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Eating and shopping at Dudmaston

Visitors enjoy refreshments in the Orchard Tea Room at Dudmaston
Visitors enjoy refreshments in the Orchard Tea Room at Dudmaston | © Trevor Ray Hart

Visit the Orchard Tea-room at Dudmaston Hall to enjoy hot and cold drinks, light snacks and a range of cakes and bakes. The two bookshops at Dudmaston stock a wide range of pre-loved titles, from children's books to Modern fiction.

Eating at Dudmaston Hall

The orchard tea-room at Dudmaston serves a range of hot and cold drinks, scones, cakes and light lunchtime snacks. Limited indoor seating is available and there's plenty of outdoor seating in the orchard too. Dogs on leads are welcome to sit at the outdoor tables in the orchard.

A person holding a reusable cup filled with coffe
Coffee in a reusable cup | © National Trust Images/William Shaw

Bring your own cup

Every time you present a reusable cup when you order a hot drink at one of the cafés, tea rooms or kiosks*, we'll give you 25p off as a thank you for helping the environment by reducing the number of disposable cups used. This promotion replaces the previous hot drinks loyalty card scheme. *Discount not guaranteed at food outlets operated by third parties.

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.

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

Second-hand bookshop

Nestled in the Stable Courtyard, the bookshop at Dudmaston houses a large collection of titles. From children’s books to classic romances, there’s something for everyone to choose from. Browse the selection of pre-loved books and pick up some new stories to read, recipes to follow or topics to learn.

If you’re a keen collector, come in to have a look through our selection of rarer books. The content of the shelves is always changing so it’s worth dropping in regularly to see what’s new.

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.

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