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The Orangery Tea Room

Ashburnham Place, Battle, East Sussex, TN33 9NF

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The Orangery Tea Room


The tearoom is situated in an orangery built by Lancelot Capability Brown in 1777 as a “seven-bayed Greenhouse”.

No bookings needed when using main menu. Just find a table, order at the counter with your table number and we will then bring everything to you.

Bookings required for afternoon teas (2 - 20 people).










TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2020
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Recent Reviews:

  • hannahrT8708AS
    Jersey, United Kingdom
    It used to be so good but has gone downhill
    2 of 5 stars
    Monday, 31st August 2020
    Having had some lovely visits to the Orangery I was extremely disappointed this time. There is now no indoor seeing due to covid regulations and you queue up to collect your food. Unfortunately this... Read full review
  • sheldonsussex
    Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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    I found my inner peace!
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 15th September 2020
    Since my first visit to an orangery as a child, I have always loved this type of building. I love the surroundings and just feel good wandering around the beautiful surroundings Read full review
  • geoffreye328
    Wakefield, United Kingdom
    My latest visit was very disappointing
    1 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th September 2020
    My latest visit was very disappointing the ploughimens lunch used to be so good.but today was a giant letdown.the ham was very poor quality small portion of cheese all on a small plate to make it... Read full review

Map & Directions



  • Cafe
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Special diets catered for

Children & Infants

  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

COVID-19 Response

  • Eat Out to Help Out

Establishment Features

  • Groups by arrangement
  • Local Produce

Opening Times

The Orangery (1 Jan 2019 - 30 Dec 2020)
Tuesday - Saturday10:30 - 17:00


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