FOOD AND DRINK
Choose from Castle View Restaurant, Maze Café, Costa Coffee, Seasonal Kiosks or Afternoon Tea in the Castle
Castle View Restaurant
The oak-beamed setting of Castle View Restaurant offers delicious meals served in a relaxed atmosphere, enjoyed with spectacular views across the terrace to the magnificent Castle.
During the day, take time out from exploring the Castle and grounds to enjoy a light lunch or delicious homemade meal from our seasonal menu.
From 6.30pm the menu changes and the restaurant takes on a more intimate look and feel. Tables can be reserved for dinner offering unrivalled views of the Castle lit at night and the menu features daily specials, which showcase the Head Chef’s creativity and flair.
The Maze Café
The refreshed Maze Café offers a great new menu of hot and cold food for all the family, including sharing pizzas and healthy grab and go pots. The focus is on speedy service, value for money and something to suit everyone. Hot and cold drinks are available with covered seating outside.
April to September: 11am - 5pm
October to March: 11am - 4pm
Hot food is served from 11.30am - 3pm
A valid admission ticket is required.
Costa Coffee in the Courtyard
Relax, catch-up, recharge, brunch, lunch or treat; whatever your reason for stopping at Costa in the Courtyard, you will find everything you need. Costa’s award winning coffee, freshly made sandwiches, paninis, cakes and pastries baked on site await your arrival.
Help the environment and bring in your own thermal coffee cup and we will give a 10p discount per drink.
Afternoon Tea in the Castle
Take up this rare opportunity to enjoy Afternoon Tea in one of the Castle's most luxurious state rooms, with a delicious menu of sumptuous treats.
Ensure you stop by our buzzing Courtyard to explore the range of local and seasonal products, such as Kent ice cream, sandwiches made with freshly baked bread, fish and chips and more.
Kiosks opening times vary, subject to weather conditions.