The Planet Café

A visit to Jodrell Bank isn’t complete without a trip to The Planet Cafe. Drop by for tasty sandwiches, warming soups and delicous cakes. Open daily 10am – 4pm.

Please note that the Cafe is currently only open to visitors to the Discovery Centre. Click here to book your visit…

In 2019, we welcomed over 180,000 visitors to Jodrell Bank and we serve nearly 50,000 meals in our cafe. As a major buyer and seller of goods and produce, we’re committed to ethical and responsible purchasing. We strive to source items that make a positive impact on our local community and which are as environmentally friendly as possible.

Above all we want you, our visitors to have a wonderful experience with us and so The Planet Cafe’s delicous and simple menu has been carefully chosen to always be fresh, local and sustainable.

The Planet Cafe is run by Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre, one of The University of Manchester’s Cultural Institutions. We are a registered charity and all profits are reinvested in furthering our mission to protect, share and celebrate this internationally significant site.





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