The Loft Café

Enjoy a morning coffee, light lunch or afternoon tea and sample some of our homemade soup or freshly-baked scones.

The Loft Café

Open 10.00 a.m. -4.00 p.m. daily.

The Loft Café boasts views of the magnificent West Front of Wells Cathedral and over the tranquil moat of the Bishop’s Palace. Located on the first floor, it can be reached by a set of stairs or by lift.

Our food is freshly prepared and baked by our team on site each day using local Somerset and Fairtrade produce wherever possible. Enjoy a range of morning pastries, warm cheese scones, and light lunch choices, then finish off some tasty homemade cakes and cream teas!

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Free hot drinks with our loyalty card!

Just 4 stamps to collect on your Loft Loyalty Card and get your 5th hot drink free!



Well behaved dogs are welcome! A water bowl will be available and there are homemade biscuits so that your four-legged-friend can enjoy their visit as much as you!


Catering for group visits

We can accommodate up to 96 people in our café. If you would like to bring a group for morning coffee, lunch, or afternoon tea, or you have any other enquiries, please contact the catering team on 01749 676 543 or email



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If you would like to contact us please email or phone us on 01749 676543.

All profits from the café go to supporting the work of the Cathedral.

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