'It's now my 'go to' for lunch in city. The rhubarb crumble and custard were divine!!!


'Fantastic meal and excellent value. Will definitely come again'


'Great location, unusual setting, great food, excellent service and great value for money!'

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Due to the latest government guidelines we are temporarily closed.

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Best wishes and stay safe

From Anthony & Rachel

and the whole Café Below team

 CONTACT 020 7329 0789

OPENING HOURS Breakfast Mon-Fri 7.30-10

Lunch Mon-Fri 11.30-14.30  

TAKE AWAY Breakfast & Lunch Mon-Fri

ADDRESSS St Mary-le-Bow Church, Cheapside, London EC2V 6AU 






Prices from £4.80

Outside Cafe Below in Bow Churchyard. Get your footwear shined off-street and away from traffic while you sit and relax. Take it to another level and grab a Climpsons coffee from us first!

Just turn up or make contact

Phone 07946 396433

Art by Jess Blandford

(Un)Tethered is the latest exhibition of acrylic paintings by artist Jess Blandford on show at Café Below in the historic crypt.

This series of abstract paintings are a playful exploration of domestic space. Come down for lunch or a coffee and see the full collection plus more information on the series.

Please contact the artist directly by email at if you would like to buy or commission

 Café Below is a friendly, family run restaurant in the city of London, serving rustic handmade food using fresh simple
and seasonal ingredients in a unique, quirky setting - an ancient crypt beneath Bow Bells.

Open for breakfast, lunch, takeaway, private dining, private events and wine tasting.

We specialise in artisanal wines from small producers, all featured on our award-winning wine list!

Cafe Below serves fresh, simple seasonal food for breakfast, lunch and events