Welcome to deli-vert

deli-vert - the Hoole shop

Multi-award winning deli-vert is a small family run delicatessen in Hoole, Chester. deli-vert has been opened to offer tasty, high quality produce and ready to eat foods to take away. Cheshire produce features high in our stock list as well as ingredients inspired by our favourite dishes.

We have:

  • a passion for fine food
  • a concern for the environment
  • a belief in the importance of a strong local economy
  • a desire to promote local alternatives wherever possible


  • Chester Food & Drink Awards - Gold Award - Best local produce shop
  • Campaign to Protect Rural England - Buy Local Award Winner
  • Chester Food & Drink Awards - Bronze Award - Best Deli/Cafe
  • Chester Food & Drink Awards - Winner - Best Deli

Our shop

We now stock local cakes, scones, pies, biscuits, sausage rolls, eggs, ham, cheeses, jams, chutneys, apple juices, oats, yogurts, ice cream, artisan breads, pates, ready meals and lots more. Come and visit us soon to see what we do and taste the delicious foods that have been grown, laid, prepared, pickled, cooked and baked within a few miles of our shops.

Made in Cheshire logo

Many products are sourced from local bakeries, farmers and producers. deli-vert supports the Made in Cheshire (external link) campaign - let's celebrate local fresh produce and reduce food miles.

deli-vert - homemade quiches

As well as fine foods produced right here in Cheshire, we also sell a wide variety of world cheeses, cooked meats, jams, chutneys, pates, olives, Salar Smoked Salmon, Macsween Haggis, Tracklements preserves and condiments, Bart herbs and spices, Cottage Delight as well as far eastern foods, chorizo and saucisson.

We look forward to seeing you at a deli-vert branch soon.


Featured suppliers this week are:

Cottage Delight
Cottage Delight is a family owned Company based in the Staffordshire Moorlands. The company has received almost 80 Great Taste Awards (“fine food Oscars”) for the exceptional taste and quality of their pickles, chutneys preserves and other tasty products. The range also includes Spanks a new contemporary brand which add a touch of inspiration to everyday meals. .
Visit the Cottage Delightwebsite (external link)

Opening times:

Our opening hours are 9am to 5pm Monday to Saturday

deli-vert News

8/19/2011 : National Recognition for deli-vert
deli-vert is commended by the judges in the National Deli of the Year competition. With over 400 entries we were judged on deli attitude and information sent as well as online customer comments We are delighted with the recognition as we celebrate our 4th Anniversary this week!

4/28/2011 : Silver it is!
deli-vert scooped the silver plate at the Chester Food and Drink Awards in the best local produce shop catagory - pipped at the post by the impressive Hawarden Farm Shop.

4/18/2011 : Chester Food and Drink Festival 2011
It's Chester Food and Drink Festival this weekend and we are delighted to announce we have been shortlisted for Best Local Shop! A title we won in 2008 and following last years Gold for Best Deli it's fingers crossed again for a podium finish!

12/16/2010 : Christams Gifts
We have a huge selection of great Christmas gift ideas from a simple gift wrapped jar or two to a luxurious hamper we can deliver locally or post anywhere in the world. Call in to have a look!

11/10/2010 : deli-vert now on facebook!
Check out our new facebook page to see all the latest news as it happens!

10/24/2010 : deli-news
Multi award winning deli-vert goes from strength to strength! We now offer more homemade produce than ever before - why not call in and try a sausage roll or quiche or hot soup or a cookie or some coleslaw.....

8/20/2010 : Own Brand Coffee!
Now in stock we have our own deli-vert branded coffee - choose from ground, de-caff or beans. All are Fairtrade or Rainforest Alliance. Coming soon - try out our great tasting coffee with our bean to cup coffee machine. Nothing better in the morning than a coffee and a croissant!

6/30/2010 : Coming Soon!
deli-vert is delighted to be offering a selection of our own brand Fairtrade coffees very soon. We will be stocking beans, ground and de-caff. All at a very reasonable price.