Cafes for Hire in London

Time for a good book or solitary coffee break? Need a neutral ground for a client meeting? Discover the best cafés for hire in London.

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Ideal for private events as the venue can be hired out exclusively on any day of the week. The venue can be used for both seated or standing events and can accommodate up to 180 people for an exclusive lunch or dinner.

The Crystal Royal Docks

Cafe by day this space, with ceiling to floor windows has the flexibility to be transformed into an reception area, a chill out space or any other ideas to suit your event. As well as having access to the outdoors during the warmer months, there is also the opportunity to open the walling into the Restaurant space, to transform into a much larger area. Plus with its own door it can be used as a self contained room with private access.

Rainforest Cafe Piccadilly Circus

Our Butterfly Room is a small alcove room just off the main restaurant floor. It caters equally well for a small dining party or for a meeting, conference or workshop. One of the most beautiful cafes in London

Vinyl Cafe King's Cross

Vinyl Cafe is based at Tileyard Studios, a creative hub in King's Cross. The location is great - a short walk from one of London's best-connected stations, while also maintaining an element of privacy. The cafe has a modern look and feel, with the main area housed in glass with a retractable roof to allow plenty of natural light. The layout can be extremely flexible when hired, with seating for up to 80 people, or completely cleared as an open space. Perfect for anything from private dining to product launches.


The Theatre Café is a great place for a singer looking to hire out a small venue to hold their own private event. Surrounded in musical theatre props and in the heart of the West End where better to host your own musical night? With a working coffee bar, the venue space is perfect if you want somewhere intermit and cosy to perform some heart felt songs to a small audience. Its a place that once you see you will never forget.

White Post Cafe Hackney Wick

Perfect for live gigs, DJ evenings, parties & gatherings of almost any kind. The bar/cafe interior is unique, leaning towards a 70s theme with Haynes Manuals, spider plants, Angle-poise lamps, formica and 70s illustration. The design is complimented by the use of modern architectural materials such as Sterling board, MDF and plywood, together with a concrete floor. We host programmed events by Film Co's, Music labels, galleries, etc

Social Pantry Cafe Clapham / Battersea

The cafe features distressed but modern interior, exposed brick walls, dust pink booth seating and rustic furniture dressed with flowers and foliage creating a beautifully quirky aesthetic perfect for any intimate event. The space is hugely versatile, suitable for a variety of events ranging from an informal drink's reception, birthday party, private dinner, supper club, Christmas party or any excuse for a party. Situated all within the ground floor, the cafe accommodates up to 28 guests seated along one long table with plenty of room to socialise. 45 guests for a standing reception.


With the main restaurant located on the first floor, the Blueprint Cafe is an elegant, spacious venue for all types of events, including birthday or holiday celebrations and corporate events, such as staff parties, award ceremonies, retirement parties, and so on. With its simple, understated decor, impeccably prepared food, and floor-to-ceiling windows that display incredible views of the Thames, Tower Bridge, and Canary Wharf, the Blueprint Cafe is the perfect location for your social or corporate event.

The Yard Theatre Hackney Wick

The ampitheatre has been purposefully designed to accommodate both the epic and the intimate. It can seat 98 seats in rake and 12 in galleries whilst the stage is a beautiful untreated concrete floor. It features lighting, sound and projection facilities and is ideal for all kinds of performances, shows, presentations and conferences. Hire start/finish times can vary and are based on 4 hour and 8 hour rates.


Maida Hill Place boasts a superb kitchen facility complemented by the unique Pop-Up Venue space available for regular hire. The kitchen can take 8 cooks and up to 15 people for a demo or class.


Our lower ground area is an ideal space for small training sessions and meetings. Perfect for creative workshops, the space features our exhibitions so changes regularly. We have a projector, screen and fold out chairs. We are happy to move exhibition pieces in order to accommodate groups where possible. Catering can be provided.

Cocoon Global Liverpool Street

We are a Co-working Office Building with a lot of space to offer ! Located in the heart of London, Cocoon Global aims to provide professional service around the clock. We have 24/7 security as well as receptionists up until 7pm. We are open to discuss any requirements and are happy to work around our clients.

Cafes for Hire FAQs


What are some of the best cafes in London?

Some of the best cafes in London include Blueprint Cafe, Cafe Rouge St Pauls, Social Pantry Cafe and Daisy Green.


I would like to hire a Cafe in London, how would the costs work?

Usually in most cafes, you will find that they operate on a minimum spend basis. Dependent on your numbers, you may also find they work as a price per person basis.


Is there only certain days that I can hire out a cafe in London?

Some cafes will not allow hire on days that are open to the public, however dependent on the budget and numbers they can usually be flexible.

About Cafes for Hire


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