Specialist cider shops

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The following is a list of some specialist cider shops:


North England


  • Jug and Bottle, Main Street, Bubwith, East Yorkshire, YO8 6LX. Tel: (01757) 289707.

Ciders sold in bottles and on draught from Biddenden, Cornish Orchards, Olivers, Moorland Farm, Weston's, Skidbrooke, Once Upon A Tree, Gwynt y Ddraig, and more!


  • Real Ale Shop, 47 Lovat Road, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 6DQ. Tel: (01772) 201591.

Times Monday - Saturday 11am - 2pm & 5pm 10pm; Sundays 12noon - 2pm & 6pm - 10pm. Dave or Adrian stock Sheppys with other ciders, plus a selection of perrys. All are in bottles and there is no delivery.


  • York Beer Shop, 28 Sandringham Street, Fishergate, North Yorkshire, YO1O 4BA. Tel: (01904) 647136.

Jim & Eric stock five strong cider brands (Gwatkin, Burrow Hill, Sheppys & Gospel Oak) & have several varieties of each Maker. They have sparking varieties & cider brandy etc. as well. Collection only.

East Anglia


A new specialist cider shop selling a wide range of over 50 draught and bottled ciders and perries all year round,so now there's no need to wait for that occasional cider festival! Ciders producers available include: Once Upon A Tree, Olivers, Gwatkin, Richs, Gwynt Y Draig, Westons, Orchard Pig, Moles, Double Vision, Biddenden, Crones and more. Jams and chutneys from local producers are also available. Free delivery within 5 miles.


  • Bacchanalia, 90 Mill Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1 2BD. Tel: (01223) 315034. Email: ed@winegod.co.uk

We are a specialist beer & cider retail & wholesale shop. We stock a number of bottled local ciders & perrys, & a good selection of french ciders & perrys. We also have one draught cider available to take away at all times. We are also currently looking to expand our cider & mead range. Open Mon 2-8, Tues-Weds 11-8, Thurs-Sat 11-9, Sunday 2-7.

West Midlands


  • House of Fraser/Rackhams, Corporation Street, Birmingham, West Midlands. Tel: (0121) 236 3333.

'World Of Food' food hall in basement stocks around 5 different varieties of Sheppys, in 500ml bottles. Includes Dabinett, Kingston Black, Tremlett's Bitter, Taylor's Gold, Oakwood, Organic Dry and Medium, and Cider with Honey.

East Midlands


  • Budgens Mountsorrel, Granite Way, Mountsorrel, Leicestershire, LE12 7TZ. Tel: (01509) 416694 or (01509) 416695.

Andrew and Vanessa Fear run this Budgen's store just off the A6, which is where they also sells their own cider. Thirsty Farmer Cider is available in 500ml Bottles, 2.5 Litre Flagons and larger quantites for parties, festivals and public houses. There is also a new Farmer Fear's Premium Cider, which is slightly sparkling available in 750ml Bottles. More about thier cider here.

Greater London


  • Real Ale Ltd, 371 Richmond Road, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW1 2EF.

Stockist of Gwynt Y Ddraig and New Forest Cider and Perry. Range likely to increase.

South East


  • National Collection of Cider & Perry, Firle, East Sussex. Tel: (01323) 811324.

Rod Marsh hosts the National Collection with 100 ciders & perrys on draft and over 150 types of bottled ciders & perrys. Sells wholesale or direct to the public. No delivery. Ring to discuss requirements.



  • Fishleigh Farm Foods, Fishleigh Barton, Chapelton, Umberleigh, Devon, EX37 9DZ. Tel: (01769) 560242.

Bottles and flagons of Winkleigh, Hancocks and Sheppys cider, plus award winning pasties and real meat. Open Tues - Sat. Located 2 miles North of Umberleigh on A377.


  • Moor & More Beer, 11 Frankfort Gate, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 1QA. Tel: (01752) 222220.

Closing down. The last day of trading: Thursday 24th May 2012

Off licence selling bottles and flagons of real cider from over 50 different producers including Cornish Orchards, Countryman, Dorset Nectar, Healey's, Hecks, May's, Perry's, Polgoon, Sampford Courtenay, Sheppys, Sunnyhaye, Thatchers, Westons, Winkleigh and Yarde, as well as some industrial ciders such as Brothers, but the less said about them the better. Located in the city centre next to the Pannier Market. Open Monday to Saturday - for opening times and stock list with prices please see their website. Mail order no longer available.

  • Vineyards of Bordeaux, 6 Frontfield Crescent, Southway, Plymouth, Devon, PL6 6RY. Tel: (01752) 796128 or 07931 328908. Email: curzy69@hotmail.com

An English wine & cider specialist. Somerset Cider Brandy, Plymouth's main stockist. Please contact the above number for shop opening hours & 2010 Food & Drink Festivals. December to January 2010 20% discount.



Dick makes his own Broadlands Cider on the premises from apples grown in the adjacent orchard, and also sells other ciders from Lyme Bay, Thatchers, Avalon Vineyard, Black Rat and many others. Stocks Artisan Bread, Cheese, Chorizo, Chutney, pickles & relishes, Herbs, Honey, Ice cream, Jam & preserves, Meat, Olives, Potatoes, Sausages and more.


Bristol's specialist cider shop, stocking over 80 varieties of quality cider and perry. Next day delivery. Rolling selection of draught cider from £1.50 a pint, as well as cider brandy, cider chutney, cider vinegar, cider hampers and cider gifts. Everything made within 50 miles of Bristol by some of the finest cider-makers in the West Country. Also cider-making days, cider tours and cider events.

Canon Pyon

Canon Pyon stores has been running for a number of years, selling not only local produce but locally produced ale and cider. With more than 20 ciders available in-store, they now have the full range available online too! Real Drinks of England specialise in Cider produced within Herefordshire, including Westons, Dunkertons and Orgasmic Cider. All can be ordered online or bought in their little shop in Canon Pyon.


  • Marches Little Beer Shoppe, Ludlow, Shropshire. Tel: (01584) 878999.

Paul runs this wonderful outlet which deals directly with both the trade & the public. 30+ ciders & perrys are stocked primarily from Herefordshire (with just about every Producers represented) but also stocks New Forest and others. Delivery Three Counties (Gloucester/Hereford/Worchester), Shropshire, & Mid-Wales.


  • Abbey Stores 30 Salt Lane, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 1EG. Tel: (01722) 336984. Email: info@abbeystores.co.uk Map

We currently sell lots of nice food and drink but where we really specialise is in selling real beer and cider. Brothers, Legless, Sheppys and Normandy ciders stocked and also Westons ciders as takeouts by the pint. Containers can be supplied (30p). From 10th April 2006 we are the newest stockist of Rose Grant's fine Dorset ciders, available by the bottle or in a takeout. Free local delivery or we can courier parcels to anywhere in the UK.

Update 22/5/06 Now selling bottled Herefordshire ciders and perrys from Newtons and Butford Organics.

Update 26/8/06 Gregg's Pit Brown Snout & Dabinett cider added to the draught range at £1.65 per pint. Carry out containers are available for 30p.

N Ireland

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See also

For supermarkets, please see National supermarket chains