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UK 100% gluten free – Northern England

Northern England 100% gluten free

Welcome to this series of posts aiming to capture all the 100% gluten free venues in the UK.  This listing covers all of Yorkshire, Cheshire, Greater Manchester, Merseyside, Lancashire, County Durham, Cumbria, Northumberland and Isle of Man, but at this stage Yorkshire & County Durham are dominating the scene.

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For other regions of the UK, including London, please see the UK 100% gluten free page.  Please subscribe (see box to your right), or connect via Facebook or Twitter for updates.

The criteria I used for inclusion, was that the business has to be:

  • 100% gluten free (ie no cross contamination risk), and
  • have its own outlet that you can visit, such as a shop, café or a stall at a market.


Last updated Jan 2022


Use the headings below to jump to your preferred area, or if you would prefer a printable list, please see the restaurant lists page.






West Yorkshire

The Oxford Place (Leeds)

Cafe by day, restaurant by night, you can find all the treats you miss at 2 Oxford Place, in the centre of Leeds.  Coeliac UK accredited.

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The menu changes seasonally, but you will find the elusive fish and chips, pies etc and a lovely range of desserts and special afternoon teas. For a review, click here.

2 Oxford Place, Leeds, LS1 3AX   T: 0113 234 1294
Wed-Sat noon-9.30pm, Sun noon-8pm


Wildcraft Bakery (Leeds)

At Wildcraft Bakery we refuse to be denied our guilty pleasures by our digestive systems! You will find bread in many forms, including baguettes and bagels as well as sweet treats. Not only gluten free, but also allergen conscious with savoury options that are vegetarian, vegan and sugar free.   Oat free options also available.  Check the website for the daily baking pattern to know what will be available.

You can stop for a cup of coffee or soup too!

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Unit 13, Penraevon Street, Penraevon Industrial Estate, Leeds LS7 2AW  T: 07957 227694
Tues-Fri 10am – 5.30pm; Sat 9am – 2pm


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North Yorkshire

Thingy Ma Jigs Coffee Shop (Guisborough)

Everything is made on site – paninis, soups, scones, cakes, afternoon teas. Vegetarian and dairy free available. Dog friendly!

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5 Bow Street Guisborough TS14 6BP  T: +44 7941 255186


The Gluten Free Kitchen (Leyburn)

A dedicated bakery producing gluten, wheat and dairy free cakes, puddings, savouries and bread. Order online or find them at a local Food Fair they are attending – see Facebook for more information.

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Above is the chicken & bacon pie and the apple crumble served with some ice cream.

Find the full range at Cambells of Leyburn, but see website for other stockists.


Elizabeth’s Kitchen (Teesside area)

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Previously an entirely gluten free (coeliac friendly) bakery and catering business, this is now a cookery and food event business, specialising in free from.  (Checking if still holds a gluten free kitchen.)

All products are made with locally sourced ingredients, no unnecessary added sugars or salts, no preservatives and nothing processed.


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County Durham

Clean Bean (Seaham)

Serving breakfast, lunch, dinner, drinks and coffee, the menu is centered around fresh, high-quality ingredients without the additives or refined sugars. They are also Coeliac UK accredited.

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If you are vegan or vegetarian there are plenty of options. Takeaway is also available.

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22 North Terrace, Seaham, County Durham SR7 7DX    Phone: 01914474748
Mon-Thurs 8am-8pm, Fri 8am-11pm, Sat 9am-11pm, Sun 9am-8pm



K&N’s Gluten Free Kitchen (Darlington)

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A dedicated gluten and wheat free bakery producing cakes, puddings and savouries, with some products also dairy free.  All products are tested and are below the 20ppm guidelines.   This is a family run business run by a coeliac with a milk intolerant daughter.

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Items can be can be ordered for delivery or bought in person from Darlington Market.  They also attend some Coeliac Group meetings and Food Fairs (eg York Food Fair, Leeds Food Fair, Lincoln Food Fair). Check website under Events for more details.

Darlington Open Market, every Monday 9am-5pm (weather permitting), High row, Darlington, County Durham DL3 7QQ


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Northwich Artisan Market, 2nd Saturday of the month, 10am-4pm, Witton Street, Northwich CW9 5AE

Macclesfield Treacle Market, last Sunday of the month (except Christmas, which is the Sunday before Christmas), Treaclefield Market, Marketplace & Chestergate, Macclesfield SK11 1EA



There are currently no entries for Cumbria.

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Greater Manchester

Waive the Grain (Urmston)

A cafe and tea rooms run by a coeliac – meals, cakes etc.  Delivery available during Covid.

218 Church Road, Urmston, Manchester M41 9DX
7 days 10am-6pm

Power Kitchen (Wignan/Hindley)

Simple and good food, fast. Powerbox meals (eg curry, meatballs), wraps and refined sugar free desserts. Catering for vegan, vegetarian, paleo, ketogenic, SCD, GAPS, FODMAP, or any other diet protocol.  Home meal plans also available.

Eat in at the restaurant or order via for Wigan or directly for Hindley (lunchtime only).


7 Tower Enterprise Park, Great George Street, Wigan WN3 4DP  Tel: 01942 820567
Mon-Fri 11.30am-2pm, Sat 12-3.30pm

106 Market Street, Hindley WN2 4DP  Tel: 01942 254942
Mon-Fri 9am-7pm and Sat 9am-5pm



There are currently no entries for Lancashire.

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No Gluten Baker (Liverpool)

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Producing a wide range of gluten free sweet and savoury goods with a good selection of dairy free options.  Full size cakes, such as Victoria cream sponge, lemon drizzle cake, sticky toffee and bakewell, as well as single portion items such as scones, cupcakes and caramel shortbread.


Savoury goods include a wide range of pies (including vegetarian options), quiche, garlic bread and focaccia.

All products are formally tested for no detectable gluten and wheat.

Lark Lane Farmers’ Market, 4th Saturday of the month, 8.30am-12.30pm, 1 Lark Lane, Liverpool L17 8UP

Also check Facebook for attendance at other events, such as Southport Farmers’ Market and Wirral Coeliac Food Fair.  Products can also be purchased at Helen’s Gluten Free Kitchen, Toulmin Block, Bury Market BL9 0BD on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday and at local cafes.


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 Isle of Man

There are currently no entries for Isle of Man.

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 Multiple locations – street food


Risotto food van that appears at festivals around the UK.

Risotto gluten free street food

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Photo credits:  All photos have been provided by the businesses unless otherwise noted and they retain the ownership rights to these.

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About the Author: Caroline was diagnosed with Coeliac disease in 2006 and likes to share her gluten free finds around the UK, Australia and the rest of the world! See more on her in the 'About' page. .


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