Click on each tab below for details.  Find our local cafes, takeaways, pubs, food suppliers etc. These are run by our friends, our families and our neighbours. Information on supporting these businesses is beside each. This might be leaving an online review, ordering online or sharing a referral. Each business has different needs and different ways you can help.

AJ’s Baked

Local coffee and cake shop, supplying sweet and savoury for collection or delivery in and around hailsham.

Business hours: 09:00-15:30 Mon-Sat

01323 819839 | Website | Facebook | Email

Aweside Farm
Local organic flower and vegetable farm

Local organic flower and vegetable farm based in Arlington. We grow using no dig methods and a range of cut and edible flowers, heritage fruit and vegetables, and culinary herbs.

Business hours: Contact us


Bake Temptations
Cakes and cake decorating. Cream Teas. 

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Bake Temptations is a home based cake business with a 5 star rating. Celebration cakes, Cupcakes, Cookies.

Cream Teas.

Gluten Free options may be available. Based in Boreham Lane, Boreham Street, East Sussex. Bake Temptations also supply GEO’s coffee shop in Herstmonceux.

Business hours: 9am to 5pm

07763 102079

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Bluebell Farmhouse Kitchen
Farm and kitchen

We are a small family business based on our farm in Arlington. We have a kitchen from which we were running cooking lessons and pop up lunches/dinners but now this has temporary stopped due to Covid 19. However we are busy planning our re-opening when we can, starting with lunches/afternoon tea and a woodland walk.

Also, we are writing lots of seasonal recipes which we will be able to share with you very shortly. On the farming side of the business we are still selling our free range, grass fed and additive free meat direct from our farm and also at the local virtual food market every Friday which all details on our meat is on the market website.

Of course, if you would like anymore information then please do phone us. Look forward to seeing you all soon, stay safe and well.

Business hours: 9.00am until 5pm Monday to Saturday, no lunchtime closing

01323 483145 | Website | Email

Cakes by Clo

I set up Cakes by Clo in February as I wanted to take my love for baking to the next level and share it with others. I enjoy experimenting with new ideas and love all things pretty 🌺

I offer homemade custom cakes and treats for all occasions, everything is freshly baked from my home kitchen in Hailsham and I hold a five star food hygiene rating

Business hours: Contact me

07714 391598 | Facebook | InstagramEmail

Chiddingly Village Shop and Cafe
Shop and café

Chiddingly Shop and cafe is run by volunteers. As well as being able to buy fresh bread, milk, eggs, meat and essentials here, we also serve delicious Red Roaster take away coffees and other take away drinks and food. Our opening hours are reduced at the moment but we hope to gradually extend these opening hours.

Business hours: Mon-Fri 8am to 1pm, Sat 9am to 12.30pm

01825 872949

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Elizabeth Caton Food and Wine

We are a catering company based in East Sussex. We cater for weddings, dinner parties, canape parties and all other kinds of celebration!

+44 7989 540543 | Website | Instagram

Folkington's Drinks
Juices and mixers

Folkington's is one of East Sussex's best known drinks brands, making high quality fruit juices, soft drinks, tonic waters and other mixers. We are an independent, family-run business and our aim is to give our customers an experience they will love. We’re  passionate about sourcing specific fruit varieties and botanicals from the same farmers and the same regions each year. Everything we make is backed up by our uncompromising respect for quality, with provenance and sustainability at our core. By selecting interesting varieties, our drinks have a unique and distinctive character and taste.

Business hours: 9am to 5pm

01323 485602 | Website | Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | Email

Hidden Spring Vineyard

Boutique vineyard, winery and shop in Horam. Open as a wine bar and wine shop, plus available for hire for parties, weddings, wakes and business meetings. Drop in for a glass of wine when you're passing.

Business hours: Tues-Sun 10-5

01435 813078 | Website | Facebook | Instagram | Email

King's Head Cacklebury
Pub and Online shop

We are open!
Our revised opening hours are:
Monday to Friday:   4.30 - 11pm
Saturday:  12 - 11pm
Sunday:    12 - 10pm

Please visit our website for important information.

Our online Pub Shop will remain open and run alongside the pub.​ We will continue to supply a range of fresh and grocery items and you will still be able to order our home-made range. Click HERE to visit our online shop
Order online, pay by card, we will call you when your order is ready to collect.
Simple and safe with minimal contact.
Our collection days are Tuesdays & Fridays. Please submit your order by *3pm* on the day before a collection day.
If you can't find an item online, send us a message via our website's contact form and we will let you know whether we are able to supply it.

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Pizza Leonati
Pizza company

We are still functioning as a home delivery service in the Hailsham area and can provide meals onsite if necessary.

Business hours: contact us

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Sylvia's Kitchen
Luxury and Bespoke Wedding Cake Designer

We are based in Hellingly, with a dedicated kitchen, 5 Food Hygiene Rating and a Member of the Sugarcraft Guild, with twenty five years experience

Business hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

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The Village Shop Upper Dicker Ltd
Shop and café

We offer takeaway food & drinks in addition to all the produce you could expect from a lively little village shop. We particularly love supporting local growers & suppliers, so anyone wanting to shop-local is appreciated. We sell local cider, honey, jam, bread, eggs, fruit juice, sausages, gin, ales, etc. And likewise if you're a local supplier -please be in touch.  We are working to improve our takeaway options too -especially for picnic-type meals. We make our own; scotch eggs, quiche, pasties, cream teas, sandwiches, cakes slices, etc. So swing by or give us a call if that's what you fancy.

Business hours: Weekdays: 8.00-17.00   Saturday: 9.00-15.00

01323 844352 | Website | Facebook | Instagram 

The Wealden Kitchen

We are a catering business, supplying delivered teas and grazing boxes currently and have done throughout lockdown.  Deliveries are socially distanced and can be individually packed.  When the Covid situation permits we can offer the full range of catering including dinner parties in peoples own homes and buffet options.

Business hours: 7 days a week, 7-10pm (where appropriate)


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