Please note that we’re closed for a week over Christmas. Sunday 23d is our last day until Wednesday 2nd January.

Thistledown Café is open Wednesday to Sunday with food served every day. During school holidays (Easter, summer half term and summer holidays) we are open 7 days a week. Open times may occasionally vary due to private events – please call to double check / make a booking. Booking is highly recommended for all services (01453 860420).

Our opening times:

  • Teas, coffees, cakes served Weds to Sun 9am – 4:30pm
  • Lunch served Weds to Sun from midday – 3pm
  • Brunch served Weds to Sun from 9:30am – 11:30pm
  • Pizza evenings Fri and Sat eve until October and then Fri only in October (finishes end of October)

Look out for events such as vegan tapas, yoga, storytelling and foraging mornings. If you’d like to join our mailing list then please email