Cafe 1001



Located in the heart of east London just tucked away on Brick Lane, you will find Cafe 1001: Combined Cafe & Workspace by day. Hi-fidelity Cocktail Bar by Night.


Having been a staple of the London music scene for over 20 years, known for welcoming a diverse end eclectic events programme weekly, the venue continues to offer up a variety of events, from live Jazz every Wednesday to weekend DJ sets and intimate Sunday supper clubs. Perfect for any occasion (socials, mate hang outs, birthdays, date night -  you name it), Cafe 1001 prides itself in being a warm and welcoming venue. With its newly refurbished loft area, the venue welcomes vinyl led sets for those in-depth selector journeys, with its hand made oak DJ booth accompanied by a hi-fi audio experience, vinyl wall, and bespoke DJ set-up.


The cocktail menu features the classics, with a talented cocktail bar team designing their own specials. Featuring a bespoke line of spirits as well as beer on tap and a rotating selection of craft beer, cider and wine bottles, the venue prides itself in its versatile and modern drinks selection. By day, the venue has a brunch menu, taking the classic brunch with a Southern Asian twist, focusing on conscious cooking, low waste, and sustainability. By evening, the kitchen is open to guest chefs, ranging from restaurant takeovers to Michelin star chefs designing a one off menu. The space runs supper clubs and food pop ups, taking place once a month, combining great food with high quality DJs, creating a unique and one off experience for all guests



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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. A word from the chef ... "This year at Café 1001 we want to showcase a conscious brunch menu with low waste and sustainability at its core. We hope you enjoy our new take on a classic brunch menu."

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Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
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Cafe 1001 (Whole Venue) Venue Hire 100 250 - £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 minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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