How to contact us

Plaza Cafe
John Watkins Plaza, opposite the Library


General enquiries: 
telephone: 020 7955 7222 or email


Hospitality and  function enquiries:
telephone: 020 7852 3732 or email 


We welcome any feedback you may have regarding the services we provide.  Please let us have your comments by completing our feedback form.


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Plaza Cafe



Located outside the library, the Plaza Cafe serves as a point of convenience for passers by.  It offers a seating area as well an great food selection and barista coffee machine perfect for giving you that daily boost. Inside, the cafe has a small seating area for around thirty people while outside offers seating areas perfect for relaxing on a warm day.

John Watkins Plaza, opposite the Library

Opening hours (effective until 8 December 2017): 
Monday to Thursday: 8.30am - 8.30pm
Friday: 8.30am - 5.30pm
Saturday and Sunday: closed

Open to all

Sandwiches, snacks, hot drinks, cold drinks

Sandwiches, pastries, hot drinks

Stephen Swarbrick


For lunch the cafe offers freshly toasted paninis and sandwiches as well as a hot soup of the day served with crusty bread. Additionally you can choose from one of the homemade salads that are prepared daily or from a tasty selection of sushi.  


On the go

The cafe serves various snacks to get you through the day such as croissants, fresh fruit, cookies, cakes, popcorn and protein bars. There is also a wide selection of hot and cold drinks from coconut water to cappuccinos. 


Early bird special – hot drinks £1 before 9.30am