The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre


From swishwifflers to sandwitches, the Café is the place for scrumdiddlyumptious food and drink.

Roald Dahl Museum Cafe Bogrotter Cake
  • Roald Dahl Museum Cafe Bogrotter Cake
  • Cafe pastry selection
  • A selection of cakes on a countertop
  • A cake covered in flowers
  • A pile of scones on a countertop with pots of jam
  • A countertop of cakes in a cafe

COVID-19 update: The Cafe will be closing at 5pm on Friday 20 March for the foreseeable future. Full details here.

Food and drink

The Café at the Roald Dahl Museum in Great Missenden, Bucks offers a delumptious range of freshly prepared food and drink. Enjoy sandwiches, jacket potatoes and soup in our cosy café. A visit isn't complete, though, without a sweet treat. Try the Bogtrotter chocolate cake, scones, cupcakes and slices - all delicious and homemade on the premises.

Opening hours

Tuesday to Sunday 10am to 4pm

Closed most Mondays.

Afternoon Tea

We serve afternoon tea Tuesday to Sunday 1pm to 3pm (excluding some busy school holiday dates, booking essential). Find out more.


If you're planning a bike ride in the area, why not pop in for refreshments - the cafe is a great spot for cyclists. There's plenty of room to leave your bikes in the courtyard, lots of great coffee to keep you going, and plenty of great cycle routes nearby!

Find out more about local cycling and routes on the Cycle Chilterns website.

Caketastic, lipsmacking, fabulous!

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Food and drinks can be enjoyed on site, or they can be provided in take-away containers. All ingredients are freshly prepared. We will try our best to meet any special requirements so please ask at the counter. Gluten-free meals are available on request.

For enquiries or any additional catering requests, please contact 01494 865113. Alternatively you can email


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