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Refreshments to enjoy at this stunning royal residence

Refreshments to enjoy at this stunning royal residence

Closeup of burger in a takeaway box.

Hillsborough Castle Cafe

10.00 - 16.30

Our award winning cafe serves delicious soups, sandwiches and salads and a range of patisserie to be enjoyed, along with our hot food range including burgers, chowder and curries.

Come and explore the gardens and reward yourself with a well-earned cuppa and pastry. 

Selection of breakfast foods - sausages, bacon, muesli, eggs, salmon, bread.

We continue to offer our Sunday lunch for collection between 11.30-17.00.

A range of sweet and savoury items are available for takeaway, as well as a selection of breads and sweet treats available to pre-order for collection. Or celebrate special occasions with our ever-popular afternoon teas and brunch boxes.

We work with the beautiful produce from Hillsborough Castle’s historic Walled Garden and alongside reputable local producers to ensure only the finest ingredients are featured in our dishes.

Chocolate brownies with white icing displayed on a wooden board

How to find us

The Hillsborough Castle Café is located in the Weston Pavilion, just a short walk from our car park.

For free on-site parking, please follow the brown tourist signs on the A1 south to our sign-posted car park entrance.

Seasonal produce

You can also pick up a fresh, seasonal produce box grown by our expert gardeners in the Walled Garden. 

Prices and produce will vary, depending on availability.

Card payment only in the Lower Visitor Centre.

Selection of summer fruit and vegetables produced from Walled Garden

Stable Yard Tea Room

A family of two adults and two children enjoy food in the Stableyard Tea Room at Hillsborough Castle and Gardens.

Currently closed

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. 

Bread loaf in a basket
Meat being seared in a small pan.
Scones on a plate with jam

Inside the castle

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