Cafe 1001


Located in the heart of east London just off Brick Lane, Cafe 1001 is one of the city's most loved spaces, a music lover's playground. The venue's high tech sound system and brand new DJ booth are just a small part of the heart of the venue - hosting jazz nights weekly, with house, funk & soul DJs taking to the decks every weekend, the venue is also known for its on-site authentic pizza restaurant, and its intimate cocktail bar and bespoke drinks menu.

The venue prides itself in its versatile programming; from live to electronic, you can expect the highest quality of music - coming up this winter, the venue is proud to be hosting artists the like of Ruf Dug (All Night Long), Andy Blake, live Jazz every Wednesday & more, for those in depth vinyl led musical journeys. The venue will also be partaking in the debut NYE Brick Lane Block Party, to see in 2023 in style. With Mafalda, Guava Jamz residents + more taking to the decks, the venue will be playing music all the way into the new year, with the party also running across warehouse club space Werkhaus, Sleazy Pizza, and east London's favourite boozer Brick Lane Tap Room.


Open in the day time for a casual coffee and spot of brunch, the space is also perfect for Christmas socials, birthdays, mate get togethers, first dates, and everything in between really; whatever kind of night you're after, Cafe 1001 is the perfect spot for that unique experience.


What's on

NYE: Brick Lane Block Party
Brick Lane Block Party launches this winter to bring in the New Year in 4 uniquely themed venues on one of London's most infamous party destinations…

Sat, 31st Dec 2022 @ 18:00 - 4:00

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  • Taking Bookings
  • Dance floor
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets
  • Free entry
  • None
  • 18
  • House , Soul , Jazz
  • Terrace, Smoking Area, Heated Outdoor Space
  • No queues normally


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 8:00 0:00
Tuesday 8:00 0:00
Wednesday 8:00 0:00
Thursday 8:00 0:00
Friday 8:00 0:00
Saturday 8:00 0:00
Sunday 8:00 22:00



Cafe 1001, 91, Brick Lane, E1 6QL



Nearest Station

Shoreditch High Street (Rail)


  • Cuisines

    This venue serves Breakfast and Pizza food.

  • A word from the chef:

    Located next door to Cafe 1001 is Brick Lane's salacious pizza restaurant, Sleazy Pizza. Prepared fresh on site, all pizzas are cooked in an authentic wood-fired oven, in the traditional 12" Napoletana style. With a range of vegetarian and vegan pizzas on offer alongside a variety of meat toppings, pizzas range from £8-£12, with starters, sides and dessert also on the menu. The sauciest 12" of your life ... try one! Also on the Cafe 1001 daytime menu is their brunch offering, running daily from 8am to 3pm. And if that wasn't enough, there's a variety of fresh salads, sandwiches and pastries made fresh on site, available all day long

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
Cafe 1001 (Whole Venue) Venue Hire 150 300 - £4,000 -

Located just off Brick Lane in the heart of east London, Cafe 1001 is one of the city's most unique spaces. As a combined cafe, bar and events space, the venue holds a lounge area, DJ booth and dancefloor, terrace, and intimate cocktail bar, with a high tech soundsystem in place. The venue has an on site kitchen and adjoining pizza restaurant, and prides itself in its extensive catering and drinks options

Perfect for birthday parties, Christmas events, staff socials + everything in between really, Cafe 1001 prides itself in being a versatile events space, with a passionate team working behind the scenes to ensure each event is a special and unique experience.

The Loft Venue Hire 40 150 - - -

With its cocktail bar, DJ booth, and lounge set up, the loft is the venue's more intimate space. At 150 capacity, it's perfect for private events and group bookings, with access to a private bar.

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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