Welcome to the Hairy Fig

The Hairy Fig Deli and Café in Fossgate York, is a speciality food shop selling fine fodder, locally sourced quality foods as well as the very best Spanish, Italian, French, Mexican foods.

This is a tiny shop crammed from floor to ceiling with quality artisan foods, including our unique aged balsamic vinegars of Modena aging from 12 to 100 years, all available ’on tap’. Savoury speciality foods including duck liver pate, truffles, truffle oil, truffle juice, truffle salt, truffle honey, aged serrano and iberico jamon and salamis. Our cheese selection, over 40, includes unpasteurised organic compte, Jamie Montgommery cheddar, Blue Monday all selected for quality throughout Britain and the continent. Exclusive chocolates from the UK and around the world including Lauden, Damian Allsop, Willies, Original Beans, Prestat, Amedei, Valrhona, and Vosges. Unique hand baked bread from Via Vecchia in the Shambles sold exclusively here.


Bespoke hampers are our speciality, made and delivered to order. Call in and have a look or e-mail any questions to us.