Fortnum & Mason

Picnics Archive

An evening at the Theatre in the Woods has opera at its centre piece but what happens before, during and after is part of the experience.

Book your dining and picnic options online or call the Box Office on 01962 737373

Picnics

The possibilities are endless – picnic in the crinkle crankle garden, in an Indian Pavilion or fling down your rug under an apple tree.

Do your own thing

Bring your own gourmet picnic, bag the best spot and create your own idyll.

Porter

A porter will carry your hamper from the car park to your picnic spot. £25

Fortnum and Mason Hampers

Delivered daily, fresh from Piccadilly. View the Fortnum and Mason picnic menu here

Reserve a place in the marquee

The three marquees are located in on the croquet lawn and in the orchard.

Settle down at your own table with chairs and tablecloth for the size of your party. £15 per person.

Reserve an Indian pavilion

Dotted around the grounds, our Indian pavilions are made in Jodphur and seat 8-12 people. They have four fixed sides and two sides that can be attached to protect from the British weather.

Crockery

2 glasses, 3 plates, coffee cup and napkins. £15 per person.

If you need someone to shoulder the stress of sourcing a picnic, Fortnum & Mason have custom-made fresh and delicious picnics for us, delivered daily from Piccadilly. Choose from the Aria, Concerto or Orchard picnic, all of which encapsulate the finest food to compliment your evening.

 

Fortnum’s Aria Picnic

For two people £70

Smoked Salmon with Horseradish Crème Fraîche & Rye Bread

Porchetta with Quince Aioli Jam

Roasted Butternut Squash, Beetroot Hummus, Spinach & Crunchy Rice Salad

Truffled Pecorino & Farfelle Salad with Rocket Pesto

Three British Cheeses, Pickle, Grapes & Crackers

English Strawberry & Vanilla Fool

Fortnum’s Concerto Picnic

For two people £120

Artichoke, Olive & Balsamic Onion Antipasti

Scottish Smoked Salmon with Horseradish Crème Fraiche & Rye Bread

Rare Roast British Sirloin with Tewksbury Mustard, Potato & Chive Salad

Truffled Pecorino & Farfelle Salad with Rocket Pesto

Coronation Chicken & Baby Gem Lettuce Salad

Four British Cheeses, Pickle, Grapes & Crackers

Chocolate Trifle with Glace Fruits

Fortnum’s Orchard Picnic

For two people £70 Vegetarian Menu

Crudités & Crispbread with Sundried Tomato, Olive & Basil Dip

Heritage Tomato & Taleggio Galette

Quinoa, Edamame & Bean Salad

Roasted Butternut Squash, Beetroot Hummus, Spinach & Crunchy Rice Salad

Three British Cheeses, Pickle, Grapes & Crackers

English Strawberry & Vanilla Fool

Please call Fortnum & Mason direct to order your picnic: 0207 973 5602.

Your hamper will be delivered to your pre-booked picnic place in time for the interval. If you have not pre-booked a picnic place, it will be available to collect at the White Wisteria Champagne Bar on arrival.