Cafés and hubs

Have a cuppa, help a veteran!

From Cappuccinos to Americanos, Lattes to Macchiatos, come enjoy a proper coffee. We also serve tasty treats, teas and soft drinks. Our suppliers include Yorkshire Tea and The Baytown Coffee Company.

All monies raised through our Sharpe’s cafés go towards helping former emergency service and armed forces back on their feet.

Sharpe's. Coffee. Company. sign

Sharpe’s Café – Gosport

Pop in to Gosport Sharpe’s café on the High Street!

Sharpe’s Café – Lancaster

Lancaster cafe

Find Lancaster Sharpe’s café on Market Street, Lancaster.

Sharpe’s Café – Scarborough

Scarborough charity cafe on Newborough

Cakes and coffee galore are available at Scarborough Sharpe’s café on Newborough.

Sharpe’s Café – Hawick

Our Hawick cafe on the High Street

Come in and relax in our High Street Hawick Sharpe’s café.

Sharpe’s Café – Redcar

Redcar cafe on West Terrace

Enjoy a cuppa in Redcar Sharpe’s café on West Terrace.

As seen on TV

Sean Bean and Sharpe gang

The adventures of Major Sharpe, as played by Sean Bean, have delighted TV audiences and readers for years. We’re honoured our patron Bernard Cornwell has allowed us to name our cafés after his hero.

World-exclusive merchandise

Mugs and merchandise for sale in our Hawick cafe

Our cafés sell the world-exclusive range of Sharpe merchandise, including mugs and coffee blends.

Spread the word

Coffee and coffee bags copyright Rob Leyland

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