Food at 52 offers an ideal one-off memorable venue and kitchen hire for food PR and marketing, product launches, food photography, and other cookery based events. With a warm and homely style, our interior is unlike any other cookery school’s.

Exclusive use of our central London kitchen and lounge meeting space provides a refreshing change from the usual more formal and starchy classroom environment of cooking schools. No stainless steel here!

Have a look at our kitchen and venue hire space

The oak banquet table in our kitchen where we gather around during cooking classes.The rustic oak banquet table in our kitchen with a view of the pantry and scullery.A stocked pantry adds a warm, homey feel to our kitchen venue.Our upstairs lounge is great for predrinks or meetings with its chesterfield sofas and plenty of character.Painted glass windows in our upstairs lounge add warmth and atmosphere.Copper cookware completes the cottage kitchen effect.Spirits and vinegars on display in our kitchen.Our resident guitar and piano have provided amusement to may of our cooking group classes.The carrom board in our upstairs lounge.A model airplane on our piano. We love the little touches.Closeup of the suit of armour in our lounge.

Our flexible approach to kitchen and venue hire means we tailor each package for you and offer many extras including hire of chefs, assistants, kitchen porters, and even shopping for you—all to make your event run smoothly and stress free. You may find our warm interior matches your needs as it is, but if not it is easily  styled to your specific theme with a few touches. Our kitchen space It has become a Moroccan palace, Tuscan garden party and Indian party house.

Take a virtual tour

Have a look around our kitchen with Google's internal street view below or by clicking here.

We're also happy to show you around in person too so you can feel our unique atmosphere in person, just get in touch.

Along with dry kitchen hires, we offer corporate meeting space hire in our lounge or kitchen including use of our TV screen, teas and coffees, lunches and refreshments (for an additional cost).

If you're looking for a kitchen and lounge space to hire to run an event, get in touch to discuss. There will be a Food at 52 contact on-site during your event to assist. Our capacity is up to around 30 people, depending on what activity you are planning.

Please enquire at for rates and availability, being sure to give your number so we can chat more.