Burnham-On-Sea, Somerset

Home > Burnham-On-Sea Business Guide

Brean Cove Cafe & Shop

Nr Burnham-On-Sea


National Trust

01278 751874






Beachfront Cafe - servng breakfasts, coffees, cakes, and lunches
Set in one of the area's most stunning locations at Brean Cove - beach views.
Dog Friendly shop and cafe
Shop sells ice creams, beach items, gifts and books
Function room upstairs available for parties and special occasions
Two mobility scooters are available to hire, providing access to the top of the down and along to the fort for any visitors with limited mobility – more information is available on the website


Shop and café open 10 – 4pm every day except Christmas Day. Shop open an additional two hours, 9 – 5pm during peak season March – October.


To make a booking or to ask for further information please contact the National Trust on 01278 751874.

Brean Down Cove Cafe is situated at the foot of Brean Down, a natural pier on the Somerset coastline which boasts spectacular panoramic vistas and has something for everyone whatever your interests.

The views of the beach and coastline are some of the most stunning in the area.
It is also close to Burnham-On-Sea, Somerset and only a short drive from the M5.

The cafe offers a wide range of food from cakes and sandwiches, to hot meals, snacks and hot and cold drinks. Something to suit all needs, whether you’re cooling down with an ice-cream or refuelling after exploring the beach or the walk on top of the Down

For the energetic you can climb the steps to the top of this 97m cliff and enjoy the far reaching views of the Bristol Channel and Somerset Levels.

You can also wander around the Palmerston Fort, now ruined and imagine times gone by. The fort buildings are opened to the public by a dedicated team of volunteers on most weekends during the summer months.

The Shop is the place to come and have a browse and buy a local souvenir or gift before going home. There is a wide choice of National Trust branded gifts, books, clothing and food items as well as beach goods and a tempting selection of local ice-creams from the ice-cream bar, stocking over 20 flavours.

If you love the area why not book a holiday or short break at our beachside aprtment. Come and visit the Brean Cove Apartment just opposite the Cafe and Shop.

The Cafe is dog friendly and there is inside seating as well as seating outside. Toilets are available as well an an outdoor tap for washing off sand from the beach.

The Cafe also has a function room upstairs which is available for private hire. With its stunning views it is a great place for parties, meetings, celebrations or just a get together with family and friends.

Check out the website for events held at Brean Down throughout the year.


With seven miles of golden sands stretching between the resorts of Burnham-On-Sea and Brean, this is one of the best regions of Britain for taking beach holidays. It's perfect for walking, playing on the beach, flying kites, picnics and splashing about in the sea. There is lots more information on Burnham-On-Sea.com about things to do and where to visit while you are in the area - have a look here.

For more accommodation, click here
See our guide on local shops and business
For local travel to the area click here

Please mention Burnham-On-Sea.com when contacting this company

Want to promote your company in the Burnham-On-Sea Business Guide? Contact us today



Burnham-On-Sea Seafront Webcam
Burnham-On-Sea Webcam
24-hour live pictures
Watch live images of the seafront and beach with Burnham's Webcam. Click here

Burnham-On-Sea Shops
Burnham-On-Sea Shopping Guide
Buy in Burnham!
Support local traders by shopping in town - see our A-Z index of businesses. Click here

Burnham-On-Sea Video
Burnham-On-Sea Video
Burnham video news
Watch video highlights of events across Burnham with these video clips. Click here

Burnham-On-Sea History

Burnham History
Visit Burnham's history section to learn more about the town's colourful past. Click here

Burnham-On-Sea What's On
What's On In Burnham-On-Sea
Things to see and do
Check the constantly updated Burnham-On-Sea.com calendar for what's happening. Click here

More tourist information

Visiting Burnham
Guide books on Burnham
Hotels and B&Bs
Places to visit in the area

Maps for Burnham-On-Sea
Rail travel to Burnham
Visit Burnham by coach
Buses & public transport