Kafe Bloc

About Us

Kafe Bloc is a quirky and unique Bistro Cafe/Coffee shop which opened in December 2012. It provides a haven in which to eat, drink, relax and socialise!

Open Tuesday to Friday from 9am to 3.30pm and Saturday from 9am to 2pm, Kafe Bloc is located in the Kettering “Cultural Quarter” within the beautiful Piccadilly Buildings and opposite the Alfred East Art Gallery and Library.

We have a superb food menu, with homemade cakes and daily specials to make your mouth water!

Our passion for great coffee means that there is love in every cup.

We also sell loose leaf teas, freshly ground coffee, Snowdonia Cheese and Freshly Baked Bread.

Now fully licenced we are also holding a popular Monthy Tapas Night plus other themed nights, and are available for private bookings.



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The latest entry from our blog...

Kafe Bloc wins Good Food award for second year running!

BY Tony / blog / 0 COMMENTS

We're really pleased to announce that we've won another award!

This time it's the 2016 Good Food Award. Thanks to all our lovely customers who posted reviews all over the place (tripadvisor, Google etc.). It is these reviews that are used to generate a league table - only the top 100 premises nationwide are eligible for an award. Needless to say we are chuffed!!

Good Food Award Winners 2016 Graphic Good Food Award Winners 2016 Logo





Kafe Bloc wins 2014 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence!

BY Tony / blog / 0 COMMENTS




Recognised as a Top Performing Cafe as Reviewed by Travellers on the

World’s Largest Travel Site


KETTERING, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, UK – 20TH May, 2014 Kafe Bloc, today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honours hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide.  Establishments awarded the Certificate of Excellence are located all over the world and represent the upper echelon of businesses listed on the website.


When selecting Certificate of Excellence winners, TripAdvisor uses a proprietary algorithm to determine the honorees that takes into account reviews ratings.  Businesses must maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five, volume and recency of reviews. Additional criteria include a business’ tenure and popularity ranking on the site.


“Winning the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence is a true source of pride for the entire team at Kafe Bloc and we’d like to thank all of our customers who took the time to complete a review on TripAdvisor,” said Tony Bagshaw, Owner of Kafe Bloc. “There is no greater seal of approval than being recognised by one’s customers. With the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence based on customer reviews, the accolade is a remarkable vote of confidence to our business and our continued commitment to excellence.”


“TripAdvisor is pleased to honour exceptional hospitality businesses for consistent excellence,” said Marc Charron, President of TripAdvisor for Business. “The Certificate of Excellence award gives top performing establishments around the world the recognition they deserve, based on feedback from those who matter most – their customers. From Australia to Zimbabwe, we want to applaud exceptional hospitality businesses for offering TripAdvisor travellers a great customer experience.”

How to find us

Kafe bloc is located in the Kettering Cultural Quarter within the beautiful Piccadilly Buildings and opposite the Alfred East Art Gallery and Library.

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Kafe Bloc. 4 Piccadilly Buildings, Sheep Street, Kettering, NN16 0AN


Coming soon.....


Friday 7th June 2019 7.30 pm to 11.00pm

Come and enjoy a Spanish themed night of good food, good wine and great company!

We'll be serving a variety of delicious Tapas food throughout the evening and a fully licenced bar serving Wines & Beer will be available! Book online now or call in at Kafe Bloc to reserve your place!

Doors open at 7.30pm with food served from 8pm till 11pm Ticket price of £25 includes entrance plus food. (Deposit of £10 per head is payable in advance with the balance due on the night). Please note that we require a minimum of 72 hours notice for cancellation in the event that you are unable to attend. This should allow us to resell your tickets in which case a full refund can be given. Our Tapas Nights are designed for enjoyment by adults so we request that children (and young adults under 18) are left at home!

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