The Secret Garden

  • The Secret Garden Café

    Vegetarian, Vegan & Gluten-Free Delights

    Handcrafted, flavoursome dishes for those with Vegetarian, Vegan and/or Gluten-Free dietary requirements, set in a warm, cosy and friendly environment.

A café that everyone can enjoy!

Our menus have been designed so that there is something for everyone!
From the usual suspects like Avocado on toast, to Gluten-Free, Vegan Waffles with a huge selection of toppings.

30+ Vegetarian Dishes


25+ Vegan Dishes


25+ Gluten-Free Dishes

and that doesn't include the sides, cakes, specials, vegan friendly wines and more!

Stay a while

Come in ♥ Relax ♥ Enjoy

Our interior is as unique as our menu. We have built almost every aspect of our little café with our own hands to make sure your visit is as comfortable and as enjoyable as possible.

In the summer we have our beautiful sitting out area for you to bask in the sunshine.
In the colder winter months, we have an exquisitely large log burner to keep you all warm and cosy.


Start the day the right way!

Breakfast Menu

Whether you're looking for a Vegetarian/Vegan full English breakfast, a bowl of mixed berry and yogurt granola or just a gorgeous toasted teacake with your freshly ground morning coffee, you can always be sure to have a glorious morning at The Secret Garden.

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Who's ready for some lunch?

Lunch Menu

Brunch, lunch or just something to drink with friends whilst soaking up the sun?
Come on down and enjoy your afternoon in a relaxed and unpretentious environment with 100% good vibes!

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Go on, treat yourself!

Waffle Menu

We have made sure that no matter what your preference, we have waffles for everyone!
Vegan Waffles, Gluten-Free Waffles, Regular Waffles and even Chocolate Waffles. All with a variety of toppings for you to choose from.

Our waffles are so popular that we have a new wholemeal/savoury waffle menu coming soon.

New Waffle Menu Coming Soon

Make a Reservation

Just fill out the form

Although bookings are not required, we do advise that you book ahead as we are only a small venue and we can get very busy. If you do not fancy filling out the form then feel free to call us on 01305 457300 and we will be happy to assist.

Special Requests

During busy periods we may not be able to check our emails. If you do not receive a booking confirmation, please call to confirm.

Our Latest Reviews

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  • Jane D. Avatar
    Jane D.

    Great food and good service. What more could you ask for! 18/08/2019

    Coffeedrinker66 Avatar

    5 star rating Delightful, new restaurant We visited this restaurant recently for lunch. It was a wonderful meal and we have been again several times since.... read more 18/08/2019

    Voodvultures Avatar

    5 star rating Fantastic family lunch. Fantastic vegan menu. I've visited here twice now & both times we have thoroughly enjoyed. As a mainly vegan family eating out can... read more 17/08/2019

    Sharon F. Avatar
    Sharon F.

    2nd time at the secret garden and again awesome gluten free food. Love this place def worth going to. Fab location 13/08/2019

  • jfmac95 Avatar

    4 star rating Great food, lovely atmosphere, disappointed that they still use plastic straws I was impressed by the options for veggie and vegan in the restaurant. I got the light veggie and a... read more 06/08/2019

    HAH89 Avatar

    5 star rating Amazing! Absolutely amazing vegan food.
    We went a little crazy and ordered loads. We had avocado and mushroom panini, hummus, olives...
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    Kay7519 Avatar

    5 star rating Fantastic breakfast Amazing place that caters for all my food intolerance issues. Had the light vegan breakfast, which I can totally recommend.... read more 29/07/2019

    Alayne B. Avatar
    Alayne B.

    Great Vegan food. perfect situation. 26/07/2019

  • Edel O. Avatar
    Edel O.

    Lovely setting, only had coffee, but breakfast looked delicious 😋 20/07/2019

    cherrybee5 Avatar

    5 star rating Delicious Holiday Breakfast We ordered two vegan breakfast, plus an extra round of toast. The breakfast was tasty and well cooked, with 2... read more 19/07/2019

    Samantha B. Avatar
    Samantha B.

    First visit absolutely loved it food delicious and presented well very clean we will be back ! 13/07/2019

    M Avatar

    A lovely looking, clean and inviting little cafe.
    The flowers want to sit outside to eat on a sunny day.
    Food is...
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  • Jodie P. Avatar
    Jodie P.

    Lovely brunch, very friendly staff good value for money, will definitely be returning. 09/07/2019

    C2092OZLAB Avatar

    5 star rating Exceeded my expectations Thoroughly enjoyed my lunch here. The burgers were packed with flavour, delicious wine and such a beautiful setting. Will definitely... read more 09/07/2019

    Lily S. Avatar
    Lily S.

    Best veggie / vegan cafe I have ever visited! Amazing menu, so much choice and everything is homemade. I cannot... read more 07/07/2019

    Christele R. Avatar
    Christele R.

    If you are looking for a delicious vegan waffle with all the trimmings, look no further. This place is perfect.
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