Food & Drink

Relax and enjoy our selection of seasonal homemade produce from either The Stables Restaurant or The Treehouse Cafe.

Stables Restaurant

Located within the historic surroundings of Bowood House.

The Stables Restaurant is open daily from midday to 5:00 p.m. throughout the 2019 open season from 30th March – 3rd November 2019. Offering a variety of hot and cold dishes with vegetables and fresh fruit from the Kitchen Garden within Lord and Lady Lansdowne’s Private Walled Garden. Enjoy a selection of homemade cakes or a Cream Tea, served throughout the day.

Please note, you are required to pay the House & Gardens admission charge to access the Stables Restaurant. Reservations are encouraged for those in large groups and can be made by calling 01249 812102.

Treehouse Cafe

Located at the entrance of Bowood House & Gardens.

Open daily throughout the 2019 open season from 30th March – 3rd November 2019, from 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hot food is served until 4:00 p.m.  Housed in a lovely, light and airy building the café offers a range of sandwiches, paninis, wraps, sausage rolls, pasties, pies and jacket potatoes with a selection of fillings.

Ice-Cream Kiosk

Located within the Adventure Playground.

Conveniently located in the middle of the Adventure Playround, the Ice Cream Kiosk is open during school holidays and weekends only during the 2019 open season 30th March – 3rd November 2019, from 11:00am to 5:00pm. The Kiosk sells a selection of ice creams, drinks, confectionery and children’s outdoor games.

Tractor Ted Lunch Boxes

Build your own Tractor Ted lunch box…

Create your own picnic box by choosing from the following:

  • Sausage Roll or Sandwich
  • Mini Cheddar’s or Pom Bear Crisps
  • Smarties or Pieces of Fruit
  • Milkshake or Fruit Shoot


Enjoy a picnic in the beautiful grounds of Bowood House & Gardens.

Bring a blanket and your own picnic and enjoy the views across the ‘Capability’ Brown designed landscape. Picnic benches are located next to the Treehouse Café and in the Adventure Playground.

We regret that barbeques are not permitted anywhere within the Grounds including the car park.