Est. 1794

The Cider Works

Thursday - saturday

Lunch menu served 12 – 2.30 pm. Evening Menu served 6.30-8.30 pm.

Some evenings are reserved for pre-booked dining events and private events. Please contact us to check availability.

Thursday & Friday

Open from 11am-2.30pm. Coffee, tea, and cake are served.


Open from 11 am – 3 pm. Sunday Lunch is served from midday.

Dining, weddings, events & Accommodation

A Warm Welcome

This historic public house with restaurant has been serving the community of Waldershare since 1794.

We are offering a unique dining experience with guest chefs serving their signature dishes at Dining Club events alongside a tasty bar menu. Weddings and events are a truly individual experience at The Cider Works, and we can offer a bespoke celebration that suits your every wish. Stopover or dine then stay in one of our five en-suite shepherd’s huts. Enjoy a drink around the firepit and awake refreshed and ready to start your day with a full English or continental breakfast.


From Sunday roasts, to evening meals with our dining club events


Come and say ‘I do’ with us in one of our 3 licensed ceremony areas where the day is centred around your every wish


From business meetings, private parties, to celebrations of life and everything in between


We have 5 individually styled en-suite shepherd’s huts with kitchen facilities and shared firepit.

upcoming events

Gather friends & family for guaranteed fun!

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FREE Drink on arrival

Food included!
Saturday, September 16, 2023
from 7.30 pm

Featuring the talented duo from the fabulous “Name of the Game” ABBA tribute. Join us from 7:30 pm at The Cider Works for some end-of-the-summer fun.

Complimentary drink on arrival and food is included, featuring some authentic Swedish street food TUNNSBRÖDRULLE (Swedish hot dogs).

This event is scheduled to take place outside in our barn so bring your dancing shoes and dress for the weather. Tables will be available on our patio and also inside.

Friday, September 29, 2023
from 7.30 pm

Call for more details and to book

Thursday, October 12, 2023
from 7.30 pm

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Plump delicious indulgent pigeon, crisp savoury Jerusalem artichoke and bitter tart cumquat
Friday, October 20, 2023
from 7.30 pm

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freddie mercury

Freddie Mercury tribute, dinner and dancing

Friday, October 27, 2023
from 7.30 pm

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Thursday, November 23, 2023
from 7.30 pm

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Thursday 7th December

Christmas wreath making workshop with drinks and nibbles

Friday 8th December

Christmas party evening with CC Music Factory disco.

Saturday 9th December

Christmas party evening with singer Victoria Bass

Thursday 14th December

Christmas table centre workshop with drinks and nibbles.

Friday 15th December

Christmas party evening with a live acoustic and DJ set from Jed.

Saturday 16th December

Christmas party evening with a live acoustic set from Muzz McMurray.

Latest News

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Dining Club Events

Watch this space for details of upcoming Dining Club events. We are busy devising tasty, seasonal, themed menus for our events. We will keep everyone posted on dates and details of the menus through our website and our socials so you can keep up to date and book in to enjoy the exciting and varied offers we will be promoting. Do join us on Sundays when Chef Dom serves his legendary roasts and delicious handmade desserts. As we build up steam we hope to have lots of evenings to choose from for your dining pleasure.

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whether you’re looking for a great place to have a dinner or you want to celebrate an event, we are the perfect place.