At the heart of Burford Garden Company, surrounded by bright flowers and luscious foliage, you’ll find the Burford Café. Set in a beautifully decorated, light-filled glasshouse, this charming café has won several accolades at the annual Oxfordshire Restaurant Awards and offers up an enticing array of freshly prepared food and drink throughout the day.
The atmosphere in this light, airy café is relaxed and informal – it’s a great place to pause and unwind or take a break from shopping. The chefs at Burford Café are passionate about using only the finest local ingredients in their cooking The team sources hand-selected fruit and vegetables from local farms, lamb comes from the garden company’s own flock, and eggs are from Cacklebean. Pop in and start your day with a delicious full English breakfast – there’s a vegetarian and vegan option too – or indulge in tasty smoked salmon with scrambled eggs. At lunchtime, browse a beautiful display of open sandwiches, colourful healthy salads, seasonal soups and contemporary hot dishes. The “eat with your eyes” approach and sumptuous greenhouse setting, make this a superb spot for meeting friends and enjoying what can only be described a piece of retail heaven.As well as all this, Burford Café serves sophisticated and delicate afternoon teas and eye-popping hand-baked cakes throughout the day – these are perfect for a weekend treat.