Voluntary and community events and activities are an important aspect of everyday life in Whitstable for both residents and visitors alike.
The town has a wide range of community as well as charity organisations and associations providing not only great events and activities but are also working tirelessly to support local people, the town and its unique heritage.
The Umbrella CafeThe Umbrella CafeCommunity Cafe
An inclusive and relaxed cafe, located behind The Umbrella Community Centre. We provide great value, home-cooked food and cakes all day. We are also a great space for small community groups to meet up and have reliable free wifi. We work closely with the Centre & run not for profit. Outside we have a beautiful walled garden to relax in. The cafe and garden are both dog friendly.
Monday to Friday (closed Wednesdays for Foodbank’s Soup Cellar) 08.30 – 17.00.
Saturday & Sunday 09.30 – 17.00. Available to hire on Sundays.
All day brunch & lunches * Bacon huffkins * Home-made cakes * Lots of gluten-free & vegan choices