A Herefordshire pub, famous for its picnic benches, has launched its Spring Picnic Bench and people are travelling for miles to try it!

The Bush Inn, located in Bush Bank, Herefordshire (on the Canon Pyon Road) has launched its Spring Themed Picnic Bench. 

From their Facebook page:

“Introducing our new spring themed picnic afternoon tea available from Tuesday 7th March through to 4th april. (Easter Bench will be available for 2/3 weeks before resuming with the spring bench).

“Our picnic benches are available Tuesday through to Sunday, lunchtimes & evenings and are pre booking only. £24pp (deposit required when booking) 

To book:


Call direct for enquiries 01432 830206

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“Picnic benches include a mix of savoury & sweet all of which are in miniature form & freshly home made, the spring picnic includes the following.”


Aberdeen Angus cheese burger 

Basket of Parmesan truffle fries 

Mini sweet & sour chicken, basmati rice 

Onion rings 


Mint choc chip cheesecake shot glass 

Mini egg Belgian brownie slice

Mini slice of rainbow cake or Lemon drizzle

Mini passionfruit martini (contains alcohol)

Funfetti blondie cake pop 

Mini bottle of soft drink. 


Fried halloumi mini brioche burger

Mini Sweet & sour vegetables 

All other items are suitable for vegetarians. 

“Please state if you require a vegetarian picnic when booking or have any special dietary requirements.

“Unfortunately we do not offer a dairy or gluten free bench.

“Some picnic items may vary depending on availability of certain ingredients from suppliers. Deposits are non refundable for those who do not show or late cancellations within 24 hours.

“Deposits will be held on the day of visit until all glassware and mini picnic items have been collected and accounted for by a member of staff. The price of the picnic bench does not include any of the miniature shot glasses/baskets.

“Our Exclusive dining domes are available to hire for lunchtimes and evenings, with seating available for up to six people. 

Domes can now be booked online by following the link – 


“For those wanting our popular cocktail trees please mention this in the booking notes when booking to avoid any disappointment.

“Tables are reserved for 1 hour 45 mins from the time of booking on a Saturday.

“We look forward to welcoming you all this spring time.”