Tea room

Go on - treat yourself © NTPL/Arnhel de Serra

Go on - treat yourself

Our new and improved tea room is open from 10am and can be found on the ground floor of the house in the Angkor Wat room.

We serve our lunch menu between 12pm and 2.30pm, which includes a selection of hot and cold food.

Throughout the day we serve a large selection of homemade cakes and biscuits.

The Parlour

Enjoy a coffee and a warm by the fire © NTPL/Basildon Park

Enjoy a coffee and a warm by the fire

The Parlour is situated through the shop in the stableyard, it offers a selection of cakes and hot and cold drinks. They can be served to take away or to enjoy by the fire.

NB: The Parlour prices are only valid in the Parlour.

Enjoy a picnic

Enjoy a picnic © NTPL/NTPL/Paul Harris

Enjoy a picnic

Buy food and drink from our tea room or shop, or bring your own.

Find a nice spot on one of our picnic tables and enjoy the surroundings as you snack away.

Private afternoon tea

Afternoon tea is served on handpicked vintage china © NTPL/Lianne Cooper

Afternoon tea is served on handpicked vintage china

Groups of over 25 people can indulge in a private afternoon tea in our wonderful surroundings. 

The menu includes sandwiches, scones and some of our homemade cake.

Current tea room menu

  • Selection of sandwiches
  • Soup of the day
  • Mixed chilli beans
  • Scones
  • Selection of cakes and biscuits including gluten-free options
  • Seasonal variations may apply

Going local

Basildon Park Beer

Treat yourself to a bottle of our very own Basildon Park beer, made using the award-winning West Berkshire Brewery Good Old Boy brew. Available in the shop and tea-room.

Cake of the month


Our catering manager has been making really yummy 'rhubarb cheesecake', just one of the new recipes for our refurbished tea room.