Eating & shopping

The Mulberry Tea-room

Delicious cream teas are here for you  © NTPL/John Millar

Delicious cream teas are here for you

We’re proud of our sunny tea-room and stunning surroundings. It’s a perfect place to be able to enjoy our Homemade dishes with your family and friends. We are always pleased to serve you, as we care greatly in creating fond fun memories and we believe these start here with our delicious aromas and tasty food. If you have something to celebrate, why not come and visit us. Remember we also serve more than just creams teas. We serve cakes and tasty savoury pastries between 11-12pm for those who would like a hearty start to their day. Lunch is served between 12 – 2.30pm. We only select the freshest seasonal British produce to make our excellent homemade meals. There’s are healthy snacks and main meals to choose from and a selection of fresh bread available.

Our homemade delicious cakes


Tea and coffee and homemade cakes are available all day.

Delicious ice cream now here

Refreshingly yummy

Treat yourself to a really tasty ice cream whilst you walk around the garden. 

Menu's available here today

  • Morning savoury snacks.
  • A choice of fresh filled sandwiches
  • Homemade soup with freshbread
  • Healthy lunchtime hot and cold menu's available
  • Great choice of children's menu

Shopping at the Oast House Shop

Dodger proves to be a great model  © Melanie Berman

Dodger proves to be a great model

Dodger our resident pet at Bateman’s couldn't wait to see our new National Trust product range. He was seriously pleased with them as we are too. The new garden range is perfect for entertaining and will look absolutely stunning in any garden as a decorative piece. There are attractive home-ware products which will delight you and make pleasurable gifts. The new tasty food range is smashing for picnics or just for eating at home. Don’t miss our interesting range of books by Rudyard Kipling which include a selection of his writings, bibliographies and of course his famous children stories.

Children's fun toys

Adorable mini animals just for you

Not to be missed our fun range of kids toys in our shop. Perfect to play with here or at home.

Our new range

Try our tasty produce

There are plenty of inspirational food gifts or souvenirs available which will delight you. Look out for Bateman's Honey.

Household gifts

Picnic rugs for you

Pop in and discover our latest spring collection for the home. We have delicate wool throws, attractive printed fabric bags, perfumed scented candles, pretty flora toiletries and many more exciting gifts.