Food and drinks

Enjoy a delicious lunch or elaborate dinner at The Boat Inn restaurant and discover the panoramic view over the lake. Or visit the Café on the Water, near the park. Here you can enjoy home-made local cake and snacks. You can enjoy breakfast at restaurant the Hide, which has a nice and cosy atmosphere.

Everything at a glance

Food and drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant The Hide
  • Minishop
    • Gift shop
  • Panorama terrace
  • Restaurant The Boat Inn
  • Sale of regional products

The Boat Inn restaurant

This restaurant offers a wide selection of food and drink, is open 7 days a week and has a lovely alfresco dining. You are welcome to join us for a drink throughout the day. Pets are also welcome in the bar area.

Café on the Water

Enjoy homemade cake, ice cream and other snacks at the visitor centre Tower Knowe, nearby the park. Visit after a snack and a drink the interactive exhibition of Tower Knowe and learn more about the history of the Kielder Water and Forest Park.

Don’t worry about the shopping

Buy all the ingredients to prepare a delicious meal. You can purchase your groceries at our minishop, which boasts an small assortment of local produce such as bread, vegetables, meat, beer and wine.