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Delicious Vegetarian food.

Award winning artisan coffee. 

Creative space.


Art Cafe is North Norfolk's only vegetarian restaurant, gallery and licensed cafe. A place to buy beautiful creations, enjoy fantastic, locally roasted coffee, indulge in delicious vegetarian food and cakes and relax in delightful surroundings.  With a sunny courtyard for summer and a cosy wood-burning stove for the cold Norfolk winters, Art Cafe is an all year round destination for foodies, coffee lovers and arty types.   


Living the North Norfolk life


Art Café is in Glandford, a beautiful hamlet nestled in the picturesque
Glaven Valley just two miles from Holt and Blakeney on the coast. We are surrounded by some amazing countryside and Norfolk hills (yes,
they really do exist), which are perfect for walks and wildlife spotting.

In our farmyard locations we're surrounded by other small businesses: a boat builder, Birdscapes Gallery, Cley Spy, toy makers and the award winning Grey Seal Coffee who roast all our our beans.  The village boasts a Shell Museum (open March - October), and a church clock with plays a hymn tune every three hours.  It's a quirky delight in the middle of nowhere on the way to Blakeney!

We're passionate about good vegetarian food and Norfolk produce so we source many of our ingredients from very local suppliers and are proud to be a big part of the wonderful local food scene.  Some of our producers are based on the Bayfield esate and vegetables are grown for us just 2 miles away by Johnny Cubitt on his farm near Blakeney.

Our gallery and shop is stocked with paintings, textiles and beautiful objects sources from local artists, makers and a few things from local flea markets.  There's an ever changing selection of contemporary exhibitions and it's all great for a browse.  The challenge is to leave empty handed - but you needn't try too hard.

We are accredited by the Vegetarian Society, members of Slow Food UK and are recommended by The Sunday Time and The Telegraph.

We're very dog friendly, welcome happy children and try our very best to accomodate as many dietary requirements as possible.  If you've any particular needs, do get in touch. 



01263 741711



Art Cafe, Manor Farm Barns, Glandford, Norfolk
NR25 7JP



Mon-Sun 10–4
Lunch 12–2.30

Award winning coffee roasted in Glandford just over the farmyard

Award winning coffee roasted in Glandford just over the farmyard

We always cater for Vegans and those with dietary needs. Our menu changes daily so give us a call and we can let you know what is on the menu today!

Please do get in touch with any questions to you might have.  Just so you know, we don't take bookings - tables are taken on a first come first serve basis.  On sunny days we have plenty of seating but on rainy days, get in early to guarantee a table at lunchtime.  If you are a large group coming together, let us know in advance and we'll do our very best to fit you all in.


We're not hard to find.  Just make sure that if you're sat nave gets you to Glandford Ford that you don't even attempt to cross it, unless you're in a tractor!  If you get lost, call us on 01263 741711.

We are often looking for staff to join our hard working, friendly and energetic team.  

Experience is always a good start but an eye for detail and self-motivation are things we really value - and a passion for being lovely to people.  Because of our location, your own transport is essential.

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