Handmade with love

Pre-order your bread and cakes – Our bakers will bake especially for you so, you are guaranteed to have your order ready when you arrive the next day after 10 am.

No need to queue and no chance of us having sold out before you arrive!


Shop + Collect

Everything handmade

You can now request a table booking online – we will reserve a table for you so its ready for you when you arrive.

A little bit of what you fancy does you good!


Book a Table

Skills and Techniques
Baking Course

Have you ever wanted to learn a new skill? The baker’s will teach you how to make a really good white dough, learning the skills to knead and prove effectively and then how to adapt to a speciality bread.

Hurry they get booked up quickly!


Learn to Bake

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Find some ideas and inspiration.



All your favourite organic breads and cakes now available online! Simply order and pay for your items before midnight using our quick and easy checkout, our bakers will make them especially for you to  collect, when you are ready from 10am the next day we open! – Shop now

The Three Cottages – Trip Advisor

“Skills and techniques bakery course – A brilliant day learning to bake bread in a relaxed but informative workshop. I highly recommend it!”


Kenno13 – Trip Advisor

“Well, what can we say? We were looked after from the minute we arrived & left full of delicious cake, making it the most perfect January weekend. The staff are extremely helpful & make you feel so at home in the cosy, welcoming tearoom.”


Rachael H – Trip Advisor

“We will definitely be going again and our son is now pestering us to let him go and learn to make bread with his friends at the shop! Well worth the journey to visit this lovely bakery”

Rachael H.

Mary J – Google

“Went to this bakery/cafe 3 times in less than a month. The bread quality and selection is amazing. If you want real bread and nice pastry, this is the place to go!”

Mary J.

Michael B – Google

“Such an amazing place for getting cakes or if you want an English breakfast there”

Michael B.


Nick has been baking bread for over 30 years. Originally learning his trade working in the family business, he later went off to college to train as a chef and baker. In the last ten years Nick has…

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Visit our Tea Room

A little bit of what you fancy does you good, or so they say. Our tea room serves the tastiest meals and our most delicious treats. Whatever you choose, our friendly atmosphere is the perfect place to relax.

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We would like to thank all our customers who were kind enough to vote for us in The World Bread Awards, we are delighted to tell you we received the most votes of any bakery from customers and won The People’s Choice – best bakery category and three other awards for our breads including one silver and two bronze medals!


Find us

Mayfield Farm Bakery
Sheering Road, Old Harlow
Essex CM17 0JP


Opening times

08:00 – 16:00 Tues – Sat
10:00 – 16:00 Sun