Dean Heritage Centre Coffee Shop

eat out to help out!

Thank you for your support during the eat out to help out campaign!


We now have limited seating available in the Coffee Shop in accordance with current guidelines.

The Cafe is now open Thursday to Sunday between 10am and 3pm for take-aways only or pre-booked picnics. We've got extra outdoor seating in one of the most scenic locations in the Forest. Come and join us!

Dogs are welcome in the coffee shop, on our balcony and picnic benches on drive overlooking pond. 

Pick up pre-booked picnics to enjoy by our mill pond or if you are walking in the area you can book a picnic to take with you. Order by 2pm the day before to ensure availability.

Click here  to see the menu

To order we will need to know whether you would like:

Sausage roll or quiche? (Vegetarian and Vegan options available) with the adult picnic.

Ham, cheese or both with the Ploughman's lunch?

Ham or cheese sandwiches, fruit pot, jam scone or ice cream in the kid's picnic box?

You can also order a classic afternoon tea  for two to enjoy as you relax in the beautiful DHC grounds. (see details below)

Classic Afternoon Tea Hamper @ £12 per person (Minimum of two)


  • Fresh homemade scones with clotted cream, jam and fresh strawberries
  • A selection of finger sandwiches 
  • A selection of cakes and macaroons 
  • Tea or coffee 

Bring your own bottle of bubbly to make this an extra special occasion.

Picnics and the classic afternoon tea can be booked by calling 07376296906 or by messaging through our FaceBook page on Messenger.

Last orders by 2pm the day before you would like to pick up your order.





The Dean Heritage Centre Coffee Shop is now OPEN Thursday to Sunday between 10am and 3pm for take-away beverages, homemade soup of the day, cakes and snacks.

The toilet facilities are open and a one way system is in operation around the coffee shop. Face coverings are required unless you are exempt.

Limited seating will now be available in the Coffee Shop in accordance with current Government guidelines.

Our free car park is available for you to use but please be aware it will be closed at 30 minutes after closing.