Seasonal Opening Hours (until 18th Dec)
Sunday– Thursday: 10am – 4pm (last hot food orders 2.30pm)
Friday & Saturday: 10am – 5pm (last hot food orders 3.00pm)
Please note we are dog friendly if you wish to dine alfresco or visit the gardens but we do not allow dogs inside the cafe itself.
Festive Opening Hours
Monday 18th December to Saturday 23rd December: 10.00am to 4.00pm (last orders from kitchen - 2.30pm)
Sunday 24th December 10.00am to 2.30pm (last orders from kitchen - 1.30pm)
Monday 25th & Tuesday 26th December – CLOSED
Wednesday 27th to Saturday 30th December: 10.00am to 3.00pm (last orders from kitchen - 2.00pm)
Sunday 31st December 10.00am to 2.30pm (last orders from kitchen - 1.30pm)
Monday 1st January – CLOSED
Tuesday 2nd January to Sunday 7th January 10.00am to 3.00pm (last orders from kitchen - 2.00pm)
From Monday 8th January – Normal Opening hours resume
Sunday to Thursday -10.00am to 4.00pm (last orders from kitchen - 2.30pm)
Friday & Saturday – 10.00am to 5.00pm (last orders from kitchen - 3.00pm)
Telephone booking is advisable for lunch and booking is essential for afternoon tea. Call us on 01343 612317. For more information about special events please see our What’s On section.
Shop Opening Hours
Open every day from 11am – 4pm
Garden and Children’s Play Opening Hours
Our garden and children's play area is open daily from 10am until 4pm. We are a well-behaved dog friendly garden (on leads please!)
Please note we do charge an entry fee for the garden and the children’s play area. This is to help us with our ongoing restoration project to restore one of Britain’s largest and oldest Walled Gardens. Read about our journey here.
Garden entry is charged at £5.00 (under 16s free) Included in the ticket price is entry to our education room and we also offer a guided tour with one of our gardeners (min. 10 people).
Children’s play area is £3.00 entry per child (free up to 12 months) – supervising adults free