Kennington park cafe - currently only open for takeaways (from June 2020)
A historic building in the centre of the park, dating from 1897, it was closed from the end of January 2018 when Chris Michael gave up his lease.
Dominic and Charlotte from the Sugar Pot on Kennington Road are the new leaseholders. After a lengthy delay with planning issues and lots of work on the building, the cafe re-opened on 7 June 2019, its called "Collective"
Prior to the Covid19 outbreak the Cafe had seating inside seating for customers and they were offering ‘order at the counter’ table service with hot and cold drinks, cakes, ice-cream and pizza and salads. Outside there are picnic-style benches and tables. The cafe has a large pizza oven producing delicious organic pizzas and there are countertop spaces with bar stools and some tables. During Covid service has been takeaway via a window hatch at the side of the cafe.
The cafe toilet is not open to customers.
The Opening Hours in October 2020 are:
TUESDAY TO SATURDAY 10am to 8pm FOR TAKEAWAY
SUNDAY 10am to 5.30pm FOR TAKEAWAY
The menu is Neapolitan Organic Sourdough pizza, salads, coffee, tea, cakes and ice cream