The Grumpy Cook

Orders and Reservations


Want to enjoy our delicious cakes and pastries elsewhere?  
Fill in the form at the bottom of this page and we’ll email you back with confirmation that your order is available and will be ready to collect at a specified time .

As our menu is freshly baked and subject to availability, please check your order confirmation upon receipt. If you do not receive a confirmation email, unfortunately we have been unable to fulfil your order.

For large take-away lunch orders and buffets, please send us your details including a contact telephone number and allow a minimum of 24 hours notice so we can call you to discuss your requirements further.

Can’t see what you want on our menu?
We are constantly adding new ‘specials’ to our in house menu plus we are also happy to bake to order your favourite cakes, pies and pastries so let us know if there is something not on the menu that you would like us to prepare, ready for you to collect.

Please note that ‘made to order’ off menu special requests and large take-away orders require pre-payment.


Why not make sure your table is reserved by booking online? 
Simply complete the form at the bottom of this page and we’ll confirm your booking as soon as we have received your email and reserved your table. (Please note that our reservations systems are subject to change in line with COVID-Secure measures. Please keep an eye on our Facebook pages for more info on how you can dine at one of our cafes!)

Please note that all bookings are subject to email confirmation. If you do not receive an email confirmation, unfortunately we have been unable to complete your reservation.

We will take reservations at weekends and Bank Holidays. The Pavilion at Loughton can be booked for exclusive use for birthday parties, baby showers and other get togethers.

Looking for the prefect venue to hold a party or perhaps you would like us to cater an event for you?

Simply add details including, contact, times, venue and date information to our form below and press send. We’ll get back to you as soon as possible to discuss your individual requirements.

A deposit will be required for large bookings and onsite event catering.

By Phone

07545 220453

The Grumpy Cook
The Pavilion

Linceslade Grove



Shenley Church End

34 Benbow Court

Shenley Church End

Milton Keynes


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