Food & Drink

Food & Drink 2017-02-26T15:47:15+00:00

There are a variety of cuisines available across the theme park, which are offered through both fast-food outlets and sit-down restaurants. If you only want a quick snack or just need to rehydrate, there are also stalls that can serve you.

Merlin Annual Passholders, remember that you can get up to a 20% discount on food & drink across the resort by showing your pass when paying.


The Burger Kitchen (Only Cloud Cuckoo Land)

Located: Cloud Cuckoo Land, Forbidden Valley & Mutiny Bay

The Burger Kitchen offers succulent and tasty burgers, from a menu of huge variety, with all meals including fries and a drink. There are three restaurants situated across the park, which all provide a casual dining experience, allowing you to eat in or grab and go.

Coffee Lounge

Located: Forbidden Valley

Found under the Monorail track, opposite the exit from Nemesis, this outlet serves Starbucks coffee, perfect for when you’re in need of a hot drink or caffeine fix whilst exploring the area’s attractions. There is seating available both inside and out.


Corner Coffee & Bar

Located: Towers Street

Close to CBeebies Land’s entrance, this Cafe serves hot beverages and freshly made sandwiches, paninis, wraps and cakes, alongside healthier salads and fruit pots. It’s location means that you can warm yourself up at the start of the day, or recuperate your energy after a day of thrills. You’re able to sit both inside and outside.


Courtyard BBQ & Bar (Only Bar Currently Open)

Located: Mutiny Bay

There is a variety of BBQ type food on offer as well as being one of two venues in the park that serves alcohol. There covered heated seating available in the adjacent courtyard, meaning you can enjoy the Pirate Show while munching on your lunch. With something for the whole family, this is a great location to meet for lunch.


Explorers Pizza & Pasta Buffet

Located: Katanga Canyon

Found opposite the entrance to the Runaway Mine Train, the restaurant serves a buffet of pizza, pasta and salad. That means you can go back for seconds or even more, if your day in the theme park has left you feeling rather peckish! Gluten Free meals are available on request and both indoor and outdoor Seating is available.


The Fried Chicken Co.

Located: X Sector

As the name suggests, this Oblivion-themed restaurant’s menu primarily consists of chicken which as been coated by a unique seasoning (possibly another stage of marmalisation). What’s more, indoor and outdoor seating is available, allowing guests to watch people plummet into Oblivion, or be marmalised by The Smiler.


Little Explorers Lunch Box

Located: CBeebies Land

Exploring CBeebies Land and having fun is thirsty work! Situated besides Postman Pat Parcel Post, Little Explorers Lunch Box offers a varied menu, with healthy options such as sandwiches and also treats including cakes and other pastries. Indoor seating is available, so grown ups can also recharge their batteries whilst enjoying a hot drink.


Rollercoaster Restaurant

Located: Forbidden Valley

Alton Towers Resort is home to the UK’s first Rollercoaster Restaurant, offering a unique dining experience. Once seated at one of 13 tables, diners can watch their orders travel through two ‘loop-the-loops’ before spiraling down 8 metres to their table. It is also possible for hotel guests to reserve a table at the restaurant during the evening.


Towers St. Bar & Grill (Only Bar Currently Open)

Located: Towers Street

The recently refurbished restaurant opens at 9am in order to provide breakfast for those early arriving guests, or as somewhere to grab a coffee if you don’t have Early Ride Time. There’s a variety of food on the menu, including children’s meals and healthy options, which you can sit down inside to eat.


Woodcutter’s Bar & Grill

Located: Outside Dark Forest

All meals are freshly prepared and delivered to your table, and include everything from Sandwiches to steak and burgers. This outlet also caters for people with gluten intolerance, vegetarian diets and offers smaller children’s portions, as well as being one of two establishments in the park that serves alcohol.


Eastern Express (Currently Closed)

Located: Mutiny Bay

Located near Marauder’s Mayhem, this stall sells a variety of food from jacket potatoes to sandwiches and kebabs all with an Eastern twist. As its name suggests, it’s a great place to grab a quick snack, which you can settle down to eat whilst watching the Pirates of Mutiny Bay or enjoy on the move.


Forest Feast

Located: Dark Forest

These stands offer a variety of food to go, with a choice of traditional pasties, jacket potatoes or extra large hot dogs! There are also sweet treats available, such as sugar coated donuts, which will give you a boost of energy to accompany an adrenaline rush! Also in the vicinity are picnic tables, which can get very busy around lunchtime.


Pirates Pasties/Hotdogs/Pancakes

Located: Mutiny Bay

Situated beside Battle Galleons, you can grab a hotdog, a traditional pasty or have pancakes made to order. There’s also the option to add marshmallows and chocolates (to your pancakes of course)! What’s more, you can settle down to eat at the nearby Pirate Show!


Wobble World Cafe (Currently Closed)

Located: Cloud Cuckoo Land

Whilst parents settle down for a rest with a warming hot drink, kids are able to explore the bouncy indoor play area. There are a range of snacks on offer, from hot dogs and sandwiches to ice cream and cakes, which can all be eaten on the indoor and outdoor seating that is available.



Located: Mutiny Bay, Forbidden Valley & Dark Forest

These sugar coated donuts are freshly made and perfect for sharing, or not! Why not try them with a perfect accompaniment of strawberry or chocolate dip!



Located: Gloomy Wood

Found beside Duel, Nitrogenie uses liquid nitrogen to rapidly cool their special anglaise. This produces an incredibly smooth sweet treat, which can be enjoyed as a regular or large tub, or in a waffle cone.


Ben & Jerry’s Scoop Shop

Located: Mutiny Bay

Currently CLOSED – Situated opposite Courtyard BBQ & Bar, you can buy ice cream scoops of all flavours of the famous Ben and Jerry’s ice cream.


Tormented Treats

Located at the entrance to Dark Forest.


Forbidden Treats

Located half way down the row of stalls in Forbidden Valley.


Gloomy Wood Kiosk

Located between Forbidden Valley and Gloomy Wood.


Katanga Kabin

Located on the walk between Mutiny Bay and Katanga Canyon.


Archway Tuck Shop

Located beside the Towers near the arch above the path to Fountain Square.


Coca Cola Refill Station

Located at the entrance to Towers Street, outside Towers Trading Co.


Front Lawn Tuck Shop

Located near to the entrance to X Sector


Rehydrator Bar

Located in X Sector at the base of Oblivion’s drop.