Please note that due to COVID-19, our Sunflower Cafes are all closed until further notice. Thank you for your continued support.
The Sunflower Café Great Shelford
As part of your relaxing day out at Great Shelford, don’t forget to drop in at our Sunflower Café, which serves every kind of treat from full English breakfasts to freshly-brewed coffee and tempting brunches and lunches, as well as special afternoon teas.
If you’re feeling healthy, there’s plenty of salad and fruit, and our menu includes lots of locally-sourced ingredients, as well as gluten-free options. Or, for more indulgent moments, all our desserts and cakes are made by Sarah, our amazing in-house chef. Why not drop in and try our home-baked scones, with new flavours freshly baked every day?
If you’ve never visited us before, then please review the options we can provide below for an idea fo the great offerings that we cater for. Alternatively, contact us on: 01223 842777 if you would like any further information about the café or the dishes we serve.
Café Opening Times
The Sunflower Café opens for breakfast service at 9am Monday to Saturday and 10am on Sunday.
The Sunflower Café closes at 5pm Monday to Saturday and 4pm on Sunday. Please attend early to avoid disappointment.
Our opening hours may alter for bank holidays, please refer to our main store opening hours for full details about any changes.
We take our customer reviews very seriously and try our best to provide everyone with the best possible experience whilst visiting our Café.
As such, we appreciate any feed back you would like to provide on your experience, both good and bad.
We ask that you please let us know of anything you feel that we should be aware of to help improve our overall offering in future.
Served 9am until 11:30am Monday to Saturday and 10am until 11:30am on Sundays.
Full English breakfast or a hearty big breakfast or if you’re a lover of a healthy start to the day come and try our mixed berry breakfast or Avocado and poached eggs on toast.
You can mix up your breakfast choosing different items from our menu.
Served 12pm until 14:30pm Monday to Saturday.
Amazing ranges of foods served at our Sunflower café, here at Great Shelford we specialise to cater for people with dietary needs Vegetarian, vegan, Gluten free, Dairy free and as we use fresh produce our great team of chefs can cater for individual needs.
We offer a range of hot and cold lunch options every day of the week. Our range of lunch items includes ‘off the grill’, sandwiches, etc.
We offer a roast dinner option on Sunday’s between 12pm and 14:30pm instead of the standard Monday to Saturday menu. Please contact us on 01223 842777 ahead of your visit to enquire about options available on the day.
To cater for all, we offer a children’s menu with options and portion sizes that are more appropriate to children.
Options include children’s sandwiches and hot meals including cheese and tomato pizza, chicken nuggets etc.
We also have a variety of soft drinks suitable for children including milk and juice.
If you would like more information about our children’s menu, then please contact us on: 01223 842777.
Our fantastic range of chilled desert’s including wonderful homemade sponges and cake slices.
We also offer coffees and hot chocolate for anyone looking for something a little different.
Please note that our ranges change regularly and can be subject to availability.
For any allergen advice such as gluten free options, please contact us on: 01223 842777.
A selection of cakes and sandwiches and a Fruit scone with yummy jam and clotted Devonshire cream served on a tiered stand with tea or coffee.
Served all day, booking is advisable for parties over ten.
We also cater for special dietary needs i.e. Gluten and dairy free afternoon teas.
Booking for a Special Occasion
Here at the sunflower café we can cater for large bookings.
Birthdays, anniversaries you name the occasion we probably can do it.
Food for the occasion can be discussed with our catering team and of course the venue is free!!
Upcoming Café events
The Sunflower Café Great Shelford is renowned for hosting a wide variety of events at different intervals throughout the year.
We’ve held events such as Jazz evenings, wine tastings and specially themed afternoon teas for Halloween and Christmas.
At present, we do not have any fun events to shout about, but please check regularly to keep abreast of developments. Some of our events have limited spacing so booking may be required in advance.
Allergy options available?
We offer a wide variety of options suitable for vegetarians and vegans, however options are subject to availability.
We also cater for anyone looking for gluten free and dairy free products, but these are subject to availability.
Please speak with our team if you require any further details about any of these topics.
Accessibility and no. of seats available?
We are wheel chair and buggy friendly.
Guide dogs are welcome and assistance is always given to our customers that require it.
Our wonderful Café also has baby/ toddler seats available should they be necessary.