, cafes and bars. From fine dining at the elegant RSC’s Rooftop Restaurant, and the Michelin-starred, The Cross in Kenilworth, through to relaxed wholesome pub food from one of Lovely Pubs or Peach Pubs venues. There is plenty to please your appetite.

Local producers in Warwickshire

Warwickshire is also well known for its locally produced artisan food, farm shops, and delicatessens. Award-winning gin distilleries such as the Shakespeare Distillery and the Warwickshire Gin Company invite you to tour their independent distilleries or attend mixology workshops for an insight into where their magic happens.

The seasonality and sustainability of produce is carefully considered with many Warwickshire restaurants including Mallory Court Hotel and Billesley Manor Hotel growing ingredients in their own kitchen gardens, and sourcing from local butchers, farmers and growers. 

Food festivals and events

Food and Drink is widely celebrated across Shakespeare’s England with numerous food and drink festivals throughout the year, including the legendary Asparagus Festival at the Fleece Inn and the summer gin festival at Billesley Manor Hotel. While the streets of towns including Alcester, Rugby, Warwick, Leamington, Stratford-upon-Avon and Kenilworth are filled with stalls selling and cooking the tastiest food and drink at each town’s popular food festivals.

Make sure you keep an eye on our events calendar. It's busy year-round with fantastic food events, from pop-ups to themed events across Warwickshire.

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