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The Vintage Emporium and Tea Rooms
14 Bacon StreetShadwellLondonE1 6LF
- +44 (0)20 7739 0799
- Public transport:
- Shoreditch, Underground
I never actually check out the Vintage Clothes downstairs, but if the Coffee upstairs stood out much or was cheaper, this'd easily be 5-stars. If I've an hour or two to kill in East London, I invariably spend them chilling out at Vintage Emporium with a bunch of Artists and Musicians (Musicians seriously, there always seems to be a few pop in for a bit of busking after the Sunday Brick Lane...more
I was really into it until they asked us to leave!
The vibe is very hipster and eclectic. Cool ambient atmosphere. It's very becoming. However on Tuesdays they have a life drawing class. The place gets really crowded.
I was there enjoying my late with a friend when dude who works there comes over and asks us if we're staying for the drawing class or had to leave. I mean seriously?! LOL. At...more
Great, great, great looking cafe with a fun vibe. Except for the very awkward chic (the owner?) behind the counter. It was like pulling teeth to get answers about cakes and food suggestions. Chica, lighten up. You work in a fabulous shop! Oh well. Maybe she was having a bad day.
I had a delicious iced coffee (not too weak, yay!) and lemon raspberry slab/pound cake. After snacking I headed...more
I have moved to London less than three weeks ago and I've managed to come here as much as I could. They serve good teas and make really good cakes. At first I was drawn to their carrot one, but when I tried their coffee and walnut cake I was tongue-blown.
I particularly love their tuesday nights because they arrange a drawing session with a model, creating a very friendly and cozy atmosphere...more
Absolutely love this place. Almost didn't want to write a review, cos i'd like this place to remain a well kept secret. Just off brick lane, and has a vintage shop downstairs (which i haven't looked at closely).
The cafe is decorated amazingly. Super cozy and relaxed. The staff are really friendly, and the prices are fair.
Have tried their coffees and teas, both of which are good, and even...more