How Stean Cafe

Visit our licensed cafe available for casual dining with hot / cold food and a selection of drinks served all day. Plus our brilliant chefs work all year round to create a selection of daily specials to bring you. This is lovely homely food, sourced from local farms in Yorkshire and delivered to your table with a smile! The cafe itself sits right in the heart of Nidderdale meaning you are dining whilst looking in awe at the picturesque view of the Yorkshire Dales.

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Home Cooked Yorkshire Fayre

Choose from an array of hot meals including a full breakfast (served untill 12 noon), lasagne, scampi, sausage, bacon, egg and chips. We also have a choice of lighter snacks including jacket potatoes, baguettes, bacon buttie or home-made soup.

Why not try How Stean Gorge’s very own ice cream available in a variety of flavours and made only ½ mile away in Lofthouse, you can even see the cows that make it from the car park. Well they don’t make it from the car park they make it from the grass but you know what I mean.

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Delicious Cakes, Desserts & Barista Coffee Machine

Treat yourself from our selection of irresistible home-made cakes including our famous Raspberry Pavlova that just melts in the mouth and the Jap which has also been a firm favourite with customers for nearly 40 years!

Opening Times Cafe & Shop

Summer opening hours for the cafe and shop are Saturday 9am till 6pm, other days 9am till 5pm. Last orders for food are taken one hour before closing .

Winter hours are 9am until 5pm with last food orders for hot meals at 4pm. Open everyday throughout the year except Nidderdale Agricultural Show Day, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Probably one of the most amazing places in Yorkshire. Stan and his team were outstanding and exceeded all our expectations. Nothing was too much trouble – even for the vegan! Thanks for helping make fabulous memories we’ll all treasure and we will most definitely see you again. Thanks for everything.
Lindsey Prior-McKie

Outside Seating & Sun Terrace

When the sun is out, go alfresco. You can eat, drink and be merry in out outside seating area.

Free Wi-fi

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

How Stean Cafe Nidderdale Way

Our new glass floored events room is available for private events, corporate away days and for larger groups taking part in our outdoor activities.

We have so much to offer

Find out more about the facilities and services available on-site