The Apple Orchard

  • Images from The Apple Orchard
  • Images from The Apple Orchard
  • Images from The Apple Orchard
  • Images from The Apple Orchard

WHAT

Coffee shop

WHERE

M40, Junction 4; 7 minutes

WHEN

Mon-Sat 9.30am-5pm
Sun 10.30am-4.30pm

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    Dog friendly

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    Kid friendly

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    Free WiFi for visitors

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    Vegetarian or vegan options

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    Gluten-free options

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    Parking available onsite

M40

Goods have been sold out of this building for hundreds of years. Once a posh merchant’s house, the Apple Orchard is now an upmarket furniture and homeware store with a warren of rooms filled with tasteful pieces selected by owners Huw and Carolyn. They are both often on hand greeting customers like old friends.

After wending your way through the maze of rooms you finally reach the café at the top, where you’re rewarded with delicious cakes and smooth coffee, which you can enjoy curled up in the snug. Staff are open and friendly, and will happily steer you through the choices on offer, including homemade quiches, generous salads and cream teas. After the higgledy-piggledy 16th-century interior of the house, the courtyard garden just beyond the café door is a bright and spacious surprise. The car park is just beyond for those with buggies or mobility issues.

If there’s time, head to the curious Hellfire Caves behind the house – a labyrinth of tunnels and elaborate chambers dug into the hillside.

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The Apple Orchard,
The High Street, West Wycombe,
HP14 3AG
Tel - 01494 528328
Web - www.theappleorchard.co.uk