A warm welcome awaits you at Café 1896, we are open from 7.30am till 2pm for hot meals and until 3pm for drinks and snacks.
DIY and a SnackWhether you fancy a full-on all day breakfast or a lighter choice from our freshly prepared deli counter with a wide assortment of cooked meats and accompanying salads, you won't be disappointed with our quality and price. We serve fresh bean to cup coffee, pots of tea and delicious frothy hot chocolate, along with an assortment of cold drinks, cakes, biscuits and snacks (.. and even ice creams in the warmer weather!).
In a Hurry?We know our customers can be short of time. If this is the case, please place your order with Ann and her team upon your arrival in store and we can get your order ready for you to take away.
The Perfect Lunch
If you are looking for a more filling option, check out our daily specials board …. ranging from roast turkey with all the trimmings to a homemade lasagne or freshly made soup. The Café 1896 staff will be willing to help you with any questions and allergen advice. (Download our cafe menu here
Fancy a free coffee?We offer a rewards card system, for every hot drink purchased. Collect a stamp to your card each time you make a hot drink purchase and when you have purchased five hot drinks, you will receive your sixth free.
Catering Manager and Her StaffAnn Wilkes, Catering Manager has been with us right from our re-launch in 2014. Ann has a long service history in catering and brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience. Our highly trained staff prepare our food fresh every day and are always looking out for new items to add to the menu to ensure we can offer a wide variety for our customers to choose from.
Health & HygieneWe are very proud to announce an excellent result from the Food Standards Agency this year with another Five Star Food Hygiene Rating.
Group BookingsOur Café has the capacity to seat over 40 and plays host to numerous walking groups and organisations that require a place to meet in comfortable surroundings, with the added benefit of onsite refreshments.
FacilitiesThe Café has comfy, sofa seating, free parking, toilet facilities (with disabled access) and also Wi-Fi connectivity.