Dining

We believe that all residents should be able to access our facilities and activities on offer at Templeton House Care Home equally. That’s why we have all-inclusive living; it means there are no hidden extras, everything is included in our weekly costs. From a glass of wine with dinner to a beauty treatment in our salon or a shopping trip in town, it’s all covered. For many of us, good food is one of the greatest enjoyments of life, so you’ll find an enticing and varied menu on offer every day. Our onsite Chef and catering team cater for food preferences and dietary requirements and we use local suppliers wherever possible.

Food has a considerably bigger impact on our health as we become older, and we recognise that eating a decent meal has a significant effect on our overall health and well-being. Relatives and friends may rest easy knowing that residents are having a wonderful time eating delicious, healthy food in a lovely environment, thanks to the calm atmosphere provided by the spacious and tastefully appointed dining facilities.

Restaurant Quality Food

At Templeton House Care Home, we want all of our residents to enjoy the finer things in life, such as our fine dining experience. Dining with us reflects the sophistication of our residents, with delicious, fine cuisine served up by our in-house chefs every day. Our Chefs are proud to create an ever-changing menu using locally sourced fine quality products, we also want our residents to share their favourite recipes and we will enjoy creating new and exciting dishes with their input. Menus are created on a seasonal basis and tailored to our resident preferences. Family and friends are welcome to join us for means in the bistro, too. In addition, we’re also delighted to host High Tea afternoons, gastronomy food tasting sessions and social food events such as cheese and wine nights, world food days and cooking demonstrations.

Facilities For Everyone

Here at Templeton House Care Home we aim to provide the highest quality of care to all of our wonderful residents. We proudly offer a wide range of facilities for residents to enjoy, as well as an activity program that we encourage our residents to make the most of and get involved with. As a high-end, luxurious home we offer first-class facilities for our residents and continue to develop our home with ever growing facilities and services.

Dining & Dementia

We pay special attention to detail in order to provide a quiet and enjoyable eating experience for our residents with dementia, making sure there is plenty of space and minimal distractions. We are able to provide specialised tableware which benefits our dementia residents as it helps them to keep their motor skills, allowing them to eat their meals as easily and independently as possible.

Our Dining Facilities

We are extremely proud of our dining facilities at Templeton House Care Home; with an excellent in-house chef and a wide variety of delicious dishes for our residents to choose from, each mealtime is pleasurable and designed exclusively for those living with us.

Celebration Room

At Templeton House Care Home, we believe in celebrating small achievements just as much as big ones,which is why our private dining rooms are ideal for any occasion when you want to spend quality time with loved ones. We host regular gatherings and celebrations in our very own celebrations room, whether it’s a birthday, anniversary or a monthly Sunday roast gathering, we have the amenities to allow residents and their loved ones to create memorable moments together.

Ever-changing Menus

Our menus are regularly updated to ensure that our residents and their family receive food cooked using only the highest-quality ingredients and the freshest produce available. Our Chefs are proud to create an ever-changing menu using locally sourced fine quality products. We will always be happy to accommodate dietary requirements and requests.

Accessible Dining

Our staff strive to make every mealtime as pleasant as possible, regardless of the setting. Our staff ensure each dining space is safe, comfortable and contains all amenities that our residents need, so they are able to focus on their meal and those enjoying it with them.

Dining FAQs

Prospective residents and their family members often ask about life at Templeton House Care Home, with a particular focus on dining. Below are the most frequently asked questions about eating and drinking. If you have a question that isn’t addressed here, please contact our friendly team who are ready and waiting to help in any way they can.

No. You won’t have to worry about paying for your meals on a regular basis because your payment plan will cover all of them. At Templeton House we want to make life as simple, straightforward and enjoyable as possible – which is why everything at Templeton is all included in your weekly fee – and no extra costs.

Every day, our devoted chef and dining assistants strive to provide the highest quality meals possible. Our culinary team receives ongoing training in order to provide nutritious and tasty meals to our residents. Our Chefs are proud to create an ever-changing menu using locally sourced fine quality products: we also want our residents to share their favourite recipes, and we will enjoy creating new and exciting dishes with their input. Mealtimes are always enjoyed by our residents, with chicken chasseur, lasagne and banana fritters being extremely popular and requested time and time again.

Yes. All residents have the choice of eating their meals wherever they like. With Dining areas situated on every floor, residents have an option of where to eat. Residents can choose to dine in our celebration room, our separate small lounge area with dining in Bute and Arran Suites or in their own rooms. On summer days and nights, our residents can choose to dine alfresco on spacious balconies or one of our many outside areas.

From pink cupcakes for Breast Cancer Awareness through to Afternoon Tea for a private gathering down to birthday cakes for residents, our Chef and their team go above and beyond to incorporate food in every occasion here at Templeton House Care Home.

Yes, you will have complete control over what you eat at each meal. Personal choice and preference is so important and our team values and understands this. Our chef and his staff are always happy to accommodate any special dietary requirements or menu changes you may have.

All-Inclusive, Luxury Living

Our home was built on the values of respecting every residents’ needs and desires, as well as giving them the opportunity to make their own decisions and live their lives how they want to.Our staff continue to build close bonds with residents and their families, which we believe is thanks to our person-centered approach. Our home has been thoughtfully created to meet our residents’ healthcare and personal needs, and our staff is committed to providing the best person-centered care possible always, ensuring that each resident feels at home and has everything they need, as well as the freedom to do what they love.

High Standards of Comprehensive Care

Our goal is to provide the finest resident care possible within a warm and welcoming nursing home environment. An all-inclusive care home, Templeton House has been designed to offer clients a luxurious, home-from-home feel whilst they receive the highest level of care. No detail has been overlooked in creating a home that is both stimulating and comfortable. We focus on providing high levels of quality and choice to our residents, so everyone living with us can live the lifestyle they wish. Our highly dedicated and qualified team provide comprehensive Nursing Care, Respite Care and Residential Care, including End of Life Care day and night.

Contact the Team at Templeton House

If you have any questions regarding the Dining facilities here at Templeton House Care Home, we welcome you to get in touch with us. You can reach us on the telephone by calling 01292 291 232 or by emailing info@templetoncare.com. Alternatively, you can fill out our online Enquiry Form and one of our friendly staff members will be in touch. We look forward to hearing from you.