We highly recommend two fabulous local family caterers with years of professional catering and hospitality experience behind them, we guarantee a high end, professional and reliable service alongside beautifully presented, great-tasting food, served exactly as you’d like it. We list our Norfolk House options here if you want something extra special please don’t hesitate to ask. The team will bring everything and take it all away, so no mess or washing up. We put you in touch with the team so they can liaise directly with you about your requirements.
Please see our HENUS for sample menus. It’s your party so you decide when you want your food served.
The Mansion Afternoon Tea Party
Arrive at Norfolk House in style, all the stress of the journey will melt away as you and your hens are welcomed and lead to the grand dining room where your artisan afternoon tea will be ready to serve. Homemade cakes, sandwiches and delights all served on vintage china with exquisite tea blends in eclectic teapots. Betty would definitely approve. Vegetarian & allergy options are always available. This afternoon tea can be also served at any time during your stay not just on your day of arrival
Diamond Fine Dining 3 Course
This is the 5-star dining experience served in the dining room by our dedicated team. You will select from our fine dining menu favourites including warm or cold starter, the main dish of meat, fish or vegetarian choice with seasonal sides, followed by desserts. We take a pre-order to help you organise your hens in advance. We can print you a personal menu with your Bride to Be’s name and date as a keepsake of your party for an additional cost. Favourites include Dressed crab and sourdough toast. Pan-fried salmon with dill hollandaise and chargrilled fennel. White chocolate, honeycomb and raspberry cheesecake.
Sharing Dining Experience
The modern alternative to a finger buffet, ideal for grazing, picking and long evenings, these beautiful offerings are laid out on platters and boards so you can share and help yourself throughout the evening (pop the leftovers in the fridge and enjoy again the next day!!) choose from Soul Food, Mexican, Caribbean, Pan-Asian, Mediterranean Platter. Finish with Cheeseboard, Cake Lover or Fruit Platter.
Street Food One Pots
Chilled in the fridge ready for you to heat, or in the oven ready for your arrival. Choose from Yorkshire Cottage pie, Moroccan beef with steamed couscous, red snapper Jamaican curry with rice and peas, Thai green chicken curry with coconut rice, Vegetarian Moroccan tagine with couscous, British classic fish pie, Italian penne pasta with tomato, mozzarella and sausage meatballs, Spanish seafood Paella. This is so easy you could roll up in your PJ’s, serve yourself at a time that suits you.
The Yorkshire Retox Breakfast what better way to start the day? Served in the raspberry dining room. Choose from a cooked option: Full Yorkshire English Breakfast, eggs any way, bacon, sausage, black pudding, beans, roast tomato, mushrooms. French toast with bacon and maple syrup.
The Yorkshire Cocktail Master Class
Unlimited cocktail for 2 hours; fill out a questionnaire before your party and our mixologists will create a perfect bespoke cocktail menu for your party. You can try your hand at making the cocktails and add shot forfeits and games to the evening. This brilliant Yorkshire team can theme your menu to fit your party if requested and name cocktails after your Bride to Be. They bring glasses, the drinks and equipment… all you do is show up.