Welcome to the Abbot's Kitchen Café at St Albans Cathedral

The Abbot's Kitchen café, overlooking the nearby park, is the perfect place to enjoy tea after you visit the Cathedral, or enjoy lunch and refreshments throughout the day. Our ethos is to use nothing but the finest quality ingredients from local suppliers and to provide exceptional service.

Whether you join us for a good meal, to relax over a hot cup of coffee with friends, or to sample the home baked delights on offer each day, the Abbot's Kitchen has something to suit everyone.  


You can take a look at the Abbot's Kitchen's full daily menu below:


Breakfast: Served from 9.30am until 11.30am, breakfast at the Abbot's Kitchen ranges from toasted crumpets and fresh pastries, to more substantial offerings such as bacon sandwiches and cooked breakfasts.

Lunch: Drop in between 12pm and 2.30pm to enjoy a light lunch such as a warming bowl of soup, a slice of deep filled quiche or one of the daily specials.

Opening times:

Monday to Saturday: 9:30am - 4.30pm

Sunday: 12.30pm - 4.30pm

The Abbot's Kitchen is temporarily located in a marquee on the south side of St Albans Cathedral, overlooking Verulamium Park.

Special Event Catering

The Abbot's Kitchen can also provide catering for large groups, functions and special occasions. We are fully licensed to serve alcohol.

Contact Us

For bookings, catering for special occasions, or any other question you may have, please contact:

07813 343033 or email [email protected]