Food and drink

Food and drink are great accompaniments to a wonderful night in the theatre, so come along and visit our café and bar where we can treat you to the best locally sourced food and drink.


Our menu of lovingly prepared breakfasts, sandwiches, salads, soups, stonebaked pizza and hot lunches is served throughout the day. We also have a delicious range of homemade cakes, muffins and other sweet treats that are perfect with a cuppa.

Opening Times
Monday – Saturday from 9am

View our Breakfast menu

View our Lunchtime menu

Pre-Theatre Dining

Pre-theatre dining is available at Olympus Fish and Chip Restaurant opposite the interchange, they will be offering fish & chips, peas bread and butter, dessert plus tea/coffee for just £12 (add wine/beer for an extra £2.50). Book your table by calling Olympus Fish and Chip Restaurant on 01204 523887.

The Octagon Bar and café eight will be open before the performance and at the interval. The café will be selling drinks, sandwiches and cakes only. If you have a current Bonus Card you can enjoy 10% off food!

Afternoon Tea

Cream Tea
Cream Tea

Treat yourself to a delicious Afternoon Tea at the Octagon!

Classic Octagon Cream Tea
£6.95 per person

Octagon Afternoon Tea*
£11.95 per person, add a glass of Prosecco for just £5!

Afternoon Tea is served from between 12noon - 4.30pm.

*Pre-booking is required for the Afternoon Tea. Please book Afternoon Teas at least 48 hours in advance of your visit. Call 01204 520661 to reserve your table today! No advance booking is necessary for the Cream Tea.

The Bar

The Octagon’s floor to ceiling glazed bar offers wonderful views of Le Mans Crescent. You can enjoy pre-show, interval and post-show drinks with friends and guests and also take drinks into the theatre auditorium – we'll just provide you with a plastic cup to take into the theatre. The bar is open approximately 1 hour 15 minutes before the start of the show.