September London Coffee News

It’s been a busy month so this month’s news is necessarily brief. London’s Best Coffee Derek and the team have worked hard on this one and it’s great to see London’s Best Coffee app in website form. Not only are all the cafe reviews here with some great new photos but also news stories most […]

August London Coffee News

  Continuing with my monthly roundups of the London scene… August has seen new openings already and some coffeeshops have come to my attention…. The opening of Lanark Coffee on Hackney Road is one that has been long awaited by those of us who’ve appreciated Greg Boyce’s coffee-making abilities and barista wit and banter at […]

London Bubble Tea

Stop Stop Press Biju Bubble Tea Lounge opened in Soho in Summer 2014 and have taken London bubble tea to a whole other level with an open bar, two tea espresso machines, cocktail shaking of drinks, all natural flavours  and sweeteners and fresh organic milk. Highly recommended. Stop Stop Press   Stop Press Yao Yao […]

London Christmas and New Year 2013/4 Independent Coffeeshop openings

I’ve organised this by sections: click on the areas to go straight there. West End North, Central and City East South and West My coffee map West End Notes Music Coffee 31 St Martins Lane 24th 7.30am-5pm 25th closed Boxing Day 10am-6pm 27-28th 9am-10pm 29th 10am-6pm 30th 9am-9pm NYE 9am-5pm 1st closed Back to normal […]

Fond Memories – London Coffeeshops no longer serving…

With the news of the closure of Damson, Fred and Frann, and Salt this week I wondered how many of the third wave/independent/speciality coffeeshops open since the 2008/9/10 revolution had actually closed their doors. I always maintained it was very few, especially given the economic climate but the list is slowly growing. Sometimes places close […]