Food & Drink

Where and what to eat

The variety (and quantity!) of fabulous food and drink on offer at Badminton means you will never  go hungry whatever your taste or budget! From scrummy food on the go to sit down luncheons, picnic bites and artisan delights you can be sure to sample the very best of Gloucestershire’s gastronomy on your visit. Here are just some of the options to tickle your tastebuds:

Catering & Bars

The Badminton Members Enclosure is conveniently situated on the south side of the Main Arena, close to the Scoreboard. The Club will provide a high quality service to meet the needs of all from an elegant luncheon to a quick snack or drink. Closed Circuit TVs will show continuous coverage of all the day’s action and the Club Garden has a direct view of the Main Arena.
See Membership for full details on all catering options available in our Members Club.


Traditional Pub with great atmosphere situated next to The Main Big Screen with a wide selection of the best mobile catering in the country.

The perfect location to enjoy a wonderful assortment of premium food and beverage items, in comfortable surroundings at a beautiful lakeside location. With live big screening of all the day’s events and evening entertainment and music every day.

Please note that the Lakeside Complex packages do not include admission or parking – Car Parking and Personal Admission Tickets will be required in addition to gain admission to the Event. See Ticket Information for more details.

The Lakeside VIP raised terrace with clear roof enjoying unspoiled views of the action. Minimum spend applies, tables of 4 or more available with waitress table service on food & drink all day.  Please note all tables on the VIP deck are now sold out for Saturday.  VIP Garden tables are still available.  Book now to avoid disappointment.

The luxurious Nyetimber bus will be returning to the Lakeside for 2017. Guests can experience spectacular views from this British 1968 Route-master bus. Minimum spend applies for table reservations and include the opportunity to learn more about our stunning assortment of wines from our Nyetimber expert during the day.

The Lakeside Garden offers customers the opportunity to reserve picnic benches, close to the action, amongst the crowds. Historically, these tables have sold out well in advance of the Cross Country Day. With waitress table service on food & drink from 10am – 5pm.  Please note all front row tables are now sold out for Saturday, rear tables are still available.  Book now to avoid disappointment. 


Traditional Pub serving craft beers, Nyetimber sparkling wine and a range of spirits and soft drinks. Serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner from 8am until late.

For further details and all Lakeside Complex Reservations – email: or call us on 0844 693 1033.

Fast Food

A wide variety of stalls can be found in the Tented Village throughout the week – next to Heart of England Craftworkers Marquee, Food Avenue near Rural Crafts Marquee, at the southern end of the Tented Village around the Big Screen and at regular stops around the Cross Country Course on the Saturday. More information will be available nearer the event.

Relish logoRelish, our onsite Caterers are able to provide picnics for collection upon arrival at the event.

Contact Relish: Tel: 01285 658444.