A slice of chocolate cake on a plate served at Swinton Bivouac Café

Cakes, coffee, treats and scrumptious food!

With snacks and simple dishes made from local produce, drop by for a coffee, cake, a light lunch, or enjoy a delicious meal in this perfect setting.

Enjoy homemade cakes and sweets served daily, along with food and drinks served from the Bivouac Café’s kitchen. 


Is there anything more perfect than a sumptuous breakfast to start your day?

Bivouac Café is ready to fuel your day! Doorstop bacon sandwiches, pots of granola and yogurt and delicious hot porridge.

Delicious woodfired pizza served at Swinton Bivouac Pizza night.

Burger and Pizza nights

Our popular Burger and Pizza nights return once again to Swinton Bivouac this summer! Join us on Fridays for delicious burgers and Saturdays for scrumptious woodfired pizzas throughout summer…
Serving from 5pm until 8pm, giving you time to enjoy a day of exploring, beautiful evening walks around the Druid’s Temple or time-out simply soaking in the view. 
The licensed Bivouac Café will be open throughout, serving local beers, gorgeous wines and refreshing soft drinks. Perfect for summers night get together… 

Activities to enjoy during your visit

From the outdoor play area, books and toys in the Bivouac Café for small people, bike riding and walking trails at Swinton Bivouac, the 20,000 acre Swinton Estate offers a myriad of activities for all age groups to enjoy during your stay.

Cafe opening times

Opening times can vary seasonally.

Wednesday to Sunday: 9.00am until 5.00pm

Monday and Tuesday: Closed

13th December 2023 to 1st January 2024
Monday to Sunday: 9.00am until 5.00pm | Closed on Christmas Day

2nd, 3rd and 4th January 2024 and every Friday, Saturday and Sunday
9.00am until 4.00pm

From the 9th February 2024 until the summer season
Sunday to Thursday: 9.00am until 4.00pm | Friday and Saturday: 9.00am until 8.00pm

Booking isn’t required for the Bivouac Café. For more information, call our friendly reservations team on 01765 680900 or email reservations@swintonestate.com

Please note, we operate multi use kitchens and although we can cater for dietary requirements we cannot guarantee to be completely allergen free as the allergen may well be present in the kitchen. Please speak to a member of staff before ordering if you have any allergies or dietaries we need to be aware of.