People sit at tables in a cafe

Double Height Space at the South London Gallery, 2022. Photo: Dan Weill Photography

Crane’s Kitchen by Social Pantry at the South London Gallery is a contemporary neighbourhood restaurant and café serving delicious and seasonal food and drinks.

Crane’s Kitchen is the perfect spot for a meeting over coffee, to enjoy breakfast with friends, lunch with the family or simply to relax with a glass of wine.

Enjoy a daily selection of delicious pastries, sandwiches, and salads, with coffee from Redemption Roasters (the UK’s first prison-based roastery) and fresh hand pressed juices. Brunch is available on Saturdays & Sundays, and with the option to make it bottomless, is a great way to start your weekend.  

Crane’s Kitchen is open: 
Tuesday 11am – 4pm (reduced menu)
Wednesday 8.30am – 8pm
Thursday 8.30am – 5pm
Friday 8.30am – 5pm
Saturday 8.30am – 5pm
Sunday 8.30am – 5pm

Please contact +44 (0)20 7207 2524 or email 

Crane’s Kitchen is also available for private hire. Every event is unique and Social Pantry will work with you to create the perfect menu, styling and atmosphere, to give you the ultimate party! Planning your next event? Explore our spaces and get in touch to find out more.