Over Farm Market is located just outside Gloucester on the A40 and next to Dog at Over AKA the Toby Carvery. It is a very useful place to shop if you like fresh, local food. They stock the farm shop with fresh locally grown fruit, vegetables and meat products, delicatessen and a bakery.
Over Farm Market in Gloucester
We detail the major sections of the farm shop below.
Fruit & Vegetables
The farm shop stocks seasonal fruit and vegetables, they grow many of these on the farm itself. The displays here are always enticing and full of fresh produce.
Butcher for local meal & game
Over has its own butchers with some locally sourced meats including lamb, beef and pork. Wild boar steaks and venison are the game options at the butcher’s counter. They have an excellent selection of beef products, including sirloin steak, T-Bone steaks, and beef rib joints.
Deli Counter at Over Farm Shop
The deli has a wide selection of local cheeses from standard mature cheddar, feta, brie, Stilton and many other options. They also stock handmade pork pies and many options for handmade scotch eggs.
Bakery for fresh bread
The bakery sells some very nice bread, I just enjoyed a baguette and have some nice-looking bread for in the week. This often includes white, brown and granary loaves, however they are popular and may run out.
Other Local Food Produced in Gloucestershire
The shop stocks many locally made sauces, dressings, mustards and jams for you to choose from, too many to choose from but look delicious.
The shop sells a selection of locally made drinks, including fruit based options. They also stock locally produced alcoholic beverages. For example, beers brewed in Gloucester, Cheltenham and the Forest of Dean. This includes some great beers from Gloucester Brewery.
Where in Gloucester ?
Address – Oven Farm Market, Over, Gloucester GL2 8DB
Website – www.overfarm.co.uk
My Shopping From Over Farm Shop
I purchased a wonderful variety for the week at the farm shop. This included some wild boar, fresh asparagus, salad, big jacket potatoes, cheese (Cheddar & Feta), humus, fresh bread, baguette, sweet potatoes, and some lamb chops.
Cooked With Over Farm Shop Produce
- Pan fried wild boar steak.
- Large baked potato stuffed with avocado salsa that including tomatoes, avocado, mustard, spring onion and seasoning.
- Served with asparagus.