Connected to the Ruth Pretty Kitchen Shop, the Garden Room is perfect for informal gatherings up to 40 guests.

Our Garden Room is a glass covered outdoor area which is lovely all year round, however can get cold in winter. While we do our best to regulate temperature, we do recommend to layer clothing accordingly.

Open Tuesday - Sunday, 9:00am - 4:30pm.

Famous coffee and cake is served until 4.00pm

Closed all Mondays and Public Holidays. 


Coffee and Cake

For a quick visit (perhaps on the way to another destination) give your group the chance to explore the Ruth Pretty Kitchen Shop. We provide a range of coffee, loose leaf teas, or herbal infusion along with freshly baked cake or pastry.

Price: $10.00 (including GST) per guest.

Morning/Afternoon Tea

If you would like something a little more substantial for your group we can include with prior arrangement a savoury cheese gem along with coffee and cake.

Price: $15.00 (including GST) per guest.

We ask that groups larger than ten book in advance. 


Group Bookings

We are able to reserve tables in the garden room for you and your guests however please note that the Garden Room is a public space which is open to anyone to come and enjoy. 

If you wish to bring decorations and play music Springfield House is available for private hire.

Below are our summer menus available with prior arrangement and a minimum requirement of 20 guests. Available in 2 hour time slots.


Prawn and Celery Salad with Ginger and Lemongrass Dressing

Balsamic Grilled Chicken with Tabouli and Blistered Cherry Tomatoes

Sweet Treat
Little Pavlovas with Lemon Curd and Penray Strawberries

Laffare Coffee, Selection of Teas,

Gazpacho with Avocado Cream

Market Fish with Lemon Butter Sauce, Cauliflower Puree and Asparagus

Sweet Treat
White Chocolate and Blackcurrant Creme Brulee

Laffare Coffee, Selection of Teas,

Price: $60.00 (including GST) per guest


High Teas

We host Sunday High Tea's once a month. Click here to book.


We'd love to hear from you: or call us on 06 364 3161