The Bishop’s Table
Located in the heart of the visitor area lies The Bishop's Table café restaurant with a view like no other in Wells. With free access to everyone, all you need to do is cross the drawbridge and you'll see the award-winning building nestled under the trees overlooking the croquet lawn and Palace buildings.
Serving delicious locally-sourced homemade food and some of the best coffee and cake you will find in Wells, it is the perfect place to meet friends for brunch, lunch or afternoon tea.
Summer menu launched
We’ve launched our new menu using all the best locally sourced produce and you may even get a chance to try some of the fruit and veg grown in The Bishop’s Palace Community Garden.
New tea range to enjoy
Now until end of September, daily 10am - 6pm (serving closes 5:30pm)
October - December, daily 10am - 3:30pm
You can also time your visit to the café with a visit to the Palace and Gardens, click here for their opening hours.
The Bishop's Table and Undercroft in the Palace building are available to hire for events, wedding receptions and parties. If you are interested in hiring this cosy café or beautiful vaulted Undercroft, or any other part of the Palace and gardens then please contact Helen Garrett on 01749 988111 ext 209.
Booking a table
Apare from evening dining, tables are on a first come, first served basis so there is no need to book.
The Bishop's Table directly on 01749 988111 ext 206.
Tell us about your favourite dish at The Bishop's Table, the cake you like to eat with your coffee or just feedback about your experience in the new café by emailing email@example.com.
Harbour & Jones
The Bishop's Table is managed by Harbour & Jones, a leading in-house and venue caterer, who are committed to working with local suppliers, sourcing seasonal British produce and offering delicious, uncomplicated food.