Spoil dad this Father's Day in Ely
As you know, Father’s Day is approaching fast and we all like to spoil our Dad! Many of the local businesses in and around Ely have something that means you can do just that. Check out just some of our wonderful local businesses below for what and where you can purchase something for that special person, we call Dad (or even Grandad!)
Lemon Tree Deli Café is selling hampers for you to fill with some of the amazing goodies that they have for sale in their shop. They have lots of hamper fillers to choose from. With cheese and wine to tracklements sauces and much more. If we are lucky to catch some good days of weather, this is the ideal time to dig out the picnic blanket, and head to Ely's wonderful green open spaces.
For a mouth-watering, homemade picnic get in touch with Clare’s Kitchen in Littleport. Local delivery is offered for these treats that are perfect for sharing with your dad and include crisps, pork pie, brownie, baguettes, chocolate bar, retro can of drink and much more.
Looking to help your dad smell sweet and feel well-groomed? Has he grown additional facial hair like lots of Dads during the lockdown? Then look no further than The Eel Catcher’s Daughter. They have lots of luxurious fragranced gifts for the special Father’s Day treat. They are available to purchase online with free local delivery and postage options.
Peacocks Tearooms and fine B&B are offering a delightful homemade Father’s Day afternoon tea. This is the ultimate treat from an award-winning, riverside tearooms where you can even sit by the waterside to eat this delectable delight. You can pre-order this on 01353 661100. We are open Wednesday until Sunday 11 till 4 Can be collected or delivered (delivery in Ely is £3).
Maybe your dad is a keen gardener Twenty Pence Garden Centre have everything you need to get him started. As well as plants and garden equipment they have takeaway afternoon tea in a box and locally sourced BBQ meat. If you don’t fancy buying a cake, then maybe bake your dad a cake - grab some flour and eggs whilst you are at the Garden Centre for that extra little something special.
Most Dads enjoy a tipple. Ely Gin Company is not only famous for their flavoured gin but also their luscious vodkas and each of their moreish products are flavoured using whole, fresh ingredients, and perhaps a touch of sugar. The Ely shop is now open from 10 am-2.30 pm, Monday to Saturday.
Ely Fudge Company offer a variety of different flavours of handmade fudge. Choose from a range of hand-wrapped Gift Boxes, Cellophane Packets or Hearts! Gifts start at just £4.95 and there is something for everyone. Why not add a message to the order to make it more personal and send it to them direct?
Lastly, Visit Ely have a new range of walks. You can enjoy some special time with your dad whilst taking in the scenery of our beautiful city and all in the care of an expert guide! These are all bookable online and some of the walks even combine with a lovely treat at one of the cities local eateries.
How ever you choose to treat your Dad this Father’s Day we hope you have a splendid day. Let us know what you get up to with your dad, send your Father’s Day photos to us via our Facebook page or email them to firstname.lastname@example.org