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Food Shops & Services

Food Shops & Services

If you’re not heading to some of the fantastic local eateries, then there are a number of options for you to enjoy from the comfort of your cottage. You can find out more about local deliveries, shops and services here.

Buckland Brewer has its own small store selling everyday products. Open Mon-Fri 09.00hrs-03.30hrs. Sat 09.00-12.00hrs. Sunday closed.

Woolsery has its newly refurbished village shop selling lots of local produce.

Numerous independent food suppliers at all the local pannier markets. Too many lovely ones to list.

Local food hampers can be ordered to arrive with us from:

Hoof to Block-Lovely hampers of meat. From joints to bar-b que packs. Bradworthy. Tel 01409 241206.

Devon & Cornwall Fish Company- Bideford. Beautiful fresh fish and seafood. Tel-07871 616515

Marshford Organic – Northam. Delicious fresh fruit, vegetables and groceries. Tel 01237 477160


Waitrose is in Holsworthy.

Morrisons is in Bideford.

Tesco is in Barnstaple.

These deliver to Great Eckworthy and if you need to arrange a delivery for your stay, we can take the food in for you and put it away.

There is an M & S food hall in Barnstaple.

Post Office

The mobile P/O van comes to Buckland Brewer Mon, Wed and Thurs 13.55hrs -15.20hrs.

Woolsery and Bradworthy are smaller branches.

Torrington and Bideford are larger branches.

Petrol stations

Bradworthy, Holsworthy, Torrington and Bideford are the nearest.


Buckland Brewer has the beautiful Anglican Church of St Mary and St Bendict and the Methodist Church.

Torrington has the Catholic Church of the Holy Family and Bideford has the Church of the Sacred Heart.