Dining at Bowood
Whether you are looking for a fine restaurant in Wiltshire, a quick bite to eat, a spot of English afternoon tea, a delicious lunch with friends or a three course a la carte dinner with the family, we have it sorted at Bowood. It doesn’t matter if you’re a local, just visiting the area or resort for the day or staying over at the hotel, there are plenty of dining options at Bowood Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort and Bowood House and Gardens to suit all wants and tastes.
Contact us today for details on which of our dining experiences suits your needs, as well as catering for smaller couple’s tables (perfect for anniversaries and birthday celebrations) we can also accommodate larger groups for bigger celebrations, including seasonal parties like Christmas and New Year’s. We offer sample menus for all our restaurants as well as offering flexible options for vegetarians and vegans.
Fine Dining at Bowood Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort
All of the restaurants and bars at the Resort are open to the public and hotel residents 7 days a week, all year round.
If you’re after a view while you dine, then the Shelburne Restaurant is the right choice for you, with beautiful views across Wiltshire countryside and parkland through floor to ceiling windows.
With a dedicated team of chefs working in a state of the art kitchen, the a la carte restaurant serves breakfast from 7:00am – 9:00am and dinner from 7:00-9:30pm daily and Sunday lunch every week between 12:30pm and 2:00pm. Local produce is sourced and used wherever possible with some produce coming directly from the Bowood Estate.
For the ultimate treat – book yourself in for a traditionally English afternoon tea, with handmade cakes and pastries skilfully made by or pastry chef or for a light bite, alcoholic beverage, tea or coffee, choose from our Shelburne Bar menu.
Please call Hotel Reception, on 01249 822 228, to book or you can buy a gift voucher for friends and family.
The Clubhouse Brasserie
The Brasserie, located in the Golf Clubhouse on the Resort, serves a variety of meals and snacks all day. If you are after an informal, all day dining experience with a buzzy atmosphere, look no further. The Brasserie bar serves a great selection of alcoholic beverages including tap ales and lagers and a wide choice of wines from around the world. Take a look at what the Clubhouse Brasserie has to offer or view the menu.
Enjoy a drink in our beautiful hotel Library with its floor to ceiling book-lined walls, views across to woodland and in the winter, a roaring log fire. This cosy space is an ideal place to relax, play a board game, read a book and enjoy a glass of wine or two. The Morning Room is also an ideal place for a morning tea or coffee or for a meeting with a friend.
The Spa Bar
After a day of relaxation in The Spa, why not head to the Spa Bar and treat yourself to a beverage (hot or cold/ fizzy or flat) or to a delicious and light meal from the spa menu. We also serve freshly made juices and smoothies and a wide selection of teas from Char of Winchester.
Restaurants at Bowood House & Gardens
The Treehouse Cafe
The Treehouse Café with its light and airy atmosphere is the perfect place to grab a quick bit to eat before, after or during your day out at the House and Gardens, for a cake and tea pit stop to boost those energy levels or to get your food on the go for your date with the picnic blanket!
The Stables Restaurant
The Stables Restaurant, located within the historic surroundings of Bowood House, is open to visitors of Bowood House and Gardens daily from Midday to 5pm throughout the Season (typically 1st April to 1st November).
The Restaurant offers a beautiful lunch buffet, serving hot and cold dishes with vegetables and fresh fruit from the Kitchen Garden within Lord and Lady Lansdowne’s Private Walled Garden and also served daily are a selection of fresh cakes and cream teas.