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  • About

    Ben's Canteen is proud to announce a collaboration with startup marketing agency We Grow Startups to launch a co-working community at our Clapham Junction restaurant.


    Not just pleasant spaces to work but we'll also give you loads of added benefits, from brilliant basics like high speed WiFi to discounts on everything from food & drink to professional products & services. We're dog friendly too!


    We're building a genuinely collaborative community of local entrepreneurs, as well as people who just want to get out of the house, work somewhere different and make some useful contacts! We'll hold weekly business surgeries, monthly networking events and send out a newsletter to promote your business to the community.


    We're also a proud partner of Wandsworth Chamber of Commerce.


    Only £20 + VAT per month (on a rolling monthly contract)

  • Benefits

    We offer plenty of benefits to our members, including:

    Ben's Discount Card

    30% off all food & drink at Ben's Canteen. Time Out's Best Restaurant in Wandsworth

    Discounted Products

    Insurance, printing, accounting software, PR tool kits, virtual assistants, delivery logistics

    Weekly Expert Surgeries

    Law, accountancy, marketing, PR, social media, web design, app building, IT, HR, recruitment, franchising and business planning

    Finance Contacts

    Local loans, R&D grants, crowdfunding, financial advisors, workplace pensions advice, banking

    High Speed Wi-Fi

    Recently upgraded!

    Plenty Of Seats

    Easy access to power sockets


    Free event space hire, access to a wide range of local business contacts, weekly newsletter, 1 year's half price membership of the Wandsworth Chamber of Commerce

  • Member Directory

    Our current members include...

    James Schad, Founder

    We Grow Startups

    A digital marketing agency for fast growing businesses

    Chris Galkowski founder of Estata Marketing an award winning property marketing company based in London

    Chris Galkowski, Managing Director

    Estata Marketing

    Design-led marketing agency working across print & digital

    Bob Godber, Business Development

    Ben's Canteen, Bloody Bens,

    Refresh Renovations

    Restaurants, Bloody Mary mix and a renovations franchise business!

    Deanna Watkins, Graphic Designer

    Paper Tiger Creative

    Freelance graphic design for print, web and digital media

    Martin Adams, Managing Director


    Branded promotional merchandise and e-marketing services

    Rajeshwari Channakrishna,

    PR Consultant
    MarcWorks Consulting
    Marcomm and PR consulting for clients in the IT and B2B space

    Elena Gracia, Founder

    Spanish Gastro Larder

    Importing Spanish extra virgin olive oil and the best olives & nuts in the world!

    Diego Alto, Solutions Architect


    IT consultant, bespoke logistics and

    e-commerce software developer

  • Upcoming Events

    We feature entrepreneurial and freelancer based events every month!

  • Contact Us

    Get in touch with any questions or just pop in and say hi!


    Clapham Junction restaurant - less than 10 minutes walk from the train station with connections to Waterloo and Victoria

    140 St John's Hill, London, SW11 1SL
    Mon-Thu 10.30am - 6pm, Fri 9am - 6pm
  • Terms & Conditions

    Benatwork.space membership agreement


    This service is managed jointly by Full Larder Ltd (trading as Ben’s Canteen) and We Grow Startups

    Ltd. This partnership will be referred to as "we” or “benatwork.space"; in the below document.



    1. Membership can’t be transferred nor sold to another individual without permission of benatwork.space.

    2. Membership does not entitle you to use the address of Ben's Canteen for mail, postings, deliveries, business address registration or any other use of address.

    3. Failure for payment of membership fees will results in the cancellation of the membership and the loss of all accompanying benefits.

    4. Co-workers should show consideration for other co-workers, restaurant patrons, staff and the environment they're working in. We may suspend or cancel the membership of any member who behaves inappropriately.

    5. Membership can be cancelled by emailing james@wegrowstartups.co giving 2 weeks' notice. There is no joining fee payable.

    6. When applying for membership of benatwork.space, the Member confirms that they have read and agrees to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.


    Pricing and Availability

    1. Standard price for membership is £20 + VAT per month, made payable in advance.

    2. There is no contract and members can cancel their membership at any time.

    3. We reserve the right to reject membership applications and refund the initial month's membership fee.

    4. We reserve the right to withdraw the membership scheme at any time by giving one month’s notice to existing members.


    Location and Seating

    1. Membership is applicable to the Clapham Junction venue (140 St John's Hill, SW11 1SL).

    2. We will make all reasonable efforts to offer guaranteed seating at both venues, which have plenty of capacity. We will endeavour to give notice of any potential disruptions.

    3. We offer seating for members between 9am to 6pm Monday-Fridays. Members are welcome to visit outside co-worker hours and enjoy the venue as a restaurant and use their Ben’s Canteen discount card. From 6pm weekdays and at the weekend restaurant guests will take priority.

    4. Members and guests are responsible for their belongings and anything they bring to Ben's Canteen. No items should be left overnight on site.

    5. All tabs are to be settled on the same day.

    6. No outside food nor drink can be consumed on the premises. Members are provided with a Ben’s Canteen discount card to enjoy the food and drink provided by the restaurant.


    Warranties and Liability:

    1. Benatwork.space will take reasonable care when hosting events or providing services. Where benatwork.space uses the service of any agent or third party (such as speakers at events) the Club does not give any warranty, guarantee or indemnity in that respect.

    2. If benatwork.space introduces members to professional service providers (e.g. accountants, lawyers, financial advisors etc) or any other services (eg included.co), members are expected to do their own due diligence. Benatworkspace or anyone associated with it, does not give any warranty, guarantee or indemnity in respect of any introductions. We accept no liability for the for work done by service or other providers, the failings of any providers are the responsibility of individual members.

    3. Except in cases of death or personal injury caused by our negligence, we shall not be liable to the Member by reason of any representation (unless fraudulent or negligent) for any loss of profit or any indirect, special or consequential loss, damage costs, expenses or other claims (whether caused by the negligence of the benatwork.space or its agents or otherwise) which arise out of or in connection with being a member of benatwork.space. This applies to members both present and past.

    4. Benatwork.space shall not be liable to the Member or be deemed to be in breach of these Terms by reason of any delay in performing, or any failure to perform, any of our obligations.


    English law shall apply to this agreement, and the parties agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the English courts.