Eating

Refreshments to enjoy at this stunning royal residence

Refreshments to enjoy at this stunning royal residence

We have two dining options for you to choose from.

  • Hillsborough Castle Café 
  • Stable Yard Tea Room
A view of the cafe in the Lower Visitor Centre at Hillsborough Castle and Gardens.

Hillsborough Castle Café

Find a wide ranging seasonal menu, featuring produce grown in our very own Walled Garden.

Begin your day with our delicious breakfast menu, or treat yourself to loose-leaf tea and patisserie treats. We offer hot meals, such as seasonal roasts, and a salad bar for those looking for a lighter bite. 

Opening times

  • Summer
    Mon to Sun: 09:30 - 18:00

Located in the Weston Pavilion, Pineapple Yard

The Stable Yard Tea Room

Hot drinks, cakes and snacks are all part of the delicious seasonal menu in The Stable Yard Tea Room.

Dishes have been created from heritage varieties of fruit, vegetables, herbs and edible flowers, often using produce grown in the Walled Garden at Hillsborough Castle and Gardens since the 18th century. 

Opening times

  • Summer
    Mon to Sun: 10:00 - 17:30

Located in the Stable Yard

Victoria sponge cake on a display stand

Inside the castle

For conservation purposes, food and drink is not permitted within Hillsborough Castle.