Mallards Café


Come and enjoy freshly prepared hot and cold food, drinks and snacks in a beautiful lakeside location with indoor and outdoor seating. Featuring locally sourced produce and home-made cakes, it’s the perfect spot to meet friends or rest and recharge after a run, walk or forest adventure, and is dog-friendly too!

  • Delicious home-made cakes and treats
  • Fresh coffee roasted locally
  • Wide selection of hot and cold drinks
  • Sandwiches, soups, snacks and more
  • Kids meals and lunch deals
  • Vegetarian, vegan, dairy-free and gluten-free options

Toilets and baby changing facilities are located nearby, and the cafe has step-free access. Easy access from the nearby car park, and to Go Ape, Mallards Pike Lake, and the Family Cycle Trail.

Opening times and contact

The cafe is closed Mondays - Wednesdays during the winter. Open Thursdays and Fridays 10am - 4pm, and at weekends 9.30am - 4pm

Please note: Opening hours vary depending on the time of year.