Calke's restaurant and café

Girl drinking from a takeaway cup

Calke's restaurant is open seven days a week from 9.30am, offering a full selection of drinks, snacks and light meals.

The restaurant is open and is serving hot and cold meals and drinks, sandwiches and light snacks. From 19 July, the restaurant and café will revert to pre-covid seating layout indoors, with additional covered seating available outdoors. 

We will continue to maintain high standards of cleanliness and till and collection points will be screened. Card payments are preferred, but cash is accepted. Hand sanitiser will be available should visitors wish to use it.

Thank you for making this a safe experience for everyone.

Refreshments at Calke Explore

During peak times and at weekends, the kiosk at Calke Explore is open so you can stay refreshed while exploring the estate. There is outdoor seating available at Calke Explore. 

Help us reduce single-use cups by bringing a keep cup on your next visit
Reusable eco-friendly keep cups at Calke Abbey in Derbyshire
Help us reduce single-use cups by bringing a keep cup on your next visit

Staunton Harold reservoir café 

The National Trust café at Staunton Harold reservoir is now open every day from 10am–4pm. 

The café is located at Staunton Harold Reservoir near Melbourne, Derbyshire. You can find us on Calke Road, Windmill Hill, Melbourne, Derbyshire, DE73 8DN, or give us a ring on 01332 865685 for more information.

Please note that the reservoir is not owned by the National Trust, therefore car parking charges apply to all visitors. Please visit the Severn Trent website for car parking information and prices.

Money well spent

Every penny you spend in Calke Abbey's Food and Beverage outlets helps us fund vital conservation work at special places like Calke. Thank you for your support.