Situated in the centre of the beautiful village of Uppermill, Saddleworth. The Old Library Garden Café and Bar offers some of the best views in Uppermill with outdoor riverside seating.

We have an undercover heated area for those cooler or wet Saddleworth days! We are dog friendly too.

Bookings – we are accepting bookings via email or by social media messenger channels . Please note that seating in our undercover  heated area is limited and is subject to availability.


We offer an eat-in and take out service . All food is cooked and prepared fresh to order. Our produce is locally sourced wherever possible. Serving ethically sourced tea and coffee – perfect with our award winning cakes supplied to us by two local award winning bakers. Please note that we now have a limited choice of pies available for delivery or collection .

For more information on our suppliers please check out our suppliers map . Special dietary requirements catered for.

Vegan and Vegetarian options available.

opening hours

Monday closed
Tuesday closed
Wednesday 10am – 4pm
Thursday 10am – 4pm
Friday 10am – 5pm
Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sunday 10am – 4pm


We have a small botanical themed gift section selling cards and gifts along with a small food producers section.

what’s on

The Old Library Garden is more than a cafe and bar – when restrictions are lifted we will be running a diverse programme of events. Check out our website and Social Media for updates.


Map by Ali Draws

Saddleworth Milk

Second City Coffee Manchester / Warrington

The Brew Tea Co. Manchester

The Eatery Oldham  Facebook

Stuart Thornley Cake Design Dukinfield

Just Jenny’s Ice-cream – Halifax

Defiance Gin – Lees, Oldham

Donkeystone Brewery  Saddleworth

Millie and Ruby’s Dog Bakery Great Harwood, Blackburn


We have two local charities who we support

The Old Library Garden Café and Bar

Unit 6, 45 High Street, Uppermill, Oldham OL3 6HS

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