Time for a treat

A seasonal one pot dish offered at National Trust properties

Whether you’re looking for a relaxing lunch with friends, a sweet treat with family, or a rewarding breakfast after a long walk, there’s always something to tempt you at Belton.

Introducing the Pavilion Café

For one year only we invite you to enjoy a tea room with a view. The Pavilion Café, inspired by Belton’s extravagant Victorian garden parties, is located on Belton’s front lawn with breath-taking views of the house and parkland.

Belton's fallow deer herd in the snow
Fallow deer in the snow
Belton's fallow deer herd in the snow


Served from 9.30am - 11.30am, enjoy bacon and sausage baps, sausage rolls and hot or cold drinks to get your day off to a great start.


Served from 11.30am - 2pm, choose from a range of freshly prepared hot seasonal dishes and light bites, using locally sourced ingredients where possible.

Afternoon treat

From 2pm, re-fuel after your adventures and tuck into cream teas, cakes, soup and sandwiches.

Private hire

The Pavilion Café is available for private evening parties. For more information, please email belton@nationaltrust.org.uk.

One of Belton’s extravagant Victorian garden parties
Cairo Bazaar
One of Belton’s extravagant Victorian garden parties

Ride Play Café

Families are fully catered for in the Ride so you can relax and enjoy your time together. We offer special menus, indoor adventure play, highchairs, a microwave to warm baby food, baby changing facilities and free Wi-Fi. Hot food is served from 10am to 3pm.

Interested in celebrating a birthday party in the Ride? Find out more here.

Muddy Hands Kiosk

Located in Belton’s outdoor adventure playground Muddy Hands is open daily, all year round, excluding Christmas day. Choose from a selection of light snacks, ice creams and hot and cold drinks while the children let off some steam in Lincolnshire’s largest outdoor playground. 

If you have a food intolerance or allergy, please ask a member of the team about suitable items on the menu.

A welcome winter warmer
A warming drink
A welcome winter warmer

Thanks for your support

Every cuppa or tasty treat you buy at Belton helps us to continue looking after this special place for everyone to enjoy, thank you.