The Tulip Tree shop and tea rooms

For a traditional full English breakfast, tasty light lunch or a slice of sumptuous cake do pop into The Tulip Tree tea rooms. Don't forget to pop into the shop too where you'll find a fantastic array of gifts and souvenirs.

The Tulip Tree Tea Rooms

Drop in for breakfast, lunch or even just a cream tea or cake and relax in the newly refurbished tea room complete with a wood burning stove in the chilly months.

Every month the tea room also hosts a pop up restaurant and are also able to host functions. Do check out their events from flower arranging courses to Christmas afternoon teas.

For the latest menu see The Tulip Tree Tea Rooms website by clicking here.

The Tulip Tree Shop

It's possible that this delightful shop is now the oldest working shop in the UK, dating all the way back to 1453. It's kept up with the trends though and today it boasts a wide range of gifts, furniture, greeting cards, sweets, ice creams, groceries, candles, scarves and jewellery.

Opening Times: 


Mon-Sat 9am-5pm

Sun 10am-5pm

Tea room:

Mon-Thur and weekends 10am-5pm

Fri 8.30am-5pm

Breakfast served until 12noon; lunch served 12noon-4pm

Post office:

Open Tues and Thur 9am-1pm

The Castle Inn in Chiddingstone Village under blue skies

The Castle Inn at Chiddingstone Village

For great tasting traditional pub grub look no further than the Castle Inn in Chiddingstone Village. Enjoy locally-sourced, fresh food in this historic pub full of period features and a welcoming atmosphere.