Welcome Aboard

Our quirky cafe serves outstanding coffee, teas and delicious cakes crafted on-site in our brand new bakeshop. The full service restaurant creates exciting & innovative flavours inspired by our organic farm serving breakfast and lunch. All served in our refurbished 1850’s train carriage booths, double-decker bus & marquee, or beautiful garden with a laser focus on local, ethical & sustainability.


Vegan, Gluten free and traditional baking from our shipping container bakery & cafe. Measured, mixed and baked using the best local ingredients in small batches, fresh through out the day by our talented and creative Pastry Chef Harriet. Be sure to pop your head in to say “hello”.

Counter service or Order online.

Take away or eat in.


The Drivers – Pip & Gary
The Conductor – Megan 
Chefs – SaM & Ben
Bakery – Harriet
refreshments – Jo
Ticket Inspectors – ruby & Mollie
Engineers – Dawn, Henry, Joshua & Connie
inspectors in training – Ruby, kai, Erin, lilly & Mollie

We are always on the look out for passionate & empathetic individuals. If you thrive working in a team and want to help grow this socially conscious food led business. Check out our vacancies.

Contact & Hours

Welcome to Pip’s. We are now open for evening service on the 1st and 3rd friday of each month. We hope you love our quirky venue. Please remember to dress appropriately for the weather.

Service & Booking Times

Bakery (open & collection times) 
Tues - Friday 10am - 3pm
Saturday 9am - 3pm
Online Orders: 24/7

Breakfast Bookings (9am Sat) 10am - 10:45am (last orders 11am)
Lunch Bookings: 12pm - 2pm (2:30pm Fri, Sat & School Holidays)
Evening Bookings: 5pm - 8pm (1st and 3rd Friday of each month)
Coffee & Cake: 10am - 3pm (walk in only)

Opening Hours

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10am - 3pm 
Wednesday: 10am - 3pm  
Thursday: 10am - 3pm 
Friday: 10am - 3pm / (5pm - 9pm Evenings)
Saturday: 9am - 3pm
Sunday: Closed

The Railway Carriage Cafe,
Lopenhead, South Petherton,

TA13 5JH

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