Food & Drink
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Food & Drink

Court yard / Coach House Tearoom

The court yard, containing the Coach House Tearoom, Gift Shop and toilets, is currently closed, as we embark on an exciting refurbishment project.

For the 2021 season we are welcoming local food vendors on site serving delicious food and drink. Details below.



Starting out as a mobile tearoom in a vintage ford transit, Vinteage is now an established catering company offering delicious food and drink all dressed up in retro florals and fun!


Sandwiches, cakes, afternoon teas and hot and cold drinks will be served up in Vinteage’s beautifully decorated marquee on the croquet lawn in the Castle gardens at Grimsthorpe.


A perfect place to unwind and refuel after a day exploring.


Open 10.30am-5pm on standard public open days.


Serving Tea, Coffee, a selection of Cakes, Sandwiches, Paninis, Soup, Ploughmans, Children’s lunches, as well as Crisps and Snacks.


All items and offers are subject to availability.

Café Allez!


Coffee, cakes and more!


This year we are excited to announce that Café Allez! will be stationed at the Adventure Playground, in Henri, their vintage 1972 Citroen HY van, serving hot and cold drinks, snacks, and ice cream.


Proudly serving their legendary barista coffees, which are roasted by 200 Degrees, the renowned Nottingham roaster. Along with a range of teas, hot chocolate, cold soft drinks, Thaymar dairy ice cream, and a selection of goodies and cakes.


Café Allez! pride themselves on their home baking, along with Gluten Free and vegan options, including their legendary Cherry Bakewell. (Subject to availability). 


Café Allez! have a 5 star ‘scores on the door’ food hygiene rating, and are members of Visit England’s ‘We’re Good To Go’ pandemic safety scheme, so you can be sure of a safe and relaxed service. They’re actively encouraging contactless payment to enable this.


Available every Sunday 10.30am-5pm.

From 23rd July to 6th September, open Sunday to Thursday 10.30am-5pm.


All items and offers are subject to availability.

Tipsy Trotter Ice Cream

Although principally a hog roast company, Hew at Tipsy Trotter has recently branched out into selling high quality Italian gelato ice creams.

His traditional cart will be situated in the sunny Vanbrugh Courtyard in front of the Castle this year, serving in cones and tubs.

Open Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday, 12.30pm-4.30pm.


Matt and Melissa at Gourmazin cook up gourmet hotdogs, burgers, wraps, and much more in their classic Citroen H Van, enough to make your mouth water! They will be at Grimsthorpe during our busier weekends, including Bank Holidays!