In Suffolk, there are plenty of farm shops that provide a great source of fun. 

Whether it is leaving full to the brim after eating at their café or enjoying their family activities, a trip to a farm shop can always leave you satisfied. 

Here are five great farm shops that are worth visiting. 

Thetford & Brandon Times: Willow Tree Farm Shop and CaféWillow Tree Farm Shop and Café (Image: Newsquest)

Willow Tree Farm Shop and Café

The family run venue is constantly business with customers.

While the farm shop offers fresh produce and locally sourced products, the café attracts people from far and wide as a result of its delicious food. 

The site also has farm animals for kids to enjoy.

Where: Lower Road, Glemsford, Sudbury CO10 7QU

Thetford & Brandon Times: Bundles of fruit and vegetable are popular at Alder Carr FarmBundles of fruit and vegetable are popular at Alder Carr Farm (Image: Newsquest)

Alder Carr Farm 

Recognised for being one of the best in the UK at offering something different, Alder Carr Farm is loved by Needham Market locals.

Offering independent stores, a café, garden centre and a play area, a day out here is a great way to spend time with the family.

Where: Alder Carr Farm, Creeting St Mary IP6 8LX

Elveden Courtyard 

Set in part of the huge Elveden Estate, just inside the Suffolk border, the courtyard is a dream for food-lovers. 

Inside the farm shop is a deli and butchery that offer a vast array of both sweet and savoury treats, while there is a separate homeware shop and two cafés. 

Where: London Road, Thetford IP24 3TJ

Fields Farm Shop

Open six days a week, the stunning scenery makes this one of the best farm shops to visit in the county. 

Situated in the heart of the Dedham Vale, Fields Farm Shop in East Bergholt has built a reputation for its delicious food - including its roast dinner - while children love the animals.

Where: Park Road, East Bergholt CO7 6XS

Friday Street Farm Shop 

Just off the A12 is one of the biggest farm shops in Suffolk. 

The Friday Street Farm Shop is set across a vast amount of land, with a shop, café, pick your own fruit section and cottages for people to stay at. 

Where: Friday Street, Saxmundham IP17 1JX