The Mulberry Tree

Welcome to Spring! Now the weather is warming up we have changed our menu to a warmer, more spring feel – BBQ Chicken Skewers and a delicious Goats Cheese & Tomato Quiche are on our main lunch menu.

We have reintroduced our popular Atlantic prawns in a Marie Rose sauce which you can have in either a sandwich or jacket potato. Additionally, we have a lovely fresh lemon and blueberry cake as well as a new range of 20 gelatos just waiting for you to try! We hope to see you soon

Opening Times:

Mon to Sat: 9:00am to 5:00pm | Sun: 10:00am to 4:00pm

The Mulberry Tree Restaurant – Voted the Best Destination Garden Centre Restaurant for 2023 by the GCA!

We are thrilled to announce that the Mulberry Tree restaurant was awarded Best Destination Garden Centre Restaurant for 2023 in the UK by the Garden Centre Association (GCA) at their January awards ceremony. We couldn’t have done it without our loyal, wonderful customers, so thank you from all of us!

Mulberry Best Destination Garden Centre Restaurant Award

Breakfast, Lunch and Sweet Treats

We change the menu within the Mulberry Tree four times a year, ensuring we are serving food and drinks appropriate to the time of year and this season is no exception.

With filling breakfasts available every day until 11:30am and a variety of appetising lunches to choose from, you won’t be disappointed during your visit.

Whether you visit for breakfast, lunch or simply a scone with a cup of tea, we have something for everyone. We have a large selection of homemade cakes and traybakes this season including a lemon and blueberry cake and our new Bakewell cake!

And new for spring we have re-vamped our gelato and are proud to serve 20 new spring flavours bursting with flavour. We have Amarena Cherry, Nutella, Rhubarb & Custard, Stracciatella as well as pistachio, dark chocolate and peach, passion and mango…. Which one will you choose!

Ruxley Manor Cakes
Mulberry Restaurant Drinks

Drinks Menu

Alongside Tea and Coffee, we serve a hot spiced apple as well as cold drinks such as a Strawberry, Basil and Cucumber cooler, Mango & Passionfruit iced tea, an iced mocha and we are bringing back our watermelon, lime or strawberry & lime granita

Serving Times:

Mon to Sat: 9:00am to 5:00pm | Sun: 10:00am to 4:00pm

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Ruxley Manor Breakfast

Breakfast Menu

We offer a variety of breakfasts to suit everyone’s palate – whether it’s our traditional gardener’s breakfast, sausage & bacon pancakes, a healthier humous and Mediterranean vegetables on toasted rye bread, or our delicious fruit pancakes – there is something for everyone.

Serving Times:

Mon to Sat: 9:00am to 11:30am | Sun: 10:00am to 11:30am

Ruxley Lunch Choices

Lunch Menu

Ham, egg & chips, or new for Spring, our BBQ chicken skewers are on our lunch menu alongside our re-vamped beef or vegan burger. We also offer pizzas or a healthier Goats cheese and tomato crustless quiche.

Serving Times:

Mon to Sun: 12:00pm to 3:00pm 

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Mulberry Light Lunch Menu

Light Lunch Menu

Our light lunches include toasted ciabattas, sandwiches, jacket potatoes, salads and soup. Fresh for spring we have introduced a sweet chilli chicken ciabatta as well as a Prawn jacket potato and a lovely fresh prawn or chicken salad.

Serving Times:

Mon to Sun: 11:30am to 3:30pm

Sweet Treats Menu

We serve our traditional homemade scones, cake slices and traybakes all day as well as sundaes, waffles and scoops of ice cream from our gelato bar.

Serving Times:

Mon to Sat: 9:00am to 5:00pm | Sun: 10:00am to 4:00pm

Children’s Menu

For those hungry little seedlings we offer a range of breakfasts and lunches alongside children’s hot and cold drinks.

Serving Times:

Please see the children’s menu for serving times.

Afternoon Tea Kent

Luxury Afternoon Tea

At The Mulberry Tree, Sidcup

Treat yourself or your loved ones to a freshly prepared Afternoon Tea – lovingly crafted on the day by our team of chefs. 

You’ll enjoy a luxurious 90 minute feast with table service in your own private pod with unlimited tea or filter coffee throughout. Or, if you want to make it that little bit more special, we have a range of wines, cocktails, bubbles and non-alcoholic drinks available too!

Mulberry Tree Ice Cream

Sip & Scoop

Takeaway Bar

Feeling peckish? Then take a Sip and grab a Scoop at our Sip & Scoop café outside The Mulberry Tree.

We have 20 new gelato flavours ready to tempt you for this spring and summer. Flavours such as Amarena Chery, Rhubarb & Custard, Pistachio or Peach, Passion & Mango. We can turn our gelato into milkshakes as well as desserts such as a banana split or a chocolate sundae.


The Mulberry Tree and Sip & Scoop are not allergy free. Although your chosen food or drink may not contain an allergen, it may still be present in the tools we use or the environment. If you have an allergy, please let us know. We have detailed allergen information that we will go through with you so you can make an informed decision.

Mulberry Alcoholic Drinks

Challenge 25

We offer a range of alcoholic drinks including (but not limited to) beers, wines and cocktails. For alcohol orders we operate
the Challenge 25 Policy at The Mulberry Tree, so if ordering alcohol, please be ready with photo ID.

The Chatty Cafe Scheme

Ruxley Manor is proud to be offering the Chatty Café scheme, the scheme offers tables where customers can sit if they are happy to talk to other customers and meet people from far and wide, from all walks of life, have some interesting conversations and share some laughter with each other.

Find a Chatter & Natter table outside Sip & Scoop with the yellow Chatty Café sign and get chatting! Individuals taking part in the chatty café scheme will receive 10% off their bill. Discount must be redeemed at the tills.

Events Room for Hire

Our beautifully decorated Events Room can be closed off from the main restaurant in The Mulberry Tree and is available for hire.

The room is equipped with a projector for presentations and a lectern, microphone and speaker can be provided. Catering can also be provided for your events, with choices  from just tea and coffee to hot food and desserts.

Events Room Booking Enquiry