Food shops

 

 

Steadman’s butchers

Steadmans butchers

All meats sourced locally with home-made Cumberland sausage, beef-burgers and home-cooked meats as specialities.

Hall’s newsagents

Open from early selling takeaway coffee to early risers on holiday or on their way to work. Also sells delicious Eden Vale ice-cream.

Bryson’s Bakery

Bryson’s craft bakery started hand baking bread from locally milled flour over 60 years ago at the original shop and bakery on the same site as the Keswick bakery and shop now stand. It is a family owned business which has recently purchased Appleby Bakery including its outlet on Market Street in Kirkby Stephen.

Local specialities unique to this business include Lakeland Plum Bread, Borrowdale Tea Bread, Westmorland Fruit Cake and Cumbrian Fruit Cake all made to old and secret recipes.

Spar

A family run business since 1892 as a general grocery and convenience store selling fruit, vegetables, convenience food, wine etc.  It is open for business from early until late.

Countryfare

Countryfare

A local family run business making a variety of jam, marmalades and preserves which are available from the premises, from local food stores such as Eden Valley produce, local food fairs and farmers’ markets and also on line.

Silver Street Sweets

Old fashioned sweet shop with a range of local products including hand-made fudge and toffee from the Penrith Toffee Shop, English Lakes ice-cream, Kendal mint cake etc. Unique sweet bouquets are a speciality and a best seller!

 

 

Eden Valley Produce

Eden Valley Produce

A wide range of fresh fruit and vegetables, garden plants and other garden products. Supplier of Thai ingredients with its own resident Thai!

This building pre-dates the neighbouring buildings of the Old Croft House, Market Place Antiques and the Pennine Hotel and is probably 17th century. There are two interesting rainwater heads, the first which refers to the marriage of Thomas and Agnes (Dixon) Titley is dated 3 June 1807 and the second is dated 1816.