A hearty bowl of soup to warm chilly fingers © Paul Harris

A hearty bowl of soup to warm chilly fingers

Eat fresh and local

Try a tasty treat from the café serving fresh, locally produced and homemade food to eat in or take away.

The perfect setting for taking in the beautiful views with friends or family as you indulge in delicious homemade soup or a slice of cake.


Our local suppliers

  • 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.

Afternoon treat © David Lewing

Afternoon treat

Time for Afternoon Tea?

Come up and treat your taste buds with an exquisite cream tea,  complete with fresh home made scones. A sweeter way to enjoy the views.