Enjoy a Bedfordshire clanger at the Chilterns Gateway Centre © David Levenson

Enjoy a Bedfordshire clanger at the Chilterns Gateway Centre

Eat fresh and local

Try a bite from our café serving fresh, locally produced and homemade food to eat in or take away - including the famous Bedfordshire Clanger.

The perfect setting for taking in our beautiful views with friends or family over coffee and homemade cake.


Our local suppliers

  • Horton's Butchers - meet our local meat suppliers. © National Trust

    Horton's Butchers - meet our meat guys

    The meat on our menu is sourced from Totternhoe’s F. Horton & Sons Butchers. Established in 1927, this very local business is only three miles away from the Chilterns Gateway Centre.

  • Try one of Harpers' delicious sausage rolls in the cafe © National Trust


    Harpers family business has operated for 50 years from their original farm base just two miles from Dunstable Downs, in the village of Studham, Bedfordshire.

    They concentrate on English food skillfully prepared.

  • Come and try the famous Bedfordshire clanger © National Trust

    Gunns Bakery

    Gunns of Sandy, established in 1928, is the only bakery in Bedfordshire with the licence to produce the famous clanger. 

    For 40 years, deliveries were by horse and cart, things have moved on since then but the carbon footprint remains low on this locally sourced product.

  • Pruden's Bakery established in 1928 © National Trust

    Pruden's Bakery

    Pruden's are a traditional family bakery established in 1928 and based in Markyate. They now also have six bakery shops located in Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire.