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Cafe Nucleus

$$ - $$$Cafe, British,
Kentstone Court 272 High Street | Inside Nucleus Arts Centre, Chatham ME4 4BP, England
+44 1634 406971
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“petit fours” (7 reviews)
“macaroons” (3 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kentstone Court 272 High Street | Inside Nucleus Arts Centre, Chatham ME4 4BP, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Hidden Treaure
"Staff are friendly and welcoming and food is always delicious"
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"Visited this café today and thoroughly enjoyed the experience."
George P
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3. The best breakfast in Medway!
"scrumptious - with the poshest ketchup I have ever had."
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Who would have believed there was an Oasis like this in Chatham, this place comes into its own particularly in the summer when you can sit outside and imagine you are in an exotic country. If its just a coffee you want, an English breakfast...More

Thank davelanders2017
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Didn't even know this place existed, despite living in Chatham. Had the full English breakfast which was absolutely delicious! Great start to my birthday, and will definitely return.

1  Thank grumpywoman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice little cafe tucked away off the High St of Chatham town centre. Also has a rather elegant art gallery adjacent

Thank Graham L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service and friendly staff:) lovely coffee this afternoon with delicious scrambled egg on toast!! :)

1  Thank Tsvetan P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a bloody Mary and poached eggs on a bed of avocado, good service good food and good cocktails what more do you want.

1  Thank Tony K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was very pleased with the service from the staff! I had a very enjoyable time here and would recommend for other types of social events.

Thank Becca H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had breakfast here on a Saturday morning. Good service and food served promptly. Fantastic fresh food, great sausages and bacon for the full English breakfast and wonderful black pudding, according to my guests. My avocado and eggs on toast were also lovely and fresh. Would...More

1  Thank kalikokat888
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were out with our Granddaughter & needed a nice place for a mid morning drink & snack. We saw Cafe Nucleus highly recommended. We were very pleased with the our visit.

Thank LizJohnR
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Visited this café today and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. My wife chose Eggs Royale which was excellent. The eggs were perfectly done and the presentation was very good, grilled tomatoes on the vine, a little salad and a slice of fresh lemon made the plate...More

1  Thank George P
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Very arty cafe. There is seating further away from the window, than first appears. Ordering was a little bit disorganised but food was delicious with big portions of soup and service was quick and attentive. There are lots of bits and pieces to purchase around...More

Thank sprinty187
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Lynda G
27 July 2017|
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Response from Cheryl M | Reviewed this property |
Opposite Iceland in high street , there is a passage way leading up to it .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kentstone Court 272 High Street | Inside Nucleus Arts Centre, Chatham ME4 4BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 406971
  • E-mail
Cafe Nucleus is an oasis of healthy, freshly prepared food nestled in a surprising courtyard setting just off Chatham High Street.Serving a mouth-watering menu ranging from soups, sandwiches and salads to hot meals and daily specials, we guarantee you won't find it's like anywhere else in town. Everyday we offer homemade daily specials, from our famous Croque Monsieur to our 6oz Flame cooked burgers . Take the weight off your weary feet, enjoy a coffee and a slice of home-made cake and relax. Ideal for informal business meetings or just catching up with friends, we offer wireless broadband internet, regular small exhibitions and a friendly welcome.If you're a laptop user you can take advantage of our FREE wi-fi connection If you like to enjoy a cigarette with your coffee or just enjoy soaking up the sun whilst you dine at Cafe Nucleus it is your only choice when shopping in town.
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