Sourdough loaves

the café and deli

the loaf café

At the bakery in Crich, we also have a friendly and welcoming café serving a varietly of hot and cold drinks and food.

Our popular café menu includes a full choice of breakfast items including the popular vegetarian haggis. As well as straight-forward sandwiches, we have a range of gourmet choices and our Italian panini. All are available with a choice of crusty white, wholemeal, malted grain and sourdough breads - baked fresh every day in the bakery. For a more substantial meals, how about our home made soup served with a soft roll, salads or one of our toasties. Or choose from one of the following freshly made meals:

  • ciabatta bruschetta with warm mushrooms walnuts and goat's cheese
  • the platter –locally sourced Pork pie served with your choice of three salads from our blackboard, balsamic onions, home-made chutney and bread of the day.
  • the flan - mouthwatering flan of the day served with salads of your choosing, bread of the day and Derbyshire's own Delishas red pepper jelly.
  • our chef's choice dish of the day, prepared from fresh local ingredients, every day.

Do come along for some lunch, tea and cake, or simply a relaxed coffee.

Dogs in the café

Of course, we welcome your well behaved pooch into our café... we just ask that you keep them on their lead !

The Loaf Shop front

Opening hours

Monday: closed

Tue: 8am - 5pm

Weds: 8am - 5pm : pizza night 6pm - 9pm

Thurs: 8am - 5pm

Fri: 8am - 5pm

Sat: 8:30am - 4:30

Sun: 9am - 4pm

wednesday night is pizza night

the loaf special pizza on pizza board

let us do the cooking this Wednesday...

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come and enjoy delicious fresh pizzas either in the comfort of the café or to take away. We are open from 6pm until 9pm every Wednesday. To book a table (recommended) or to order a takeaway, just phone on 01773 857074. View the full pizza menu here.

weekly special pizza

tempt your taste buds with a delicious special pizza which will change every week. On Wednesday 21 February the pizza special is the Putanesca: Cherry tomato, anchovies, capers and kalamata olives. There is a full list of the weekly specials below.

takeaway pizza menu

you can download and print the takeaway menu as a pdf (large file).

download a pdf of the pizza menu



the deli shelves

Our deli counter is often laden with fantatic local chutneys, jellies, jams and honeys as well as delicious continental cheeses, olives and cured meats.

The most recent addition to the counter is Vork Pies, from  Pie Eyed Kitchen. These are 100% vegan pies with various fillings such as Tamarind sweet potato or a piri piri filling - pictured above is our vork pie platter.

If there is anything you would like us to stock, just ask...

news from the loaf

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