We’re delighted to announce that fishing is now open daily from 8am-7pm and the Cafe is now open from 9am to 5pm, 7 days a week

Hanningfield Reservoir Cafe on the Water and Gift Shop

With its spectacular views over the reservoir and surrounding countryside, Café on the Water and Gift Shop is one of a kind. This is a popular destination for all with its stylish interior and quality food and drink.

You can enjoy delicious meals and scrumptious sweet treats comfortably amongst the newly fitted, stylish interior. There is a large decking area outside should you choose to enjoy your food alfresco while enjoying the breath-taking scenery. Perfect to enjoy a meal, celebrate an occasion or refuel after fishing, everyone is welcome.

The gift shop within the café stocks amazing home gifts and handmade wooden toys for that extra special person you know, or just as a treat for yourself. A great way to end your relaxing visit with a little retail therapy!

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2020 opening times

We are open throughout the year from February to December. Please see below for our opening times throughout the year.

Monday 11 February to Sunday 3 March

9am to 5pm (last orders 4.45pm)

Monday 4 March to Sunday 27 October

Mon to Fri – 9am to 5pm
Sat to Sun – 8am to 5pm
(last orders 4.45pm)

Monday 28 October to Sunday 1 December

9am to 5pm (last orders 4.45pm)

Monday 2 December to Wednesday 18 December

9am to 3pm (last orders 2.45pm)

Whats on the menu?

Download our sample menu above to see the type of delicious meals and treats on offer.

Sample Menu

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Where to find us

Directions to Hanningfield Waterside Park

From the A12 take the A1245 (Howe Green). After three miles turn right at The Bell public house into South Hanningfield Road. After two miles, turn right into Giffords Lane just after The Old Windmill public house.

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