The Boardside Cafe

Opening Dates

The Boardside Cafe will be open from weekdays between 11am and 4pm on the week beginning the 9th of October and the week beginning the 16th of October 2017 for the School Holidays.

“Best Eaterie within a Visitor Attraction in East Lothian 2014 & 2015”

The Boardside Cafe invite all you lovely people to come and give our quirky outdoor eaterie a try in its vibrant unique setting here at Foxlake.  Whether it be to ease yourself into your day with one of our delicious breakfasts or get the munchies with our lunches or splash out and spoil yourselves to some posh nosh (ladies in particular) Get yourselves booked in for one of our afternoon teas served up in our mismatched vintage china.


You can easily spend the whole day with us here at Foxlake to either partake in the many activities available or come and spectate, relax and laze away the day,  grab yourself a deck chair and sit round the lake or plonk yourself down with a birds eye view in our freshly vamped train carriage, we cater for all your needs, there is a wee bit of something for everyone!


We are a cheerful, fun, hard working bunch who all pull together to give our customers the best time they can have when with us at Foxlake.  From our kitchen we serve up good wholesome home cooked grub using local produce (as much as we can) including freshly baked goodies and weekly specials on our mouthwatering menu.

We love it, we are positive you will too !!!!

Foxlake is a fantastic venue for casual dining and socialising, family gatherings and childrens parties, central meeting place for sporting enthusiasts, cyclists, walkers and their dogs (links to John Muir Way).  Special celebrations or events, Corporate meetings or days away, Stag & Hens, BBQ’s or Big Paella’s on the deck,  themed or traditional ……..whatever your bash,  get in touch we can accommodate!


Where to find us and When


Boardside Cafe is only three miles from Dunbar off the East Linton Road (A199) look for the Foxlake Adventures signs.


We open at Mid March continuing to open Fridays. Saturdays and Sundays for the rest of April and May keeping open for school May holidays.  Our peak times will be through June, July and August when we will be open daily from 10am.  We top this off before Winter sets in September , October or November open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays


Jacquie would be delighted to hear from you email us on or give us a bell on 07921 772661.

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