The Oasis on Chatham High Street 

Cafe Nucleus is an oasis of healthy, freshly prepared food nestled in a surprising courtyard setting just off Chatham High Street.



Serving a mouth-watering menu ranging from soups, sandwiches and salads to hot meals and daily specials, we guarantee you won't find it's like anywhere else in town. Everyday we offer home-made daily specials, from our famous Sunday Carvery to Fish & Chips on a Friday.  Take the weight off your weary feet, enjoy a coffee and a slice of home-made cake and relax.  Ideal for informal business meetings or just catching up with friends, we offer wireless broadband internet, regular small exhibitions and a friendly welcome.

If you're a laptop user you can take advantage of our FREE wi-fi connection or, for a small fee, make use of our super-fast desktop PCs.

Our courtyard garden seating area is also a big hit with our customers.  If you like to enjoy a cigarette with your coffee or just enjoy soaking up the sun whilst you dine at Cafe Nucleus it is your only choice when shopping in town. 

Tel - 01634 406971

Opening Times

Monday to Saturday: 10am till 5pm. 
Sundays: 11am till 4pm  


Cafe Nucleus caters for clients using our Conference Facility by supplying freshly made buffets and creative finger food.  Off-site catering is also undertaken. E-mail us or call on 01634 406971

Celebrations & Private Hire 

We are now offering Cafe Nucleus out for Celebration & Private Hire in the evenings.  In most cases your hire could be free.... Call us on 01634 406971 for more details and to book! 

Afternoon & Champagne Tea

We have two bookable slots of 1 hour, per hour from 1pm daily - To place a booking please call 01634 406971. Min 2 for booking with Cafe Nucleus, bookings available on the hour and on the quarter past the hour Monday to Sunday. 


Sit back, relax and be pampered like a queen.. (or king for that matter...)Take time for to enjoy our beautiful, arty,  tranquil surroundings while indulging in our 3 tier Afternoon Tea service... 


Sandwich Fingers:-
Mature Cheddar & Caramelised Onions 
Ham & Chutney 
Tuna Mayonnaise 


Followed with 2 scones, clotted cream, strawberry 
preserve and a selection of afternoon pastries... delightful!

With Tea for two  £16.00
With Champagne & Tea for two £21.00

Booking essential to avoid disappointment!