Our cafes are open for takeaways and all of our fabulous independent shops are open! From Monday 17 May we are offering guided tours, including the Arkwright Experience, and you can sit inside our cafes again! Click Book Tickets for our guided tours.

Wheatcroft’s Wharf

Cromford Mills Wheatcroft's Wharf

Wheatcroft's Wharf Cafe is now open with indoor seating available and picnic benches on the canal wharf.    

Come and join the team at our picturesque canal side cafe serving delicious home made food with a smile.

Breakfast. Lunch. Early Evening.

Breakfast. Join us down by the waters edge with a choice of pastries, home-made cheese scones, bacon sandwich, beans on toast, oats with fresh berries or a breakfast panini. There is surely something on the menu to tempt you.

Lunch. Whether you have been busy exploring the canal or in meetings all morning make Wheatcroft’s cafe your lunch stop. With plenty of seating both inside and out and a large canopy area for a spot of shade, relax and unwind while enjoying fresh ‘made to order’ food from oven baked potatoes to homemade soup, salads or a simple sandwich made from extra thick bread with a variety of fillings like ham, cheese, tuna mayo, roasted vegetables and halloumi.

Refuel. We serve fresh ground coffee, a selection of cold drinks, Matlock Meadow's ice-cream and CAKE! We definitely cater to all the cake lovers out there with a delicious selection of local homemade cakes and scones.

Children are welcome and can even enjoy their own lunch box. This includes a carton of apple or orange juice, cookie, raisins/sultanas, pomm bears and a sandwich of choice.

Licensed. We are licensed and serve a choice of specially selected wines, lager, fruity cider and our very own Arkwright’s Ale which is brewed locally.

Private hire. With our new upstairs seating we offer exclusive room hire with tailor made hot or cold buffets for up to 54 guests.

Here at Wheatcroft’s we pride ourselves on locally sourced produce and great service. My team and our resident ducks will always endeavour to make your experience a memorable one.

Any enquires please don’t hesitate to give us a call on 01629 823265