The Outpost


The Outpost vintage café is the perfect place to enjoy something tasty. Will you have a Bombardier Brownie with your Colonel's Coffee, or a Hussars Hot Chocolate? Come and enjoy a book from The Outpost's very own book exchange!

Our café has been restored to a high standard using original pieces of furniture and wall exhibits.

Entrance to the café is FREE with outdoor seating in the parade ground - no need to buy a museum entry ticket.

Menu includes:

Bombardier's Brownie £2.00
Trooper's Toasted Teacake £1.50
Sergeants Scones £1.80
Sapper's Sandwiches from £2.50
Trench Toasties £3.00
Sentry Soup & Roll £2.50
Pipers Crisps £1.00
Biscuits 80p

Tea / Decaf / Herbal Tea £1.50
Regular Coffee £1.60
Latte / Cappuccino / Espresso £1.90
Hussars Hot Chocolate £2.00 (with cream and marshmallows £2.50)
Bottles £1.50
Britvic £2.00

The Colonel's Coffee Break:
Enjoy coffee and cake for just £3!
Relax in the café with coffee and cake at a bargain price. Will you go for a classic tea cup or a moustache mug?

The General's Cream Tea:
Tea with scone and cream for just £3!
A classic cream tea in vintage surroundings.

Pick up a loyalty card...
Save stamps each time you visit and gain a FREE hot drink on completion of your card.

Visit the gift shop for a fantastic range of vintage style gifts, military books, children's toys, 'Keep Calm' gifts and the Redoubt's unique moustache mugs.

Book Tickets


Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)


  • Picnic site


  • Facilities for educational visits


  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets

Site Features

  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted



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      The Outpost


      Eastbourne Redoubt, Royal Parade, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN22 7AQ

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      Redoubt Fortress by Jarrold PublishingEastbourne Redoubt, EastbourneThe Eastbourne Redoubt was built to keep Napoleon's armies out of Britain. It now invites you to discover more than 200 years of history within its walls, along with the largest military collection in the south east.

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