The 1867, our on site, fully licensed restaurant, offers a superbly appointed menu with top quality, freshly prepared food throughout the day.

Heart of the Shires restaurant

From tea-time favourites of toasted teacakes, scones and cream tea to a wonderful selection of mouth watering cakes, on display in the cake cabinet, the restaurant is a popular venue at Heart of the Shires with its spacious inside area and the new sheltered outdoor space and rear garden.

“Cakes to die for!”

Now open from 9:15am every day for breakfast – see here.

The 1867 cake


heart of the shires tea room

Coach parties and private bookings catered for by prior booking.
For a prompt reply please call 01327 342284 or call in and see us.
For the latest menus and more details SEE HERE.

The restaurant was formerly Darlington’s tea room and café – see here for news of the changes.

UPDATE: The restaurant is now on Facebook toowhy not give them a like?