Your Stay

Dining In

Fancy a night in your holiday home?

Our fabulous self-catering cottages mean it’s easy to dine-in, with a fully equipped kitchen and dining areas to sit with the whole family. However, if you’re looking to take a night off from cooking, or don’t feel like going out for the evening, there are plenty of local restaurants offering delivery and collection services – you can see some of our favourites below.

Ordering for Delivery

You can enjoy some of the best Northumberland food from the comfort of your holiday home. When ordering you will need the full address including postcode of your cottage. You can contact us for that at any time but otherwise it will be provided to you when we send you directions and key code instructions a few weeks before your holiday.

The Old Boathouse, Amble

If you’re staying in Amble, we highly recommend The Old Boathouse for high-quality seafood dishes and Sunday lunch! You can order for delivery or collection here.

Scott’s of Alnmouth, Alnmouth

Scott’s of Alnmouth are offering ready meals delivered locally, so you can enjoy top-quality dishes from your holiday home. To find out the daily specials, head to their Facebook page – @scottsofalnmouth.

The Potted Lobster, Bamburgh

If you’re staying in Bamburgh, Belford, Seahouses or Beadnell, you’ll be pleased to know that The Potted Lobster are offering a delivery service. View their latest menu at their Facebook page and email your order to

Jasper’s Bistro, Amble

Jasper’s Bistro is a wonderful little restaurant offering a range of seafood dishes for delivery or collection. A new menu is posted each week on their Facebook page @jaspersbistro, alongside details on how to order.

Box.Pizza, Beadnell

For the best in homemade pizzas, Box.Pizza is a must-try! Luckily, they’re offering pizza kits to be delivered locally, so you can enjoy their pizzas from your holiday home. Click here to order.

Ordering for Collection

Sea and Soil, Amble

On Friday’s and Saturday’s, Sea and Soil in Amble are offering a collection service. Head to their Facebook page for a full menu, then preorder by calling 01665 713 569 after 3pm.

The Running Fox, Felton & Longframlington

From afternoon tea to cakes and essentials such as milk and eggs, The Running Fox is offering a click & collect service from their Felton and Longframlington shops. Perfect for dining in no matter what time of day! Click here to order.

Rossini, Amble

If you are looking for an Italian takeaway in the comfort of your holiday home, Rossini is a fantastic restaurant based in Amble who offers a collection service! Simply call to order and arrange a time for collection. You can see their latest menu via Facebook here.


Private Caterers

If you are celebrating something special on holiday and want to make the most of your cottages instead of going out, why not use a private chef or caterer? Below, we have listed some of our recommended catering companies and private chefs from previous guests experiences.

Citrus Catering

They can cater for picnics, intimate gatherings and private dinner parties. Mouse Straker has over 15 years experience in catering and has a very good team of staff too.

Tel: 07885 541765

Benny Blue’s Vintage Afternoon Tea

Based in Blyth, and operating all over Northumberland, Benny Blue’s offer traditional vintage afternoon teas in the comfort of your luxurious holiday home. Marie is happy to discuss any special requirements or preferences, whether you’re booking for a birthday, anniversary, baby shower, or just a special treat whilst you’re on holiday! Contact: Marie Turnbull-Davison, Tel: 07976 587342, e-mail:

Paul’s Private Dining

Paul offers a range of Catering options for small dinner parties from canapés and tasting menus to sharing platters. Paul’s Private Dining is the ideal choice for catering for birthdays, anniversaries, baby showers, brunch, and a romantic meal for two and many more special occasions. Contact: Paul Short, Tel: 07541 485066 e-mail

Graze & Gorge

Try something a little different whilst on holiday. Graze & Gorge offers a true taste of quirky Australasian tasting boards that is oh so instagrammable! You can order your own bespoke platter to be delivered to your cottage, with only the very best local produce used, such as cheeses from Northumberland Cheese Co. and much more. Their aim is to take your celebration to the next level and no event is too big or too small. Don’t forget to let them know you are a Coquet Cottages guest and you will get 10% off!

Triple A Food Tours

Want to experience Northumberland’s and Newcastle’s culinary scene? Head to Triple A Food Tours for best experience of local, organic and sustainable food. For something special, you can enjoy a wine tasting from the comfort of your own holiday home! Quote COQUETCOTTAGES when booking for groups over 4 to enjoy 10% off.

Kooked North

From breakfast to burgers to curries, Kooked North is a fantastic business based in Wooler, delivering to Amble, Alnwick, Bamburgh and everywhere in between. See the latest menu on their Instagram page and order via email at

Please don’t hesitate to contact us with any queries about local restaurants or takeaways.

We know all of our cottages inside out, so if you have any particular queries, please don’t hesitate to call or email us. We’re more than happy to help!

Telephone: 01665 710 700 or email us your enquiry.

Cottages perfect for Dining In

Alnwick Area

Larch House

Sleeps: 8 1 Dog

Heron House in Warkworth

Sleeps: 8 2 Dogs

The Carriage House

Sleeps: 8 1 Dog
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