The Boathouse Café

We are open 7 days a week, 9am-5pm, (Our summer hours from April 1st 2021). Toilets now open 9am-3pm

Pure's Boathouse Café, also known as the picturesque café, looks over a serene lake in Alexandra Park, Oldham.

We have weekly delivery of cakes, sweets and scrumptious gingerbread men from The Kitchen.

The café is an exciting hub of activity for both our clients and visiting customers. It has a wide range of food on sale including a scrumptious full English breakfast, sandwiches and kids’ meals. If you’re not feeling hungry, why not just pop in for something from our wide range of hot drinks.

Menus in  gallery below!

Scoops at the Boathouse

Scoops is a brand new Ice Cream parlour in the heart of Alexandra Park in Oldham. Conveniently located within our pre existing ‘The Boathouse Café’ Scoops is the place to be for indulgent waffles, massive cake and amazing cheesecakes. Keep an eye out for our monthly offers and kids party details, coming very soon! Check out the images below!

Opening Times –

School Holidays- Open 7 days a week 10am-4pm

Term Time- Open Saturdays and Sundays 10am-4pm


Instagram- SCOOPS@TheBoathouse

There is also a scope of events that take place at the café. To discover what exciting things may be coming up at the Boathouse, visit our events page or follow the cafe on Facebook.

Customer Survey

We would love you to complete our very short Cafe Customer Satisfaction Survey after your visit. It only takes a minute – and will help us improve our services. Just click the link above.

Special Offer for April 2021! – A free tea or coffee for customers completing our survey. 

The Boathouse is also a base for a range of projects that engage our clients with learning disabilities in meaningful and rewarding activities.

These include stop motion animation, gardening, hospitality and catering, and more.

Our woodwork project is now based at The Woodshack in Chadderton. However its range of products including bird boxes, hedgehog dens and bat boxes etc can often be bought at The Boathouse.

How To Find Us

Open everyday 9:00 – 17:00 summer hours from April 1st 2021 (hot food stops at 16:00)

Alexandra Park, Kings Road, Oldham, OL8 2BN

Tel: 07925 891111

Facebook: /theboathousepure