Our Team

Chris Higgs

Chris Higgs

Chris is the mastermind and owner of Uffington Community Cafe. She spends much of her time creating, baking and making the cafe the best it can be and she loves it! She likes to add lots of fruit to her cooking.

Washing Up Fairy

Washing Up Fairy

Washing up and plenty of it! That's what our dedicated washing up fairy does. Fresh out of a 1950's television advert, our washing up fairy always has a cheery smile, a clean apron and squeaky clean crockery.

Donna Higgs

Donna Higgs

Donna is Chris's daughter and mother to Chris's grandson Freddy. She is often seen at the cafe or other events helping out and making visitors feel very welcome. Donna especially enjoys the vintage 40's and 50's period.

Esme Fletcher

Esme Fletcher

Esme is the newest and youngest member of staff, is in 6th form and enjoys voluntary work. Esme is often seen most Saturdays when the cafe is open. She has lots of energy and a big smile. She is a welcome addition to the team.

Drinks
Drinks

Hot and Cold Drinks

Tea, Coffee, Hot Chocolate and more, and range of still and fizzy drinks to quench your thirst.

From £1.00

Cakes
Cakes

Scrumptious Cakes

There is always a rich and varied selection of homemade scrumptious cakes.

From £2.50

Sandwiches
Sandwiches

Delicious Sandwiches

Made fresh to order with a varied selection to suit all tastes. The bacon rolls are to die for.

From £3.00

Free Fruit
Free Fruit

Free Fruit For Kids

Free fruit for children accompanied by a paying adult.

Free

About

Uffington Community Cafe

Welcome to the Uffington Community Cafe, located in the picturesque village of Uffington Oxfordshire. Near famous landmarks such as the Uffington White Horse, ancient Ridgeway National Trail, and tranquil countryside of the Thames Valley and North Wessex Downs.  The pop-up cafe is open most Saturdays and is also open monthly on a Sunday for the Farmers Market.

There’s a warm welcome for all who would like to sample the cafe’s delights. From walkers, cyclists, tourists, local people and people just passing through. There is always good food and drink on offer.

Visitors benefit from a large free car park, fabulous playground and sports field outside for kids with easy access for wheelchairs etc into the cafe. Therefore the cafe is an excellent start or end point for a great day out.

Great Food and Drink With a Friendly Relaxing Atmosphere

The Cafe is located in the Thomas Hughes Memorial Hall Uffington and serves hot and cold drinks, cream teas, cakes, bakes, hot and cold sandwiches, light lunches, homemade warming soup in the winter and weekly specials. There are always mouth-watering cakes and bacon sandwiches available! There’s also free fruit for children when accompanied by a paying adult.

All cakes, bakes, sandwiches and other foods served, are lovingly homemade from fresh ingredients using the finest recipes. Locally sourced and seasonal ingredients set the theme for many items on the menu. Because of this, people travel from miles around to try the quality wholesome cakes, food and drink.

Chris Higgs runs the Cafe and produces the majority of the fine baking and cooking. Chris has built up a lovely group of regular customers and with the help of efficient cheery and enthusiastic staff, fine food, and great location, the Uffington Community Cafe is one of the best places in the area to have a coffee, relaxing tea and cake or whatever takes your fancy from the weekly menu on offer.

We look forward to seeing you in the cafe soon.

Uffington Community Cafe