Porcupine Pantry

A delicious selection of small hot lunch plates, cakes, scones and breakfasts

‚ÄčLocated just outside of our visitor entrance, the Porcupine Pantry is the perfect place for walkers, cyclists and visitors to the house and gardens to stop off for some lunch, all through the year.

Offering a range of hot and cold drinks, beers, wines, cakes, jacket potatoes and lunch plates, the Pantry offers just what you need after a long walk through the parkland, and your four-legged friend needn't miss out - dogs are welcome to sit in the outside seating.

The Pantry is well-stocked with allergy-friendly foods, including gluten free and dairy-free alternatives. If you're unsure whether we will have something to cater to you particular requirement, please give us a call on 01892 871277 and we'll be happy to help.

Our Spring 2019 menu:

Breakfast 9am—11.45am

The Vegan— Roasted Tomato & mushrooms with balsamic glaze on toasted ciabatta - £5.75

The Melt— Open bacon, mushroom and cheese melt on toasted ciabatta bread - £5.95 

Local Speldhurst sausage on floured bap - £4.95

Grilled Bacon on floured bap - £4.50

Pancake stack with bacon and maple syrup - £4.95

Bloomer toast served with strawberry jam | honey |peanut butter - £2.95

Toasted teacake with jam & butter - £2.95

Lunch 12noon - 3pm

Spiced falafel, houmous and roasted pepper quesadilla - £7.25

Chef’s twist on a traditional BLT— served on a tomato quaesadilla -  - £7.25

Speldhurst sausage and red onion on toasted ciabatta with watercress - £5.95

Tuna mayonnaise with roasted peppers & lime on bloomer bread with watercress - £5.95

Nachos topped with Vegetable bean chilli, grated cheese, jalapenos & lime - £6.95

New York deli style pastrami, emmental cheese, gherkins & mustard on toasted flatbread - £6.25

Brie and onion chutney on toasted herb flatbread, with watercress - £5.25

Chef’s Soup of the day served with Toasted Ciabatta bread - £4.95

Jacket Potato served with a choice of filling & salad garnish:
Vegetable Bean Chilli , jalapenos & lime - £6.50 (add cheese 50p)
Grilled mushroom and crumbled brie - £6.95

Tuna mayonnaise, lime & cracked black pepper - £6.95
butter & Grated cheese - £5.95


The Little Porcupine Meal - £4.95

1. Choose a main:

Little jacket with cheese
Kid's sausage bap with ketchup
Kid's fish finger bap with ketchup
Kid's nacho plate with cheese, cucumber and salsa dip

2. Choose a drink:

Apple carton
Orange carton
Forest fruits carton
Kid's hot chocolate

3. Choose a snack:

Packet of raisins
Hula hoops
Mini cheddars
Penguin chocolate bar