• P's Place
  • The Gallery Restaurant
  • The Olive Tree Restaurant
  • Picnics
  • Trading Post
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P's Place

Ideal for the family our fully licensed P's Place in the Waterside Centre provides a truly picturesque setting overlooking a lake. P's place offers a range of freshly made pizzas and pasta dishes, salads and daily specials along with a children's menu and afternoon teas. You can even dine alfresco on lakeside decking.

The Gallery Restaurant

The Gallery Restaurant

The Gallery Restaurant, in the Waterside Centre, The Gallery also serves an excellent range of starters, vegetarian meals, traditional food and desserts in relaxed comfortable surroundings. It is open to both visitors and the public without having to pay admission to enter CONKERS.

The Gallery also features our very popular Sunday carvery which offers a choice of roasts and a selection of freshly cooked vegetables. The Gallery Carvery is open on Sundays from 12.00 - 3.00pm. Pre booking is advisable on 01283 551722.

The Olive Tree Restaurant

The Olive Tree Restaurant

The licensed Olive Tree Restaurant, in the Discovery Centre, is open all day offering luscious lunches from pasta dishes through to pizzas, light snacks, baguettes and traditional puddings. There is also an excellent children’s menu. The Olive Tree overlooks the lake and offers a great atmosphere. From Monday to Friday (excluding school holidays) visitors can access the restaurant without having to pay the CONKERS admission fee if they so wish.

picnics

Bring a picnic to CONKERS

At CONKERS visitors are welcome to bring their own picnics if they wish. A number of free designated picnic areas are available

trading post

Souvenirs and gifts at The Trading Post

All ages tastes and budgets are catered for with a variety of books, greetings cards and toiletries, a wide selection of delightfully scented products to refresh your home. There is always something to find for our feathered friends in the garden, with a great supply of bird seeds and nuts and feeders. Miniature rubber creepy crawlies and finger glove puppets are always firm favourites with the kids

Catering and Shopping

Cafes and restaurants

There is a great range of restaurants and cafes to choose from at CONKERS - apart from the Olive Tree Restaurant (open 10am to 5pm) and P’s Place at Waterside (open 10am to 4pm). Starbuck’s Coffee Lounge (open Sundays only 10am to 4pm) in The Gallery Restaurant is a great place for morning coffee, elevenses or afternoon refreshment - they serve freshly brewed Starbucks coffee, hot snacks and patisseries throughout the day. Kids can enjoy our freshly made juices. In the Gallery Restaurant, which is open 12 noon to 4pm on Sundays only, try out our famous Sunday Carvery!   

Food on the go...

For food on the go visit The Forest Dweller’s Kiosk at the Discovery train station, we serve ice creams, snacks, cakes and hot and cold drinks. At The Whistle Stop Kiosk, next to the Waterside train station, you can pick up hot and cold drinks, warm pasties, ice creams and cakes. Seating is provided adjacent to the Playdale Adventure Play Park.   The new Treetops kiosk is located adjacent to the High and Low Ropes Aerial adventure. Billy Bonkers Donut Shack offers freshly made donuts, ice creams and a selection of hot and cold drinks.

Gift shop experience

A visit to The Trading Post is a must before you go! All ages tastes and budgets are catered for with a variety of books, greetings cards and toiletries, a wide selection of delightfully scented products to refresh your home. There is always something to find for our feathered friends in the garden, with a great supply of bird seeds and nuts and feeders. Miniature rubber creepy crawlies and finger glove puppets are always firm favourites with the kids.