Category Archives: Food & Drink

A Foodie Lover’s Spa Break…Healthy Food, Tasting Good!

A spa break focused on FOOD…everyone’s favourite subject! Ragdale Hall has a reputation as the go-to destination for wonderfully relaxing breaks, with top-notch treatments, fabulous fitness facilities and utterly delicious food prepared by a dedicated team of chefs. With health and well-being in mind, Ragdale is offering a unique opportunity to combine time at the […]

The Ragdale Hall Dining Room has had a make-over!

We are delighted to unveil our newly refurbished Dining Room. On the request of our guests, we have retained the traditional character of this grand room, notably the oak paneling and chandeliers, however incorporated a few modern touches with new carpet, curtains, lighting and artwork. New service furniture, table linen and crockery provides a sense […]

Enjoy a little extra at Ragdale Hall

Spa breaks at Ragdale Hall are the last word in luxury – but did you know we offer some delightful embellishments designed to make your spa experience extra special? Whether you’re gearing up for a girly weekend or a romantic escape with the other half, our online shop stocks a variety of welcome gifts and […]

Top chefs flip-out at their pancake challenge!

Challenge:  To create a pancake topping that is not only extremely tasty but also healthy Entrants: Louie (senior sous chef), Dave (executive head chef) and Anthony (head chef)  Lucky me got to be the taste tester – such hard a hard job! And the winner is (drum roll please) Louie with his……. Ragdale style quick and easy gluten […]

New Executive Head Chef and Head Chef

We are thrilled to announce that David Ross is our new Executive Head Chef and Anthony Doyle has been promoted to Head Chef.  Both have been at Ragdale for around eight years, having previously worked together at the Vermont Hotel in Newcastle Upon Tyne.  They relish the chance to take the reins of the food operation […]

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