Orchard Park Restaurant

Welcome to the Orchard Park Restaurant, based in the garden centre of the same name, located in the countryside of Dorset’s most northern town, Gillingham.

We serve different types of breakfasts from your traditional Full English to your lighter Granola Sundaes and Breakfast Baps, as well as an Eggs Benedict menu, all of which utilise free-range eggs. Breakfast is served from 9:00am to 11:30am Monday to Saturday and 10:00am to 11:15am on a Sunday.

We have an extensive lunch menu with a variety of homemade hot food. We offer traditional meals such as Beer-Battered Cod and Chips and a Glazed Ham, Egg and Chips, as well as contemporary classics such as Buttermilk Chicken Burgers and Beef Meatball Tagliatelle. Lunch is served from 12:00pm to 3:00pm Monday to Saturday.

We also offer a Sunday roast with a selection of meats to choose from, also served 12:00 to 3:00pm.

If you want a lighter meal we also serve a variety of Filled Jacket Potatoes, Baguettes and Panini’s as well as a Deli selection consisting of, but not limited to, Quiche’s, Sausage Rolls and Frittatas. A Soup of the Day and selection of Salads, such as our Panzanella and Halloumi Salad, round off our lighter bites. Served daily from 12:00pm to 4:00pm.

For the children, we offer a separate menu of classic hot meals and picnic lunch bags.

We have a Cream Tea that comes with the choice of either fruit, plain or gluten free scone, clotted cream and a preserve and hot drink of your choosing.

We have an extensive selection of various cakes and traybakes that pair perfectly with a hot drink. As well as this we offer desserts that include Chocolate Brownie Sundae and Warm Dorset Apple Cake with Cream to name two.

We take pride in offering great quality coffee and tea, the latter of which includes a wide selection of Fruit, Herbal and Decaffeinated Loose-Leaf Teas such as Ginger and Apple, and Raspberry and Rosehip.

We also serve various soft drinks and juices as well as alcoholic beverages such as beer, cider and a selection of red and white wines.

We look forward to welcoming you into the Orchard Park Restaurant.


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Dogs welcome
  • Free WIFI
  • Outdoor seating area
  • Pushchair Accessible
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Contact Details

Kingsmead Business Park, Shaftesbury Rd, Gillingham SP8 5JG

Tel: 01747 835544

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Opening Times

Monday to Saturday - 9am to 5pm

Sunday - 10am to 4pm


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