The Living Cafè

Our coffee is roasted locally and supplied by Exe Coffee Roasters. We offer a variety of options including paninis, salads, pasta pots, wraps and sandwiches, along with a range of healthy fruit smoothies and milkshakes made with thick ice cream and fresh fruit. If you fancy a treat, try our selection of cakes and other sweet treats from the Exploding Bakery!

The Living Cafè

At The Living Cafe we can accommodate for all dietary requirements. We’re situated on the ground floor in the magnificent St Sidwell’s Point. Whether you’re using the leisure facilities, or just stopping by the café, you can come along and enjoy our wide selection of food and drink in the bright, welcoming and fresh space.

Our coffee is roasted locally and supplied by the team at Exe Coffee Roasters. If you fancy a sweet treat, we have a delicious selection of tray bakes and cakes from our favourite local suppliers, including Cocorico, Wildflower, Exploding Bakery and more.

Our selection changes regularly, here are some deals you’ll find in the café:

- Hot Drink and a Cake

- Lunch Deal:
Includes a sandwich, salad or pasta pot, with crisps or a yoghurt, and a canned drink


Mon - Sat: 08:30 - 18:00
Sunday: 09:00 - 17:00

At The Living Café, we strive for high quality food, drinks and service at affordable prices. We love championing our favourite local suppliers and supporting independent businesses within our community.

We are proud to be situated within St Sidwell’s Point, the first leisure centre in the UK to be built to Passivhaus standard.

We are committed to upholding the incredible sustainability credentials of the building; our packaging is entirely bio-degradable and our loyalty cards are embedded with wild flower seeds, which can be planted just as soon as you’ve claimed your free coffee!

The Living Café is open to everyone, and we look forward to welcoming you soon



Latest news and information from Exeter City Council


Keeping you safe
at our centres


  • We have reduced class capacity to encourage social distancing


  • We have implemented an intensive cleaning schedule for all contact surfaces
  • We have installed protective barrier screens to protect you and our staff where appropriate


  • We have implemented an intensive cleaning schedule for all contact surfaces