Our Menus

The food we serve at the Courtyard Cafe is freshly made, honest and locally Sourced, Fair Trade and Organic where possible.We cook everything on the premises with love, care, attention to detail and nutrition in mind.

Our meat comes from Colyton butchers or local farmers. Our vegetables and salad are seasonal and local when possible from Trill Farm and our gardens, plus a little help from local suppliers! The Fresh Fish comes from Lyme Bay. The Coffee we serve is locally roasted and carefully sourced from The Coffee Factory at Seaton Junction and the lovely Tea is hand blended, organic and Fair Trade from Teas Me in Exeter and the milk we use is locally sourced from one farm in Osmington, Dorset delivered to us by Hangers Dairy based in Bridport.

We recycle 75% of our waste, bottles, tins, plastic, paper and cardboard goes back to The Bottle Man, raw food waste, coffee grout and tea leaves go to Trill Farm Organics to grow our vegetables, herbs and salad.

We are not a fast food establishment and work within a limited space, however we aim to serve you lovely, fresh food as fast as we can.

please let us know of your dietary requests and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.

We can cater for private functions and evening parties for numbers over 10 people and up to 25 inside, please ask Laura for details or email laura@courtyardcafelyme.co.uk

Breakfast Menu Served 9.30 am to 10:45 am


  • Courtyard Café cooked breakfast £8.80

    2 Grilled locally sourced sausage and 2 bacon, 2 free range eggs, buttered mushrooms and grilled tomatoes served with 2 slices of brown toast. 

  • Courtyard Café vegetarian breakfast £7.80

    2 Aromatic green fritters (GF), buttered mushrooms, grilled tomatoes and 2 free range eggs cooked to your choice served with local freshly baked crusty bread. 

  • Bacon Butties, Bacon and egg, Sausage Butties or any combo! Please ask ~ from £5.70
  • Toast and butter ~ £1.00 
  • Pot of home made Marmalade or local Honey ~ £1.00
  • Pikelets £6.50

    Four home made pikelet scones with golden syrup or jam and butter.

  • Sharja Smoothie £3.90

    Delicious and nutritious Banana, date, almond and soya shake

  • Child sized portions, gluten free and vegan options available. Please ask a member of the team.

Lunch Menu Served from 12 noon to 2.45 pm (subject to change with seasonal availability of ingredients)

Please see the blackboard for daily specials

  • Home Made Soup of the Day

    Freshly made, seasonal soup always Vegan and Gluten free, served with fresh crusty bread


  • Freshly made sandwhiches £5.80 + 20p for additional filling

    Fillings: Somerset Cheddar cheese with home made chutney, tomato or onion, Local ham and mustard, dressed crab or salad or any variation. (Gluten Free available)

  • Smoked Mackerel or Halloumi tabbouleh £8.50

    Warm Smoked mackerel or Grilled Halloumi served on a bed cous cous seasond with herbs and peppers, served warm with dressed mixed leaves

  • Courtyard Welsh Rarebit ££8.20

    Cheese on toast with a twist! with the addition of wholegrain mustard and seasonal fresh herbs liberally spread on crusty bread and grilled, served with our Courtyard Cafe side salad

  • Goats Cheese Bruchetta £8.00

    Beetroot, horse radish and walnut tapenade spread on crusty bread, topped with goats cheese and grilled, served with our Courtyard Cafe Salad 

  • Crispy Aromatic Green Fritters £8.50

    Crispy aromatic sweet potato and chickpea flour fritters, shallow fried and served with home made chutney and Courtyard cafe salad

  • Roasted winter vegetables with Hummus £9.50

    Seasonal vegetables roasted in olive oil, garlic and herbs served with warm aromatic home made hummus and Courtyard Cafe salad

  • Dressed Lyme Bay Crab £9.00

    Lyme Bay Crab dressed with fresh ginger, chilly, lemon and fresh herbs, served with crusty bread and Courtyard Cafe salad

  • Millers Ploghmans £9.00

    A delicious platter of local ham, local cheeses (please ask), Salad garnish, home made chutney, selection of pickles and crusty bread

Tea Menu Served from 3 pm to 4:00pm


  • Delicious home made cakes

    All our cakes and slices are home made on the premises and change daily, please see the counter display or the cake board

    £2.80 ~ £3.20

  • Cream Teas

    Two freshly home made scones, jam and clotted cream and a pot of tea or cafetiere of coffee


  • Children's special Munch pack

    Ham, Cheese, tomato, peanut butter, marmite or Jam sandwich with fruit and Tortilla chips a glass of milk, blackcurrant squash or orange juice




  • Freshly ground Coffee £2.30

    Freshly ground organic fair trade cafetiere coffee, Americano, Espresso, Macchiato and Ristretto

  • Speciality Coffee £2.80

    Cappuccino, Mocha, Flat white and Latte

  • Hot Chocolate £2.90

    Hot chocolate made with Belgian chocolate

    With cream and marsh mallows £3.00

  • Tea £2.50

    A wide selection of leaf teas served in a teapot ~ English Breakfast, Darjeeling, lapsang, Earl grey, Redbush, decaffinated, Assam, Green tea, Chamomile, Red berry and fresh mint tea etc ...

           Soft Drinks

  • Ashridge Organics £2.80
  • Cloudy lemonade, Elderflower, Elderflower and Apple, Apple blush, ginger beer or Coke life

  • Fresh Orange juice or Ashridge Organic apple by the glass, Bottle Sparkling Mineral water £1.80

           Alcoholic Beverages



  • Speciality Red or white wine please ask what we have today! £3.85 per 125ml or £4.85 per 175ml glass or £16.60 ~ £24.00 per bottle
  • Local Beers 500ml and Vintage Cider 330ml £4.50 per bottle 

    Bottled Ale's from Town Mill Brewery, please ask for availability, Ashridge Organic cider

  • Small selection of spirits please ask