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Eating and shopping at Horsey Windpump

View from Horsey Windpump of the Horsey Staithe Stores, Norfolk
View from Horsey Windpump of the Horsey Staithe Stores, Norfolk | © National Trust Images/Fisheye Images

The café is open and serving a range of hot and cold drinks and snacks. You can also visit the second-hand bookshop to pick up a new read and help to support this special place.


During your visit to the Horsey Estate or walk along Horsey Gap Beach, stop off at the café for a hot or cold drink, or refuel with a tasty snack.

There's a tempting range of homemade sandwiches and a variety of cakes, snacks and ice cream to enjoy. There's also plenty of picnic benches for you to sit back and enjoy your snacks.

Disposable packaging

Vegware packaging which is made from plants, is used for our disposable cups. This means that all takeaway cups and lids are fully compostable.

Bringing your dog

Dogs are part of the family too, so well-behaved dogs are welcome around the site at Horsey Windpump.

Allergen information

Most of the food and drink served is prepared on site in our kitchen, using a wide range of ingredients. As a result, we can’t guarantee that any of our food and drink products are completely allergen free.

If you have an allergy or intolerance and would like ingredient information about the food and drink served, please ask the staff, who will be happy to help.

Always check when you visit

Visited before? We sometimes change our recipes to improve quality and flavour, including the ingredients. When you visit, please speak to one of our team to check the current allergen information for your favourite dish.

Thank you

Every cuppa or tasty treat you buy helps us to continue looking after places for everyone to enjoy.

Paperbacks on a shelf in the second-hand bookshop at Shugborough Estate, Staffordshire
Grab a new read at the second-hand bookshop | © National Trust Images/David Goacher

Second-hand bookshop

Visit the second-hand bookshop to pick up a new read and help to look after this special place for future generations.

Situated in the visitor welcome area close to the car park, the second-hand bookshop has books for every interest.

Book donations

If you have books you'd like to donate to the bookshop, then you can drop them off during opening hours or contact the team via email at

Please note that the bookshop isn't open every day – please see the Horsey Windpump National Trust website for opening times.

Thank you

It is through your purchases and support that we are able to continue to care for nature, beauty and history for everyone, for ever.

View of Horsey Windpump and its reflection in the water, Norfolk. The windpump was built in 1912 and is now a grade two listed building.

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