Events outside of the Café

30th April 2017 – A date for your diary with Dame Sarah Storey at Café Ventoux

Multi gold medal winning Olympian Dame Sarah Storey will attend and ride out from Cafe Ventoux on 30th April 2017. This will be followed by a 1 hour  ‘Social hour’ when you can ask all the questions you have always wanted to ask of a multi sport gold medalist.

You can also help her realise her plans for an elite womens racing team by backing this crowdfunding campaign here’ 

If you would like to ride out with Dame Sarah and attend the one hour social then please email: to reserve a place.

2Magpies Theatre presents ‘VENTOUX’

at Café Ventoux  arrive for 6.30pm – performance begins 8pm on 22nd July 2017

The award winning play ‘Ventoux’ by 2magpies Theatre returns to Cafe Ventoux this summer on the penultimate day of the Tour De France

The evening promises to be another great evening with a fully licensed bar running until 11pm. In addition this year, food will be available between 6pm and 8pm, the menu for which will be announced shortly.

Places are strictly limited and based upon last years sell out, please book your tickets as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

We would like to thank Funky Tents who will be providing the unique outdoor mobile theatre, and if you have not seen this then its just amazing to see this structure being mechanically raised on the Friday before the event.

How to get tickets

Ticket price: £15 each.

  • Call: 0116 2598 063 and pay via credit card (£1.00 charged for posting out tickets)
  • Pay & Pick up from the cafe: between 10am – 5pm Tuesday – Sunday

Mixed Group Cafe Ventoux Mid Pace 15 mph Rides

Every Saturday During 2017 – Meet 9am

Come and join Rory or one of the other Cafe Ventoux lead riders for a mid pace 2/2.5 hour ride.

We will take a route around some great back roads, this is a casual ride, not a race.

Meet for coffee at 9am and leave around 9.15. This will be a 2/2.5 hour ride – all welcome, email or facebook/tweet us to let us know you will be attending

The Plan:

* Meet at 9am for a coffee

* Leave at 9.15/9.30

* Return 11.30am/12 noon for a coffee and a piece of cake (an important part  of cycling)

* This is a free to attend event

This is aimed at all ages of rider who can keep a medium pace for 30 or so miles, so come along and enjoy the morning – please let us know if you are joining us via Facebook or email:


 Every Sunday during January – April 2017  Ladies only Wattbike sessions

If you wish to join in a Cafe Ventoux led ride then please join our mixed group mid-pace Saturday rides at 9am.

In addition or Alternatively we are now running through the winter months Wattbike session from 10am-11am every Sunday morning.

To join in this session please book online at

Opening Times

  • Monday  (sorry we are closed on Mondays)
  • Tuesday 10am- 8.30pm
  • Wednesday 10am – 8.30pm 
  • Thursday: 10am – 8.30pm 
  • Friday: 10am – 5.00pm
  • Saturday: 08:45am – 5.00pm
  • Sunday: 08:45am – 5.00pm

Additional Opening times will be applied for evening events held within Cafe Ventoux. Notices of events will be posted on Facebook/Twitter and the website home/’Events’ page.

Find Us

Route 64 – National Cycle Way
Tugby Orchards
Wood Lane
0116 259 8063