Our food is all homemade with options for vegetarians, vegans and meat eaters. Please ask us if you have any dietary requirements. We strive to use local suppliers, are very proud to be independent and use local and seasonal ingredients as much as we can.

Please speak to us if you have a food allergy or if you would like something that isn’t on our menu…we will do our best to help!

We can deliver breakfast or lunch to you, please contact us for details.

Breakfast menu

Served from 9 – 11.30am

With either sugar, honey or maple syrup


Breakfast Sandwiches
Served on a Rustic Roll

  • Egg

  • Bacon

  • Bacon and fried egg

  • Sausage

  • Sausage and fried egg

  • Bacon, sausage, black pudding and fried egg

Add egg, cheese, mushroom or tomato

Derbyshire Oatcakes

With a choice of toppings...

  • Bacon and cheese

  • Sausage and cheese

  • Cheese or Baked Beans

  • Cheese and tomato

  • Baked beans and mature Cheddar

  • Bacon, sausage, oatcake, egg, mushroom, tomato and baked beans


Fried, poached, scrambled

Served on any of our freshly baked bread.

Toast or Toasted Bagel

  • Warm toast with butter

  • Toasted Teacake with butter

  • Eggs (fried, scrambled or poached) and Bacon

  • Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese

  • Mature Cheddar, Cream Cheese or Baked Beans

  • Bacon and Cheese

  • Bacon and Maple Syrup

Add homemade jam, honey, marmalade or marmite

Cooked Breakfasts

Big Buxton breakfast

Two rashers of bacon, two sausages, two fried eggs, black pudding, baked beans, oatcake, mushrooms, tomato and toast

Modest Breakfast

A rasher of bacon, one sausage, one fried egg, black pudding, oatcake, baked beans, mushrooms, tomato and toast

Vegetarian Breakfast (Vegan option available)

Potato rosti, vegetarian patty, mushrooms, tomato, baked beans, oatcake, two fried eggs and toast

Daytime Menu

Served 11.30am – 4.00pm

Tea, Coffee and cakes served all day until 5pm

Homemade soup of the day

With a choice of freshly baked bread, sandwich or jacket potato


Served on freshly baked breads; baguettes, ciabatta, bagel, roll or wrap, choose from:

Simple sandwich

Any choice of filling with a salad and crisps

Deluxe sandwich

Any choice of fillings with a selection of our salads


  • Roast topside of beef with horseradish or mustard

  • Roast ham

  • Mature cheddar with homemade chutney or pickle

  • Roast chicken and salad / Coronation chicken

  • Hummus, slow roast tomatoes and olives

  • Smoked salmon and cream cheese

  • Tuna mayonnaise

  • Classic BLT…crispy bacon, lettuce and tomato

  • Bacon, brie and redcurrant jelly

Hot sandwiches

Served on a bagette or in a wrap

  • Fried rump steak, caramelised onion and mushrooms served with a selection of our salads

  • Made to order falafel, hummus and chilli sauce served with a selection of our salads

  • Marinated Cajun spiced chicken served with a selection of our salads

  • Sausage butty

  • Bacon butty


Homemade cafe burger

Modest burger

Home pressed beef burger, 100% local beef topped with fried onions and served with a selection of our salads.

Big Buxton burger

Same as the modest burger but with two beef patties

Café Vegetarian or Vegan Burger

Served with hummus, pesto or sundried tomatoes and a selection of our café salads

Homemade Chicken and Bacon Burger

With cheese and BBQ sauce with a selection of our café salads

Add an extra topping …bacon, cheese, mushrooms

From the Deli Counter

Cafe salad

A selection of our salads served with hummus ,sun dried tomatoes olives and crusty bread

Greek salad

Served with bread

Cold meat platter

A choice of cold meats served with a selection of our café salads

Please check our boards and deli counter for the daily specials

Jacket Potatoes

Traditional jacket potato with a selection of cafe salads

Choice of fillings: Baked beans, tuna mayonnaise, mature cheddar, homemade coleslaw, or try a combo…

Stuffed jackets

Our ‘stuffed jackets’ are baked, scooped, mashed with butter and then crammed back into the jacket and baked some more.  All our Jackets are served with a selection of salads. With any of the above fillings

Little People Menu   

Please ask if you would like something else from our menu in a small portion

Small bowl of soup and bread

Sandwich on sliced bread

With a choice of fillings: ham, tuna mayonnaise, cheese, chicken. All served with a little salad and crisps.

Picky plate

Hummous, olives, grated cheese, cucumber and brown or white sliced bread

Jacket potato

Filled with Heinz baked beans, tuna mayonnaise, mature cheddar or homemade coleslaw.

Heinz baked beans, or cheese

Served on toast or grilled oatcake

Sausage and beans with toast or bread


Please see our blackboards or ask a member of our team for wine, beer and other alcoholic drinks.

Hot Drinks


Single or Double




Flat white

Served with 2 shots of coffee



Hot chocolate

Hot chocolate with marshmallows and cream

Tea and fruit infusions


Not-so-mini hot chocolate, both served warm in an espresso cup.

Please ask if you would like cream and/or marshmallows for 25p extra each  

Extras and alternatives

Extra shot of coffee
Soya Milk (on us)
Oat Milk
Flavoured syrup

Cold Drinks

Frobishers Apple or Orange Juice

Fentimans Botanical Brews

Bottle Green Elderflower Presse

Coca Cola

Diet Coca Cola

Milk Shake

Made with whole milk, cream and ice cream

Glass of cold milk

Buxton Mineral Water

Still or sparkling


Fresh water is available from the jug near our door…drink as much as you ne                       

Takeaway Menu

Please call in or telephone 01298 77480 to place your order for collection or delivery. Minimum order for free delivery is £10 (or £2 charge if your order is under £10). 

We also offer a bespoke outside catering service for all your foodie needs…anything from corporate lunches, birthday cakes or wedding breakfasts. We can prepare, cook and deliver the food to you so you can relax. Corporate hospitality packages are also available to businesses large or small.

Please ask if there is something you don’t see on our menu… we might be able to make it for you!


Go large for a small extra charge





Flat white 


Tea and fruit infusions 

Babychino or mini hot chocolate 

Not-so-mini hot chocolate

Hot chocolate

Add whipped cream and marshmallows for a small extra charge

Extras and alternatives

Extra shot of coffee
Soya Milk
Flavoured syrup

Bottled Coca Cola

Fentimans Botanical Brew

Frobishers Apple or Orange

Bottle Green Elderflower Presse


Buxton Mineral Water

Still or sparkling 



Served on sliced white or brown bread, rustic roll or baguette

  • Bacon 

  • Bacon and egg 

  • Bacon and cheese 

  • Bacon and Mushroom 

  • Sausage

  • Sausage and Bacon 

Add an extra item for a small charge


A griddled Derbyshire Oatcake with a choice of fillings…

  • Mature cheddar cheese

  • Cheese and tomato 

  • Cheese and Bacon 

  • Cheese and sausage 

  • Cheese and Beans 

Add an extra item for a small extra charge


  • 2 Slices of toast with butter 

  • Toasted teacake

  • Toasted bagel with butter

  • Toasted bagel with smoked salmon and cream cheese 

Add homemade jam to your order for a small extra charge

Sandwiches and Salads


Served on white or brown bread, rustic roll, baguette or wrap

  • Roast ham, beef or chicken

  • Café BLT with mayonnaise 

  • Spicy chicken and bacon 

  • Houmous, sun blushed tomato & olives

  • Bacon, brie and redcurrant jelly 

  • Tuna and mayonnaise 

  • Mature cheddar with pickle, mayonnaise or homemade chutney 

  • Grilled vegetables with pesto and cheese

  • Mature cheddar and ham 

Add an extra filling for a small charge

Café Salad Boxes

All served with a choice of freshly baked bread.

  • Greek salad

  • Potato and ham (warm or cold)

  • Chicken and rice (warm or cold) 

  • Café salad selection (4 of our salads) 

  • Classic leaf salad 

Add olives, houmous and/or sundried tomatoes for a small extra charge

Hot dishes

Homemade soup and roll

Stuffed jacket potato 

Traditional jacket potato

With filling

Homemade falafel wrap

With houmous and chilli sauce

Café burger

With caramelised onions and cheese

Vegetarian café burger

With mushrooms and cheese

Add one of our salads for a small extra charge

Please ask a member of a team for our daily specials