Frank's rooftop cafe is now open for the Summer!


It must be officially the start of Summer - cos Frank’s Cafe, our famous Peckham rooftop bar has just opened at Bold Tendencies just in time for the Sunny weather (fingers crossed).

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Frank’s Cafe, now in it’s 11th year is the flagship architectural commission of Bold Tendencies - Peckham’s not-for-profit arts organisation. It was opened in 2009 by bartender Frank Boxer and chef Michael Davies, making use of the top floors of Peckham’s disused multi-storey carpark.

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This popular Peckham rooftop bar now draws in huge crowds not only known for its spectacular views across the capital and Campari-based cocktails but also its art installations. This year Bold Tendencies will be presenting the work of six artists we address the multifaceted world of this urgent subject of ‘Fiction’. No doubt you will also see lots more Insta posts of the insta famous pink stairs enterance created by artist Simon Whybray.

You will also find a tasty selection of food up on the rooftop think hot wings (£7.50) and bar snacks like olives, padron peppers and hummus snacks (£3-£6.50). As well as brunch options on the weekend,

As well as art installations and of Frank’s cafe Bold Tendencies also hosts the award-winning Multi-Story Orchestra as well as other events.

See you up on the rooftop for some sunset spritzes!

Access on foot:
The car park is a short walk from Peckham Rye station. Turn left down Rye Lane (towards McDonalds), cross the road at the pedestrian crossing. Santander will then be on your right hand side and you should be facing the Multiplex cinema. Walk towards the cinema and turn right – here on your left you will find the staircase leading up to Bold Tendencies which is manned at all times.

Opening hours: open Tues-Sun, until 11pm; from 5pm Tues-Wed, from 2pm Thu-Fri, from 11am Sat-Sun.

Price: entry is free.

Dog friendly venue : yay!

Frank’s Cafe at Bold Tendencies, 95a Rye Lane, SE15 4ST. Peckham Rye Overground.