We have a vacancy for a new Supervisor. If you would like to work with us drop in a c.v with a photo and a covering letter to the shop – speak to any member of staff. We are looking for someone who is well suited to shop work – someone with experience of customer service and a proven work ethic – someone we can rely on to keep the shoppers happy and the shop running smoothly. Position is for 16-20 hours a week with all the usual staff benefits that come with working at The Honey Tree. Full training will be given, and work trials offered to suitable applicants.

We’re Newcastle’s leading Independent Food Store. We sell the widest range of local and organic foods that our region has to offer. From fresh foods to wholefoods, from superfoods to healthfoods, We offer you the best food with a friendly, helpful service.

Our specialities include seasonal vegetables from local farms, a deli counter of local raw cheeses, and a full range of carefully sourced groceries. We have a wide range of organic meats, and offer customers the opportunity to make savings through bulk buying.



As Recommended By...

The Guardian’s Good Food Guide
Rick Stein’s Food Heroes of Britain
Rose Prince of the Daily Telegraph.
BBC Olive Magazine
BBC Countryfile
Cbeebies I can cook
Living North Magazine
The Herald

Opening Hours

10am – 6pm Monday, Tuesday
10am – 6:30pm Wednesday, Thursday
9:30am – 6.30pm Friday
9:30am – 6.00pm Saturday
Closed Sundays & Bank Holidays

Extended hours may be offered as the season allows.

Organic Fruit & Veg


Our organic fruit and veg is locally sourced, fresh, tasty and good value.

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Our Deli Counter


Fresh Salad Sandwiches available during the week, trays of fresh baked cake and a range of speciality cheeses

Good Food & Groceries


The Honey Tree offers a huge range of carefully-sourced, fresh and great tasting foods.


Here at The Honey Tree, away from the bright lights of the supermarkets, customers are keeping the faith.

John Craven, Countryfile

Benfield U11's girl's football team


The Honey Tree proudly sponsors Benfield Junior’s U11 girl’s team. Benfied football girl’s teams have an open access policy making football accessible to all girls in our local community.

What some of our customers say...

“Great customer service & lovely staff. Also really easy to find what you need”. Helen Connor

“Fantastic local shop. A great range of organic produce.” Peter Adamson

“Lovely Shop with a fantastic range”. Sam Bowyer

“The Honey Tree makes a fabulous Pineapple Polenta cake” Myriam Alexandra De

“Love Katie’s baking and the organic veg” Annie Ball

“Best Organic Shop in the north east” David Marshall

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