Welcome to Wells Stores-a farm shop and café located at Peach Croft farm in Abingdon on Thames.

Our farmshop is famous for its range of award-winning cheeses as well as fresh, local fruit and vegetables, deli counter and lots of delicious products*.

The café serves freshly roasted coffee, tea, soft drinks, wine and beer together with a selection of freshly baked treats, light lunches and sandwiches.

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Wells Stores is famous for its wide range of British and European cheeses sourced directly from small producers and suppliers that share our passion for sustainable farming, traditional techniques and practices that support farming communities.

Our shop shelves are packed with all the cheese accompaniments you’ll need including crackers and chutneys as well as delicious, homemade jams.

Our farm shop stocks delicious foods and edible gifts, which where possible, have been produced ethically by small artisan producers who create exquisite, quality ingredients combined with traditional craft skills. 



We are proud to offer an extensive range of cheeses….the best for miles around…

Our selection of British cheeses is second to none and our cheddar range include: Montgomery Cheddar, Isle of Mull, Cheddar Gorge to name but a few!

Colston Bassett Stilton, Bix, Waterloo, Wigmore, Spenwood, Rachel’s Goat Cheese, Dorset Blue Vinny and Wyfe of Bath are just some of the other delicious British cheeses we stock.

Brie de Meaux, Comte and Gruyere are always available. 

We really do have a superb selection of cheeses which we are constantly adding to and regularly have specials to choose from, a member of our well trained Wells Stores team will be happy to provide free tastings for you to sample from our extensive range before you buy. Why not pop in for a try soon! 



We pride ourselves on using fresh ingredients and locally sourced where possible. Serving breakfast dishes, light lunches, cakes and snacks, we also offer a specials menu which changes regularly.

From bacon rolls, homemade soups, sourdough cheese toasties and salads…we have something for everyone!

Seating available inside and also outside during the summer months. 




Cath Nicholson took over Wells Stores in April 2016. After training as a professional chef in the USA, she has spent the last 25 years cooking, reading, teaching, writing and dreaming about food…not to mention eating!

Wells Stores was originally the local village shop in Streatley, run by the Wells sisters, hence the name! In 1953, the shop was taken over by Major Patrick Rance.

The monacled Major is famous in the cheese world and largely credited with saving the artisan cheese culture in Britain with his passion and charisma.

In 1990, the business moved to Abingdon, under the management of Gill Draycott. In 1999, she moved the business to Peach Croft Farm and since then the business continues to grow.


Breakfast served daily from
8.30am to 11.00am

Freshly squeezed orange juice 2.95

Granola, yoghurt, fruit and honey 3.95

Toasted sourdough, butter and jam 1.95

Freshly baked scone, jam and cream or
butter 2.50

2 eggs poached or scrambled with sourdough toast 3.95
Add bacon 5.50

2 poached eggs and smashed avocado on
sourdough toast 6.95

Omelette with 2 fillings
Ham/cheese/mushrooms/ tomato on
sourdough or with salad 6.95

Bacon sandwich 3.50

Many of our ingredients are sourced locallyWe make everything fresh and delicious to order.
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Lunch Menu served daily from 12 to 2pm

Mixed Olives 1.50
Bread and butter 1.95

Homemade soup of the day with warm bread and
butter 4.95

Avocado and crispy bacon or blue cheese salad
with croutons 8.95

Roasted red pepper and goat cheese salad, basil
oil and pine nuts 8.95

Quiche of the day with salad and house dressing 8.95

Cheese toastie – a delicious mix of cheese on
sourdough with a hint of onion. Served with a
salad and house dressing 6.50

Daily Specials  please see the board
Desserts 4.95
Chocolate brownie, warm chocolate sauce and ice cream
Meringues, cream and fruit
Affogato – Ice cream and espresso
Home made cakes, cookies etc  please ask


Wells Stores Farm Shop and Cafe is located at Peach Croft Farm, Abingdon OX14 2HP

New hours of trading from 1st October are 8.30am to 5pm.

Last orders in the cafe at 4pm

We will be open on Sundays during the Farm PYO season so watch this space for opening times.

Should you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact us using the form below

CALL 01235 535978 OR email us HERE


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