Eating & shopping

The walled garden restaurant

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The stable shop

  • High quality, locally produced crafts.
  • Seasonal products changing throughout the year.
  • Beers brewed specially for the Trust plus fruit wines and Beningbrough branded spirits.
  • Stock up on jams, chutneys, biscuits and chocolate.
  • A large range of cards, diaries, calendars & decorations for the festive season.
  • Gifts and souvenirs reflecting the temporary exhibitions visiting Beningbrough.
  • Childrens toy range perfect for pocket money purchases.

Spot of Sunday lunch?

Bring the family on Sundays for a delicious roast dinner, alternating between pork or beef - we'll even do the washing up! Hot food served between 11.30am - 2.30pm.

Inspired by the gardens?

Pick up something for your garden in the plant sales area

With regular deliveries from Yorkshire nurseries there's always something new to catch your eye. The stables outdoor shop is a great place to browse with an extensive range of garden furniture, tools and books alongside the plants.

Jam or cream first?

Jam or cream first? That is the question.

Nothing completes a great day out like a cup of tea and an indulgent scone or cake. Especially when they are freshly baked on site and served with a smile.

Family friendly

Children's lunchtime meal boxes are on sale in the restaurant, with high chairs and a microwave also available so that our youngest visitors can tuck in!

Browse the books

Browse the shelves in our second-hand book shop

Take time out in the historic library in the hall with an extensive range of second hand books. Our shelves are currently full and we're not looking to take any more donations at this current time.

Useful information

  • Credit and debit cards are accepted in both the shop and restaurant.
  • Serving hot food 11.30am - 2.30pm.
  • Gluten-free options and other dietary requirements can be catered for.
  • Last orders in the restaurant at 4.45pm.
  • In a rush? Chocolates and sweets available in the shop.
  • Plenty of spaces in the gardens for picnics or if it's raining find the benches in the garden room.

In York city centre?

Discover the wide variety of items on offer in our shop

Did you know the Trust has a large shop on Goodramgate round the corner from the Treasurer's House & close to York Minster? All profits help the charity with ongoing conservation work.

Home Farm shop

The family at Home Farm have been tenant farmers here for many years and sell locally sourced and home grown produce in the farm shop. Look out for the Aberdeen Angus grazing in the grounds.