Share this page

Tell your friends all about St Martin’s

Connect with us


Sign up here:

Café in the Crypt

Les Routiers Café of the Year 2012, the Café in the Crypt is the ideal spot for affordable dining in central London.

→ Read more

Our food

Café in the Crypt - Home made, great value

Our food is freshly prepared on-site using ingredients from local and national sustainable sources where possible and at great value.

Customers can choose from a selection of Café favourites on display on the counter.  Menus change daily but this sample menu gives you an idea of what is on offer.



Breakfast is served from 8.00am – 11.00am

A full English Breakfast including eggs, bacon, sausage, tomato, beans, mushroom and toast is available.  Or you can mix and match your breakfast favourites including  scrambled eggs on toast, bacon sandwich, fresh pastries, cereals and yoghurts.

Lunch is served from 11.30pm – 3.00pm

Choose from salads, hot and cold sandwiches and hot vegetarian and meat dishes. Leave some space for our ‘customer choice’ apple crumble served with lashings of custard.

Afternoon Tea is served daily 2.00pm – 6.00pm

Includes scone, Cornish clotted cream, strawberry jam,  a slice of double chocolate fudge cake, Madeira cake and tea or coffee.

Dinner is served from 5.00pm – until closing time

Enjoy the same tasty menu served at lunch but this time leave room for the pudding!


We serve tea, coffee and pastries from 11.00am – 12.00pm

Sunday lunch from 12.00pm – 4.00pm

This includes a traditional Sunday roast and a vegetarian option

Afternoon tea  from 2.00pm – 6.00pm with a selection of other cakes from 4.00pm – 6.00pm

Teas, Coffees and A Little Something Extra

Throughout the day pop into the Café in the Crypt for drinks and light nibbles.  We serve a refreshing range of premium organic teas and our coffee is Rainforest Alliance certified. Freshly made cakes, fruit and yoghurts and savoury snacks are available as well as wines served from 11.00am until closing time.

Reservations are not required but we do recommend reservations for parties of 10 or more.  Email or telephone 0207 766 1158 for assistance. Please note, we do not take reservations on Saturdays due to high volumes of business.

See our latest Café in the Crypt sample menu

Information on allergens contained in our menu be on display. If you would like information in advance, please contact the Café.