Our Café Restaurant

Meet our brilliant Chef Portia.

Our Café Restaurant

Open Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm
Saturday 9am - 2pm
Sunday (from August) 9am - 2pm

Eat in or Take Away
Snacks and drinks are available all day

We can also create bespoke meals and buffets and we are always happy to talk about all your catering needs for events and parties too.

A Message From Portia

Hi I'm Portia and I would like to welcome you to the café at the Isabel Blackman Centre. I have a real passion for food, and I have been a chef for over thirty years. We source our produce locally wherever we can and our aim at the café is to provide tasty, healthy dishes at an affordable price.

Check out our breakfast and lunch menu below, and don't forget members get 10% off all menu prices.

Breakfast Menu
Available 8am - 11am Monday - Friday & Saturdays 9am - 11am

Sussex Breakfast

One fried egg, one sausage, two rashers of bacon, mushrooms, tomato, baked beans and toast


Breakfast Sandwich or Bap

Choose From: 

3 rashers of bacon, 2 sausages, 2 vegetarian sausages, or 2 eggs 

Regular £2.90  

Vegetarian Breakfast

Fried egg, two vegetarian sausages, mushrooms, baked beans and toast


Poached, Fried or Scrambled Eggs
On toast


Breakfast Sandwich or Bap Meal

Breakfast sandwich with a regular size coffee of tea


Buttered Toast

2 Slices

  Add jam or marmalade for an extra 60p

Additional fillings:

Sausage Vegetarian/Vegan Sausage, Egg, Mushroom, Tomato, Baked beans, Toast/bread

All £1.20 each

Breakfast Paninis

Sausage, bacon and tomato  £4.00

Egg, bacon and cheese  £4.50

Veggie sausage , tomato and mushroom  £4.00 (V)

Eggs, tomato and cheese  £3.50 (V)

Lunch Menu 
Available 12.00 - 2.30pm Monday - Friday & Saturdays 12.00 - 2.00pm

Soup of the Day

Homemade soup served with toast or bread and butter


Quiche of the Day

Served with side salad and new potatoes


Ratatouille (v)

Served with herby couscous and salad leaves


Smoked mackerel fishcakes

Served with salad, lemon and horseradish crème fraiche


Cauliflower or Macaroni Cheese

With garlic bread and a dressed side salad


Jacket Potatoes

Your choice of filling, served with a side salad and French dressing

Simply with butter  £5.00

Grated Cheese (Vegan cheese available)  £6.10

Baked Beans  £6.10

Tuna Mayonnaise  £7.20

Prawn Mayonnaise  £7.70

Coronation Chicken  £7.70

Sandwiches, Baguettes and Salads

Classic Fillings: 

Free range egg and Cress, Mature Cheddar (vegan cheese available) and pickle, Ham and Mustard or Tuna Mayonnaise and Cucumber

Sandwich  £3.30  Baguette  £4.00  Salad  £3.90

Extra Special Fillings: 

Coronation Chicken, Beef, horseradish and Tomato, Smoked Salmon, Prawn Mayonnaise, Brie Tomato and Basil

Sandwich  £3.70  Baguette  £4.50  Salad £4.30

Panini Menu

A grilled panini with a choice of you filling served with a side salad and pot of coleslaw

Tuna, red onion and Cheese  £5.00

Ham and cheese  £6.00

Mozzarella, tomato and basil  £5.00 (V)

Brie & cranberry  £5.50 (V)

Brie and smoked bacon  £5.50

Beef, mustard, red onion, gherkin and cheese  £5.50

Vegan cheese available upon request.

If you have any special dietary intolerance or requirements, please speak to our serving staff.