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Family in the cafe

Food and drink

Drop into one of our cafés to try a delicious range of sandwiches, light meals, cakes and afternoon teas.

Our food is freshly prepared using sustainably sourced ingredients, and we aim to use local suppliers wherever we can.

Friends enjoying lunch

Terrace Café

Located in the Ducal Palace, the Terrace Café offers tasty meals served in a relaxed atmosphere. Take time out from exploring the Castle and its grounds to enjoy a light lunch or a delicious homemade meal from our seasonal menu. All accompanied by spectacular views of the city.

Keep the kids fuelled up and entertained with healthy children’s lunch boxes, activity sheets and mini-meals. High-chairs and baby changing facilities are also available.

Please note – an admission ticket is required to visit the Terrace Café.

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Enjoying coffee

Coffee Shop

Set in our brand-new Visitor Centre, the Coffee Shop offers a great selection of drinks and hot and cold food for all the family, including healthy grab-and-go pots. The focus is on speedy service and value for money – and you’ll find something for everyone’s taste.

You do not need an admission ticket to visit the Coffee Shop.

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Groups of more than 15?

Visiting as a group and want to guarantee that there will be space for you all? Visit our Groups page to find out more about our organised group catering offer.

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Booking for an occasion?

Nottingham Castle is a unique venue befitting of any celebration, occasion or meeting. Visit our Occasions page for more details.

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