Café from Crisis London

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64 Commercial Street, London E1 6LT See map
Opening hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 3 pm  

We are an award winning cafe which provides a route into employment for homeless people and ex-offenders by offering practical training programmes for anyone who wants to work within the hospitality and catering industry.

At Café from Crisis we serve delicious, healthy, homemade food and great coffee all at good value for money.

Table bookings are available for groups of between 6 – 15 people, until 12.30pm. Please arrive promptly as we can’t guarantee availability of food choices. To make a booking - please email

All our food and drink is available to eat in or take away.


All our food is made fresh on site daily by our highly experienced chefs (Shelley and Fern) and our dedicated trainees. 

Our menu changes daily, with new and exciting hot specials, soups, sandwiches, frittatas and tortillas and our salad counter. 

We also use seasonal, local and ethically sourced food where possible.

Quail egg cherry tomato frittata


Event catering

Our event catering service can cater for groups of up to 120 people, with or without the private hire of the cafe.

 Venue hire

The warm and vibrant space is available to hire  for social events, supperclubs, pop-ups, and corporate events and meetings - weekdays from 4pm, all days weekends.


Café at Crisis, 64 Commercial Street, London E1 6LT
 020 7426 5681


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Café from Crisis works in close partnership with Switchback.

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