Home! That was what they meant, those caressing appeals, Those soft touches wafted through the air, those invisible little hands pulling and tugging, all one way.

Kenneth Grahame, The Wind and The Willows

Located in the beautiful village of Cookham Dean in rural Berkshire. The Mole & Badger is a home-from-home modern British restaurant, bar & wine emporium serving amazing quality food, local brews & top notch wines.

Open 7 days a week we offer a relaxed and informal setting where everybody can enjoy themselves & feel welcome without the compromise of food quality. Inspired by the seasons and driven by a Michelin trained kitchen, the food style is inspired by the best seasonal British produce we can source. From local venison to the most amazing mackerel caught off the south coast, our food ethos will be driven by quality, seasonality and sustainability.

Whether it’s Breakfast, lunch, dinner, a brew or a glass of wine that tickles your fancy, we have something for everyone to enjoy.

“The Mole & Badger is really inspired by the fantastic produce that Britain has to offer. The vast array of ingredients coupled with seasonality is the driving force behind our menus. It is our suppliers and producers that dictate what is on the menu at any given time. I very much look forward to welcoming you to The Mole & Badger.”

The Best

Driven by our dedication to seasonal, locally sourced produce, we strive to serve only the highest quality and freshest ingredients. Featuring organic free range meats, line caught fish and creative interpretations of classic British dishes, there's little room for disappointment.

Amazing Quality

Different ambiances, different moods.

Wine Emporium

With a wide selection of high quality fine wines, our wine emporium is guaranteed to excite and inspire every palate, whether its red, white or something bubblier you fancy. We even boast our very own made-in-house rosé, the perfect accompaniment to our fresh, local produce.


Make your reservation at
The Mole & Badger

You Can Reach Us at:

+44 1628 482638

Opening Hours

Grab & Go Breakfast

Mondays – Friday     8:30 – 10:30

Weekend Menu
Breakfast Brunch     8:30 – 11:00

Saturday Lunch     12:30 – 15:30
Sunday Roast     12:30 – 16:00


Monday – Thursday     12:00 –15:00 (Advance Booking Only)
Full Menu – Friday     00:00 – 15:00

Dinner : Seasonal Grazing Menu

Wednesday – Saturday     18:00 – 22:00 (Last Orders 20:00)
Sundays – Closed

Bar Opening Times

Mondays – Saturdays     Midday – 22:00
Sundays     Midday – 20:00

Non - Residents
Bar Opening Times

Mondays – Fridays     Midday –15:00
Mondays – Thursday Evenings     17:00 – 22:00
Fridays – Saturdays Evenings     17:00 – 22:00
Sundays     All Day until 20:00

Christmas Day Lunch
(Pre-orders required)

12:00 – 5:00pm


The Mole & Badger Restaurant, Bar & Wine Emporium

The Old Cricket Common, Cookham Dean, Maidenhead
Berkshire, SL6 9NZ



Tel : 01628 482638

Email : reservations@themoleandbadger.co.uk

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