49 Norfolk food and drink businesses who can deliver to your home
PUBLISHED: 19:00 27 March 2020
Lots of food and drink producers, shops and wholesalers are now offering click and collect and delivery services. Here are the ones we know about so far.
In response to the coronavirus pandemic, and with supermarkets continuing to experience panic buying, Norfolk’s dedicated food and drink producers are helping to ensure that local people get the items that they need by offering home delivery services, no contact pick ups and more. And more now than ever our local producers need customers to support them too.
We will be updating this list regularly, so if you are a food or drink producer who is doing things a bit differently during the coronavirus outbreak, we’d love to hear from you. Email me.
Downham Market-based Accent Fresh delivers fresh fruit and vegetables, eggs, milk cheese and bread across Norfolk and Suffolk, with £20, £35 and £50 options. Demand is currently very high, but the team is doing its best to get food to local residents in need. Phone 01366 386633 or email email@example.com for details.
Norwich Farmshare, which offers a subscription scheme for vegetable and fruit boxes and free range eggs is in the process of moving its operation to 100% delivery.
St Giles Gin
Norwich-based St Giles Gin has created a range of self isolation packs of two bottles of selected gins, plus eight assorted bottles tonic for £75 (postage and packing free).
Harleston Cider Co
Harleston Cider Co is starting a delivery service to the following postcodes: IP20, 21, 22, 23 and NR 15,16 and 35, which is free for orders of cider from the website at or above £25. Any orders below £25 are charged at £5 delivery. Deliveries will be weekly, on a Friday, to a safe place.
They’re also considering opening the cidery for people to collect cider products by arrangement, with a distancing system.
Simply Cake Co
Simply Cake Co’s brownies and slices can be delivered right to your door in letterbox friendly packaging.
Winbirri vineyard at Surlingham has stepped up the online ordering side of the business and has removed all shipping costs on the wines available on a nationwide deliver.
Winbirri is also currently in the process of linking up with another local business to donate a bulk of its wine to have tuned into hand sanitiser to donate to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.
Humpty Dumpty Brewery
Humpty Dumpty Brewery’s shop at its Reedham brewery is remaining open from Monday-Saturday 12-5pm as long as it is able or allowed to be or local delivery can be arranged. Bottled beers are from £2 a bottle and draft ale, £2 per pint, is available if people want to bring their own two, four or six pint containers (for example clean milk or fizzy drink bottles). Eight and 17 pint “bag in boxes” are available if pre-ordered. A range of local ciders, gins, wines, preserves and honey, cookies and sauces are available too.
Call the brewery on 01493 701818. humptydumptybrewery.com
Bullards has launched its letterbox friendly Eco Pouch refills for contactless at home gin deliveries as they work towards reducing their carbon emissions and becoming plastic free by 2023.
The pouch is super light weight and made from part recycled food grade plastic and part new food grade plastic. It’s 100% recyclable and letterbox friendly meaning that the flat pack gin can be delivered by Royal Mail staff on their usual rounds and contact free.
There is a freepost label attached to the back of the Eco Pouch and Bullards ask that all empty pouches get posted back to them via any Royal Mail post box (no stamp or envelope required) so that they can then ensure all empty pouches are sent to Terracycle UK to be upcycled.
Gin production has currently stopped at the Bullards distillery as they are making hand sanitiser instead.
Currylicious’s authentic curries and snacks are available to pick-up from their headquarters at Hempton near Fakenham and are available at village shops around the county. Phone 07957 402402 for details.
Norfolk Beef Company
The Norfolk Beef Company at Booton produces beef boxes from its Hereford cattle and delivers direct to customers.
Norwich-based chocolatiers Gnaw Chocolate are continuing to deliver to stores and are taking online orders.
Norfolk Raider Cider
Based at White House Farm in Rackheath on the outskirts of Norwich, Norfolk Raider Cider is now delivering to customers all over Norfolk. They will deliver in the east of the county on Tuesdays, the north on Wednesdays, the south on Thursdays and the west on Fridays. The service is available for any order of over £10 and costs a flat rate of £5. Just select the home delivery option on the website.
Bread Source is offering a 24-hour contactless pick up point at its Norwich bakery unit for NHS and social care staff. Other staple foods including milk, eggs and butter will be available with a 20% discount on presentation of their ID card. They have also launched an online shop allowing all memebers of the community to click and contactless collect from their bakery and are offering a delivery service in Norwich for those in isloation, the elderly and other at risk groups.
The Bread Source National Loaf Scheme to provide bread for those in need is also being rolled out.
Old Hall Farm
Old Hall Farm farm shop, butchery, deli and takeaway, based just south of Norwich, sells their own raw milk, meat, local veg, dried goods, wine from local vineyards, gin from local distilleries, and much more. Click and collect will soon be available on their website (oldhallfarm.co.uk) and local deliveries are available, with villages grouped together to make delivery runs more efficient. For delivery call 01508 333110 and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Coltishall-based artisan hot sauce producer RocketShip Sauces is offering free delivery with the code FDAPR20, which is valid until the end of April.
Redwell Brewery in Trowse is doing beer and pizza takeways on Fridays and Saturdays from 4-8pm and beer can be ordered via their website.
Black Cat Coffee
Micro-roastery Black Cat Coffee sells freshly roasted speciality grade coffee roasted by hand at their base near Scarning and are currently offering free delivery within 10 miles of their premises. The option can be selected during check out on their website. They also free nationwide delivery on orders of more than £25, and there is also 15% off coffee using the code TAKE15.
Papworth Butchers has introduced social distancing measures and ask that customers pay by contactless in their shops at North Walsham (01692 406234), Fakenham (01328 855039), Sheringham (01263 823189) and Swaffham (01760 724753). They are also doing local daily deliveries in North Walsham, Fakenham and Sheringham and have a limited delivery service in Swaffham.
Home Farm Gin
Home Farm Gin at Hethersett is selling gin online crafted in small batches in Matilda the copper still and bottled by hand.
Tofurei tofu producers in Norwich is now offering a home delivery service of vegan products across most areas of Norfolk, including ‘bake at home’ versions of the pastries and a selection of our cafe cakes and confectionary normally available from the Pottergate grab and go. They also have One Planet frozen vegan pizza,Tyne Chease and plant-based milk and they hope to be able to add fresh tofu, vegan soysages, burgers and our roulade roast to their product list soon.
Norwich-based Ronaldo Ices is offering free home delivery throughout Norfolk. See the menu of flavours at ronaldo-ices.co.uk/home-delivery/
With pubs closed, Grain Brewery at Alburgh near Harleston has a brewery full of beer but no pubs to sell it to, so it has turned it into beer collection drive-thru.
Drive in at one end, place your order and pay using contactless payment or cash, then drive to the next door to pick up your beer. Opening times are Thursdays 4-7pm, Fridays 4-7pm and Saturdays noon-4pm.
The traditional smokehouse at Brancaster Staithe, which smokes Scottish salmon, kippers, cod and shell-on prawns, now offers a delivery service to the area between Stiffkey, Hunstanton and Fakenham. Deliveries will be from 3pm, seven days a week and a £2 delivery fee will apply. They also stock Yare Valley Oils and Monty’s Mustard. To arrange delivery, email via the form on their website or phone Phil Hartshorne on 07717 702630.
Flour and Bean
East Anglian bakery chain Flour and Bean can arrange delivery of a few loaves and rolls to the vulnerable or elderly within a couple of miles of their Dereham, Fakenham and Gorleston branches. Order and pay in the shop or send them a message at email@example.com they’ll get it on the next available van route and drop it on their doorstep.
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Speciality coffee roasters Javabean, based at Scottow,are still fulfilling online orders and are looking to offer isolated customers heavily discounted coffee in order to make sure everyone has enough coffee to keep them going, especially as cafes are now all closed!).
They are also manufacturing hand sanitiser from raw ingredients and plan to offer it to local customers at a reasonable price so that anyone who needs it but can’t get any will have some, with plans to limit quantities so there’s more to go around for everyone.
Norwich-based Archer’s Butchers is sending out meat parcels to locals who are self isolating and the vulnerable (phone 01603 434253).
They have also helped out the local soup kitchen for the homeless which has not been able to get any meat from the supermarkets.
Green Farm Coffee
If you order one to three bags of coffee from Rackheath-based Green Farm Coffee it can fit right through the letterbox, so you don’t even need to answer the door.
Flint vineyard at Earsham is offering free delivery locally and nationwide for all orders over £25, including a new product, the Comfort Case, a mixed case of their best-selling wines. Restrictions permitting their drive thru service will be open at the weekend, for wine by the bottle or case and their 15-mile Meal Deals, which feature local producers such as Marsh Pig Salami, Baron Bigod cheese from Fen Farm and artisan bread from Hempnall Village Bakery.
Starlings of Swaffham
Starlings of Swaffham has put a closed door policy in place, but is still open for business offering a fruit and vegetable collection service from Monday to Friday. Phone 01760 721283 and choose from a £10, £15 or £20 box, pay over the phone and collect from outside the shop.
Barsham Brewery has launched a home delivery service, with products on offer including local chef Kate Howlett’s Pub in a box – an 8.7 pint mini cask of Norfolk Topper, two sausage rolls, two cheese scones, two slices of stout cake and two Barsham Brewery glasses, for £35 and free delivery.
Give It Some Beans
Mattishall-based Give It Some Beans have a wide range of hand roasted beans available for delivery.
Norfolk Farm Shop and Deli
Norfolk Farm Shop and Deli at Reepham is offering a local home delivery service. Contact them via their Facebook page or on 01603 872198.
The Norfolk Deli
The Norfolk Deli at Hunstanton is now offering home delivery to Hunstanton, Old Hunstanton, Ringstead, Holme, Thornham, Docking, Sedgeford and Brancaster, Snettisham, Heacham, Sandringham, Wolferton and King’s Lynn (once a week delivery) of items including its deli meals, cheese, bread and much more.
Howard and Son
Howard and Son fishmonger in Fye Bridge Street, Norwich, is still open with a strict policy of only allowing one person in the shop at a time and is also offering a delivery service. See their Facebook page, call 01603 624928 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Anglia Culinary Suppliers
Anglia Culinary Suppliers in Spar Road on the Vulcan Road Industrial Estate in Norwich is offering contactless collections on a wide range of chilled and frozen products and storecupboard staples. See their website for details.
Church Farm Shop Hethersett
Church Farm Shop at Hethersett is open and doing deliveries of fresh produce and store cupboard staples. They’re keeping an up to date list of what they’ve got in stock on their Facebook page.
Wild Knight Distillery
Wild Knight Distillery near Swaffham is offering free country-wide delivery on any of its full sized bottles of its IWSC, Great Taste and World Vodka award winning spirits, including Boadicea Gin, Wild Knight English Vodka, Nelson’s Gold Caramelised Vodka and Wild Knight Espresso Martini.
Yare Valley Farm Shop
Yare Valley Farm Shop at Surlingham is open 8am-9pm every day and is a self-service shop so everyone can shop with little contact with others. They’re also offering a free delivery service within five miles of the shop, including Claxton, Langley, Loddon, Surlingham, Bramerton, Rockland St Mary, Kirby Bedon, Bergh Apton, Poringland, Yelverton, Aplington, Brooke and Chedgrave, with a minimum order of £20
Goods available (where possible) include freshly baked bread from Teles Patisserie, Winbirri wine, fresh veg, cheese, beef, jams, storecupboard essential, eggs, milk and more. For information and an order sheet phone 01508 538206 or visit yarevalley.com/farm-shop-delivery-service
Yare Valley Oils
Yare Valley Oils at Surlingham is continuing online orders of their cold pressed rapeseed oil, oil infusions, dressings, sauces and lip balms through their online shop and are including a free recipe booklet with every order.
StaceysCakeyBakes at Wymondham is offering home deliveries to doorsteps for mixed treat boxes, classic school puddings and traybakes across Norfolk and Suffolk and have also offered to do essential item runs for those that place orders to save them going out unnecessarily
PB George Butchers
PB George Butchers in Norwich is offering a home delivery service. Their product range is available on their Facebook page.
Norwich bakery Linzers is offering free delivery on any order over £15 within a five-mile radius of NR3 2FA for anyone in self isolation. For all enquiries, or to place orders, ring 01603 483742 or email email@example.com
Little Haven Coffee Shop
Little Haven Coffee Shop in Norwich is open for takeaway and home delivery in and around the city.
To order call or text Simon on 07710 183024 and keep up to date on their Facebook page.
TFW Fine Wines
North Norfolk-based independent wine merchant TFW Fine Wines does doorstep drop offs and takes orders by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone on 07941 231447.
Sir Toby’s Beers
Sir Toby’s Beers of Norwich Market is offering delivery around the city.
Red Lion Swaffham
The Red Lion in Swaffham Market Place offers a click and collect service for draught beer and meals. See their Facebook page for details.
The Belgian Monk in Norwich can arrange home beer deliveries. Phone 07501 504848 for details.
Wellbread Bakers in Swaffham is now offering home delivery within five miles of Swaffham on all products that are available in the bakery, including white and wholemeal bread flour and yeast.
Deliveries are Monday to Friday, usually next day, and the minimum order is £3 with a 50p delivery charge. Orders and payment are taken by phone – call 01760 722707.
The Green Grocers in Earlham Road, Norwich, is offering a home delivery service. Their stocklist is available online and order forms should be emailed to email@example.com. Payment will be taken over the phone and the delivery team will keep an appropriate distance and leave the order at the customer’s door.
This list was correct at time of publication – if anything has changed, please let us know via the email address above.