Cafes, Picnics spots &Toilets en route

Planning to lead a ride and wondering where to go? Lots to choose from here!

We hope this table will be helpful for leaders and members.  The starting points for each area are only suggestions and of course you may choose to start from any of our designated meet points.

Please be aware that cafes  may change their name, shut down , open up or alter their opening hours, so please refer to their website or give them a call before you go.  It would also be extremely helpful to contact the committee or post on the any changes or any new places. 


Starting Point

Picnic Destinations

Cafe destinations

en route toilets







East Lothian

Aberlady front

Tranent asda

Port Seton


from Fisherrow

Dirleton Castle

Coffee Lounge Tranent



Commonwealth Pool

Haddington by river

Merryhatton East Fortune




Amisfield Walled Garden

Smeaton G C East Linton(Longer ride)




Yellowcraigs beach(longer Ride)

Redhouse Nurseries Longniddry

North Berwick ( Longer Ride)



Hailes Castle

Gifford Lanterne Rouge

Merryhatton for toilets



Hopes reservoir

Haddington Loft

East Linton Park (check times)




North Berwick (Longer Ride)

Haddington Plough Inn




East Linton Park (Longer Ride)

Gosford Bothy Farm Shop

 Longniddry Bents no. 2



Chesters Fort + Haddington

Costa, North Berwick (Longer Ride)





Soutra Coffee House (Longer Ride)




Cockenzie Cadell Cafe





Humbie Hub  (Longer Ride)




Archerfield Garden Centre





Café Joli Longniddry





The Mart, East Linton EH40 3DN





Drift Café, nr Tantallon





 Rosearista (till 3pm Sundays), off

Pencaitland railway path





Diggory’s (closed Sunday)





Falko, Haddington





Carlyle House Café, Haddington





The Smithy Café, Tyninghame





Steampunk Coffee, North Berwick








Mid Lothian

Vogrie Country Park

Vogrie Country Park



South East

Dalkeith Country Park

Dalkeith Country Park

Gore bridge


Robins Nest Nest Gilmerton Road

Crichton Castle

National Mining Museum Gorebridge

Loanhead Leisure Centre

Public toilets - Loanhead | Midlothian Council



Commonwealth pool

Gladhouse Reservoir (Longer ride)

Dobbies Eskbank

Tesco at Hardengreen




 Beacon Café ,Dalkeith (closed Sundays)





 Bank of Dalkeith Small Business Hub













Mid Lothian

Roslin Glen Country Park

The Original, Roslin




Pentland Reservoirs

Corner Café Currie

Loanhead Leisure Centre

Public toilets - Loanhead | Midlothian Council



From Charwood Fairmile

Rosebury Reservoir

West Linton golf club



Commonwealth Pool

Gladhouse Reservoir (Longer ride)

Whitmuir GC




West Linton

 Dollys, Roslin













West Lothian

Beecraigs Country Park

Beecraigs Visitor centre

Heriot watt


South West

Muiravonside Country Park

Muiravonside Café

Almondell country park


from Redhall Park

Almondvale Park

Dobbies Houston Mains

Raw Farm Nurseries East Calder



Polkemmet Country Park longer ride)

Klondyke GC Livingston

Tesco at Hermiston



Almondell country Park

Williamsons GC Uphall





West Lothian Golf Course





Balance Bistro Livingston





 Veitch's Garden ,East Calder













West Lothian


Ratho Bridge Inn

South Queensferry



Blackness Castle

Mannerstons Café



from Roseburn Path


Rouken Glen

 Sainsbury, Linlithgow Bridge




Ratho Climbing Centre

Kirkliston Leisure Centre



Kelpies (Longer Ride)

Kelpies Cafe (Longer Ride)





Little Bakery S outh Queensferry





Craigies Farm Shop





Conifox GC





Strawberry Linlithgow





Coffee Neuk Linlithgow





Burgh Halls Linlithgow





 Bridge 49





 Lobster pot, Blackness





Railbridge Bistro , S Queensferry





Fico’s , Kirkliston





Hopeton GC









North Queensferry

Pubs in N Queensferry



from Roseburn Path

Dalgety Bay

Aberdour McTaggarts

Pittencrieff Park




Silver Sands (no ebike charging)




Dunfermline Pittencrieff

Dunfermline Pittencrieff café




Townhill Country Park

Coorie by the Coast





Ship Inn Limekilns





Townhill Country Park Cafe




Culross (Longer ride)

Abbey Tea Rooms




Lochore Meadows

Fairleys Garden Centre Cairneyhill




Kinghorn Loch

Kinghorn Loch  Café





 Inn at Charleston





Louis Browns, Dalgety Bay