40 Water End, York, YO30 6WP
Tel: 07917599895
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Opening Times

All Explore Cafes are now closed until further notice due to measures in place to reduce the spread of coronavirus.

Monday 10.30am to 4pm
Tuesday 10.30am to 4pm
Wednesday 10.30am to 4pm
Thursday 10.30am to 4pm
Friday 10.30am to 4pm
Saturday 10.30am to 4pm
Sunday 10.30am to 4pm

Please note that we may choose to close the cafe in rainy weather.


  • Small, covered seating area so you can relax and enjoy your cup of tea and cake, whatever the weather.
  • Local, quality fresh produce.
  • Relax and enjoy a drink in one of York’s most relaxing, beautiful parks
  • Check out our menu
  • Look out for our programme of talks, events and activities
  • A selection of sandwiches, cakes, biscuits and snacks, as well as ice creams and lollies.
  • Visit two Reading Cafes in one day! Download our Park to Park Walking Trail Leaflet  and Childrens Walking Map.