Our Retro café is situated alongside the HAS building. Staffed by creative individuals, our team love nothing more than to conjure up the most delicious culinary treats for visitors. Enter through our doors and choose from an array of sweet and savoury dishes, the most delicious hot drinks or just come in for a bit of peace and quiet and soak up the surroundings. This café is unlike any other; you can peruse the aisles of gifts, models and clothing next door, or just set up your office for the day enjoying free Wi-Fi and a whole lot of caffeine. Enjoy the aviation views from the café windows and take yourself back in time.
We also have a range of gluten free treats for you to enjoy as well as our ever-growing selection of delicious cakes and patisseries. Fancy something more substantial? Pop in and visit us for lunch and choose a hot or cold meal freshly prepared on the day by our café team.
Our colourful and friendly shop offers a wide variety of airplane gifts for all ages. For younger children airplane clothing, aircraft-themed toddler trikes and more. For older children, we have the iconic red arrow and RAF flying suits, pilot hats, airplane assembly kits, airfix models that inspire a lifelong love of aviation. You will find a selection of themed books and great quality unique clothing with our aviation logo which has proved to be popular. A wide various selection of gifts and edible products are on offer.