Feeling peckish?

The tea-room is open daily from 10.30am until 4.30pm.

It serves a range of hot and cold drinks and light snacks, including hot pasties and sausage rolls, ice creams, crisps, chocolate bars, scones, brownies, flapjacks and cookies.


Food can be eaten in or taken away and there are tables inside and out. Payment by card is preferred but cash is accepted.

Outdoor kiosk

The takeaway tea garden kiosk is also open at weekends and during school holidays from 10am to 5pm. 

For those using the kiosk or takeaway from the tea-room, outdoor seating is available in the tea garden, the courtyard and by the house.

Old Lodge café and ice cream kiosk

A brand new café and ice cream kiosk opened in August 2022 at Old Lodge in the parkland. The café serves hot and cold drinks, snacks, cake and bakes and is open from 10.30am to 4pm. The ice cream kiosk has a range of ice creams and sorbets, including plant-based varieties, and is open from 10.30am until 4.30pm. 

Please note the café and kiosk at Old Lodge can currently only take chip and pin card payments or cash.