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The Gardener's Cottage is a delightful tea room, nestled between the historic Walled Kitchen Gardens and the Stableyard. We're open seasonally, for special events and afternoon teas with a fresh menu using local and estate produce wherever possible.

The Gardeners Cottage will reopen for Festive Afternoon Tea

25 November - 30 December 

The Queen of Heart’s Festive Afternoon Tea

We are now taking enquiries for this year's Festive Afternoon Tea. 

25 November - 30 December (selected dates and opening times)

Tick tock, tick tock! It’s time for Tea! Step into the Gardener’s Cottage tearoom for an Alice in Wonderland themed Afternoon Tea. Cosy up and savour a special menu of traditional finger sandwiches and handmade cakes and pastries, festive favourite finger sandwiches and a seasonal savoury tart. 

Afternoon tea must be pre-booked and paid for in advance.

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A bit more about the Head Gardener's Cottage... 

Nestled within the unique surroundings of Tatton Park's renowned award-winning gardens, sits the charming former head Gardener's Cottage. Located just inside the Stableyard, this idyllic spot provides the perfect haven for those seeking a inviting dining experience with table service from our friendly team.

A true hidden gem, the Cottage boasts an abundance of warm and inviting character, with its cosy interior and picturesque views of the garden's lush orchard and walled gardens. Whether you choose to be seated indoors or outside (weather permitting), you can bask in the splendour of the natural beauty that surrounds you.

As you peruse the menu, you'll notice that the Cottage prides itself on using only the freshest garden produce available right on their doorstep and within the parkland. Our dedication to locally sourced ingredients brings dishes that are sure to delight your taste buds.

If you're looking for an unforgettable dining experience in one of the most picturesque settings in Cheshire, treat yourselves to a visit to the former head Gardener's Cottage at Tatton Park.

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