Refreshments at Shipley Country Park

Ramblers Café

The visitor centre shop sells a range of confectionery, while the Ramblers Coffee Shop and Derby Lodge Tea Room offer a wider range of refreshments.


Ramblers Coffee Shop

The privately-run Ramblers Coffee Shop at the visitor centre provides a range of hot and cold snacks, lunches and afternoon teas.

Ramblers Coffee Shop are able to cater for groups hiring the green room and for children's birthday parties if booked in advance.

You can contact Ramblers Coffee Shop tel: 01773 530309.

Opening times April to October

Monday to Friday: 11am to 4pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10am to 5pm

Opening times - November to March

Monday to Friday: 11am to 3.30pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10am to 4.30pm

Derby Lodge Tea Room

Derby Lodge Tea Room sells a range of hot and cold food and drinks including breakfast rolls, heart-warming soup, jacket potatoes, delicious doorstop cheese on toast, cakes and scones.

Soggy dogs and muddy boots are welcome in the back room. Warm welcome guaranteed with real fires in both rooms. The Tea Rooms often have art exhibitions.

It is open every day of the week, including bank holidays, except for Wednesdays, 10am to 3.30pm.

The Tea Room is run by volunteers from United Response and Derby College. United Response is a charity supporting people with learning disabilities or mental health needs to live in the community.

  • Monday: United Response
  • Tuesday: Derby College
  • Wednesday: closed
  • Thursday: United Response
  • Friday: Derby College
  • Weekends: United Response

For further information please tel: 07970 579158 (United Response) or visit the Derby Lodge Cafe Facebook page (opens in a new window).