The Bistro

The Bistro prides itself on delivering a freshly prepared and home cooked menu of delicious items.

You can expect a friendly welcome in this bright and airy space, where you can enjoy meeting friends over lunch, *Afternoon Tea, or a coffee and cake. Everyone is welcome!

2 females and male chef

Pay Us A Visit 

We are open, both indoors and outdoors every day from 9.00am – 4.00pm and take-away is also available

White table and chairs in a bright space

Our Bistro is a bright and airy space and we invite you to enjoy breakfast, morning coffee, a cooked or cold lunch or afternoon tea with us.  On warmer days we open the large bi-fold doors to enable you to access our pretty garden terrace.

White tables and chairs on an outside terrace

Special dietary requirements

Our daily menu includes vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options. Please let us know in advance if you have a particular dietary requirement, such as a halal meal, as we can often prepare this for you. 

Afternoon Tea 

You can now book Afternoon Tea on a *Wednesday from 2.30pm-4:00pm. Please book in advance by calling 01223 675777 or by visiting our main reception desk. 
2 females sitting at a table with afternoon tea


Please remember parking is reserved for our patients and their visiting families during the week, so please be sure to use the Babraham Park & Ride to Park – it is now free to park only for up to 18 hours. At the weekend parking within the Hospice car park is permitted for patrons only.
For directions on how to get here and further information about parking, please click HERE

Lovely food, amazing value, and great service! It's a quiet and peaceful place to get lunch with very attentive staff and is in a beautiful open space. Definitely recommend and would come again! (Plus the proceeds go back into the Hospice!)

Skye, Google review


Address: Cherry Hinton Road, Shelford Bottom,
Cambridge CB22 3AB

Tel: 01223 675777


Can I book a table at the Bistro?

It is not necessary to book a table (except for afternoon Tea) at our Bistro but if you would like to please contact our main reception 01223 675777 in advance and we will be able to discuss the possibilities with you. 

We often have a range of interesting vacancies advertised for our varied volunteer roles across the Charity (including in our shops and at the Alan Hudson Day Treatment Centre in Wisbech). For more details please visit our volunteer opportunities page.