Chef Charlie Williams is the owner and operator of 5.ATE Café. He has had a passion for cooking for over 30 years and has been rock climbing for 15 years. Charlie graduated with an industrial design degree from Georgia Tech and was in the Navy for 4 years as a technician.
Chef Charlie has traveled to many countries: Italy, England, Scotland, and Argentina, just to name a few. He developed a great pallet for food and coffee by experiencing them and the way they are prepared around the world. Charlie jumped at the chance to share his creativity and homemade recipes by opening the 5.ATE Café inside inSPIRE Rock indoor climbing gym. It is a great way to have both of his passions at one time: food and climbing.
So that is how 5.ATE Café was born. Many of you may be wondering what the name 5.ATE means? Well, stop on by and ask Chef Charlie yourself! Don't forget to try our amazing food and fresh coffee.