Our Shropshire breakfast basket includes local produce for a delicious English breakfast. The contents will make 3-4 breakfasts and costs £25.

Local butchers’ home-cured bacon
Old English pork sausages
Half-dozen of our free-range eggs
Tomatoes and mushrooms
Bread from our local bakers
Home-made marmalade
Butter and semi-skimmed milk
Orange juice
VEGETARIAN options are also available


Home-cooked meals use our own garden and organic local produce whenever possible. We deliver them to your cottage door for you to reheat and portions are for 2 people. To order, let us know a day or two before your arrival.

Seasonal Soups £5

Main Courses from £15
Beef Bourguignonne
Basque chicken with fennel and chorizo
Welsh lamb shanks with flageolet beans
Luxury fish pie
Authentic curries (using fresh ingredients and spices)
Kale and mushroom lasagne

Vegetables from £5
Selection of seasoned garden vegetables
Sweet and sour red cabbage
Potato dauphinoise

Desserts from £5
Individual sticky toffee puddings
Seasonal fruit crumble
Bread and butter pudding
Chocolate torte
Gill’s home-made ice creams


Throughout the year we add seasonal specials to our menu – Ludlow game casserole, pheasant curry with coconut cream, summer pudding with berries from the garden and rhubarb and ginger crumble ice cream are a few examples. We can tell you what is available when you place your food order.


Spring in Shropshire

Garden Produce

We grow organic fruit and vegetables in our garden at Birches Mill and we make jams and chutneys from much of the produce. Fruit, vegetables, preserves and free-range eggs from our own happy hens are all for sale during your stay.

Garden Produce