Northumberland is famed for its locally produced seasonal produce from lamb, beef and game to fresh fish including mussels and salmon. And don't forget to sample the treats such as the beers and the ice cream!
There are a whole host of tea rooms, coffee shops and local pubs. if you're bringing a picnic, why not stock up at a local farm shop such as Kielder Organic Meats (01434 220 435). Kielder Village Shop also has plenty of provisions.
- The Forest Bar and Kitchen formerly The Boat Inn restaurant & bar at Kielder Waterside serves good pub food.
- Wafflemeister formerly Cafe on the water at Tower Knowe Visitor Centre is perfect for lunch or coffee breaks.
- Kielder Castle Cafe at Kielder Castle Visitor Centre offers hearty warming meals.
Don't forget to check opening times as they vary seasonally.
Falstone village has Falstone Tearoom for meals and fresh cakes. The Black Cock Country Inn has a licensed bar and rosette a la carte restaurant.
In Stannersburn, The Pheasant Inn is famed for its bistro style food.