Events outside of the Café

13th August at Cafe Ventoux

Ride with Alicia Bamford, Founder of Female Cycling Clothing Brand Queen of the Mountains

This month Alicia Bamford, Founder of the female cycle clothing brand ‘Queen of the Mountains’ will be leading a Bike & Brunch from Cafe Ventoux –  Alicia will be cycling through the stunning, rolling countryside around Rutland and Leicestershire.. on an 80km loop with cake and coffee afterwards at Cafe Ventoux.

There will be at least two speed groups, 13mph (21km) and 15mph (25km) A slower group will be added if needed, so a speed for all. Queen of the mountain ambassadors will lead each group along with Alicia.

Come and meet Alicia and find out all about the stunning Queen of the mountains cycle clothing available through Cafe Ventoux.

Men are of course welcome, however women set the pace.

Sign up here ‘ I want to ride with Queen of the Mountains ‘ to join the fun, this link takes you through to Queen of the Mountains website

Meet: 11.00am at Cafe Ventoux (Wood Lane, Tugby, LE7 9WE) The cafe Opens at 08.45. Free Parking available, just follow the parking signs. Showers are available after at a nominal fee.

Between 12th August – 30th September at Cafe Ventoux

The LECOL Sponsored Outdoor WattBike Challenges

Every Saturday between 13th August and the 30th September we will be holding the 1K and 6second power test challenges.

There will be a 1K challenge and a 6 second power challenge, the competition is open to the following categories:

Boys (under 15) | Girls (under 15) | Men | Women

The competition is free to enter and you can have as many goes as you wish on as many different Saturday’s as you wish.

Prizes donated by LECOL will be awarded to the winners of each category on the 1st October

2Magpies Theatre presents


at Café Ventoux on 22nd July 2017

6.30pm arrival – performance begins 8pm

  • Overnight Camping | Caravan | Motorhome: £5.00 per head

  • Performance Ticket price : £15.00 per head

  • Food available from 6pm – 8pm (menu to be announced shortly)

  • Fully Licensed Bar until 11pm

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. 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 . Toilet Facilities will be provided in the Camping field, showers are available at the cafe, and will incur a £4.00 charge per head.

How to book tickets

  • Call: 0116 2598 063 and pay via credit card or cash (£2.00 charged for posting out tickets)
  • Pay & Pick up from the cafe: between 10am – 5pm Tuesday – Sunday

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

Storey Racing will be racing at the Tour De Yorkshire on the 29th April and the following day at 11am they will be visiting Cafe Ventoux with team captain, Multi gold medal winning Olympian Dame Sarah Storey and her team ‘Storey Racing ‘ . A ride out with the team from Cafe Ventoux will take place at 11.30am on 30th April 2017 for 2 hours. The group will split during the ride to take account of all ability levels.

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. We will then watch the conclusion of Mens Tour De Yorkshire on the large screen.

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

Opening Times

  • Monday: (closed, other than Spring/Summer Bank Holidays see below)
  • Tuesday: 10am – 5.00pm (For Wattbike studio see booking page)
  • Wednesday: 10am – 5.00pm (For Wattbike studio see booking page)
  • Thursday: 10am – 5.00pm (For Wattbike studio see booking page)
  • Friday: 10am – 5.00pm
  • Saturday: 08:45am – 5.00pm
  • Sunday: 08:45am – 5.00pm
  • (Spring & Summer Bank Holiday Mondays & Fridays – we will Open 10am – 4pm)
  • (Tuesdays following a Spring/Summer Bank Holiday we will close to give the team a day off)
    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