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Delivery? Online Yoga? Here’s what’s open for business

Support local businesses and order yourself a few treats. I don't know about you, but my Saturday takeaway is the highlight of my week right now!

At this time of uncertainty, we want to keep you updated with what’s happening in Herts & Beds (because, let’s be honest, nobody really has a clue). We also want to do everything we possibly can to support all the amazing local businesses that may be struggling.

This page will be regularly updated with all the info we can find on who’s still open for business. Please use it as a crib sheet of how you can support your favourite hangouts and independents – by picking up a takeaway, purchasing a couple of style pick-me-ups online, or signing up to a great online yoga class. Be sure you let us know if we’ve missed anyone off the list in the comments below.

Roll call, please!

Food & Drink (inc. DELIVERIES!)

Fantastic curry house, Kanan’s Kitchen, Boxmoor, is taking deliveries as normal. Time for a curry fix, we think.

Popular Italian, Nonnas, Woburn Sands, is offering a great takeaway menu of sharing style italian dishes – think lasagne, pasta bakes and pizza. So now you can get your hands on a little slice of the dolce vita. One for the weekend we think.

The Woburn Wine Cellar, errr Woburn, is offering some great home delivery deals and free same day delivery within five miles of the shop.

Letchworth’s wonderful baker, The Cakey Lady, is still taking orders for delivery or collection. Yum!

Although the bar is closed, the team at the Garden City Brewery have hopped to it (get it?) to offer takeaway and delivery brews Thursday – Saturday.

The Khoi Khoi Bar & Brai, Letchworth, is offering its full food and drinks menu for home delivery. Call 01462 337813 for more details.

Dunstable-based Fine Dine In are now delivering food fit for a king (or a local celeb) directly to your door. Perfect for a special occasion.

Miss Green Fingers is offering groceries, fruit and veg, cakes and other delectables delivered to your door. See the online order section of the website for more.

Little Hadham Stores is still open for business. This tiny, traditional village grocers is taking orders online and can deliver locally.

Craft & Cleaver, St Albans. Delivery is back up and running at this brilliant rib and burger joint – with a bit of a difference. Every Friday the team will be delivering a different ‘Barbecue Feast Set Menu’ for 2 or 4 to enjoy at home. Order Monday – Thursday – call on 07896 741502.

Tabure, St Albans – Operating a delivery only takeaway service.

Taste of Vietnam, St Albans – is offering weekend collection menus. Three courses will set you back £15.00, with a la carte options also available. Free delivery in St Albans only between 6:30pm to 7:30pm when you order £40.00 otherwise it will be £2.50. Call 07507671376

Dylans Kings Arms, St Albans – The delivery service is currently fully subscribed, but keep your eyes glued to their Instagram, as it’s sure to be taking on more orders soon!

Three Piece Bar, Berkhamsted, is taking orders for pre-bottled cocktails delivered right to your doorstep. And there’s 20% off with the code STAYHOME. Welcome to the weekend!

Awesome St Albans’ pizza outfit Peddling pizzas is running delivery services within the city. Please check in on their Instagram or give them a ring ( 07971 081 189 ) to find out the days and areas.

Wonderful St Albans wine shop, Flagship Wines, is delivering vino nationwide, or you can collect your order from the shop

The Cake Hole, Hitchin, is offering home delivery, including cakes (of course) and awesome Chocolate Survival Kits £30 £40 £50(for sharing only)😜

CJs Home Delivery normally deliver fresh supplies to cafes and restaurants, but are now running a home delivery shopping service. Sounds delicious.

While Lussman’s restaurants are temporarily closed *sob*, the team is offering a ‘To Go’ service (covering St Albans, Harpenden, Hertford, Hitchin, and from next week, Tring), which includes ‘ready-to-cook’ chilled Lussmanns dishes, fresh fish, veg boxes, bread, cheese, coffee, wine, beer and soft drinks. Please email andrei@lussmanns.com

Fox & Hounds, Hunsdon – this innovative establishment’s weekend takeaway options now run to pies, burgers, curry, Sunday lunch, fruit and veg, eggs, bread and local beer, oh and most importantly WINE. What’s not to like. 01279 843999

The Brewery Tap, Ferneux Pelham – the pop-up shop continues its good work with a collection service.

Bethnal & Bec – lockdown sale for future bookings – see the website for a late summer (?!?) deal.

Coffee & Wine Boxmoor, Hemel Hempstead, is now offering Tue/Fri/Sat deliveries of bread and coffee bags – click here for online orders

From the team behind great Herts sushi hangouts zer0sushi comes Zero Guilt – delivering guilt free local groceries right to your door. 

Tring Winery is making deliveries. Online orders will be delivered free to doorsteps within 10 miles of Tring. The tasting room & shop are sadly closed for now.

P E Mead & Sons Farm Shop, Tring, is offering a collection & home delivery service for the most vulnerable members of the community, such as elderly people, Frontline NHS staff and vulnerable families. For the rest of us, the Farmshop is still open!

Eastwoods of Berkhamsted is taking online meat orders.

Culture Bakery is delivering fresh bread & pastries to Tring and nearby small villages. See website for dets.

Puddingstone Distillery, Wilstone, is selling it’s brilliant Campfire Gin online, and, even better, there’s free delivery on orders that include a 50cl bottle or 3 x 10cl gift pack (use code SPRING20).

Mad Squirrel Brewery, St Albans, is delivering as normal and offering click and collect at the Brewery.

The Hitchin Deli (The Little Deli) is delivering everyday essentials and little luxuries to homes in Hitchin. And you get a super-cute tote bag with every order! email social@hitchindeli.co.uk for more info.

Fussy and Baer, Hitchin, is offering home delivery of coffee beans, home brewing kit, and cakes and donuts. Yum.

Kings Arms, Tring, is offering a takeaway and delivery menu to Tring and the local areas. Please call the pub on 01442 823318

Beechwood Fine Foods, Tring, is offering daily deliveries of bread, eggs, fruit and veg and cheese as well as long life produce, such as Sarah’s Jams, preserves and chutneys or Ashridge honey.

Mazzicle Cupcakes is offering contactless delivery. Please email mazzicle.cupcakes@gmail.com for more details.

Wee Vinoteca is taking wine delivery orders online, with orders landing on doorsteps on Wednesdays and Fridays.

HOME & GARDEN

Tobias Oliver Interiors, is offering a free online design service – something to keep you entertained in lockdown!

Blacks of Sopwell, St Albans, is offering free local delivery on their fab home interiors pieces.

Homewares boutique Home by Rachel is offering free delivery on all orders over £20.

Burston Garden Centre is offering special offer plant packages and free local delivery.

The lovely Hitchin-based florist, Sarah Maylin Flowers is able to offer flowers for funerals and general bouquets for local delivery, with 10% of profits donated to the NHS. Please contact Sarah on 07780 858288 or info@sarahmaylinflowers

Willlow & Blossom Floral Design is taking orders online for bouquets, hanging basket plant sets and plant boxes. Time to get some colour in your life! They are currently delivering 15 miles of Silsoe. Please email info@willowandblossomfloral.co.uk

Rebecca Morgan Garden Design is offering bespoke planting plans and online consultations and you can order trailing hanging basket plant sets.

The wonderful Welwyn Florist is still taking orders online via their webshop, for local delivery.

BOUTIQUES & STYLE

Vida Eco Shop (normally appearing at Hemel Old Town Market & Pop Up Bazaar Berko) is still selling natural, plastic free products online. They will also deliver to your door in Hemel Hempstead and Berkhamsted.

Harriet Kelsall Bespoke Jewellery is still very much open for business. In fact, the team has been taking and designing commisisons remotely for some time now! They even have a live sketching tool, which allows you to enjoy a consultation form your sofa. And, don’t go telling everyone, but they’re offering 25% off dress jewellry with code Spring. Thanks guys!

Women’s Society, Hertford – open for online orders and 25% off almost everything!

Independent boutique, Rubarb, Hitchin, is taking orders via their Insta page.

Gingerlillie Boutique, Hertford, is open for online orders.

The Dressing Room, St Albans, is open for online orders and there’s 10% off with code STEVIE10

Chloe James Lifestyle, St Albans, is taking online orders with 10% of sales donated to the NHS. Nice one!

Shimmering Ivory is offering online/video wedding dress consultations

Moo Boutique, Tring is offering online style consults, web parties and are still taking orders online!

ACTIVITIES

The Mill House, Hertford, has online art boxes available to download! linktr.ee/themillhousehertford . Craft kits and art boxes are also available to buy online.

Core Control Pilates, Hertford, is offering online classes to whip your core into shape.

Lauren Heinz Roe Yoga is offering brilliant online yoga classes for a £5 minimum donation – got to save the pennies right now! Message her on Instagram for more details.

Oglee Poglee is offering their Creative Heroes Club kids downloads – save lovable monster Oglee Poglee from various dilemmas using objects from the recycling bin! Nice idea

Our Bookshop, Tring, is taking online orders and offering free local delivery.

The Vic, Hitchin – Tune in to the pub’s FACEBOOK live stories on Weds at 8pm for an online pub quiz.

* all are correct at time of writing, but please double check before heading out.

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8 comments on “Delivery? Online Yoga? Here’s what’s open for business”

  • Nina Wardrop March 26, 2020

    Hi, Little Hadham Stores is still open for business. We are a tiny, traditional village grocers providing fresh, local, seasonal food to Bishop’s Stortford and our surrounding villages. Our usual events have, of course, had to be cancelled, but the online food ordering system has been adapted, we’re taking additional hygiene precautions and social distancing measures are in place to try to limit the spread of this horrible disease and we can deliver locally. Our website is here: https://little-hadham-stores.simpleshop.com/ and our mailing list with our weekly specials is here: https://mailchi.mp/97ebf80e19c8/lhstores.

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    • sophiemc April 22, 2020

      Thanks so much Nina! I’ll add it in to this weeks update!

      Sophie X

      Reply
  • Lucy April 17, 2020

    Quite a few Letchworth businesses are doing collection/delivery including The Cakey Lady, Garden City Brewery, Khoi Khoi Bar, Alloro Restaurant and Miss Green Fingers…

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    • sophiemc April 22, 2020

      Thanks so much Lucy – I’ll take a look now! SX

      Reply
  • Zoe Wiggins April 17, 2020

    Vida Eco Shop is normally found at Hemel Old Town Market, Berko Pop Up Bazaar and was due to be at St Albans and Leighton Buzzard Vegan markets. They are still selling their natural, plastic free products online at http://www.vidaecoshop.com. You can find organic skin care, hair care, dental care, cleaning products and much more. They will also deliver to your door in Hemel Hempstead and Berkhamsted. info@vidaecoshop.com

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    • sophiemc April 22, 2020

      Thanks Zoe! Putting it in this week’s update now! X

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  • Nina Wardrop April 23, 2020

    Thank you for mentioning us Sophie.

    Reply
  • Jo Kidd May 10, 2020

    Hi, Berkhamsted Arts & Crafts are doing deliveries when orders placed over the phone. Whats App is used to share pictures whilst chatting on the phone to ensure the right products are picked and to see all the options. 01442866632 orders@bacshop.co.uk. For all your paint, wool, craft materials and more…

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