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The Stables Café & Restaurant

Stables Café

Our Stables Café and Restaurant serve a variety of mouth-watering items, both to go in our Takeaway Café and eat-in at our new seated restaurant in the Bampfylde Hall.

The Stables Café is free to visit (no gardens admission required) and dogs are welcome in all areas.

Takeaway Café | Open 12pm – 5pm

The takeaway café serves quick snacks and drinks to go, including coffee, tea, cold drinks, baguettes, cakes and soups, with vegan and gluten-free options. These refreshments are designed to be taken away, but can be enjoyed on-site in our picnic area outside of the courtyard. All takeaway packaging is made of vegware and is compostable, biodegradable and eco-friendly.


Bampfylde Hall Restaurant | Open 10am – 4pm

The Bampfylde Hall restaurant serves homemade food, with afternoon tea, lunch, brunch and dessert menus giving you plenty of delicious options. On arrival, you will be seated and served at your table, either in the Courtyard or inside the Bampfylde Hall (socially-distanced seating with a maximum of 6 per table in both areas). The restaurant is first-come-first-served and booking is currently unavailable. Dogs are welcome in all areas. We ask that you remain wearing your face covering until seated.

The Bampfylde Hall menu times are as follows;

Brunch | 10am to 11:30am ~ see our current Brunch menu

Lunch | 12pm to 2:30pm

Afternoon Tea | 12pm to 4pm

Find out what’s on the lunch and afternoon menu.

Sunday Lunch

Enjoy a special Sunday lunch menu every Sunday, with two courses £15.95 and three courses £17.95

Please note: We are unable to take advance table reservations; group visits of up to 6 people are allowed under the Government’s latest Covid-19 guidelines.


A wide range of delectable meals available at the Stables Café and Restaurant in Hestercombe