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Explore Woods Cafe
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Woods Cafe must be one of the most picturesque in Cornwall, set amid the thickly forested slopes of Cardinham Woods only two miles from Bodmin.

The charming centuries-old woodsman’s cottage has a lovely open fire and a welcoming atmosphere. You can enjoy homemade stews, soups, salads and sandwiches depending on the season or just a freshly baked cake or a cream tea if you fancy it!

It has a full disabled toilet and baby-change facilities. There is also a safe adventure play area for children, special facilities for dogs, horses, and cycles, and plenty of seating outdoors for enjoying the Cornish summer.

Contact the cafe

You can contact Woods Cafe by e-mail, call them on 01208 78111 or visit their website

After your visit you can leave your feedback on the trip advisor website and tell others about your experience. You can also join them on there Wood Cafe's Facebook page to get all the latest news.

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What's Here?

  • Barbeque
  • Cycling
  • Picnic
  • Play area
  • Walking
  • Wildlife
  • Horse riding
  • With the exception of bridleways horse riders require a permit to ride in these woods. Please contact the District Office on 01392 832262 for an application form.
More about what's here


OS Grid ref: SX100667

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West England District
0300 067 4800

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England's Woods and Forests are cared for by Forest Enterprise England, an agency of the Forestry Commission.