Serving tea, coffee and fresh food from the rural Cambridgeshire countryside.

The Stove is a cosy and family friendly café in the historic village of Bourn. We serve fresh food and home-baked cakes, as well as delicious hot and cold drinks to visitors, using local ingredients and ethically sourced produce.

We also host private events, and enjoy working with you to create your special day. We can’t wait for you to drop by!

  • Yoghurt, granola & berries (v)
  • Belgian Waffles with:

    Smoked bacon & maple syrup


    Yoghurt & berries (v) (v)

  • The Stove Breakfast

    2 sausages, 2 bacon, 2 poached or fried eggs, mushroom, tomato, toast & beans.

  • The Stove Mini Breakfast

    Bacon, sausage, egg, beans & toast

  • Vegan Breakfast (ve)

    Smashed avocado on sourdough, beetroot hummus, spinach, mushroom, thyme roasted tomato & toast.

  • Smashed avocado on sourdough (ve)

    Beetroot hummus, mixed seeds & chilli

  • Eggs Benedict with:



    Flat mushrooms (v)


    Oak smoked salmon

  • Eggs on sourdough toast (v)

    Poached or scambled

  • Bacon, Sausage or Egg sandwich
  • Toasted teacake (v) (v)

    With butter & jam

  • Children’s chicken and pesto pasta
  • Soup of the Day with fresh bread (ve/v/gf)
  • Black treacle-cured salmon

    served with a cucumber and orange pickle

  • Vegan mushroom, leek, thyme and cream cheese tart (ve/v)

    with dressed leaves

  • Homemade chicken liver parfait

    With red onion marmalade and warm toast

  • Pan seared haloumi salad (v)

    with warmed new potatoes, radish and cherry tomatoes

  • Classic chicken and smoked bacon Caesar salad with croutons & parmesan shavings
  • Smoked duck breast salad.

    with pineapple and coconut

  • Roasted beetroot with cous cous, walnuts and raisins (ve/v)
  • Rump steak with caramelised red onion on grilled ciabatta

    served with grilled ciabatta

  • Pulled pork & spring onion in homemade BBQ sauce

    served on grilled ciabatta

  • Croque Madame

    Smoked ham and Gruyere on toasted sourdough and fried egg

  • Croque Monsieur

    Smoked ham and Gruyere on toasted sourdough

  • The Stove Club

    Triple decker chicken, mayo, bacon lettuce, tomato

  • Beetroot hummus & roasted pepper sandwich (v)
  • B.L.T

    Bacon, lettuce and tomato

  • Brie, sundried tomato and pesto sandwich (v)
  • Children’s mini flatbread pizza

    Cheese (v)


    Ham & Cheese

  • Children’s lunch bag

    Ham or Cheese sandwich, a cookie or fruit, plus crisps & a juice carton

  • Classic tuna nicoise salad

    Flaked tuna, olives, green beans, tomatoes, new potatoes and egg

Afternoon Tea

Enquire about our afternoon teas. For £14.50pp we include fruit scones served with jam and clotted cream, a selection of finger sandwiches and a selection of homemade mini cakes all served with tea or coffee.

Afternoon Tea costs £14.50pp. Please get in touch for large bookings!
Let us know if you have any requests regarding your selection above. Please note that our food is cooked in a kitchen with nuts present. For large changes, please get in touch with us before placing your reservation.
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Although every care is taken we cannot guarantee the absence of allergens in our dishes. For more information please ask a member of the team.

Purchase Online

Welcome to our online shop.

We now offer our treat boxes  – freshly baked delights ready for a weekend treat. We only bake a limited number of boxes per week, available to collect on Friday or Saturday, so get your order in quickly!

We also have our celebration cakes available to order online. Browse the selection of cakes we currently offer. Some can be customised if required, so complete the online form and drop us a line.

Events Schedule

The Stove hosts a wide range of events throughout the year, from Valentines Day meals to Halloween Night Feasts, as well as custom events tailored for you!

Festive dinner evenings

23 December 2021 | 13.00 - 21.00

Festive dinner evenings

Festive afternoon teas

Throughout December (Mon-Sat) we will have our festive afternoon teas available to pre-book - just call or pop into the cafe to make your booking