Chapters, the Café in The Close
"Homemade food at its best"
Chapters, the Café in The Close, boasts a unique thirteenth century walled garden in an idyllic setting, as well as a delicious and varied menu.
Visitors can enjoy locally sourced and freshly prepared dishes for breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea, seven days a week.
Choose from cakes and pastries, sandwiches and paninis, soups, jacket potatoes main courses and more. Gluten free diets are catered are, as are vegetarian and vegan. If you have any questions about the menu, please don't hesitate to get in touch before your visit.
The Café is family friendly with high chairs and outdoor space available.
You're also invited to sit out in the Tea Garden, a peaceful setting to enjoy good food and drink al fresco.
“Ideal finish to a tour of Lichfield Cathedral”
“Great place to eat!”
NEW to Chapters: Corporate Lunches!
We're now thrilled to announce that we're offering corporate lunches! If you're looking for delicious, freshly prepared food that you can have at a meeting or an event, we'd love to hear from you!
We use fresh ingredients that are locally sourced and carefully prepared, and can offer a full catering service to your venue including staff to serve.
Options can be tailored for any taste or occasion, including special dietary requirements. Please have a look at out at our Corporate Lunch Menu to give you a flavour of what we can do!
Here at Chapters we aim to source our products and ingredients locally. We’re proud to support the following local suppliers:
-Heartease Farm Drinks
-Black Country Bakery
-Quartz Micro Brewery
-Locketts Direct (Oatcakes)
Find us in The Close opposite the south side of the Cathedral (towards Dam Street). We'd be delighted to welcome you!
Monday to Saturday 9.00 - 16.00 (Earlier closing for winter)
Sunday – 10.00 - 16.00
From Wednesday 1 April, Chapters will be open until 17.00 Monday - Sunday.
Chapters - The Café in The Close is also available for special occasions including weddings, christenings and business meetings. Menus can be tailored to your needs and can cater for up to 62 people.
At Lichfield Cathedral - as a contributor to Fairtrade in the City, and host to a Fairtrade stall - we aspire through our commercial enterprises company to look beyond pure economics and to be conscious of the wider implications of our business decisions.
In particular, in selecting and sourcing products for sale we try to support suppliers who themselves are committed to ethical trading, whether for social or environmental benefit. When conditions allow, preference is given to sourcing as locally as possible within the UK.
Chapters can offer bespoke catering packages to suit the customer needs. Please get in touch to discuss what we can do for you.
If you'd like to bring a coach party, please call us to discuss and we'll look forward to welcoming you.
Please call us on 01543306125, or email firstname.lastname@example.org