The Tea Rooms at Upton Country Park

  • Open daily for a tempting variety of handmade sandwiches, snacks & delicious cakes.
  • Indoor & outdoor seating areas, a gift shop and community library to enjoy.
  • Top (‘5’) food hygiene rating.

Open 7 days a week

Summer, 5th May – 29th September, from 9.30am to 5pm

Winter, 30th September – 4th May, from 9.30am to 4pm

** Take advantage of our Special Offers available 9.30-11am & 2-4pm, Monday to Friday **

Whatever the weather, visit the Tea Rooms for a refreshing hot or cold drink, a light lunch or treat yourself to one of the tempting cakes on offer. Buy 7 and get one free – enjoy some extra pep with our coffee loyalty card scheme!

Take a table inside or venture out onto the Terrace to enjoy the beautiful surroundings of the Walled Garden. We offer a delicious selection of handmade sandwiches & snacks, and kids ‘pick-and-mix’ lunch bags are available too. We have also added a small soft play area in a corner of the Tea Rooms to keep the under 3s entertained.

To complete a relaxing visit to the Tea Rooms we have a community library with a great selection of books to borrow and enjoy during your visit to the Country Park.

Handmade sandwiches, snacks & delicious cakes

Afternoon Tea for Two

Treat yourselves to an Afternoon Tea for two, including Sandwiches, Cake & Scones with clotted cream & jam, and your choice of Tea or Coffee. All for £15.00.

Booking required – please call 01202 261343

Afternoon and Cream Tea Vouchers

What better way to treat your loved ones than by picking up an Afternoon or Cream Tea Voucher for our Tea Rooms today!

‘Pod in the Park’ Caterpod

Look out for our ‘Pod in the Park’ by the activity area near the Walled Garden and Tea Rooms serving drinks, snacks and 7 delicious flavours of Marshfield Ice Cream. Open at weekends and during school holidays.

Local produce

We are proud to present our Food Map displaying all the delicious produce that we use or retail, from Dorset and across the south west.

Design created working in partnership with the Bournemouth and Poole College.

The Tea Rooms Food Map

Gifts & Souvenirs

Enjoy a spot of retail therapy at our gift stands in the Tea Rooms


Voted runner up in the Favourite Family Place to Eat category of the Dorset Primary Times Reader Star Awards 2016.

Inspirational Art

You might also like to take the opportunity to visit The Gallery Upstairs; there’s plenty of local professional and amateur art and design on show throughout the year.

Admission is free. The gallery is accessed by stairs or lift from the Tea Rooms.