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Hold your Christmas Party at
the Herb Garden Café

Evenings from Monday 4th to Thursday 21st December (closed on Sundays)

  • Dinner parties - perfect for larger groups. Three courses £20.00. Two courses £16.50. Drinks extra. Minimum number: 15. Please give us your food choices at least two days vefore the event. See over for menu.

  • Buffets - ideal for a less formal party. We can offer a wide variety of hot or cold buffets. Talk to Sarah or Dorienne about what you'd like. Minimum price £12.50 per person.

  • Drinks - in addition to our range of soft drinks we have moderately priced wines by the bottle or glass, and beer by the bottle. We don't usually stock aperitifs or spirits, but are happy to discuss your requirements.

  • Music - we have a good sound system which you're welcome to use (24 hours' notice required). Bring your own playlist, or even your own live band.

To book, either drop in or call the café on 01597 823082
or email: bookings@herbgarden

Christmas party menu

V - vegetarian, Vn - vegan, GF - gluten free
Remember to give us your food choices at least two days before the event.


  • Smoked salmon & avocado terrine with goat's cheese, lemon and sweet chilli sauce Gf

  • Wild mushroom & port brioche V, Vn on request

  • Asparagus soup with lemon and Parmesan V, Vn/Gf on request

Main courses

  • Traditional roast turkey with apricot stuffing, chestnut and sausagemeat stuffing, bread sauce, cranberry relish and bacon rolls. Served with roasted seasonal vegetables, cauliflower and broccoli

  • Roast duck breasts with plum sauce, served with roasted seasonal vegetables, cauliflower and brocoli Gf

  • Mustard-dressed ham with cabbage and Jansson's Temptation (creamed, sliced potatoes)

  • Christmas crown - a rich, twice-baked goat's chees soufflé overlaid with rosemary-infused roast vegetables, all wrapped in a golden pastry case, served with spicy sprouts, root vegetable mash and potato cakes V

  • Roasted hazelnut loaf - a mix of hazelnuts, shiitake mushrooks, sundried tomatoes and spinach, enlivened with sage and chilli, served with spicy sprouts, root vegetable mash and potato cakes Vn, Gf

The Herb Garden Community Café
Llandrindod Wells LD1 5BB
Tel 01597 823082

Good food and a friendly welcome to all - find us just off Station Crescent next to the Oxfam shop.

Open Monday-Saturday 9. 30 – 4.30. Lunchtime booking advisable – and you can also phone in and order your meal, especially if you are a large party!

Late night opening Friday Evenings 5.30 – 8.30 (last orders).

Special themed evenings - first friday of the month beginning Friday 1st October.

Forthcoming Friday Night Events

Please see below for details of all Friday night events leading up the Christmas. To reserve a place please call the Cafe on 01597 823082 or email

All events are 7.00 for 7.30

  • November 24th. Curry and Quiz for Glenys Bufton’s animal rescue. £12 per head with bar available.
  • December 11th the Christmas menu starts. The last Friday night of the year will be:
  • December 22nd . Herb Garden Christmas party. Full details coming shortly.


Our menu includes a wide range of delicious food:

  • Freshly cooked lunches and snacks
  • Amazing breakfast menu (available soon)
  • Wide choice of vegetarian vegan and dietary options available,
  • Locally sourced ingredients where possible – see our supplier list (link to supplier page)
  • Soup tureen, always veggie, with free refills
  • Excellent coffee, range of teas, cold drinks and home made smoothies
  • Delicious home-made cakes
  • All of our rolls, scone and tea cakes are made in house
  • Home made chutneys, jams and marmalades – try a bacon sandwich with sweet tomato chutney
  • Friendly and inclusive to all - with comfy sofas where you can stay all day
  • Wheelchair friendly, baby changing facilities,
  • Art wall, community notice board, book corner
  • Free Wifi – ask for the password
  • Licenced to sell alchohol.

Outside catering:

We are happy to deliver our delicious sandwiches, cake and/or fruit for your lunchtime events. If you fancy something more substantial, add salads and a quiche. See our Outside Catering Buffet Lunch Menu. Suitable for meetings, free delivery within 2 miles of Llandrindod.

If you would like our food for your events, come and talk to us!

The Café is now incorporated as a Community Benefit Society - owned by and run for the benefit of the local Community.

Available as a venue for community use - please call us on 01597 823082 for further details and to check availability.

The Herb Garden Community Café Share Offer

Can I still buy shares?

Yes. Although we technically closed the share offer on May 12th this was a date that had to be set to calculate support. However, shares can be bought at any time so please call us.