Enjoy a Taste of Eden
A visit to Eden would not be complete without trying some of the superb local food and drink on offer. Relax in one of the cafes or tea rooms over a cup of coffee and a slice of cake. Or why not enjoy lunch in one of the friendly village pubs or cafes, finishing the day with an evening meal in one of the award-winning restaurants?
Great locally sourced food - Locally sourced food is everywhere in Eden, with the most famous local speciality dish of Cumberland Sausage surely a must during your visit!
There are breweries in Eden at Tirril, Hesket Newmarket and Morland producing fine local beer, (including Bewshers Best, Old Faithful, Helvellyn Gold and High Pike) and you'll even find locally produced wines at High Cup Wines near Appleby in the foothills of the Pennines.
Farmers' Markets - Why not visit one of Eden's Farmers' Markets at Penrith, Orton or Brough? These all provide quality local produce, sold by the people in the know.
Edible Eden: Food with Passion - Don't just take our word for it, let your Eden taste adventure begin by watching Edible Eden - Food with Passion, all about Eden's special foods and the local people who produce them.
Eden Food Trails - Try a fantastic Eden Food Trail including a Penrith Food Trail and an Eden Valley Food Trail to inspire you to explore the fabulous food, drink and local producers in the area. Download the Food Trails via the Nurture Lakeland website.
Please note: The information provided in the 'where to eat' section is correct to the best of our knowledge at the time of publication. Eden District Council cannot be held responsible for any negative experiences at any of the establishments listed. Inclusion in this list is for information and does not imply recommendation by Eden District Council.