About Cafe Create

Opened in 2012, CafE Create is in the heart of Bristol’s green hub, The Create Centre.

Great space, conducive to work time meeting and eating … Room for large groups and quiet areas too. Galleries for lectures and seminars and exhibitions. A buzzing and creative environment. A place to explore, participate and relax. Free wifi.T

The cafe’s creative team work with customers taking ideas from all around, absorbing the diverse food culture and eateries in Bristol and further afield. Customers share their favourite recipes and staff make an effort to provide options suitable for specialist diets.

They are committed to supporting the sustainability agenda and actively seek solutions to reducing waste and minimising their impact on the environment. Proud to support the £Bristol pound and have received a Gold in the Fairtrade Business Awards 2016.

Behind the scenes you will find staff peeling, chopping, whisking, kneading, baking – the signs of real cooking. No packets, just freshly delivered produce from Bristol’s local traders. Cafe Create serves teas, coffees and a selection of homemade cakes to be proud of. Specialist dietary needs are catered for including vegan, gluten or dairy free, so delicious they tempt all the customers.

Lunches are delicious and varied- choose from quiches, tarts, roulade, pizzas, Scotch eggs etc etc. with amazing salads. Hot options include the soup of the day, the now legendary dhal or the humble baked potato topped with hot and cold choices. You will also find sandwiches with great fillings, made special with homemade pickles and chutneys. There really is something for everyone.


Cafe Create operates a sister service, The Good Cook School which offers: cooking workshops, children’s parties and offers a range of cooking and healthy eating sessions to schools and community groups. They work with all ages, from toddlers to elderly.


Cafe Create is developing a range of frozen ready meals for people to cook at home and for catering outlets such as pubs and restaurants. More details to follow soon, in the meantime, please contact for more information.


Our Suppliers

At Cafe Create we source as much as possible from the local supply chain. We use the best quality ingredients.

Here are some of our suppliers.

  • Teas and coffees - Fairtrade, Clipper, Pukka, Extract
  • All meat is local and free range – Rare Butchers, Southville
  • Falafel – Jacob’s Finest
  • Milk – Chew Valley Dairy
  • Cheese – Lye Cross Farm
  • Sour Dough – Mark’s Bread
  • Bread – Herbert’s
  • Olives, olive oils etc – The Real Olive Company

Jobs at Cafe Create



We are looking for a cook to manage our small team at Café Create. We need an all rounder, who wants to be at the heart of the business, ensuring the high standards are maintained and that custom continues to grow.

Café Create is based within The Create Centre, Bristol’s environmental hub. We serve lunch, sandwiches, snacks, teas and coffees. We also offer a buffet service and cater for events. We pride ourselves on offering exciting dishes which keep our customers engaged and coming back for more.

The successful candidate will:

•be responsible for planning the daily changing menu

•develop our menu to meet agreed GP’s

•prepare a range of dishes, including the dish of the day, salads and soups

•be committed to cooking from scratch, using fresh, seasonal and local ingredients

•supervise staff and ensure the smooth running of the kitchen

•ensure the kitchen complies with SFBB requirements

•liaise with suppliers and order ingredients

•have a good understanding of allergies and specialist diets

•have at least 2 years of experience working as a chef in commercial setting

We can offer you:

•an opportunity to be creative and develop own ideas

•a friendly team

•day time hours, no weekends

•option to join pension scheme

•paid breaks and free staff meals, drinks

We are committed to supporting the sustainability agenda and actively seek solutions to reducing waste and minimising their impact on the environment. We serve mainly vegetarian/vegan dishes. Proud to support the £Bristol pound, we have been accredited by Bristol City Council Wellbeing in the Workplace Charter and The Bristol Eating Better Award Scheme.

Hours: Full-time, Monday to Friday (daytime hours, to be negotiated)

Salary £21,840

If you would like to find out more please email your CV to Sophie at info@cafecreate.uk.com and we will send you a full job description and person specification.



Kitchen Porter

Kitchen Porter

We are looking for a kitchen porter to join our small team at Café Create. We need an extra pair of hands to support the other staff.

Main duties include washing up and general cleaning. Potential for food prep and barista training.

We can offer you

·        a friendly and supportive team

·        the opportunity for overtime

·        barista training

·        food prep experience

·        free hot drinks

Hours: Monday to Friday 12-3pm (flexible)

Salary £8.30 per hour

If you would like to find out more please email your CV to Sophie at info@cafecreate.uk.com.



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