About Woodpecker Cafe

A warm welcome awaits you at Woodpecker Café

Woodpecker Café is open daily, serving delicious breakfast, lunch and snacks from a seasonal menu that uses locally-sourced ingredients. Quench your thirst with drinks from our fully-licensed bar, barista coffee menu or range of soft drinks.

For those who would like to stay, Woodpecker Café welcomes all Queen's Park users, including golfers playing at Queen’s Park Golf Course, families using the adventure play area, and those walking their dogs or enjoying the scenic nature walks around the park.
And for those who are in a hurry we have a variety of tasty treats and hot drinks available to take away.

Keep up to date with everything happening on our Facebook page.

This venue is owned and operated by BCP Council.

Event space to hire


With stunning views over the golf course, a fully licensed bar and free parking, Woodpecker Café is also available for private hire welcoming groups of up to 100 people.

Book with us today - we can host your evening birthday and anniversary celebrationswakes and business meetings - we have flexible menu packages to suit all budgets.


Situated on the upper floor of Queen's Park Pavilion, all of Woodpecker's facilities are easily accessible through the central foyer. Our access lift will accommodate pushchairs, wheelchairs and mobility scooters, and arrives directly at the café entrance on the first floor.

Entrances on both sides of the building are broad with automated doors, and there is ramp access up from the car park to the building.

Woodpecker Café opening times

Woodpecker Café is open daily from 10.00 (from 9am Saturday and Sunday):

Monday 10 am – 3.30 pm
Tuesday 10 am – 3.30 pm    
Wednesday 10 am – 3.30 pm
Thursday 10 am – 5 pm
Friday 10 am – 5 pm                  
Saturday 9 am – 5 pm               
Sunday 9 am – 5 pm                 

There is a limited food offer on a Wednesday when our main kitchen is closed (except for pre-booked functions or groups).

There may be times when we do decide to close up during these stated times, when it's quiet due to bad weather for example, so please check by getting in touch, before you come.