The Retreat Restaurant

Close up of a lady dining at the Retreta restaurant at Badminton Horse Trials

Dining at the Badminton Retreat

The Badminton Retreat restaurant will be serving a selection of hearty breakfasts, delightful lunches and divine dinners.  A place to relax, refuel and discuss the exciting events of the day.  Our amazing on site chefs have created enticing menus to suit all palates from wonderfully fresh local ingredients.

VIP Evenings in the Restaurant

After a long day exploring Badminton, evenings offer a chance to meet some of Badminton’s VIPs.  Have your questions answered, rub shoulders with and enjoy supper with riders, owners, commentators, course designers, vets and more…


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Breakfast Menu


Available 7.30am – 10.30am


Award winning breads from Hobbs Bakery, brioche, sourdough, rye, pastries & croissants

all served with Somerset butter and Daylesford preserves

Traditional Cotswold porridge, cereals, granolas

all served with Yeo Valley yoghurt, honey, Cheddar strawberries and a selection of milks and fruit 

All available buffet style at £9.50 per head

Lightly crushed avocado on toast with cherry tomatoes and a free-range Burford Brown poached egg   £12

Freshly fried American style pancakes with blueberries and maple syrup  £12

Eggs Royal, served on an English muffin,

 Two poached eggs, smoked salmon & hollandaise sauce  £15

Retreat Full English Breakfast

Somerset pork sausages, smoked back bacon, Portabello mushrooms, baked beans, beef tomato, local black pudding and a choice of fried, scrambled or poached Burford brown eggs   £15

Please help your self to fruit, cereals, baked goods & juices from the buffet. Tea and coffee will be offered at the table.

Lunch Menu


Available 12 noon – 3pm


Soup of the day, served with crusty bread & butter  £6 (GF available) (V)

Beef & roasted vegetable lasagne, with Parmesan crust  £10

Spicy root vegetable & beans in chilli sauce, tortilla chips, mixed rice served with sour cream & Cheddar cheese  £10 (V)

Variety of quiche made with single & double Gloucester cheeses, new potatoes £10

Charcuterie board sharing platter, chorizo, Serrano ham, mozzarella, sun-dried tomatoes, olives & crusty bread  £12 for 2 people

Ploughman’s Lunch

Cornish Yarg, Dorset Blue Vinney, Somerset Capricorn Goats Cheese, Somerset Cheddar, breads, biscuits, grapes, crudité and pickle £12

Whole Camembert with chilli jam & crusty bread, enough for two as a snack  £10


All main dishes available with a choice of salads


Baby leaf salad with radish, spring onion & cucumber

Carrot & cucumber salad with orange and olives

Spinach, artichoke, green pea, Kalamata olive mint & lemon salad

Chopped salad with feta cheese and yoghurt

Jewelled couscous salad with raisins & lemon

Basmati & wild rice, new potatoes, roasted vegetables, chantey carrots, French beans & broccoli florets

Evening Menu – Starters


Available from 6pm


All £7 each


Asparagus with Parma ham & poached egg, Parmesan shavings

Warm Somerset Capricorn goats cheese & red onion on a bed of rocket salad

Chicken liver parfait, with toast

Portobello mushroom, stuffed with Blue Vinney cheese and fresh thyme

Severn & Why smoked salmon on blinis, crème fraiche & pickled vegetables

Falafel served with baby leaf salad and harissa & mint yoghurt dressing   

Beef tomato & buffalo mozzarella salad with fresh pesto dressing


Bread board to share while you wait

 Olives, balsamic vinegar & virgin olive oil  £6   

Evening Menu – Main Courses


Available from 6pm


Ale braised Gloucestershire beef, slow cooked in ‘Barnsey’  Bath ale  £15

Lamb shank slow cooked in a red wine jus £16

Fish of the day, cooked in an light fresh Asian style £15

Butternut squash risotto, finished with garlic oil and wild rocket   £12 (GF) (V)

Chicken stuffed with mozzarella, wrapped in Serrano ham  £15

Confit duck leg, served on a bed of mashed potato £16

Red onion & Somerset goats cheese tartlet

£12 (V)

Fillet steak, mushrooms & Madeira, pepper sauce



All the above are served with a choice of rice, mashed or new potatoes & salad or vegetables

Evening Menu – Desserts


Available from 6pm


All £7 each


Warmed gooey chocolate & ginger torte with Marshfield ice-cream

Tangy lemon posset served with homemade shortbread biscuit

Meringue torte with Cheddar strawberries, coulis and cream

White chocolate and raspberry cheesecake with ginger nut base

Victoria plum and Somerset apples soaked in cider topped with oaty crumble topping served with clotted cream

West Country Cheese Board  £9

Cornish Yarg, Dorset Blue, vintage Cheddar,

Somerset goats cheese with biscuits, grapes, celery and quince jelly

3 Scoops of Marshfield farm Ice cream with wafer  £4


Teas & Coffees


Selection of fresh coffee and teas, from the bar £3

~    Double Espresso

~    Americano

~    Cappuccino

~    Latte

~    Flat White

~    Selection of teas

All the above available as decaffeinated.

Evening Menu – Children


Available from 6pm


Gloucester Old Spot sausages, served with mash and peas or beans  £6

Cheesy penne pasta with tomato sauce  £5

Portion of beef lasagne with salad or peas  £6

Please feel free to ask a member of staff if you see something else on the menu you would like served as a child’s portion, we will do all we can to accommodate.

Childs ice cream, two scoops £3

cheese rounds with grapes

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The Badminton Retreat is the official luxury glamping site

for Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials 2019