Places to eat in Hampshire
Feeling peckish? There are plenty of cafés and food outlets for you to visit and refuel during your adventures in Hampshire. Tuck into delicious meals and snacks, often handmade using seasonal ingredients. Or pack a hamper and find the perfect spot for a picnic.
The shop, plant centre and bookshop at Mottisfont are packed with great gift ideas. Why not treat yourself to a snack and drink at one of the cafés after a wander in the garden?
Enjoy a refreshment stop in the atmospheric tea-room at The Vyne. Treat yourself to a gift in the shop or get comfy in the window seat while browsing pre-loved books.
Discover a menu using freshly grown ingredients from the walled garden, hot meals and drinks. Pick up gifts and second-hand books, with something for everyone in the shop.
Visit the café in the heart of the mill for delicious baked products and a hot drink while soaking up the atmosphere of the 1,000-year-old watermill.
Want to make the most of being outdoors, no matter the season? Dig out a blanket, pack a flask and discover our favourite spots for a picnic in Hampshire.
You'll find picnic tables, shady tree canopies, and lovely views in the south paddock at Mottisfont. Or pick a quieter spot behind the house for peaceful riverside picnics.
The huge lawn at The Vyne is great for soaking up views of the magnificent lake, with fields and woods beyond. Plus you’re just a minute away from the café. Or picnic in the long grass of the fruit orchard.
There are lots of pretty spots to settle down with a picnic at Hinton Ampner. Wander into the parkland and you'll find ancient trees offering shelter or shade, and glorious views.
Picnic spots at Sandham Memorial Chapel are ideal for bringing your own refreshments and enjoying the surrounding garden.