Old Parcels Office - Café Bar and Restaurant

In line with the newly introduced restrictions, ‘The Old Parcels Office, will be closed until further notice

Welcome to The Old Parcels Office – re-opening Thursday 29th October 2020.

Originally opened in 1916 to handle parcels and packages to and from Keighley and the surrounding areas, the parcels office was transformed by the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway into a café bar & restaurant, The Old Parcels Office and opened in February of this year, only to be closed after just 5 weeks due to the onset of COVID-19.


The Old Parcels Office will be open Wednesday – Sunday, 10.00am – 10.00 pm (last reservation 7.00pm), serving delicious home-cooked foods including; hot breakfasts, heart-warming rustic mains, drinks, snacks and children’s meals. Menus will be posted on the website in the coming days.

Competition Time to mark the re-opening

We have a presentation pack of Artful Pour Gins, branded Copa glasses and a selection of Fever-tree mixers to give away to one lucky follower. For your chance to win this amazing prize, simply follow the instructions below. Competition ends midnight Friday 6th November. Good luck!

  1. Go ‘The Old Parcels Office’ Facebook page by following the link below
  2. Scroll to the competition post on the Facebook page, LIKE & SHARE the post
  3. Tag your drinking buddy

Competition closes at 11.59 on Friday 6th November 2020.

The prize consists of, one presentation pack of Artful gins, two Copa glasses and a selection of Fever-tree mixers. Winner chosen at random from all correct entries. Employees or Persons associated with this giveaway are not eligible to enter. Prize is not transferable and there is no cash alternative.

Full T & Cs on the Facebook  page

Table bookings temporarily suspended

For your safety and security

The KWVR is currently governed by restrictions as prescribed in Level 2, that is

  • You must not socialise with anybody outside of your household or support bubble in any indoor setting, whether at home or in a public place.
  • We are required to ensure customers only consume food and drink while seated.

We respectfully ask that those visiting ‘The Old Parcels Office’ ensure that they fulfil these conditions implemented by HM Government.

In order to ensure we stay inline with these rules, the following will apply for the foreseeable future

  • Tables bookable in advance only for you and your household ‘bubble’
  • You will be greeted at the door when you arrive, service details will be explained and you will be shown to your table
  • Wear masks on entering and whilst being shown to your seat
  • Serving will be to your table only by our duty staff
  • All members of our team will be wearing face masks
  • We are asking our guests to please respect social distancing and remain at your table and, when not seated, all guests will be required to wear a face mask.

'The Old Parcels Office' Menu

Eating In?

Whether it is for breakfast, lunch, an afternoon snack or evening meal, you can book your place at the Old Parcels Office by clicking on the link above.

What will be on offer?

Breakfast Brunch

Breakfast Brunch is served from 10.00 – 2.00pm


Book your place for Breakfast Brunch

Lite Bites & Sandwiches

Lite Bites & Sandwiches served from 12.00 Midday


Book your place for Lite Bites & Sandwiches

Something Substantial

Something Substantial served from 12.00 Midday

Book your place at The Old Parcels Office

Children's Menu

Suitable for Under 10s only


Book your place at The Old parcels Office

Contact The Old Parcels Office

Phone: 01535 640928

Email: cafe.manager@kwvr.co.uk

Follow on Facebook: TheOPOCafe

Venue for Hire

The Old Parcels Office Café Bar & Restaurant is fully licensed and is available for private hire during the evenings. It’s perfect for special occasions and corporate events.

Sadly, this is not available during the COVID-19 pandemic due to groups restrictions, but please bear us in mind when things return to normal, whatever and whenever that is.