NEWS: Catering opportunity in stunning Grade II listed Clissold House

Hackney Council seeks expressions of interest from companies with a turnover in excess of £200,000 per annum for the operation of the cafe in the restored Grade II listed Clissold House.

Set in the ground of Clissold Park, Clissold House provides a stunning setting for this cafe which the Council is keen to operate to the highest standards.

The appointed operator may also have the opportunity to cater for functions within the House. The appointed company will need to demonstrate thorough experience of operating other successful cafe concepts with a turnover in excess of £200,000. The five year lease, which will be awarded following competitive tender, will commence in autumn 2019.

The appointed company will be required to make a capital contribution towards the cafe fit out.

The tender is available on ProContract which can be accessed either the London Tenders Portal or directly at

The tender can be found under reference number DN405438

Interested suppliers need to be registered on ProContract in order to apply.

Closing date for submitting the application is 17 June 2019