Welcome to our cozy and delightful cafe! 

Our menu is designed to satisfy every craving, whether you're in the mood for a hearty breakfast, a fulfilling lunch, or a heavenly dessert. With a wide range of delicious options, we guarantee a culinary adventure that will leave you craving for more.

Start your day with our famous Full English Breakfast, featuring sizzling bacon, plump sausages, golden hash browns, perfectly cooked eggs, juicy tomatoes, and buttered toast. Complement your meal with a steaming mug of tea or freshly brewed coffee to kick-start your morning on a high note.

For lunch, our diverse menu offers tempting choices that will please your taste buds. Indulge in our signature Pit Burger, featuring a juicy beef patty topped with melted cheese, crispy bacon, and tangy barbecue sauce, all nestled in a fluffy bun. If you prefer a lighter option, our Quiche of the Day, accompanied by a side salad, is a savoury treat you won't want to miss.

Save room for our delightful desserts! Our homemade Apple Pie, with its buttery crust and warm, cinnamon-infused apple filling, is a comforting classic that will satisfy your sweet tooth. For chocolate lovers, our Decadent Chocolate Brownie, is a sinful indulgence that will leave you wanting more.

We take pride in our friendly and attentive staff who strive to make your dining experience relaxed. From the moment you step through our doors, expect warm smiles and service. Our passionate team is dedicated to ensuring your visit is enjoyable, providing assistance with menu selections and accommodating any dietary preferences or allergies.

In addition to our delectable offerings and welcoming service, your patronage supports the preservation of local coal mining history. Proceeds from our cafe directly contribute to the development and upkeep of this remarkable heritage site in the East Midlands coalfield. By dining with us, you're making a positive impact on preserving this important piece of history for future generations to appreciate.

Join us at Pleasley Pit Cafe for a friendly culinary experience. Explore our full menu, featuring mouthwatering sandwiches, wraps, cakes, and pastries. Whether you're enjoying a leisurely breakfast, a satisfying lunch, or a decadent dessert, your taste buds will thank you. We eagerly await the opportunity to serve you and create a memorable dining experience that satisfies both your appetite and your desire to contribute to a meaningful cause.

Entrance to the Visitor Centre

Visitor Centre & Cafe Main Entrance

Open Daily (Except Tuesday)

Open From 9.30 am - 2 pm 

Hot Food Served To 1.30 pm

Indoor & Outdoor Dining

Separate "Barkers" Dog Friendly Cafe

Please note that the mining museum opening hours are 

Wednesdays & Thursdays 10am - 1 pm


10am - 1.30pm 

Public Toilets

Wheel Chair Accessible

Free WiFi

Water For Dogs