Café & Garden - Camden Art Centre

Hire our Spaces

The Café at Camden Art Centre is a glass walled room overlooking our intimate garden. This space is ideal for drinks receptions, celebrations and evening events. Guests will have full access to the terrace and Garden, a hidden gem off Finchley road. For an additional charge, for the first hour of the event you can arrange a private view and/or tour of our current exhibitions.

The Café and Garden can be hired outside of normal business hours, on evenings with access to set up from 7pm or all day on selected Mondays. The hire fee for the Café and Garden includes access to the Meeting Room for food preparation. Guest access to the Café and Garden for out of hours hires is normally via our Garden Entrance.

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About our Café

Situated in a secret garden in the heart of Hampstead, Bar Bicicletta serves a seasonal range of dishes, from organic breakfast items, light lunches and small plates of Italian inspired food.

With floor to ceiling glass windows, our Café is abundant with natural light all day long. Boasting an in-house PA system, our Café is the perfect setting for your event, rain or shine.


The Garden

Our daylight-flooded café is framed by a secluded garden and terrace, which offers both indoor and outdoor seating all year round.

Camden Art Centre’s Garden offers a quiet retreat from the city in which visitors are free to relax and explore.



Catering and Capacity

Bar Bicicletta are our on-site exclusive caterer. They are able to offer a variety of catering packages to a variety of budgets. All daytime events and all standing events up to 100 guests are catered exclusively by Bar Bicicletta.

For events over 100 guests, you can choose from our list of approved caterers in our Venue Hire Brochure.

Please kindly note that all catering is invoiced separately.

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Hiring Rates

  • Exclusive use of Café and Garden
  • Venue closed to the public with guest access from 7pm via garden entrance (on Finchley Road).
  • Ground Floor Foyer and Main Entrance closed (and screened-off with security grille

£2,000 + VAT

  • Exclusive use of Café and Garden (including meeting room)
  • Full use of our Ground Floor Foyer and Main Entrance (on Arkwright Road) from 7pm (only available for hire for certain events)
  • Venue closed to the public

£2,500 + VAT

  • Exclusive use of Café and Garden (including meeting room)
  • Full use of ourGround Floor Foyer and Main Entrance (on Arkwright Road) and Ground Floor Foyer from 10am to 11.30pm
  • Venue closed to the public

£4,000 + VAT

  • Exclusive use of Café and Garden (including meeting room) from 10am – 11.30pm
  • Café closed to the public (gallery, shop and Studios will remain open to the public until 6pm..
  • Guest access via Main Entrance (on Arkwright Road)

£5,000 + VAT

Get in touch

For further information, please view our Venue Hire Brochure or e-mail our Development team at [email protected].