The Garden Café

The Garden Café offers a friendly, welcoming place to relax within the tranquillity of our award-winning gardens. We offer fresh home-made lunches from locally sourced food, and Fair trade barista coffees.


Freshly prepared food and drink will be available for takeaway only, customers will be able to sit in the garden to eat their takeaways . The new opening time is 11-2.30.

Regular opening:

With free wifi and an enclosed garden, the café is the perfect space to work on an assignment, have a relaxed business meeting, catch up with friends, or bring young children.

The café provides people with mental health problems an opportunity to learn catering and customer service skills, gain insight into their strengths and get work experience.

Opening Times

Monday–Friday 10am–3.30pm

Hot meals served  12–2.00pm


Download our menu.

Please note we cannot take telephone orders.

How to find us

You will find the Garden Café in our lovely Manzil Way gardens, just off Cowley Road in East Oxford.  The site has good public transport links, disabled access and toilets. See a map.

Find out how to volunteer at the Garden Café

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