Doddington’s restaurant attracts both locals and those from further afield with its fuss-free, delicious food. Our wonderful team of chefs work closely with our Kitchen Gardening team, Estate gamekeeper and small local producers to create menus that showcase the seasonal, fresh and delicious produce from our beautiful Kitchen Garden, our own grass-fed Lincoln Red beef, game and foraged produce from our Estate along with locally sourced ingredients. Everything is cooked from scratch and to order.

Opening Times

  • Lunch: Daily 12pm-3pm
  • Sunday Lunch: 12pm-2.30pm – Doddington herd Lincoln Red beef
  • Afternoon Tea: Mon-Fri from 2.30pm & Sat from 3pm
  • Bank Holiday Mondays: Closed
  • Xmas/NY 2019: Closed 24 Dec-2 Jan inclusive

The Restaurant is open for Lunch service only. Please see below for latest menus *all menus subject to change*

Private Dining

Our stylish and intimate restaurant can be booked exclusively for evening private dining. You and your guests can relax and enjoy the evening while our chefs and dedicated front of house team serve cocktails and canapés and prepare our wonderful Doddington inspired menu. Our dishes showcase our own home-grown Lincoln Red beef and estate game, along with fresh produce grown in our walled Kitchen Garden and foraged from the farm.

For all enquiries please email

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Afternoon Tea

Enjoy Afternoon Tea Monday-Friday from 2.30pm & Saturday from 3pm

Delight in a delicious selection of sandwiches, freshly baked scones with clotted cream & Bracken Hill jam and a selection of famous Doddington cakes and dainty sweet treats, all served on vintage china.

Afternoon Tea: £17.50 per person

We recommend pre-booking to avoid disappointment.


Christmas Menu

  • Our festive Christmas lunch menu will be served daily 12-2pm from 23 November – 23 December. View menu
  • Christmas Afternoon Tea will be served Monday-Saturday from 3pm.
  • Christmas à la carte evening dining on Fridays and Saturdays from 7pm (29 November -21 December).
  • Christmas Eve Breakfast – served in our Cafe, 9-11am. Booking essential (please call to book).

For all Christmas bookings please call 01522 812505 or use the booking form below.

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Restaurant Booking Form

Please only use the online booking form if your required date is more than 24 hours away. Otherwise please call the restaurant to book on 01522 812505.

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