Café Nucleus is an oasis of the very best freshly prepared food sourced from local farms (Kent, Sussex & Surrey) and suppliers across the United Kingdom and across to Brittany, France. We're nestled in three surprising locations in Chatham and Rochester.

Our flagship café is nestled in a surprising hidden courtyard setting just off Chatham High Street. Serving Brunch, hot and cold dishes, Afternoon & Champagne tea daily, it's sure to surprise you!

Our Featured Café

Café Nucleus, 272 High Street Chatham

The Oasis on the High Street...


Fully licensed Café Bar, serving freshly made hot and cold dishes located within the Award Winning Nucleus Arts Centre in the Heart of Chatham.


Enjoy a huge range of beers, ciders, wines, spirits, soft drinks, tea, coffee, hot and cold dishes and more. ..

Serving a mouth-watering menu ranging from soups, sandwiches and paninis - all prepared from award-winning and locally sourced ingredients*  You can find Cafe Nucleus at the Debenhams end of Chatham High Street also on Military Road Chatham just near the post office. In Rochester we're a couple of doors down from Lloyds Bank..

If you’re a laptop user you can take advantage of our FREE high speed wi-fi connection or, for a small fee in Military Road & High Street Rochester, make use of our super-fast desktop PCs and Imacs**

*When available and in season **Rochester Gallery Only.

 A few of our suppliers...