The Orchard


Europe, United Kingdom, Cambridgeshire

The Orchard is a tea room and tea garden in Grantchester, near Cambridge, serving morning coffee, lunches and afternoon teas. Since opening in 1897, it has been a popular retreat for Cambridge students, teachers and tourists, as well as locals, with many famous names among its patrons. The Orchard is open every day of the year (with the exception of some days around Christmas) from 9:30 to 17:30 in winter and 19:00 in summer, and can be reached both by road and punt. There is a museum at the premises dedicated to the poet Rupert Brooke.