Rutland Water Food & Drink


Whether you are trying your hand at our watersports or exploring Rutland Water on foot, you’ll probably want to stop and refuel along the way and our many food and drink areas are the perfect place to do just that.

Where is a good place to eat at Rutland Water?

The Waterside Café at Normanton

With panoramic views of the water, our stunning new waterside café is the ideal location serving a delicious menu daily until 4pm, along with a wide range of delicious sweet treats to complement the refreshment of your choice.

Opening Times

March 5th/6th/7th    10:00 - 16:00
March 12th/13th/14th    10:00 - 16:00
March 19th onwards -    open daily    10:00 - 16:00

   Weekdays 10:00 - 16:00

   Weekends 08:00 - 16:00

May - June

   Weekdays 08:00 - 16:00

   Weekends 08:00 - 17:00

July - September

   Weekdays 09:00 - 17:00

   Weekends 08:00 - 17:00


   Weekdays 08:00 - 15:00

   Weekends 08:00 - 16:00

November - Feb

   Weekdays 10:00 - 15:00

   Weekends 08:00 - 15:00


Early opening and late closing available to groups of pre-booked

Rutland Water Food & Drink
Rutland Water Food & Drink

Harbour Bar Café

Located in Whitwell Creek, Harbour Bar Café provides the perfect setting for lunch, dinner, special occasions or private functions – or simply just for a coffee!

Four Foxes Catering

Located at the Normanton, Whitwell, Sykes Lane and Barnsdale car parks. Perfect for those looking to enjoy a bite to eat, Four Foxes Catering offers a great selection of hot and cold snacks.

Fishing, walking, cycling, water sports

Our water parks not only bring vital water resources for the region, but they also provide a fantastic day out for all the family.

Whether you're looking for an action-packed day on the water, a spot of fishing to escape the stresses and strains of everyday life, or simply want to enjoy a relaxing walk in beautiful surroundings, look no further than our fabulous water parks.