image for Coffee Morning/Afternoon Tea item typeAfternoon Tea at Pontefract Castle

Coffee Morning/Afternoon Tea

Pontefract Castle

Pontefract Castle


Cafe Team

01977 798 389


Castle Chain,
West Yorkshire,

Events at this Venue

date event
Thu 5 Apr Dragon Egg Hunt
Tue 10 Apr Birds of Prey Puppets
Sat 21 - Sun 22 Apr St George's Day
Sun 27 - Mon 28 May Siege Weekend
Sat 23 Jun Proms in the Castle
Sat 7 Jul Picnic at the Castle


After taking in the historic surroundings of Pontefract Castle, why not treat yourself to some afternoon tea in the grounds.

Choose from a selection of sandwiches including: Roast beef, Horseradish & rocket, Yorkshire blue cheese & tomato chutney, Free range eggs and watercress, Ham, Mustard mayo and salad and Tuna mayonnaise.

Indulge in your sweet tooth and enjoy some tasty Scones with jam and clotted cream, Mini cakes and then wash it all down with either Yorkshire tea or freshly brewed Darkwoods Coffee.

To book, please contact the Liquorice Café team on: 01924 798 389 or email:

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groups

Opening details

Afternoon Tea is by pre-booking only.


£13.95 per person
To book, please contact the Liquorice Café team on: 01924 798 389 or email:



See location of Pontefract Castle on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 460222  Lat: 53.69421 Long: -1.30481

By Road:
M62 jct32
Continue onto Park Road (A639)
Turn left onto Southgate (A645)

For car parking:
Turn left onto North Baileygate. Car park located off Beech Hill. WF8 2JF

Disabled car-parking spaces are available at the Castle gates (approach via Spink Lane or Micklegate).

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Monkhill/Baghill Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Pontefract Bus Station

Walk from Pontefract town centre via Horsefair, Micklegate and Castle Chain.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Pontefract, Monkhill station


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups