Eaton Park Café

Open – Monday to Sunday, 9am to 4pm

Summer late opening until dusk, Fridays and Saturdays*

Eaton Park Café is sister café to The Bicycle Shop which has been at the heart of the Norwich Lanes since 2009. Housed in the grade II listed rotunda at the heart of Eaton Park the café opened in 2016 and offers ample seating indoors, under the rotunda colonnades and in the garden behind.

The menu takes in family favourites such as Tunnocks teacakes and Pom Bears alongside delicious homemade egg and bacon baps, sandwiches, pastries and cakes and light meals. A cup of tea is £1 and house wine comes at £25 a bottle. As much as possible ingredients are locally sourced, organic and/or fair trade, and cooked freshly on site. Minimising food waste is a passion.

* Special summer menu: steak frites, Greek salad (vegan adaptable), Ploughman’s, whole baked camembert & chutney, Sicilian olives, homemade foccacia bread, Tuscan bean and squash stew & foccacia, prices from £4.50 to £19.

The basics: dogs welcome | high chairs | space to run around | licensed | veggie, vegan and gluten free options | free water for dogs and people| recyclable disposables | baby changing | breast feeding friendly | bike parking nearby | water bottle refills | outdoor games to borrow.

Takeaway: teas, coffees, soft drinks, sandwiches, snacks and local ice creams to enjoy as you walk or picnic in the park.

Access: disabled toilet nearby | level access to café,terrace and garden.

Parties and celebrations: Eaton Park Café is perfect for parties or celebrations for families and friends, workplaces, groups and clubs. Evening booking of the café and garden is available throughout the year.  Rob and David are highly experienced at running events and will bring flair and attention to detail to your event. To discuss menus and other arrangements call and ask to speak to them on 01603 457359.

Bookings and enquiries: 01603 457359 |

Last updated 13 July 2023

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