Butler Henderson Café – Quorn & Woodhouse


Butler-Henderson Cafe is open seven days a week, from 10am to 4pm during weekdays and from 10am to 4.30pm at weekends and at special events. It serves hot and cold drinks, delicious homemade cakes, sandwiches, light lunches and ice creams. 

Butler Henderson's is our  family cafe at Quorn & Woodhouse station. A warm welcome and good food awaits you, along with plenty of room inside! From full meals to light snacks the fully licensed refreshment room is situated at the end of the station entrance drive. It couldn't be easier to find and there's plenty of parking. It's also wheelchair friendly.

Outside, there is a picnic area which looks onto the station platform. On sunny days it's one of the best grandstand views on the railway for watching trains go past. Adjacent, there are toilet - and shower facilities.

Or If you'd like to try something different at Quorn & Woodhouse, then the NAAFI tea room on the station is a delight.

Afternoon Tea at Butler Henderson- fancy an afternoon tea whilst watching the trains go past?

Enjoy a pot of English tea or Earl Grey, a selection of sandwiches, homemade scone with clotted cream, jam and a slice of homemade cake.

 Please note: Pre-booking is essential.  Afternoon teas are available throughout the year but may be limited during special events.  Please call to reserve your table: 01509 633876

To enquire about hiring Butler Henderson for parties, wedding receptions, corporate functions etc, please contact us for further information: 01509 633876

Please note, on certain special event days when the railway is likely to be very busy, Butler Henderson's may offer a different menu.



Festive opening hours.

Christmas Eve - 10am to 2pm

Christmas Day - Closed 

Boxing Day - 11am to 4pm

Tuesday to Friday - Open as usual 10am to 4pm

New Year's Eve - 10am to 2pm

New Year's Day - 11am to 4pm


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