Opening Hours



Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday throughout winter starting from 2 November

10am - 4pm


Also Open For Private Functions Anytime Upon Request



Christmas Open Hours

Open from Boxing day through to 1st December 

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Welcome To The Harbour Cafe Bar & Restaurant At Rutland Water



                 Situated in Whitwell Harbour, Rutland Water The Harbour Cafe Bar and Restaurant opened it's doors in April 2011 after major refurbishment and new ownership.


The Harbour Cafe is situated on the ground floor over looking Whitwell Harbour. The cafe is open 7 days a week from March until November then we open Friday, Saturday and Sunday through the Winter. We offer a wide variety of, cooked breakfasts, home cooked lunches, snacks, great coffee and cakes in a relaxed family friendly environment.


The Harbour Restaurant is an excellent venue for private functions such as weddings, anniversaries, birthdays, corporate events, even wakes etc.. offering "some of the best views of Rutland Water".

N.B. We can open anytime for functions.


We look forward to welcoming you to The Harbour Cafe Bar and Restaurant to enjoy our great range of food and drinks on offer, and to enjoy the ever changing picturesque views of Rutland Water. 









 Bull Brigg Lane Whitwell Harbour Rutland Water LE15 8BL     T 01780 461288    E


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Winter Open Hours

From week beginning 2 November 


10.00 am - 4.00 pm 

Friday, Saturday, Sunday



Please note that the week beginning 26th October we are closed Monday and Tuesday - but we are open the remainder of this week. from 10am - 4 pm.

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Bull Brigg Lane

Whitwell Harbour

Rutland Water

LE15 8BL


  • Licensed Bar
  • Utz Certified Coffee (Paddy and Scots)
  • Hot and Cold Food Served
  • Coaches Welcome
  • Excellent Parking
  • Family Friendly
  • Credit Cards accepted
  • Gift Shop
  • Function Room
  • Picturesque Location
  • Dog Friendly
  • Weddings
  • Excellent Disabled Facilities
  • Yarde Farm Ice Cream
  • Takeaways Available
  • Caters for Large Parties
  • Free Wifi