Food and Drink

North Yorkshire is home to a multi-cultural hotbed of culinary delights with great food firmly on the menu during your visit.
Our vibrant towns are home to many fantastic food and drink producers, retailers and venues serving local produce and international cuisine.

Whether you want to sample something scrumptious and sweet or are looking for a tasty savoury treat, you’ll find something to tempt your taste buds.

Bursting with food and flavour

North Yorkshire is a county of producers, farmers, brewers, artisans and cheesemakers. To explore the food and flavours of the county is to explore its landscape, its people and its communities. From the fish and chips of the Yorkshire coast and the ales of the dales, through to the delicious pies and pasties – each unique to the butcher and bakery who craft them.

Delicious street food and market stalls with freshly made treats are waiting to be found across North Yorkshire.  Discover our award-winning food makers and local seasonal produce made from traditional recipes.

Freshly made pies - Food in North Yorkshire.
North Yorkshire, home to vineyards crafting delicious wines.

Taste the unexpected

New traditions sit alongside the old in North Yorkshire with a recent crop of new gin makers emerging across the county and pioneering vineyards finding new opportunities in the fertile and sunny fields of the Vale of York.  Join a tour and see how these new flavours are being added to the taste of North Yorkshire.

There are lively, authentic Italian restaurants serving pizza and pasta for all the family to enjoy and the best places for a hot and spicy curry, a tasty Thai, a scrumptious Spanish tapas or just good old homemade pub grub – you’ll find something to suit your palate.


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Food and Drink on the North Yorkshire Coast

Food and Drink on the 
Yorkshire Coast

amazing cakes in the Harrogate area

Food & Drink

Enjoying a treat in Hambleton

Food & Drink

Food and Drink around Selby, North Yorkshire

Food & Drink in and
around Selby