Our goal is to be as much “Garden, Farm and Chesapeake Bay” to plate as possible.

We aim to serve straightforward food with an emphasis on quality and simple artistry at our Maryland inn. In addition to using fresh fruit, berries and vegetables during the growing season from our own organic garden we shop at the many fruit and vegetable farm stands in our area and the Saturday farmer’s market in Chestertown.

A local meat and egg producer delivers sausage and fresh free-range eggs weekly to the Brampton. We are very fortunate to live so close to the Chesapeake Bay and love to integrate seafood to our breakfast and tea selections during the season.

We now offer a selection of wine for purchase. Check out our wine list. If you wish you can order ahead and it will be waiting in your room.

For a short period of time during the 19th century the Brampton Bed and Breakfast Inn was a peach plantation. In season no breakfast or afternoon tea will be complete without that delicious fruit and you can look forward to something “peachy” every day of the week.

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Waffles with fresh fruit at Brampton Inn

With 24 hours notice we can accommodate special diets such as: Vegetarian, Vegan, Dairy-free, Gluten-free, Low-carb and Low-fat. Upon request breakfast delivery is available to guests staying in the cottages. Our Privacy Policy!

Sample Breakfast Menu

Fresh breakfast spread at charming Maryland inn

  • Organic orange or cranberry juice
  • A freshly home baked pastry, such as a danish, blueberry muffin, orange almond scone or sour cream walnut coffee cake, etc. Something different every day.
  • Always homemade jams or marmalades. Some of our favorites are strawberry, strawberry-rhubarb, blueberry-lemon, plum-cinnamon, peach-vanilla, Meyer lemon marmalade, citrus marmalade, etc.
  • Daily changing seasonal fruit course.
  • Cook’s whim – sweet choice such as French Toast made with homemade bread, raised waffle or Brampton’s blueberry buttermilk pancakes.
  • Cook’s whim – savory choice. In the Spring frittatas with homegrown asparagus and goat cheese is a favorite of our guests. Saturday is either quiche or Benny day at the Brampton!
  • Always eggs your way.
  • Greek yogurt with homemade GF granola.
  • Oatmeal with dried fruit and toasted nuts.
  • Daily changing breakfast meat such as smoked bacon, Cedar Run Farm sausage, or Black Forest ham.

Every day at our romantic getaway in Maryland, afternoon tea is served buffet-style in the dining room and consists of freshly prepared savories and sweets. During the warmer months we’ll have iced tea and lemonade. During the Fall and Winter we offer a selection of fine Harney and Sons teas. Also during January and February it’s oyster season. On Saturdays you can enjoy oysters on the half shell with a house made Mignonette and cocktail sauces. Our Privacy Policy!

Sample Tea Offerings

Treats for afternoon tea

  • Brampton Plantation Peach Cobbler
  • Almond biscotti
  • Rhubarb strawberry crisp
  • Linzer cookies with homemade Peach Jam
  • Mini quiches
  • Assortment of cheeses and crackers
  • Cheese Puffs
  • Onion Tart
  • Kale Chips
  • Homemade spiced nuts
  • Oysters on the half shell in season

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