Opening Hours

Open 7 days a week for either outside dining/drinks or “grab & go” takeaway. Throughout our opening hours we will be serving a selection of hot & cold meals, drinks, cakes and snacks.

Our outdoor terrace has patio heaters and our large covered areas provide shelter from the rain (or sun!), making The Garden Rooms ideal for outdoor dining regardless of the weather! Booking is strongly advised.

Monday – Saturday

Open 8:30am – 5pm 

Breakfast served outdoors 9am – 11:30am

Lunch served outdoors 12noon – 3pm

Gift Shop 10.30am – 3.30pm



Open 9am – 4pm

Breakfast served outdoors 9am – 11:30am

Sunday lunch outdoors 12noon – 3pm 

Gift Shop closed


Please note from the 17th May, when Government restrictions ease further and indoor dining is permitted, our opening hours will change.

Monday – Saturday **FROM 17TH MAY**

Open 8:30am – 5pm

Bistro serving 11:30am – 5pm (last orders 4pm)

Cafe serving 8:00 – 5pm (last orders 4pm)

Gift Shop 9:30am – 5pm

Sundays **FROM 17TH MAY**

Open 9am – 4pm

Bistro serving Sunday lunch 11:30am – 4pm (last orders 3pm)

Café closed

Gift shop closed


To enquire about extended opening hours for private parties, please contact the events team on [email protected] 

For information on auction opening times, please visit Tennants Auctioneers Website 

Contact Us

We would love to hear from you.

For any enquiries please call 01969 621146 or email [email protected]

To contact us specifically for table bookings/reservations, please use our online booking form 

Alternatively, please select your enquiry from the drop down menu below, along with your message and a member of our team will be in touch shortly.

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Getting Here

If you are arriving by car, we have a large free car park on site, with designated disabled spaces.  Postcode for SAT NAV DL8 5SG. We are a 20 minute drive from the A1 (M) motorway. We are located on the main road (A684)

Our nearest mainline stations are Northallerton (17 miles away) and Darlington (26 miles away), which are both only 2 1/2 hours from London.  To plan your journey please visit National Rail 

Wensleydale is also served by a heritage railway, which is in itself an experience.  For details see Wensleydale Rail

Our nearest airports are Newcastle (1 1/2hrs), Teesside (1hr), Leeds Bradford (1 1/4hrs), Manchester (2 1/4hrs).