Our delicious menu currently includes bacon baps, sausage baps, vegan sausage baps, homemade soup of the day, two hot meal options each day (one meat & one vegan), as well as hot and cold drinks…

Eat in

Our indoor seating area has reopened (no need to book in advance).

A QR code will be available for customers wishing to check-in using the NHS app.


Please place your order at the counter to take away.  Well-spaced picnic benches are positioned across our site.

For your safety

We ask that you wear your face covering inside our bistro, until you are seated. We have carried out a rigorous Risk Assessment.
All those working in our bistro are washing/sanitising their hands regularly and hand sanitiser is available to all customers. Every table and chair is thoroughly cleaned and sanitised between each use.

Customer toilets are available.

Making a difference

All proceeds from em’s Bistro support the work of Emmaus Village Carlton. Every penny you spend with us goes back into the charity, as we work together to end homelessness.

Where to find us

em’s Bistro can be found at Emmaus Village Carlton, in the heart of Bedfordshire countryside: School Lane, Carlton, MK43 7LQ
During your visit, be sure to check out our Home Store, Bric a Brac and Boutique shops for some quality secondhand bargains.