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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
A wonderful and quaint little place just off the beaten track, that hold charm and charisma.
There are two parts to this business.
On the ground level there is a fantastic coffee shop that has a relaxed and informal vibe with an eclectic, homely, but surprisingly airy Decor. This is the perfect place to hang out when on Brick Lane with some time to kill. I personally always go there for...more
Just tucked away from Brick Lane is this quaint little Tea Room and Shop. As soon as I walked in to the Vintage Emporium, I instantly got the "this is where I want to be" feeling. The decor in this shop is absolute perfection, with worn in Chesterfield couches and chairs and stunning Victorian touches to the ceiling.
There is a good selection of coffees, teas and juices here as well as some...more