Cafe / Shop

HomeVisit us – Cafe / Shop

Fresh, home-made Yorkshire fare is served within our licensed cafe.

You can choose from an array of hot meals including an all day breakfast, lasagne, scampi, omelette or sausage, bacon, egg and chips. We also have a choice of lighter snacks including jacket potatoes, baguettes, bacon buttie or home-made soup. After your meal you could try one of our desserts, the home-made pavlova has been a firm favourite for nearly 40 years now. Why not try How Stean Gorge’s very own ice cream, made only ½ mile away in Lofthouse, you can even see the cows that make it from the car park. Flavours include chocolate, vanilla and fruits of the forest.

We also have a selection of irresistible home-made cakes including the Jap which has also been a firm favourite with customers for nearly 40 years!

The summer opening hours for the café is 10am till 6pm. Last orders for food are taken at 5 o’clock however, we can take groups of 10 people or over for early evening meals if booked in advance. During the summer school holiday the café is open for breakfast from 9am on Saturdays and Sundays.

In winter we close at dusk unless by prior arrangement. We are closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Sun Terrace / Children’s Climbing Frame

Eat, drink and be merry on our sun terrace. There is a children’s play area directly adjacent making it an ideal location to have that well deserved treat whilst being able the watch the children play.


You can order bread, eggs, bacon, sausage or milk from the shop. We also sell toys, souvenirs, maps, books and of course sweets, chocolate, ice cream and ice lollies. Displays of pictures by local artists are on view and for sale in the restaurant.

Free Wi-fi

Free wi-fi is available in the restaurant and on the sun terrace.