Cafes & Tea Rooms

You are spoilt for choice when looking for a place to sit back and enjoy a drink with a wedge of delicious homemade cake, or light lunches, breakfast bites, and especially afternoon teas. Not only are our market towns peppered with delightful tearooms, but many of the attractions have their own excellence cafe to tempt you.

Oakham and Uppingham hide their best cafes in alleyways and side streets around the town, but they are worth seeking out.

If you’re looking for an outing where the food offering is more of an attraction in its own right than an afterthought, then you will not be disappointed with Burghley House, Gates Garden Centre, Barnsdale Gardens or Rockingham Castle, to name a few!

Stray’s Coffee, Oakham

Stray’s Coffee is a family-owned and run, independent coffee shop, eatery and live jazz venue, first opening in Newark on Trent in 2003. They came to Oakham in 2019 to take the High Street by storm!

The Waterside Café

Start Date: 01/01/2018

With panoramic views of the water, waterside café is the ideal location serving breakfast and lunch, along with a wide range of delicious sweet treats to compliment the refreshment of your choice.

The Dairy Barn Cafe

Home of Ferneley’s Ice Cream and a new adventure golf course, visitors can be sure of a warm welcome come rain or shine.

Rutland Point Cafe & Bar

Set amongst beautiful countryside scenery, Rutland Point is nestled on the outskirts of Morcott, within a stones throw of the gorgeous villages of Uppingham, Seaton and Hambleton.

Harbour Cafe

Whether you are trying your hand at the watersports or exploring Rutland Water on foot, you’ll probably want to stop and refuel along the way and Anglian Water’s many food and drink areas are the perfect place to do just that. One of the most picturesque spots around the water, where the Rutland Belle sets sail, is the Harbour Café where you can enjoy a spot of lunch, coffee and cake or even dinner.

Stray's Coffee, Oakham

2 High St, Oakham LE15 6AL, UK

The Waterside Café

Normanton Road, South Shore, Normanto, Rutland, LE15 8HD, United Kingdom

The Dairy Barn Cafe

Whissendine Road, Leesthorpe, MELTON MOWBRAY, Leicestershire, LE14 2XJ, United Kingdom

Rutland Point Cafe & Bar

Rutland Point, Glaston Road, Oakham, UK

Harbour Cafe

The Harbour Cafe, Whitwell, Oakham, UK