Cafe Carlisle

Our Story

Hi everyone! Our names are Bruce & Luke.

We started this (Caffeine Powered) adventure on the 3rd of Sept 2011 and we have been excited and shaking ever since!

Foxes is a quirky venue with a welcoming soul; it’s positioned snugly on the original cobbles of Abbey Street, nestled neatly between Carlisle Castle and Carlisle Cathedral within the ‘Historic Quarter’.

When we first begun our aim was to create an environment as infectious as the great outdoors where everyone can relax and every passer-by gets a hello.

Our journey keeps on going and we would love to invite you along. So here are some fun and exciting things we’ve done so far!

The Cinema Lounge Winter Special!

Last Wednesday was a great night with a special Cinema Lounge here at Foxes.
We were joined by local artists that dabbled in all forms from poetry, musicians, story telling and of course it wouldn’t be a cinema lounge without film makers showing great shorts.…

Written on 14/12/2013 Read more »

The love story of Florence.

The story began with some searching on the line, we came across Florence.  A La Marzocco strada, one of the best machines in the coffee world.…

Written on 26/11/2013 Read more »