Thursday, 20 September 2018

Coffee Break Offer

The meal deal is commonplace amongst retailers but cafe operators often miss a trick of upselling and attracting the lunch trade.

Monday, 17 September 2018

Taking Sustainability Seriously

 Wrapper free ice lollies and a real effort to sort waste at Holkham's excellent new Lookout cafe in north Norfolk


Thursday, 13 September 2018

Milk Alternatives

Milk alternatives are now commonplace - what and how many do you offer?

Monday, 10 September 2018

Keeping it Simple

Simple outside tables and signage at Shed in Reading.

Thursday, 6 September 2018

Gluten-Free Heaven

Nibsy's in Reading offer gluten-free everything.
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Monday, 3 September 2018

Ambient Sarnies

Freshly made sandwiches displayed at ambient/room temperature (under the four hour rule) at Marks & Spencer.  Chilling is not always necessary or desirable.

Friday, 31 August 2018

Great Cakes

 Picnic Foods cafe in Reading has interesting and well-presented cakes



Monday, 27 August 2018

Swing Seating

 Life's a beach in Reading with Beach Bar's lifeguard chairs and swing seats


Monday, 20 August 2018

Posh Nursery

 Petersham Nurseries' cafe and outlet in Covent Garden has come a long way since its founding.  The conical carrot cake is fun.

Friday, 17 August 2018

Please Sit

 The Triumph Factory Visitor Experience cafe positively encourages you to get the biker experience and record that memorable photo.

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Aussie Abuelo

 Abuelo Coffee House and Kitchen in Covent Garden is Antipodean/South American inspired with "the kind of food we eat and want to eat, just proper good stuff".




Monday, 13 August 2018

Biker Friendly

 The White Lion Hotel, Machynlleth is after another special interest group - bikers.

Friday, 10 August 2018

Duck Confit

Burger / Salad/ Wrap all with duck confit at the Thames Traditional Boat Festival



Wednesday, 8 August 2018

Strong Foundations

 Fordhall Organic Farm in Shropshire is unique in many ways - it has 8,000 shareholders, a new Straw Bale Bunkhouse using concrete filled tyres as foundations and an amazing ethos helping the less fortunate in society.  Check out https://www.fordhallfarm.com/ as Great Cafes was so inspired by its mission we have become a shareholder.


Monday, 6 August 2018

Vegans On The Road

 Activated charcoal lemonade with maple syrup by Chloe Vegan Restaurant in Covent Garden


Friday, 3 August 2018

Happy Tummy Bread

Happy Tummy Bread - wholegrain chia and teff loaf - at High Mood Food

Wednesday, 1 August 2018

Mood Food

 High Mood Food in Duke Street, W1 features vegan, paleo, gut healthy Kimchi and more.



Monday, 30 July 2018

Still the Best Display

 Ottolenghi's ROVI restaurant and take away cakes and salads in Fitzrovia continues to set the standard for eye-appealing display.

Friday, 27 July 2018

Check out the Interior

 39 Steps Coffee Haus in Soho displays what the inside of their muffins look like. @39stepscoffee

Wednesday, 25 July 2018

Posh Seats

Station Bistro Wymondham, Norfolk has train carriage seating and decor.

Monday, 23 July 2018

Hand Painted

 £20 hand painted (in Italy) napkins for sale at £20+ at Ottolenghi's new ROVI restaurant.  Cuts down on laundry costs and adds to the differentiation!


Friday, 20 July 2018

Doggie Water

Water supply for dogs at the Earle Arms Inn at Heydon, Norfolk

Wednesday, 18 July 2018

Monday, 16 July 2018

Cane Juice

Cane juice is another addition to the cold drink line up