We specialise in homemade fayre and locally supplied organic foods where possible. We cater for special dietary requirements (i.e diabetic and coeliac) and would be happy to discuss your individual needs.

The Willows also specialises in Private Dinners, Functions, Outside Events & Picnics, Corporate Functions, Lunches, Sunday Roasts (Bookings only), Special Midweek Lunch Deals, Traditional Afternoon Teas, Bistro Nights, Outside Functions (Wedding Receptions, Christening Parties and Funeral Wakes).

‘Pop-Up’ Vintage Tea Parties

Themed on a Bygone Era of your choice from Victorian through 20’s, 30’s and 40’s or beyond.

For all Occasions –  Weddings, Hen Parties, Birthdays, Celebrations of Life, Christenings and Anniversaries, fundraising events or just tea with friends.

You provide the venue, we provide an exquisite personal service with all you need – Vintage linens, fine china, delicious teatime fayre (including gluten free) delivered to your event and staff if required. 

The Tearoom is usually closed on Mondays (except on Bank Holidays) but we are pleased to open if you want to make a booking.

I do sometimes cater for an outside or private function (Funeral Wakes, etc) so it is always advisable to ring me first if you are travelling from a distance not to be disappointed on 01258 861167.

Please contact us (01258 861167) to discuss menus for your event.

Please click below for some of our Sample Menus:

Breakfast Menu

Light Lunch Menu

Afternoon Tea Menu

Sunday Roast Menu

Bistro Menu – Please enquire for Bistro and Themed International Bistro Nights

Please enquire about Seniors’ Lunches’

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