• Eat & Drink

We are offering meals in our restaurant for all our residents.  We offer local, fresh, simple and seasonal food and a small but perfectly formed wine list. No tail coats, starch or presumption.

At the same time, we have re-opened our lovely bar, restaurant and outside terrace tables for lunch for non-residents.  It is strongly advisable to make a reservation, but we will be open to ‘walk-in’ customers, subject to availability. Please call us on 01780 750070 or email enquiries@thewilliamcecil.co.uk to make a reservation.

Our restaurant is now open for dinner for non-residents. This is on a reservation only basis and we may ask non-residents to pre-order.

We are also serving morning and afternoon teas & coffees in the conservatory, bar and outside terrace as before (no reservation required).

For your safety, all tables are a suitable distance apart, menus are available on single use only, digitally or on blackboards, and contact with your server is kept to an absolute minimum at all times. We respectfully ask that all our guests arrive promptly at their reservation time. As of the 8th of August we must politely request that all guests wear face coverings whilst on our premises in all public areas and to only remove your mask when sitting at a table to eat or drink.

Meal times are:

Breakfast 7-10.30am

Lunch 12-3pm

Afternoon Tea 2.30-5.30pm

Dinner 6-9pm

Picnics are available to take away but must be pre booked.


Our menus include ingredients from the best local suppliers we can find and the dishes will change with the seasons.

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