We’re an independent charity cafe for all the community; a relaxed, friendly place to meet, eat great food and drink proper coffee. Frequently described as a hidden gem, you can always count on us for a warm welcome.
Set back from the busy roads, our community cafe is located at our main site in Shipley. With an emphasis on good quality ingredients, we offer cooked breakfasts, freshly-made sandwiches, hot lunches and sweet treats, plus a range of snacks and drinks all at a reasonable price.
Our regular menu is supplemented with a rotating selection of weekly specials and we’re known for having a good range of vegetarian options. All our food is made in-house including our bread, which is shaped by hand and baked fresh every day.
We’re open 9.30am – 3.00pm, Monday to Friday.
Take a look at our menu here.
Supporting local food
Where possible, we use locally sourced, seasonal ingredients. We purchase all our meat from multi-award winning, local butchers Sutcliffe’s of Skipton and a fair proportion of our vegetables, particularly in the summer months, come from The Cellar Trust allotment.
We serve specialty, ground-to-order coffee, that’s freshly roasted just down the road at Casa Espresso. The team at Casa Espresso regularly pop in to deliver barista training to our new clients meaning we’re creating sublime coffees, each and every time.
Great for families
We pride ourselves on being a family friendly cafe; we are pushchair accessible, provide highchairs and baby changing facilities, and all our meals are available in half portions for children.
Not just a cafe
Our cafe is more than just a friendly place to grab lunch, it’s a supportive training environment where people recovering from mental health problems come to learn catering and customer service skills as well as build confidence and self-esteem.
Your custom gives opportunity and experience to our clients; while you order your coffee and cake, our clients develop skills for employment, in a judgement-free, supportive environment that allows them to shine.
Cakes to order
You can pre-order our freshly made cakes for special occasions. Our full selection can be found here.
Looking for catering for your next event? Please think of us! We provide a range of options from sandwiches to canapes – our full menu can be found here.
Hire our cafe
Our cafe is available to hire in the evenings from 5pm. With its clean and simple decor, large windows, high ceiling and kitchen facilities, our cafe is an adaptable space that can be transformed to suit a variety of events, from birthday parties to board meetings. It comfortably accommodates up to 40 people standing, 30 seated cafe style or 16 boardroom style.
Follow us, @cellartrustcafe on twitter and keep up to date with our latest specials menus and events.