Places of interest, Cafes and Rest stops.

This is a list of the cafes, rest stops and places of interest we often visit on our rides.

Bourne End, Bike Bus Cafe

tel: 01908 760717    (open Sat and Sundays; check for other days)

The Bus, Astwood Road, Bourne End, Milton Keynes 

Blossoms Cafe

Willington Garden Centre, Bedford Road, Willington

Bedfordshire, MK44 3PR

01234 838 070

Open 09.00 to 17.00 7 Days

Bromham,  Mill Cafe

(01234) 824330    (open Sundays 1-5pm)

Bridge End,



MK43 8LP

 Broom, Jordans Mill Riverside Cafe

Holme Mill, Southill Rd. SG18 9JY

Tel 01767 316796

Browns Farm Shop and Tea Garden

Church Ln, Stagsden, Bedford MK43 8SH

Open ⋅9AM - 5PM Tuesday to Saturday

Phone: 01234 822330 

Carlton, Emmaus

Tel 01234 720826   

Open Tuesday -Saturday 10-4.30pm

Emmaus Village

School Lane



MK43 7LQ

Comworth Golf Club

New Road, Colmworth, Beds., MK44 2AP

tel: 01234 378181

Cranfield, OSO Cafe and Cake

142 High St, Cranfield, Bedford MK43 0EL

01234 750325

Elstow Tea Garden

209 Church End, Elstow, Bedford MK42 9XT

01234 926677

(open April – November  Fri–Mon 10-4)

Guns Bakery, Sandy

8 Market Square, Sandy SG19 1HU

 01767 680434

Open 06.30 to 17.00 Closed Sunday

Giddy Goat, High St, Riseley,

Bedford MK44 1DR

Open Mon - Fri: 7:30am - 5pm

​​Saturday: 9am - 4pm

​Sunday: 10am - 2pm

Harrold / Odell Country Park, The Dragonfly Cafe

Tel  01234 721525   (open 7 days a week from 9am to 4pm (5pm in summer and at weekends)).

Carlton Road, Harrold, MK43 7DS

Henlow, The Old Transporter Ale House

Tel 07914561606    Opening hours Tues-Thurs 6.30-10.30 Friday 2-11pm, Saturday 12-11 and Sundays 12-7pm.

300 Hitchin Road


SG16 6EG

Keysoe,  Equestrian  Centre Church Rd, Keysoe MK44 2JP

Hours: see FB page Closes 10PM

GARDEN ROOM Moggerhanger. MK44 3RW

The Garden Rooms Cafe is open everyday from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm Serving tea, coffee, cakes, soup and snacks.

Located just passed the Walled Garden next to the Woodland Playground.  Either take the woodland walk from car park or the Walled Garden path.

Please contact Reception on 01767 641007 for details or email

Millbrook Golf Club,

Ampthill, MK45 2JB

Milton Ernernest Garden Centre

Radwell Road, Milton Ernest, Bedford, MK44 1SH

 01234 823033

Open Mon - Sat:        9am - 5.30pm, Sun: 10.30am - 4.30pm

Oliver's Cafe Kimbolton

16 High St, Kimbolton, Huntingdon PE28 0HA

01480 860217

Open 08.00 to 17.30 Closed Sunday

Riseley The Giddy Goat Cafe MK44 1DR (adjacent to the village garage and RealFit gym)

Cycle friendly coffee shop with plenty of off road parking for cars and bikes as well as a free pump and tools for customer use.  We serve breakfast, light lunch, Italian ice cream, homemade cakes, protein bars, various teas, locally roasted coffee, croissants, waffles,  bacon / sausage sandwiches, paninis salad etc. 

Open Monday to Friday 6:30am-6pm; Saturday 9am-5pm and a Sunday 9am-3pm.

We have a Facebook page @the giddy goat coffee shop and are on Twitter and instagram

Telephone 07902569223

Roxton Garden Centre, Restaurant  Bedford MK44 3DY

 Bedford Rd, Roxton, Phone: 01480 212701

Roxton, Acorn Cafe 33 High St, Roxton, Bedford MK44 3EA (this post may not work in some SatNavs)

Behind the Royal Oak pub at the cross roads.

01234 870200

Open Tuesday to Saturday 9am till 4pm

Scald End Farm Shop

Scald End Farm, Bedford MK44 2DP

01234 772688

Seasons Garden Centre Wixams

Bedford Rd, Bedford MK45 3HU

01234 741909

Open 09.00 to 18.00 7 days

Sherington (Alban Hill Garden Centre)

High St, Sherington, Newport Pagnell MK16 9QP

01234 711513

Open 09.00 to 17.00 7 days

Southill Tea Rooms

55 High Street , Southill Beds SG18 9JB

Telephone - 01462 817430

Open 9.30 - 16.30 Tuesday to Sunday

Stow Gardens

New Inn Farm, Buckingham MK18 5EQ

 01280 817156

Open 10.00 to 17.00

Sunbeam Cafe, Kempston

10 Sunbeam Road 

Woburn Road Industrial Estate

Kempston, Bedford, MK42 7BY

Tel: 0800 7563 233

Woodview Farm Cafe

Woodview Farm, Potton Rd, Gamlingay, Sandy SG19 3LW

01767 650200

Open 09.00 - 16.00 7days