A Cheese Shop and Deli in Coleford, the Forest of Dean

Large cheese selection from local & further afield. Local beers & ciders.  Pates, Meats & Salamis. Sweet & Savoury Snacks. Coffees & teas to enjoy at home. Lots of lovely cooking ingredients.

Come in and try a little bit of what takes your fancy!

we love cheese

Everything about cheese, the taste, the texture. Hard cheese. Soft Cheese. Goats. Sheep. Vegetarian. Pasteurised. Unpasteurised.  Cheese From the Forest and close to home. Guest Cheeses from around the UK and beyond. We aim to have everyones firm favourites and treat you to some new cheese adventures.

If it’s a cheese you haven’t tried before or would like to discover some new cheese flavours, just ask and have a little taste – you may just find a new favourite. If you don’t try it, you’ll never know!

cider & ales from the forest & Beyond

What goes better with after a long walk or ride in The Forest than a good beer or cider? Obviously with some great cheese!

Stocking local beers and ciders from producers in the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley, and also some interesting guest beers, we want you to taste and enjoy regular favourites, some specials and also some new ones you may not have seen before.

Homemade bakes

We freshly make our quiches and sausages rolls every day (except for Mondays), as well as some extra delights on weekends, like shortbread or mackerel pâté, perfect for any picnic or buffet.

We only make a limited supply to ensure freshness and minimal waste, but are very happy to reserve if you give us a call, or we can bake to order with 24 hours notice.  Just give us a call on 01594 833001.



Latest From Our Blog

The beginning

The beginning

As you can see, the shop is currently empty of cheese and beer and we are going to have a busy and fun few weeks building the inside to get ready for opening in the early Spring.

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Are you a Supplier?

We’re looking for suppliers, as local as we can.  If you have something you think would be A great addition in the forest deli, please do get in touch.



01594 833001


4 Market Place
GL16 8AQ

Opening Hours

Monday – Saturday: 9am – 5pm
Sunday:  Closed

Forest Deli:

4 Market Place
GL16 8AQ

01594 833001