Visiting Bradgate Park Food & Drink Food & Drink Festive opening times 2023 Deer Barn Café Visitor Centre 19-23 December 10am-4pm 11am-4pm Christmas Eve 10am-3pm Closed Christmas Day Closed Closed Boxing Day 11am-3pm Closed 27-30 December 10am-4pm 11am-4pm 31 December 10am-3pm 11am-4pm New Year's Day 11am-3pm 11am-4pm Deer Barn Café Opening times Monday 10am-4pm Tuesday 10am-4pm Wednesday 10am-4pm Thursday 10am-4pm Friday 10am-4pm Saturday 10am-4pm Sunday 10am-4pm Our newly refurbished Deer Barn Café serves hot and cold drinks, ice creams, cake, sandwiches, hot food - and more! Right at the heart of Bradgate Park, the café has indoor and outdoor seating available. Visitor Centre Opening times Weekends and Bank Holidays 11am-4pm School holidays 11am-4pm Weekdays (outside of school holidays) Closed Here you will find light refreshments, including ice creams and cold drinks. The Deer Hut Located next to the Deer Barn Tearoom the Deer Hut serves hot drinks and freshly made crepes and waffles. This cash only and ran by Alonzi ice-cream. For further information visit: www.facebook.com/alonziicecream As well as being able to buy ice creams in our Café, Bradgate Park is also home to Alonzi's Ice cream who have been serving visitors to the Park for over 20 years, under licence. Their team has ice cream vans at busy periods at Hallgates (Cropston) and Hunts Hill (Old John) car parks. Within the Park their popular Ice Cream Tricycles stop along the carriageway at busy periods and school holidays. They also join major events in the Ruins and wider Park. Picnics As well as at our Café, there are plenty of places to enjoy picnics when visiting Bradgate Park, with picnic tables located near to our three car parks and just off the main carriage way. Please do remember if you are bringing a picnic to clear up after your visit, take your litter home, or use the general waste and recycling bins provided. Please do not feed the wildlife.