Hardwick's Great Barn Restaurant

A tray of freshly baked scones being brought out of the oven

Open every day, the Great Barn Restaurant has all manner of tasty treats and dishes to tempt you. Please book your visit to Hardwick to visit the restaurant.

Re-opening for dine in and take-away

Our restaurant has reopened for dine in and take-away serving a range of hot lunches, freshly bakes scones, cakes, drinks and more. You will be required to book your visit to Hardwick to come to utilise the restaurant. We’ve introduced new safety measures including screens at our till and collection points and card payment only. We have limited indoor seating available but more seating available on the terrace or lawn in the stableyard.

We look forward to welcoming you back.

Please note: a face covering is required for this area.

Apple and sausage rolls
Apple and sausage rolls
Apple and sausage rolls

The sample menu:

A selection of hot and cold drinks
A selection of cakes, bakes and scones
Soup of the day
Jacket potatoes with a variety of fillings
Sausage, bacon or egg sandwiches
Pasties and sausage rolls
Freshly made sandwiches
Ice cream

If you have a food intolerance or allergy, please let us know. Food made here in our busy kitchen, is made using a wide variety of ingredients. Whilst we do our best, we can't guarentee that any of our dishes are totally allergen free. We'd love to help you with your choice by telling you about our ingredients. Please speak to one of our team as ingredients sometimes change.

Little girl eating cake

A great chance to catch up

With easy access from the M1 J29 and free WiFi, we make a good spot for meetings where you can grab some lunch and catch up with friends and family while staying safe.

What a view too

The restaurant at Hardwick is located on top of a hill with the Derbyshire countryside surrounding. Enjoy a coffee gazing out on the view or at the Elizabethan hall.

Enjoy a tasty treat with a view outside the Hardwick restaurant
Enjoy a tasty treat with a view outside the Hardwick restaurant
Enjoy a tasty treat with a view outside the Hardwick restaurant

Food For Life

We have been awarded the Soil Association’s Bronze Food for Life Served Here Award which recognises our commitment to serving local, fresh and honest food made using ethical and sustainable ingredients.
To achieve it we worked closely with the Soil Association. We looked at everything from our menus and our suppliers to the way we prepare our food.
The Trust's hard work has paid off as now 134 of our cafes, restaurants and tea rooms have achieved the Food for Life Served Here Award. Between them they are serving 14,800 freshly prepared meals each day made from environmentally sustainable and seasonal ingredients.

Thank you

Every penny spent not just in the restauarnt but anywhere in Hardwick helps us look after Hardwick. As a charity, this is support is vital to continue to maintain and conserve the buildings, gardens and beautiful surroundings.