Your Stay

Dining In

Fancy a night in your holiday home?

Our fabulous self-catering holiday homes make it so easy to dine-in, with fully equipped kitchens and dining areas to sit the whole family. We’ve partnered with two fantastic companies to offer you a choice of dining experiences so you can enjoy restaurant quality dining in the comfort of your own holiday home…

Tried and tested by us, we highly recommend treating yourself during your next stay.

Dineindulge Private Catering

Take the night off from cooking and treat yourself to a unique private chef experience brought direct to you by Dineindulge.

A designated private chef will prepare top quality meals, bringing the restaurant to you!  You simply choose the menu and experience you want, including wine pairings, and their team will handle the rest – it’s that simple! The Dineindulge team will sort the ingredients and travel to your holiday home in addition to cooking your meal fresh on site – and clearing up too!

Set menus start from just £23.95 per person, making it affordable too!

Simply tick to add Dineindulge as an optional extra on the booking form when booking your break with us, and the team will be in touch. If you’ve already booked your break and would like to take advantage of this offer, please click here to discover more and book.

Burnside Private Catering

Celebrating a special occasion, or just want to treat yourself on holiday? We’ve partnered with Burnside Catering to bring you top restaurant-quality meals all from the comfort of your holiday home!

Burnside Catering is a family-run catering company based in Northumberland, offering fantastic food at great prices. With experience in some of London’s most prestigious catering and events companies, their aim is to take the stress of cooking away, source the best quality ingredients they can, prepare them with care and present them to you with pride.

To book an intimate dining experience, simply select ‘Burnside Catering‘ on your online booking form when booking your stay with us, and their friendly team will be in touch with you directly to take your order and make arrangements. Alternatively, if you already have a holiday booked with us, please contact us and we can add this to your booking.

Don’t forget to check in your Digital Guidebook ‘treats and offers’ section for an exclusive offer to Coquet Cottages guests using Burnside Catering! 

Rick Stein’s Food Boxes

Cook up a storm with a Staycation Food Box from Rick Stein. Each box includes a starter, main and dessert for two people and is delivered direct to your holiday home – the perfect way to take the stress out of cooking and enjoy an easily prepared Rick Stein’s restaurant-quality meal together.

Lovingly prepared by the team at Stein’s, you simply finish off the part-prepared dishes by following the instructions and enjoy your delicious three-course, restaurant-quality meal.

There’s a mouth-watering selection of dishes on offer, all high-quality ingredients and delicious flavours – you’ll be spoilt for choice!

Click here to find out more and pre-order your food box.

Dining In with Local Restaurants

If you don’t feel like going out for the evening, but would like to enjoy some of the best Northumberland food from the comfort of your holiday home, you’ll find a great choice of local restaurants offering delivery and collection services. Here are some of our favourites…

The Running Fox

Based in Felton, Longframlington, Longhoughton and Shilbottle, The Running Fox is a very popular, so booking in advance is always recommended. From afternoon tea to Foxy food boxes and picnics, you can now enjoy a huge choice of delicious meals delivered to your holiday home. Look out for your unique code during your stay for FREE delivery.

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 collection by calling 01665 711 232.

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

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 take-away service. View their latest menu at their Facebook page and email your order directly to The Potted Lobster.

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.

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.

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 that offers a collection service! Simply call to order and arrange a time for collection. You can see their latest menu via Facebook here.

*Please note: when ordering deliveries, you will need the full address including the 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.

Food in Northumberland

Dining In with 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.



We’ve partnered with Dineindulge to offer the very best in private chef catering at an affordable price. Choose from a selection of mouth-watering menu’s and let an experienced chef take the work out of cooking. Please click here to discover more.


Burnside Catering

We’ve partnered with Burnside Catering to bring you top restaurant-quality meals all from the comfort of your holiday home!  Click here to discover more.


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:

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 direct via Kooked North.


Around the Table

Around The Table is a Newcastle-based private catering company run by passionate cook, Emily Bolger. Through her cooking Emily celebrates fresh seasonal ingredients, local North East producers, and the magical ability of feasting to bring people together Around The Table. Around The Table offers private dinner parties, canapé evenings, afternoon teas and brunch buffets, with bespoke menus designed specially for you and your loved ones in the comfort of your home away from home. Sit back, relax and enjoy the evening, Emily will even do the washing up! Visit their Instagram page today to see more.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us with any queries about dining in your holiday home. We’re more than happy to help!

Telephone: 01665 710 700 or email us your enquiry.

Cottages perfect for Dining In


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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