Tatton offers an exclusive dining experience in the beautiful setting of its famous award winning gardens. The former head Gardener’s Cottage, just inside the Stableyard, is the perfect location for a relaxing specialty coffee, lunch or afternoon tea. Full of cosy, cottage character you’ll have the option to be served inside or out (weather permitting) with views of the garden’s beautiful orchard and walled gardens.

Reflecting the seasonal garden harvest, the menu includes traditional lunch and afternoon tea favourites. The Cottage uses the garden produce available right on their doorstep to create truly unique dishes. Treat yourselves in one of the most beautiful settings in Cheshire.

Gardener's Cottage opening times:

During low season (November 2019 - March 2020) the Gardener's Cottage is open from Friday - Sunday 10am - 4pm (except for February Half Term 2020 when it will open Tuesday to Sunday.)

With the addition of the following Christmas opening times:

Festive opening times

Tuesday 26 November - Sunday 1 December  
Tuesday 3 December - Sunday 8 December 
Tuesday 24 December - Sunday 29 December 
Tuesday 31 December - Sunday 5 January 2020

To make a reservation contact the Gardener's Cottage team on 01625 374467 or fill out a reservation form below.

Take a look at our Festive Afternoon Tea Menu 

Breakfast (served 10am - 11.30am)  ~ Lunch 12pm - 2pm  ~  Sandwiches (served 12 - close) Scones & Cakes (served all day)  ~  Afternoon Tea (served 2pm - close)

Our afternoon tea is very popular, to avoid disappointment we recommend you book in advance  - please call 01625 374467. Alternatively you can fill in our online booking form and we will get back to you. (Please note we ask for payment in advance for afternoon teas.)

reservation form          menu

Gift Voucher for Afternoon Tea

Makes a perfect birthday gift  - call to buy over the phone 01625374467  or drop us an email to gardenerscottage@cheshireeast.gov.uk

 Alternatively please visit the cottage and a member of the team will assist with your enquiry.