food with a purpose

Down to Earth is a warm and vibrant place to meet, eat and cook together. We create spaces for community cooking and training events with social inclusion and environmental sustainability at the heart of what we do and how we do it.

eating well

We believe that eating well and living sustainably go hand in hand and have the potential to enhance well-being and bring about great social and environmental change. To keep a grounded approach, we are guided by the ‘One Planet Living‘ framework, putting social well-being and environmental sustainability at the core of the cafe. Whether meeting a…


We create plant-based meals using the Good Food Oxfordshire Cooking Toolkit. This means developing flavour combinations and flexible recipes based on available ingredients. We rely on fresh and seasonal produce and are largely dependent on the availability of surplus food.