The Yurt Café at the iconic Raby Castle offers a diverse range of options. Whether you’re seeking a quick bite or a leisurely afternoon tea, our menu is crafted to satisfy every visitor. We take pride in celebrating the essence of local produce and the journey from field to fork. Our commitment to showcasing the best of the region’s offerings is reflected in every dish we serve.
Sweet Treats - Indulge your sweet tooth with our irresistible selection of desserts. From decadent cakes to delicate pastries, our sweet treats are crafted with love and made with the finest ingredients.
Light Lunch - Savour the flavours of our carefully curated light lunches, from crisp salads to homemade soup, our menu is designed to provide a satisfying and nourishing break during your visit to Raby Castle.
Cold Drinks - Quench your thirst with our cool and revitalizing cold drinks. Choose from a refreshing array that includes chilled fruit juices, fizzy pops and smoothies.
Sandwiches - Discover the artistry of our sandwiches, from classic favourites to innovative twists.
Ice Cream - Cool down with our delicious ice cream offerings, perfect for a sunny day at Raby Castle. Choose from a variety of flavours, each scoop a delightful journey into creamy, frozen perfection.
Hot Pastries - Handcrafted with care and golden baked, each bite is a symphony of flaky pastry and seasoned perfection
Afternoon Tea - Elevate your visit with our exquisite afternoon tea. Indulge in a selection of finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones, and an assortment of sweet treats. 48 hours notice required.
We embrace the richness of local produce with our field-to-fork philosophy. Our commitment to sourcing fresh, seasonal ingredients directly from nearby farms ensures that each dish is a celebration of the region’s flavours.
Our menu evolves with the seasons, offering a dynamic and ever-changing array of dishes based on the availability of fresh, local produce.
The Yurt Café | Open Daily | 10am – 4pm
The Plotters’ Pantry
Treat your taste-buds at The Plotters’ Pantry. Hidden amongst the trees within our new adventure playground, visitors will stumble across our new rustic refreshment cabin. The Plotters’ Pantry will be the ideal place for families to relax, after little Raby rebels get up to mischief in the forest.
The Plotters’ Pantry offers a delicious selection of food, drinks and ice-cream, plus home-made tray bakes and deluxe hot chocolates. Gather with friends and family on the spectacular lookout deck, where our friendly team at The Plotters’ Pantry will keep you refuelled for all your woodland adventures.
Please note a Plotters’ Forest ticket is required to visit The Plotters’ Pantry.
Raby Venison and Longhorn
Available from the Yurt Café daily
Did you know that you can now bring the exceptional flavours of Raby Venison and Longhorn into your own kitchen? Elevate your home-cooking experience with our premium selection of meats, carefully curated for quality and taste. Embrace the farm-to-table journey as we proudly offer these local treasures.
Don’t forget to pick up one of our recipe cards!
What’s to come…
The Vinery Café Restaurant, a stylish and airy recreation of the historic glass house which once stood on the same spot – is the most elevated of settings for coffee and cake or a long lunch.
Soak up stunning panoramic views of the Castle across the High Vinery garden while enjoying seasonal and locally sourced flavours from our carefully crafted menu. And with space for over two hundred diners, you’re guaranteed to find a table.