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The Larches Café is open 9am – 3.30pm on Monday,  Wednesday, Thursday and Friday serving all-day breakfasts, drinks, homemade cake and lunches. It is a community space and café open to everyone, where people can meet up, use the Wi-Fi and get involved in a variety of events and activities.

Contact details

Address: The Larches Café, New Larchwood, Waldron Ave, Brighton BN1 9EZ
Tel: 01273 609281

For more information about any of the below, please contact Lin Hastings (Manager) or Anne Brindley (Outreach Worker) on 01273 729603 /

The Larches Community Café is open to people of all ages – it is a bright and welcoming environment and open on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9am until 3.30pm, for home cooked lunches, drinks and snacks. There is a child friendly seating area with toys,

Wi-Fi is available as well as plugs for laptops (students welcome!) and lots of information about what is happening in the locality. Community groups use the Café and run a variety of activities such as Art and Crafts.

Cook Shop – Tuesday 9am – 3pm: Adults with learning disabilities work with a tutor to learn to cook and then eat in a social environment.

Volunteers – Café and Befriending: Volunteers are welcomed either in the café or as part of our befriending service. The befriending service matches older isolated people in Coldean with volunteers who provide home visits on a one to one basis.


Impact Initiatives relies on our fantastic team of 120 volunteers without whom we wouldn’t be able to provide many of our services. We have a wide variety of volunteering opportunities. View more

“My daughter, grandson and I have lunch together in the Larches every week! It`s a lovely café and there`s always a warm welcome.”
David, Coldean resident


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