Discover Our Story

The Idle Bakery is a charming, family-owned establishment that has become a haven for pastry enthusiasts and bread lovers alike. With a deep-rooted passion for culinary experimentation and a genuine desire to spread the joy of delectable food, this bakery was brought to life by two individuals who firmly believed in the superiority of homemade, wholesome fare over mass-produced alternatives.

At The Idle Bakery, our unwavering commitment to quality shines through in every aspect of our operation. We meticulously select only the finest, high-quality ingredients to ensure that each and every one of our products is a true masterpiece. From our artisanal pastries to our mouthwatering pies and bread, every bite is a testament to the care and dedication we pour into our craft.

What sets us apart is not only the exceptional taste of our offerings, but also the fact that they are lovingly made in-house using traditional methods. Our skilled bakers and pastry chefs pour their heart and soul into creating these culinary delights, resulting in products that are bursting with natural flavors and aromas. Once you experience the enchanting smells and flavors of our homemade treats, you’ll be captivated and eager to indulge in more.

Visit The Idle Bakery today and embark on a gastronomic journey like no other. Whether you’re craving a flaky croissant, a savory pie, or a freshly baked loaf of bread, our diverse range of delicious, artisanal creations is sure to satisfy even the most discerning palates. Come and discover the magic that happens when passion, tradition, and exceptional ingredients come together in perfect harmony.

Secret of our Bakery

At The Idle Bakery, we take great pride in being the leading artisan bakery that specializes in crafting exceptional sourdough loaves and an array of delectable savory and sweet treats. What sets us apart is our unwavering dedication to providing wholesome and chemical-free cuisine, where our topmost priority lies in utilizing natural and fresh ingredients, working in harmony with the seasons, and minimizing any unnecessary waste. In our realm, bread holds an unparalleled significance. It serves as the very essence and core of our bakery, with a special focus on the art of sourdough. We firmly believe that exceptional bread not only connects us to our heritage but also plays a vital role in shaping our future. Everything else simply fades in comparison as we relentlessly strive to create the most exceptional bread imaginable.

High quality food

When dining with us, you can expect nothing less than a memorable gastronomic journey filled with flavors that are rich, vibrant, and of the highest quality.

Something unique

We are committed to delivering an experience that is truly extraordinary and unlike anything else you will find elsewhere.

From our custumer

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  • Amazing independent bakery. Staff went above and beyond to help me. Will be back to try the Perogies. Thank you again 😊 x

  • I’ve been to Krakow and missed out on the polish dumplings. Been meaning to try the bakery for a long while but today I made the visit. A selection of dumplings purchased as well as an olive loaf. Dumplings were superb. All of them. Really filling as well. Shop smells lovely of freshly baked bread. Really nice bakery, nice goods in offer and the team are really friendly. Can’t wait to try the bread..

  • Paid a visit today, the lemon drizzle cake and chocolate orange cake were delicious, also bought some other breads, beautiful looking shop, nice friendly staff, support your local businesses please!!! Will be going back

  • I recommend, everything very delicious
    Wszystko bardzo pyszne polecam

    Natka

  • The pate is gourmet !!!! Delicious bread !!! I highly recommend!
    Pasztet palce lizac!!!! Chleb pychota!!! Bardzo polecam!

    Monika

  • I ate good pate only with my mother and sourdough bread finally tastes like bread. Everything is delicious. Thanks and recommend
    Tak dobry pasztet jadłam tylko u mojej mamy a chleb na zakwasie nareszcie smakuje jak chleb. Wszystko pycha. Dzięki i polecam
    Kasia
  • Ewa

  • Yummy! I highly recommend it

    Luiza

  • Lovely salsa � nicely packaged yummy

    Jennifer

  • Beautiful salsa!!!! We highly recommend it. Thank you!

    Selina

Menu Cafe

Indulge in our signature specialties, each prepared with the finest ingredients and a touch of culinary expertise.

Toasted Fruit Teacake

£1.90

Treat yourself to the finest homemade Toasted Fruit Teacake, accompanied by a velvety buttery goodness. To elevate your experience, why not include a jam for only £1.20?

Scrambled Eggs on toast

£4.95

Enjoy a delicious combination of scrambled eggs and toast, accompanied by a refreshing side salad. Customize your meal by selecting your preferred type of bread.

Omelettes

£5.95

Enhance your omelette experience with a refreshing side salad. Customize your omelette with a variety of add-ons including onion, ham, cheese, fresh tomato, mushroom, sausage, hash brown, bacon, and Polish …

Gluten Free Breakfast

£10.95

Indulge in a gluten-free breakfast that includes an egg, two sausages, bacon, mushrooms, beans, and a fresh grilled tomato. You can customize your meal by selecting your preferred bread and …

small English breakfast

English Small Breakfast

£6.99

Enjoy a delicious breakfast consisting of eggs, sausage, bacon, beans, and tomato, served alongside your preferred choice of bread or toast.

Regular English Breakfast

English Regular Breakfast

£8.99

Start your day with a delicious breakfast plate featuring a delectable egg, two juicy sausages, a serving of flavorful black pudding, two crispy bacon strips, a crispy hash brown, sautéed mushrooms, a serving of beans, and a fresh grilled tomato. Accompany your meal with a choice of bread or toast.

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English Large Breakfast

£12.95

Indulge in a generous English breakfast featuring 2 eggs, 2 sausages, 2 black pudding, 3 bacon, 2 hash browns, beans, mushrooms, and a fresh grilled tomato. Accompanied by your preference …

Beans on Toast

Beans on Toast

£3.95

Indulge in the perfect pairing of beans on toast, complemented by a fresh side salad.

Polish Grilled Sausage

Polish Grilled Sausage

£9.20

Enjoy our delicious Polish grilled sausage accompanied by a side of tangy cucumber in brine, refreshing coleslaw, flavorful onion, zesty mustard, and rich ketchup. All served with our signature crusty …

Polish Croquettes

£9.95

Delight in the flavors of Polish Croquettes, available in meat, cheese and mushroom, or chicken and spinach variations. Served alongside your preference of Coleslaw or Salad, these delectable treats are …

Leczo

Leczo

£7.95

Our menu features a delectable dish called Leczo, which combines grilled peppers, grilled tomatoes, Polish sausage, tomato passata, a blend of herbs and spices, all served with our signature crusty …

Fasolka po bretońsku

Fasolka po bretońsku

£7.95

Experience the delectable combination of Baked Beans, Bacon, Polish Sausage, Onion, Tomato, Herbs, Spices, and our Crusty Bread in our renowned Fasolka po bretońsku dish.

Bigos

Bigos

£9.45

Indulge in the flavors of our Bigos hunter’s stew, a hearty dish that combines sauerkraut, forest mushrooms, beef meat, Polish sausage, carrot, and a medley of herbs and spices. Don’t …

Polish DUMPLINGS

Village Dumplings

£12.96

Savor the flavors of 6 authentic Polish dumplings, complemented by crispy fried onions, your choice of coleslaw or salad, and a range of delectable sauces.

sweet cheese dumplings

Sweet Cheese Dumplings

£12.96

Treat yourself to a delightful dish of 6 classic Polish dumplings served alongside a medley of fresh seasonal fruits and a generous dollop of luscious sweet cream.

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Strawberry or Blueberry Dumplings

£12.96

Experience the culinary delight of six fruit polish dumplings, accompanied by a delightful sweet cream.

Polish DUMPLINGS

Sauerkraut and Mushroom Dumplings

£12.96

Savor the flavors of 6 authentic Polish dumplings, complemented by crispy fried onions, your choice of coleslaw or salad, and a range of delectable sauces.

Polish DUMPLINGS

Ruskie Dumplings

£12.96

Savor the flavors of 6 authentic Polish dumplings, complemented by crispy fried onions, your choice of coleslaw or salad, and a range of delectable sauces.

Polish DUMPLINGS

Meat Dumplings

£12.96

Savor the flavors of 6 authentic Polish dumplings, complemented by crispy fried onions, your choice of coleslaw or salad, and a range of delectable sauces.

Polish DUMPLINGS

Farmers Dumplings

£12.96

Savor the flavors of 6 authentic Polish dumplings, complemented by crispy fried onions, your choice of coleslaw or salad, and a range of delectable sauces.

Polish DUMPLINGS

Canadian Dumplings

£12.96

Savor the flavors of 6 authentic Polish dumplings, complemented by crispy fried onions, your choice of coleslaw or salad, and a range of delectable sauces.

Polish DUMPLINGS

Buckweat Dumplings

£12.96

Treat yourself to a delightful serving of 6 Buckwheat Dumplings, accompanied by a side of either coleslaw or salad. Enhancing the flavors are a range of delectable sauces and a …

Tuna Mayo Jacket Potato

Tuna Mayo Jacket Potato

£5.95

Tuna Mayo Jacket Potato is accompanied by a refreshing side salad.

Tuna crunch

Tuna Crunch Jacket Potato

£5.95

The Tuna Crunch Jacket Potato is served alongside a side salad for a balanced meal.

Chicken & Bacon Jacket Potato

£5.95

Experience a satisfying lunch with the delightful combination of a Chicken & Bacon Jacket Potato and a side salad.

Cheese Jacket Potato

Cheese Jacket Potato

£5.45

Enjoy the delightful combination of a Cheese Jacket Potato served with a side salad.

Cheese and Beans Jacket Potato

£5.95

The Cheese and Beans Jacket Potato is served with a side salad for added freshness.

jacket potato cheese & spring onion

Cheese & Spring Onion Jacket Potato

£5.95

Experience the perfect harmony of flavors with our Cheese & Spring Onion Jacket Potato, made with love and accompanied by a refreshing side salad.

Beans Jacket Potato

Beans Jacket Potato

£5.45

A classic choice, the Beans Jacket Potato is served with a side salad.

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Village Burger

£8.29

Indulge in our delectable burgers, featuring a beef patty, bacon, halloumi cheese, lettuce, and BBQ sauce, all served on our homemade brioche buns alongside a side salad and coleslaw.

Idle Burger

£6.99

Our menu features a delicious beef burger topped with cheese, tomato, pickle, lettuce, onion, mustard, and ketchup. Each burger is served with a side salad and coleslaw, all nestled between our homemade brioche burger bun.

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Double Burger

£8.49

Experience the perfect burger meal with our homemade brioche as the bun, accompanied by a side salad and coleslaw. Our burgers are made with 2 beef patties, cheese, pickle, lettuce, onion, mustard, and ketchup.

Chicken Burger

£5.99

Enjoy our chicken burgers topped with lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise. Every burger comes with a side salad and coleslaw, served on our homemade brioche burger bun.

Chicken & Bacon Burger

£6.89

Satisfy your cravings with our chicken burger topped with bacon, lettuce, crispy onion, and mayonnaise, served on a homemade brioche bun. Pair it with a side salad and coleslaw for a complete meal.

Cheese Burger

£6.49

Our homemade brioche burger bun is topped with a juicy beef patty, cheese, pickle, onion, and mustard. Every burger comes with a side salad and coleslaw to complete the meal.

burger plain

Burger Plain

£5.59

Delight in our mouthwatering beef burger, garnished with lettuce and drizzled with ketchup. Served with a side salad and coleslaw, all enclosed within our homemade brioche burger bun.

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Bacon Burger

£7.29

Enjoy our mouthwatering Beef Burger with Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato, and BBQ Sauce. It comes with a Side Salad and Coleslaw, all served on our homemade brioche Burger Bun.

Reservation

Reservation

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If you’d prefer to speak to someone in person, call us on 01274 962 920
Or you can email us at  reservation@theidlebakery.uk