Acorns Café

Our new Acorns café has proved to be very popular amongst our visitors who fancy taking a break during their tour of the museum. We have a range of  teas, coffee and homemade cakes  plus delicious  meals and snacks served throughout the day by our friendly and efficient staff.

Daily Specials eg. Gammon, English Breakfasts or Meat Pies

You’ll be spoilt for choice from the following:

Scampi with Chips & Peas

Fish with Chips & Peas

Ham, Egg & Chips with Peas

Meat Pie served with side garnish or Mashed Potato, Peas & Gravy

Ham or Cheddar Cheese Salads served with Homemade Coleslaw

Ploughmans Salad

Hot Jacket Potatoes with various fillings

Panini, Toasties or Sandwiches prepared to order with various fillings

Soup of the Day  (availability will vary according to season)

Childrens Menu also available.

Cake selection, Toasted Tea Cakes, Scones, Muffins and Ice-creams

Selection of Teas & Coffees

Now selling House Wine, Butcombe Beer & Thatchers Gold

All our meals are freshly prepared and where possible our ingredients come from local suppliers, many of which is home made.


Have a browse around around our small gift shop, you can also purchase Ruth’s delicious Homemade Cakes and preserves.