the lime tree deli, bridport

We are Andrew & Becky Hartley & from our little deli in Bridport we stock excellent local produce as well as the best of the rest.


All our food is freshly prepared by ourselves & we are passionate about serving the best local produce with a smile.


We are so lucky to have such an amazing Larder on our doorstep which we use extensively.


We love seeing the smiles on our customers faces when they are enjoying one of our great coffees or one of our lunchtime daily specials.

More than a café

We pride ourselves on our quality, local ingredients, which we use for all our catering from our in-store café to our wedding catering.


Relax and enjoy some lovingly prepared food using fine local ingredients. Or come in for a coffee and one of our home made cakes.


We have a fantastic range of local cheeses, from Blue Vinney to Cheddar. We also have carved meats, biscuits and other accompanyments.

Outside Catering

Lime Tree Deli can cater for your catering needs with several party packages. We also provide bespoke wedding catering to suit your tastes and your budget.

quality local produce in our deli

We are immensely proud of our cheese counter & ensure all our cheeses are always kept in their best condition.

Local favourites

We always support local producers like Moores Biscuits with great products like the famous Dorset Knob biscuits.

Cheese from the South West

We have some great cheese producers in the South West a couple of our favourites are Ford farm in litton cheney with great cheeses like Coastal Cheddar & Dorset Red & Godminster in Somerset which make an amazing Vintage Organic Cheddar.

Local meats

Award winning local bacon from Denhay farm. as well as local beef & sausages from our local butcher

What People Say

"Had a lovely lunch here and we all had something different, all local and all delicious. Staff were so friendly and all in all a very enjoyable lunch."

Louise D, Northampton

"As an avid lover of cheese I was not disappointed by their range on offer and their assistance in helping me choose the perfect cheese to take home. Great value and will most certainly be back in for another variety next time I'm in Bridport!"

Logan H, Bournemouth

"Andrew and Becky Hartley of the proprietors and made us feel welcome and they treated their own food very respectfully I noticed. The owner carefully wrapped a purchase, a cheese, in cellophane and put it carefully in a bag."

Brian-Snellgrove, Midsomer Norton

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We started the Lime tree deli in Bridport after working in the catering industry all our working lives, it is a real family affair with our daughter often helping us  & our son helping occasionally, mum & dad always seem to be on standby.


We supply great bespoke hampers made to suit any tastes or Budgets, great present for those difficult to buy for.

Party catering

We offer a full range of catering options ranging from a platter of delicious sandwiches to a fully staffed Banquet for 200 people.

Wedding catering

Your wedding day is one of the most amazing days of your life & we would love to be part of that day by working with you to provide great catering & wonderful service for your big day.