Good food has always been a vital ingredient of Stratton’s delivery and an important connection with its rural location. The restaurant has won many awards and accolades for it delicious food and the pursuit of only the best ethical and purest local ingredients served in a contemporary English style.
Afterfive at Strattons is situated in the semi-basement, an area referred to as ‘The Rustic’ from the Palladian fashion for decorating the lower ground floor facade with rusticated stone.
Food style: Modern British using the best local, fresh ingredients – organic where ever possible. Includes vegetables, salad leaves, and herbs from our own gardens. Everything is made daily on site enabling us to cater for all dietary requirements including coeliac, vegetarians, diabetics, vegans and allergies.
Our guiding principle is quite simply to source and prepare the fabulous seasonal produce on our doorstep, real food with true flavours. The unique geography and climate of the Brecks, it is the driest part of Britain, yields some interesting crops from asparagus to blueberries. We have a great number of small producers supplying us with their foods, fabulous local cheese makers, microbreweries, arable farms, organic and free-range animal production and not forgetting the food from the wild, blackberries, wild mushrooms, sloes, horseradish, wild garlic, venison and game.
Opening times & menus
Afterfive menu available daily from 5.00pm – Afterfive menu
Please note due to current Covid-19 government guidelines we are re-locating Afterfive into our CoCoes building, although not in the main hotel building it is still located on our site. Please also note we do not have on-site parking – more info
Our traditional Afternoon tea theme changes bi-monthly…
Booking is essential with at least 72 hours notice on all afternoon tea bookings.
July/August’s theme ‘The tiger who came to tea’ – click here for the menu
Tea is a great British institution and Strattons is the perfect Norfolk venue for traditional afternoon tea. Enjoy a scrummy afternoon tea in relaxed, comfy and funky surroundings, sit by the fire in winter or go alfresco in summer available pre-booked daily from 12.30– 3.30pm.
Strattons afternoon tea is served on a three tiered cake stand with finger sandwiches, mini sausage roll, scones with locally made jam and clotted cream and selection of three different cakes themed throughout the year to reflect the season. Choose a cafetiere of coffee or a choice of teas (bagged or loose leaf) including English breakfast, earl grey, green, mint, chamomile or fruit tea.
Most recently Strattons won the 2016 EDP Norfolk food and drink award for ‘Best Afternoon Tea Norfolk’!
or with a glass of Prosecco £24pp
or with a glass of Champagne £29pp
Special dates from £22.50pp (traditional afternoon tea not available on these dates).
An ideal choice if you’re celebrating a special occasion, weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, engagements, farewell parties, Christenings, funerals, civilized hen and stag dos. Strattons in Norfolk can accommodate parties of up to 40 guests. We also cater for dietary requirements and offer a special gluten free and vegan afternoon tea with gluten free bread, homemade scones and cakes, just let us know your requirements on booking.
As we make everything on site and to order we require 72 hours notice for bookings, however please do pop in for cake and coffee from our onsite cafe deli ‘CoCoes’ – no need to book. Afternoon tea gift vouchers are available to buy from Strattons. You can purchase by calling 01760 723845 or online from our store.
Call 01760 723845 to make your booking now, groups welcome. Groups over 10 will require our restaurant space.