24th–30th June 2024 - Broad Chalke, Salisbury

FOOD & RETAIL

Delight your taste buds with top-quality local fare from our diverse food outlets. Whether you crave fine dining, cozy cafes, lively bars, or mouthwatering street food, we have it all. Plus, we cater to everyone’s dietary needs, offering vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options.

Indulge in retail therapy at our festival’s Emporium – come and explore a treasure trove of vintage clothing, handmade jewellery, stylish hats, unique gifts, paintings, fine spirits and so much more.

Don’t forget to explore the incredible Waterstones book tent, where literary treasures await. From bestsellers to hidden gems, peruse a diverse selection of history books curated to satisfy every curiosity.


TRETHOWANS DINING TENT

Delicious lunches and suppers are provided by Provenance: Field to Fork Food

Based locally in Tisbury, Provenance makes seasonal and beautiful food celebrating the produce of South West England.

Book your seat on the programme page under Trethowans Dining Tent, where you book your talks.

HISTORIC BANQUET

Sunday 12.30pm

Join food historian Dr Annie Gray and Alex Compiani of the Time Travellers Kitchen for a culinary journey through time. Enjoy a specially curated menu of dishes taking you from the Dark Ages up to the Georgian Era, peppered with historical insights and stories.

Book your seat on the programme page under Trethowans Dining Tent, where you book your talks.

FOOD AND DRINK

CAFÉS AND PICNICS

Enjoy tea, coffee, delicious cakes and snacks available in the Tea Tent. We also have the Picnic Tent offering shelter from the sun should you wish to buy from the food stalls.
Various options all week | £ prices vary

Picnic Tent

Buy from the food stalls and shelter from the sun in our dedicated picnic area.

BAR AND DRINKS

The Wilsons Big Top Bar is our central bar and will be serving drinks throughout the day and evening. There is also a smaller bar close to the outdoor stages. Butcombe Brewery is sponsoring the beer at the two bars. Wine will be provided by Gardner & Beedle. You can pre-order wine and soft drinks from the bar when you arrive.

Various options all week | £ prices vary

Food Stalls

Alix Fauvel Cakesmith

www.alixfauvel.co.uk
twitter.com/@alixcakesmith
www.facebook.com/alixcakesmith

Vintage style cafe serving lunches, afternoon tea and the most delicious cakes.

Charter 1227

www.charter1227catering.co.uk

Traditional Authentic Greek Street food, marinated chicken, pork & halloumi served with pita, fried onion, tomato, oregano & homemade tzatziki.

The Curry Man

Traditional, authentic homemade Indian cuisine.
www.facebook.com/TheCurryManUK

Dorset Hog ‘n Sausage

https://www.hogroastdorset.co.uk

Pork sausages handmade by Keating’s Butchers of Wimborne, and barbecued over charcoal fires. Served in fresh, soft rolls. A range of sauces & chutneys.

Dorset Lamb

https://www.addtoevent.co.uk/dorset-lamb

Sustainable home produced food from a Dorset farm – barbecued lamb & mint burgers and lamb koftas.

Fergus Gray

Delicious cheese toasties and mac and cheese using Dorset cave aged cheddar.

www.fergusgray.com

Flaming Peaches

Superior street food – meat and plant-based burgers and Korean fried chicken.

The Game Truck

Instagram: the.gametruck

Various dishes using game sourced from the Chalke Valley: hoisin pheasant skewers, venison steak sandwich, buttermilk fried partridge and more.

Grounded Coffee

www.grounded-coffee.com
twitter.com/grounded_dorset
https://www.facebook.com/GroundedDorset

Provides freshly ground coffee served from a 1976 Land Rover.

Off Grid Espresso

Award winning coffee, tea and hot chocolate, milk shakes and cookies.

Instagram: offgridespresso

Purbeck Ice Cream

Award winning, real dairy ice creams and sorbets made in Dorset, with love.
www.purbeckicecream.co.uk

Sam and the Frying Machine

www.samandthefryingmachine.co.uk

Quality Fish and Chips.

Saveurs des Crepes

www.saveurdescrepes.co.uk
twitter.com/saveurdescrepes

Create fresh pancakes and galettes made to order with sweet and savoury fillings. Delicious homemade smoothies. Gluten free, lactose free and vegan options.

Sol Bakery

Local organic bakery serving slow cooked beef and delicious fresh salads, with a south American twist.

www.solbakeryandcafe.co.uk

RETAIL

The Emporium

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www.classicracingspirit.com

Limited edition spirits and sculptures of WW2.

Barrie Pictures

www.barriepictures.co.uk

Reproduction Victorian and Edwardian prints of towns and villages in the south west.

Bee Wrap

www.beewrap.co.uk

Beeswax wraps, candles and handmade eco products.

Bull Mill Studio

Chalk stream paintings and mixed media drawings by Nick Andrew. Wildlife paintings on reclaimed wood by Tanya Hinton.

www.nickandrew.co.uk
www.tanyahinton.co.uk

Cozi

www.cozi.org.uk

Stylish women’s clothing.

Debussie Boutique

Ladies clothing and accessories.

Downton Distillery

www.downtondistillery.co.uk

Locally made Explorers Gin and Vodka.

ebo

100% natural British made aromatherapy products.

www.ebobeauty.com

Elly Harvey Silver

www.ellyharveysilver.com 

Handmade sterling silver and solid gold for men and women.

Fireside Events

www.firesideevents.co.uk

Toys, swords, shields and armour.

George Blonde

www.georgeblonde.com

Handpainted personalised framed books.

Guillotine England

www.guillotine-England.co.uk

British luxury brand, specialising in designing and creating gilets for men and women.

Hogger Mead

www.nidhoggermead.co.uk

As seen on dragons den.
Full flavoured, sweet and smooth mead.

Lighthearted

www.light-hearted.co.uk

Recycled metal garden sculptures.

Little Plum

www.littleplum.co.uk

Handmade luxury notice boards and picture frames.

Love from Kate

www.lovefromkate.co.uk

Liberty print ties, bow ties, hankies, bibs and more.

Love Your Rocks

www.loveyourrocks.com

Hand crafted freshwater pearls, semi precious stones, and crystal jewellery.

Meencanta

www.meencanta.co.uk

Handcrafted and mixed metal gemstone jewellery.

Miggles

www.miggle2020.com

Marseille Soaps, ethically produced baskets and Moroccan ceramics.

Oystera

www.oystera.co.uk

Hand painted oyster and scallop shells, trinket dishes, salt and pepper holders and photo frames.

P and G Hats

www.pandghats.co.uk

Ladies and gentlemen’s hats to suit all budgets and occasions.

Past Adventures

www.past-adventures.co.uk

Leather goods and historical living replicas.

Butler and Murray

Vintage goods and Antiques.
Eclectic mix to suite all budgets and taste.

Push Punjali

Handcrafted collection of homewares from around the world.

www.pushpunjalitrading.com

Stanley Biggs

www.stanleybiggs.co.uk

British made and vintage inspired clothing

Tim Scott Bolton

www.timscottbolton.co.uk

Local artist painting exhibition.

Twizzell

www.twizzell.co.uk

As seen in Tatler gift guide.
Cards, linens, candles, dressing gowns and rugs.


WATERSTONES BOOK TENT

Embark on literary adventures that span the globe and the ages… you might even be lucky enough to meet your favourite author as they sign books.