Planning on watching the UEFA Euro 2020 games? Of course you are. This means that you’ll need food to fuel the occasion! Exeter has all you need for a scrumptious Euros 2021, we’ve put together all the tips you need…

Cook up a BBQ storm

It isn’t a garden gathering without delicious food, right? Luckily for you, in Exeter we have fantastic local producers with ingredients for the perfect BBQ.

Head to Darts Farm Shopping Village and pick out fresh meat and veggies for your BBQ, don’t forget to treat yourself to a sweet treat for dessert! If someone in your party is a cheese lover and you want to impress them, purchase a selection of cheeses from Quicke’s which won’t disappoint. After all, these cheesemakers have been in the business for 500 years.

If you’d like fresh bread to accompany your feast, look no further than One Mile Bakery or Boatyard Bakery and Café who are the experts when it comes to delicious homemade bread. Lastly, you need condiments of course! Check out Otter Vale's chutneys, jams and jellies - the perfect sweet addition to your banquet. 

Alternatively, pop to Bernaville Nurseries and pick up your pre-packed picnic boxes! These feature locally-produced goodies including fresh fruit, sweet cakes, savoury treats and more! These delightful boxes cost £25 and can be ordered by phoning the Lilypond Restaurant on 01392 851326. Order by 4pm for next day collection - click here to see what to expect.

Grab your cool refreshments

We're sure you're thinking of what drinks you'd like to serve to your friends and family during the Euros. Why not pick up a variety of ales from Exeter Brewery, our city's very own organic real ale. If you fancy a something a little fruitier, place your Exeter Gin order for a refreshing botanical hit. Visit their website for tongue-tingling cocktails to impress your guests!

Order a delicious takeaway

If you aren't up for cooking, fear not as Exeter has plenty of restaurants offering takeaway and click & collect services - allowing you to experience the taste of Exeter in your own home. Whether you fancy a juicy burger, vietnamese street food, a Sunday lunch or pizza, you're spoilt for choice:

Visit each restaurant's website for further information, you're welcome!

Freshen up your dinner party...

Want to cook something new for your Euros guests, with a little help? Check out Rockfish's fresh seafood experience boxes. Delivered straight to your door, these boxes include all the ingredients you need to cook a fabulous seafood dinner - the Mitch Tonks way! Click here to order yours.


Darts Farm Shopping Village
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Darts Farm

Darts Farm is a vibrant, nationally award-winning Farm Shop based in the historic estuary town of Topsham, overlooking the beautiful Clyst Valley. A unique lifestyle shopping experience with a working farm at its heart, Darts Farm showcases the best food and drink the region has to offer and is home to a selection of handpicked specialist retailers. These include The AGA Shop, Fired Earth, Orange Tree, Cotswold, RSPB, Energy Hair and the Treatment Loft.

One Mile Bakery Exeter
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One Mile bakery

Amazing handmade bread, soups & preserves delivered in Exeter by bike & inspirational baking classes.

Emma's Bread at the Boatyard Bakery & Café
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Small artisan bakery specialising in sourdough bread with integral café overlooking Exeter's historic ship canal.

Otter Vale Products
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A selection of Otter Vale products

Makers of the celebrated Devon (Onion and Pineapple) Chutney and Devon Fire Chutney, Otter Vale are a third generation family business. Our range of delicious hand-made, gluten-free, award-winning chutneys, savoury jellies, mustards and more, is created with dedication and passion by our small team in our SALSA-approved kitchen 15 minutes outside Exeter.

Exeter Gin
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Exeter Gin presented in a glass with ice and a lime

Winner of the award for Best Classic Gin at the Great British Food Awards 2020, Exeter's own premium gin is made in small batches and produced in a traditional copper still.

On The Waterfront
On the Waterfront, Exeter - taken from across the Quay

Perched on the edge of the historic Exeter Quayside, we are housed on the ground floor of a magnificent 19th century warehouse. This building and many like it nearby served the booming woollen industry of the mid 19th century.

Pink Moon
Pink Moon Club sign

COVID-19 Update: Pink Moon Café​​​​​​ is re-opening for indoor dining on 17th May. All day dining, drinking & fun. Grab a healthy lunch to go, enjoy delicious home-made Californian food in our restaurant or party with us until the early hours in our after dark club.

Pho, Exeter
A selection of Pho dishes

Pho is small and informal yet serves great value, deliciously healthy and authentically prepared Vietnamese food!

The Lamb Inn
The Lamb Inn

A real country pub with great food, open fires, beautiful gardens & large rooms that would put some 5* hotels to shame; at affordable rates.

The Flat
The Flat

The Flat is an atmospheric independent pizza restaurant on fore street serving freshly prepared hand stretched vegetarian and vegan pizzas.

View of Princesshay from the car park

Local cuisine and global flavours, there’s something on the menu for everyone at Princesshay. With an abundance of cafes and restaurants to choose from, you can treat yourself to stunning food and drink, views of Exeter Cathedral and the Roman wall.

The Oddfellows
The Oddfellows drinks

Only a stone's throw away around the corner from the hustle and bustle of Exeter High Street, our independent, relaxed and friendly gastro bar will be sure to please.

Route 2 Café Bar
Route 2 Cafe dining area

Notably one of the top cafe’s in Topsham. Our laidback, pet-friendly atmosphere will draw you in whilst a delicious selection of homemade cakes and local tea and coffee will entice you to stay.

Taste of South Street
Taste of South Street street view

Taste of South Street is a bar & kitchen in the heart of Exeter with fantastic views from our courtyard of the Cathedral. We are an independently owned and operated bar and kitchen with a strong focus on using fresh local ingredients, producers and suppliers. We are fully licensed and looking to introduce live music events in 2021 on a regular occasion.

Queen St Dining
Queen St Dining entrance

From dawn ‘til dusk and to supper and beyond, Queen St Dining is the perfect location for Exeter’s food-loving residents and city visitors to sample the finest fare from local food heroes and unique cuisines in cool casual dining destinations

Bernaville Nurseries
Afternoon Tea at Bernaville Nurseries

The Lilypond restaurant offers a beautiful setting to enjoy a hearty breakfast, a delicious lunch or afternoon tea. Enjoy morning coffee or a light bite for lunch in the café.

Rockfish Exeter
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Amongst the treats at this consistently award-winning restaurant are sustainably sourced and locally landed seafood, often cooked within hours of being caught. From your table by the Quayside enjoy simple, relaxed, ingredient-driven quality food for the whole family.



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