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Cafe Impromptu

14 Church St, Ashbourne, Derbyshire DE6 1AE
Opening hours: Tuesday to Saturday 08:30 – 16:30. Closed Sunday and Monday.
Call: 01335 682262

Homemade British Cuisine – Full Breakfast Menu

Cosy cafe & bakery for British cuisine with a French flare served in an intimate inside space with outdoor seating on the pavement and upstairs patio.

Combining traditional British style with French specials, we offer classics with subtle French influences for breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snacks. Ideal for both quick bites and leisurely meals, Café Impromptu serves delicious food and drinks in a vibrant, friendly atmosphere.

Delicious As Always!

Locally sourced traditional menu with spectacular
french inspired daily specials!


Moules frites
Moules frites
Fresh mussels steamed in white wine, garlic and shallots finished with double cream & parsley, served with fries.
Beef bourguignon
Beef bourguignon
Slow cooked beef in Burgundy red wine, flavored with carrots, onions,bouquet garni, garlic finished with lardons.
Thyme Soup with Cream
Chicken braised slowly in red wine and a little brandy to yield a rich sauce filled with crispy bacon, mushrooms and pearl onions.

Our Visitors Just Love Our Food!

star rating  Went in with our young daughter and staff were really lovely, friendly & helpful, offering a high chair and also cleaned her little bowl up that we brought in after... read more

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13 July 2022

star rating  Simply Amazing! - Amazing food at realistic prices. The staff are excellent and attentive. A great choice from the menu including a Specials Board.

The food was amazing, we opted for... read more

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9 February 2023

star rating  My biker pal and I arrived in Ashbourne at 8am having ridden from Northampton to do a day of on/off road riding in the Peak District. We couldn’t have been... read more

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20 August 2022