Bean Caffé at Friar Gate Studios is central to creating a sense of community and provides a great place to network with other creatives.
Bean has operated the café bar facilities at Friar Gate Studios since September 2010, winning a string of awards and accolades, including the title of Best Café at the Derby Food and Drink Awards 2012 and 2014 and 2012 and the 2013 and 2014 Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor.
When you visit Bean, you’ll be treated to a tasty menu of fresh, seasonal, locally produced dishes and great customer service, along with fabulous coffee of course!
Breakfast, brunch and lunch is served in a relaxed environment – making it the perfect place to meet friends, take a lunch-break or sit and work, thanks to its super-fast broadband!
More than just a Caffé
"Bean Caffé has been one of the major success stories at Friar Gate Studios and has helped create a real sense of community, as well as providing a great place for businesses to network."
"The café bar has proved an excellent addition to the facilities at Friar Gate Studios and has helped to create a real sense of community, as well as providing a great place to network with other creatives in the building."
"The café’s delicious home cooked food and friendly, vibrant atmosphere is the perfect recipe for success."
"Our ideal is to create a real feeling of community spirit, a focal point for Derby business folk, town shoppers and local creatives."
Coffee-suppers, tea sippers, creative types, students and business clientèle all gather to experience the convivial vibe at BEAN.
A fusion of natural and urban, the ultimate in bright & modern, we focus on simplicity, taste and service, so what you get is quality no nonsense food that's freshly prepared and served with a smile.