A customer and member of staff in the Muddy Boots café at Blickling Estate, Norfolk


Blickling Estate provides a range of dining options to make your visit as enjoyable as possible.

The Stables Café serves a variety of hot and cold food items, from homemade soups and one-pots to sandwiches, ice creams and cake – with local, seasonal produce used wherever possible. With ample seating both inside and out, it's the perfect spot for a mid-morning snack, lunch or an afternoon cream tea.

Muddy Boots is a dog-friendly café offering a selection of light bites from sausage rolls and pasties to cream teas and cakes, to enjoy both inside and out.Grab a coffee before you start your walk, or reward yourself with something tasty at the end of your adventures.

The Farmyard Café is open during busy periods, school holidays and during various events. This grab and go eatery offers hot and cold drinks as well as a selection of light bites, cakes and ice creams.



  • Afternoon tea
  • Children's menu
  • Take away service


  • Assistance dogs welcome
  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets


  • Breakfast available
  • On-site catering
  • Picnic site
  • Special diets available - If you have an allergy or intolerance and would like ingredient information about the food and drink served in our cafés, please ask a member of staff who will be happy to help. We also have vegan and gluten-free dishes as well as a variety of options for lactose intolerant. Soya and oatmeal milk are available on request. Just ask on arrival for further information.
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Vegetarian diet available


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Leisure Facilities

  • Free WIFI

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - Dogs are very welcome in the Muddy Boots café. If you're planning on purchasing food at The Stables, please ensure you have someone with you to stay with your dog while you order. You can then eat outside in the Farmyard seating area with your four legged friend.
  • Gift shop
  • WiFi or internet access

Site Features

  • National Trust Property
  • Regional Tourist Board Member

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Road:
Blickling is located 1.5 miles from Aylsham on the B1354 and is signposted off the A140 Cromer to Norwich road.

The Stables Café & Muddy Boots at Blickling Estate


Blickling Estate, Aylsham, Norfolk, NR11 6NF

Tel: 01263 738030

Opening Times

* Please check our website for seasonal opening hours for our cafés: https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/place-pages/35/pages/opening-times-calendar

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