Upper Rectory is a small, family run restaurant in Berriew that offers a
garden-to-table dining experience.
Chef Kerry Huber and her husband, Paul Huber, have created an intimate and welcoming setting in their own home. They emphasize using fresh, local ingredients sourced from their own kitchen gardens and local suppliers, allowing the natural flavours to shine through.
Their menus reflect the culinary calendar, featuring seasonal ingredients. By using Welsh produce and minimising food waste, Upper Rectory also promotes sustainable practices and ethical management.
It's Just Us Two!!
Kerry Huber, the chef, and co-proprietor of Upper Rectory, has a rich background in the culinary industry. Prior to running Upper Rectory, she owned the acclaimed La Foret in Odiham, Hampshire. Under her leadership, La Foret won the esteemed Les Routiers Restaurant of the Year 2000 award for the UK. Kerry takes pride in having an all-female kitchen team
at the time of winning.
At Upper Rectory, Kerry combines her culinary expertise with a passion for locally and homegrown produce.
Paul manages the front of house and tends to the Kitchen Garden, ensuring the menus reflect seasonality and freshness.
The Kitchen Garden
Paul’s dedication to cultivating rare and unique vegetables, as well as his focus on soil health, biodiversity, ethics and sustainability, results in the highest quality produce at
Guests can enjoy an interactive experience with garden tours during their meals, gaining insight into the ingredients used in their dishes. This commitment to unique flavours and environmental consciousness sets Upper Rectory apart from the others. For more information about our Kitchen Garden follow us on our social media pages.
The Shepherd's Hut
Our Shepherd’s Hut is perched in a picturesque meadow above Upper Rectory, offering a serene and peaceful setting for your stay. With its well-appointed amenities, it ensures a comfortable and enjoyable retreat for couples seeking a romantic getaway. As you settle into the hut, you will be captivated by the stunning views of the surrounding pastures and woodland. Whether you’re curled up by the traditional wood burner on a chilly evening or enjoying the natural light streaming through the hut during the day, you will feel right at home in this cosy abode. For outdoor enthusiasts the location is perfect for leisurely walks and invigorating bike rides. The nearby nature reserve is a haven for bird lovers, boasting an impressive variety of species. Keep an eye out for our Red Kites, known for their majestic soaring above the landscape – a sight you might be lucky enough to witness from the comfort of our hut. After a day of exploring, you can return to the hut and relax on the comfortable seating area or soak in the idyllic views from the outdoor seating. The hut provides a tranquil sanctuary away from the hustle and bustle of daily life, allowing you to unwind and reconnect with nature. So, whether you are seeking a romantic weekend escape or a peaceful retreat to recharge, our shepherd’s hut above Upper Rectory is the ideal choice. With its rustic charm and breathtaking surroundings, it promises a memorable and rejuvenating experience for all who stay.
The Hut can be booked through AirBnB or TripAdvisor and is also available for our Eat & Sleep package