Eating and shopping at Mompesson
The former outbuildings at Mompesson provide a quiet oasis away from the busy city streets. Have a light lunch or treat yourself to a cake in our garden tea-room and don't forget to browse our second-hand bookshop for a bargain.
Eating and drinking at Mompesson House
The garden tea-room
The tea-room serves a range of sweet and savoury treats, including cream teas, soups, sandwiches, salads, cakes and bakes.
After exploring the house and garden, settle down with a cheese scone or a slice of cake, washed down with a choice of a hot or cold drink.
Get cosy inside the old summerhouse or relax with a blanket at a table outside.
Most of the food and drink served is prepared 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.
Every cuppa or tasty treat you buy helps us to continue looking after places for everyone to enjoy.
Shopping at Mompesson
The Studio bookshop
A treat for literature fans, the bookshop houses a huge collection of pre-loved tomes, from classic novels to gardening books, and everything in between. There are chairs to sit on, meaning you can browse the shelves for a rare gem before settling down for a good read.
If you would like to donate your old books to the bookshop, you can either bring them with you or call us on 01722 335659 if you would like to arrange to drop them off by car.
All proceeds from the bookshop stay in Mompesson.
It is through your purchases and support that we are able to continue to care for nature, beauty and history for everyone, for ever.
While visiting Salisbury, take this walk around the historic Cathedral Close and soak up the atmosphere and history of this special place.
Count the hidden faces in the plasterwork, imagine yourself back in time and check out the creaky staircase.
Step inside the 18th-century town house, wander through the atmospheric rooms and discover a tranquil walled garden in the heart of Salisbury’s historic Cathedral Close.