Food and Drink

From hot drinks to cold ice creams…

Our Refectory Restaurant and Bell Tower Tea Rooms offer a wide range of tasty treats to suit all tastes and ages.

Refectory Restaurant

With stunning views of the spire through its glorious glass roof, our Refectory Restaurant is open all year round, Here, you can enjoy a selection of delicious cakes, sausage rolls, deli sandwiches, and hot and cold drinks. You can choose to eat in the tranquil cloisters, or take your refreshments outside for a picnic in the Close. Please note, no dogs except guide and assistance dogs are allowed in the Refectory. You don’t need to book tickets to visit the Refectory.

Refectory Opening Times


Bell Tower Tea Rooms

During the summer months, our quaint Bell Tower Tea Rooms overlooking the North Lawn of the Cathedral are serving a menu of hot and cold drinks, crisps, cakes and ice creams. Sit at a table and take in the best views of the Cathedral or get a take away and enjoy a picnic on our rolling lawns – perfect for young families!

The Bell Tower Tea Rooms serves hot and cold drinks, bakes and cakes, artisan deli sandwiches and ice cream.

(Subject to change, menu subject to availability)

Bell Tower Tea Rooms Opening Times