Tea Room Opening Times
Come and enjoy English food, cakes, scones, ice creams & a fine selection of hot and cold drinks, wines, beers and cider in the glazed Courtyard, Pantry, Study or Garden Terrace.
Our Aim is to provide the highest standard of traditional English food using the finest seasonal produce, sourced locally whenever possible. View the Tea Room menu to see what we currently have available.
We provide take out picnic bags for your visit to Ludlow Castle, this includes a choice of sandwich, a choice of cake, Tyrells crisps, choice of tea, coffee, or water for £5.95 per person. Place your order at the tea room on your arrival and collect during your visit to enjoy in the castle grounds.
Castle Tea Room is child friendly with a welcoming and enthusiastic team, serving something for everyone. Loose-leaf teas, cafetiere coffees, fresh juices and quality wines are among the drinks offered. A range of freshly prepared soups, sandwiches, jacket potatoes, salads and ploughmans are available all day. Cream Teas and Afternoon Teas are served all day. For that special occasion why not try our Champagne Afternoon Tea?
Castle Tea Room is traditionally English with smart uniformed staff, nostalgic music, serving homemade & home-cooked foods using local ingredients.
Our Range of Home-made scones are getting a very good reputation as the “best in the area” and have been said to be “better than Harrods”.
Castle Tea Room is found inside the historic walls of Ludlow Castle in the renovated Castle House -“the last grand mansion to be built in Ludlow”, and is part of historic Ludlow Castle, which was founded in 1086 by the de Lacy family. Castle Tea Room occupies the southern end of Castle House, this site was a Real Tennis court in Tudor times.
The Glazed Courtyard
Light & airy and within the original outer bailey walls of the Castle. Potted palms create a conservatory atmosphere.
The original scullery to the mansion, complete with original cooking range and original quarry tile floor. Natural oak furniture and polished brass and copper compliment this room.
Warm and cosy with a fine carved fireplace depicting the Prince of Wales Feathers. On the walls hang photographs of an old Ludlow Family - the Portlocks
The Garden Terrace
In good weather enjoy the serene and splendid surrounds of the Castle on the tranquil Garden Terrace, the perfect place to indulge in a Champagne Afternoon Tea!