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18 Chiltern Street
W1U 7QA
+44 20 7135 2040

Mon-Wed 07.00-19.00
Thu-Fri 07.00-20.00
Saturday 08.00-20.00
Sunday 08.00-19.00

Reservations of the monocle café basement are available for exclusive hire only, to suit breakfast meetings, light lunch meetings, afternoon pitches and casual drinks.

Available from 08:00-22:00, seven days a week, the monocle café offers premium hospitality in a cosy setting.

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Nibbles

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Still and sparkling water

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Use of all audio visual equipment including wifi and projector

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A year’s subscription of ten issues and two specials to monocle

For further information and to check availability, please contact us on bookings@monocle.com

+44 20 7725 4388

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London Café
18 Chiltern Street
W1U 7QA

+44 20 7135 2040

Opening Hours:
Mon-Tue-Wed 07.00-19.00
Thu-Fri 07.00-20.00
Saturday 08.00-20.00
Sunday 08.00-19.00
Our kitchen is open until 6pm

Join us for a drink – it's happy hour from 17.30 till closing time every day!

Bank Holidays 08.00-19.00

Our little café in Chiltern Street is the place to pick up the latest issue of the magazine and bump into fellow Monocle readers. As well as delicious Allpress coffee, Swedish pastries and Italian wine, there’s a fresh new lunch menu on offer.

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Tokyo Café
Hankyu Men's B1F, 2-5-1 Yurakucho
Chiyoda-ku, 100-84888

+81 3 6252 5285

Opening Hours:
Mon-Tue 12.00-20.00
Wed-Fri 12.00-21.00
Saturday 11.00-21.00
Sunday 11.00-20.00

The first Monocle Café offers the taste of global cuisine, impeccable coffee and serene interiors. You will also find a selection of the finest products and collaborations, as found in Monocle Shops.

Part- and full-time kitchen staff

The Monocle Café is looking for driven individuals with outstanding qualities who, ideally, have worked in a kitchen before. The ideal candidates will have a passion for cooking and preparing memorable dishes; those with a flair for Japanese food will be placed at the front of the queue. Attention to detail and efficiency are compulsory; you will be required to work closely with food – both its preparation and presentation – and keep your workspace in perfect condition at all times. Knowledge of HACCP and hygiene standards is a pre-requisite. If this sounds like you, please send us your CV and a cover letter.

Contact:

Sabine Vandenbroucke
sv@monocle.com

Café manager

The Monocle Café is seeking a standards-driven, forward-thinking Café Manager to take the helm at our Chiltern Street café. The role involves the day-to-day running of the business, managing both the kitchen team and hosting front of house, as well as overseeing operations at our Kioskafé business in Paddington. You will be responsible for all aspects of managing the financial and operational elements of the business including customer-service standards, supplier relationships, events management payroll and maintenance. We are well known for our excellent coffee and other drinks, so proven barista skills in a busy environment are essential, as is the ability to train and develop staff. You will have at least three years’ experience of managing a small, cohesive team and delivering an exceptional and unique customer experience within an independent environment. You must be able to demonstrate an inherent understanding of the brand and possess a genuine passion for Monocle’s interests, especially in relation to media, fashion, design, travel and culture. Excellent verbal and written English and basic computer skills are obligatory. The Monocle Café is open seven days a week and you will be expected to work weekends and evenings as part of your weekly schedule. We offer an excellent package and the opportunity for rapid career development, alongside the prestige of working for a highly respected, international lifestyle and fashion brand. The Monocle Café is situated very close to our London bureau and you will have daily interactions with the wider Monocle team, who frequently entertain guests there. If you share our beliefs and think that you could actively contribute to the ongoing development and expansion of the Monocle Café, please send us your CV and a cover letter.

Contact:

Sabine Vandenbroucke
sv@monocle.com

Part- and full-time barista / Service staff

The Monocle Café is looking for driven individuals with outstanding qualities who, ideally, have worked as baristas or in a similar environment. The ideal candidates will be professional and attentive with impeccable customer-service experience, as well as being passionate about creating outstanding coffee and serving food. You will adapt with ease to challenges, have the ability to deliver extensive product knowledge and be keen ambassadors for the Monocle brand. Attention to detail is compulsory. If this sounds like you, please send us your CV and a cover letter.

Contact:

Sabine Vandenbroucke
sv@monocle.com