Local produce


The Scottish Borders is home to a host of specialist producers creating a wide variety of products and it’s all right here on your doorstep.  There are many local sources of the highest quality food ranging from hand-made confectionery, traditional cheeses and real ale to organic poultry, wild game and the freshest fish. 


Farmers Markets in the Scottish Borders

Hawick Farmers Market – 3rd Saturday of the month, 9.30am – 2pm, Civic Space, Heart of Hawick
Jedburgh Farmers Market – 1st Friday of the month, 9.30am - 1pm, Market Place
Kelso Farmers Market - 4th Saturday of the month, 9.30am - 1.30pm, Kelso Town Square
Peebles Farmers Market - 2nd Saturday of the month, 9.30 - 1.30pm, Eastgate Car park

Local Retailers 

Pop into local retailers and food outlets for a fresh selection of Borders produce!
A & A Caldwell, Ice-cream, Innerleithen
Home made ice cream
T: 01896 830382

Broughton Ales, Broughton
Independent brewery - extensive range of beer, stout and lager
T: 01899 830345

JR Mitchell & Son, Kelso
Local produce including meats, deli, cheeses etc
T: 01573 224109

Reiver Country Farm Foods, Reston, Nr Duns
Specialises in sale of meat and produce direct from the farm
T: 01890 761355
Teviot Smokery and Water Gardens, Eckford, Nr Kelso
Smoked fare - salmon, trout, smoked, chicken, homemade pate and cheese
T: 01835 850253

Thisselcockrig Farm Shop, Whitsome, Nr Duns
Vegetables and soft fruit in season
T: 01980 870370

Online Retailers 
Your Great Food, West Linton
Quality food, wine and cookware
Local Producers
Fruit and Vegetables (organic)

Tweed Valley Organics, Greenlaw
Veg boxes, fruit, eggs and more delivered to your door
T: 01361 810503

Whitmuir Farm Shop, Lamancha, Nr West Linton
Locally produced organic meat, soft fruit and vegetables.
T: 01968 661908
Fruit and Vegetables

Border Berries, Nr Kelso
Farm fresh fruit in season
T: 01835 823763
Meat (organic)

Fast Castle Organic Soay Lamb, Coldingham
Organic Soay Lamb
T: 01890 771210
Peelham Farm Produce, Foulden
Free-range rare-breed pork, lamb, mutton and field-raised veal
T: 01890 781328
Whitmuir Farm Shop, Lamancha, Nr West Linton
Beef, lamb, pork, mutton & seasonal Kelly Bronze turkeys
T: 01968 661908

Meat, naturally reared

Alemill Farm Fresh Geese, Eyemouth
Christmas Geese
T: 01890 771275

Hardiesmill Aberdeen Angus, Kelso
Aberdeen Angus beef, speciality pies, cured and smoked meats
T: 01573 410797
Kezie Ltd, Duns
Ostrich meat and specialist products
T: 01361 884006
Liddesdale Free Range, Newcastleton
Free range chickens, Shorthorn beef, lamb, pork & bacon
T: 013873 76210


Playfair Farms, Kelso
Boxed free range beef, lamb and pork
T: 01573 440364

Reiver Country Farm Foods, Reston, Nr Duns
Beef, lamb, pork & bacon
T: 01890 761355.
Butchers / Fishmongers

Scottish Borders butchers and fishmongers generally supply local meat and fish respectively. Please ask for details.


Kezie Ltd, Duns
Specialist meats and game products
T: 01361 884006

Dairy products

Cool As . . . . . , Galashiels
Delicious farmhouse ice cream and sorbets
T: 01896 860244

Giacopazzi's, Eyemouth
Gold medal winning ice cream and sorbets
T: 018907 50317

Mackeys of Eyemouth
Ice cream and sorbets
T: 018907 51142

Standhill Farmhouse Cheeses, Nr Hawick
Chose from the infamous Roxburgh Roonie, Fatlips Castle Blue and Borders Brie!
T: 01835 870225

Stichill Jerseys, Kelso
Hard and soft cheeses, clotted cream, butter and pannacotta
T: 01573 470263

Orchard Farm Dairy, Hawick
Full range of milk and cream
T: 01450 373726


Whitmuir Farm Shop, Lamancha, Nr West Linton
Free range organic eggs
T: 01968 661908

Border Meringues, Jedburgh
Organic Meringues
T: 01573 440787

Broughton Ales, Broughton
T: 01899 830345
Cuddybridge Apple Juice, Innerleithen
T: 07522 424596

Bordersfields Ltd, Coldstream
Oleifeira - Cold pressed rapeseed oil
T: 01890 885010
 All details are correct at the point of print.   

Borders Food Network

The Scottish Borders Food Network was set-up in 2006 and involves local food businesses (producers, hoteliers, restaurateurs and food shops) committed to developing and showcasing the area’s food and drink.  Members range from producers, caterers or retailers and focus on the provision of high quality fine food and drink products from the Scottish Borders.   Further information on local producers, providers and events is listed on the website.  

Shopping Delights Await

Kelso farmers market

Whether you are searching for the finest food, unique fashion or quality crafts - you will be spoilt for choice and find excellent value for money, with a genuine warm welcome and helpful, friendly advice.


Find out more about some of the specialist retailers in the region by following the links below:

Arts and crafts
Food and drink
Garden Centres


Click on Shop Local to get a flavour of the treats that lie in store for you when visiting each of the Borders towns.