This espresso bar differs from a normal café, with a heady mix of caffeine, cocktails and music giving this Shoreditch venue a funky vibe. Breakfast and lunch featuring cakes, pastries and small plates are served here, while the bar opens up for fun into the night.
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Venue Details & Map
213 Old StreetThe CityLondonEC1V 9NR
- +44 (0)20 7490 7490
- Public transport:
- Old Street, Underground
Very cool place. I had some time to kill before getting on a shuttle to Stansted, so at 7am, my friend and I desperately needed a cup of coffee to get us through the coming hours of Ryanair agony. I had their latte, no complaints. I shared the blueberry muffin, which pleasantly surprised me. Instead of just dried blueberries, it had a gooey center. Clearly fresh baked (and yummy).
Being from Los Angeles, I love me the coffee scene in any way, shape, or form. Is place is in one of the busiest hubs in e city, located right across the underground rail station on Old St, so it's always busy. And loud. It's worth it for all the people watching you get to do and soak up the ambiance of the city, though.
The coffee here is freaking amazing. They have all the different...more
The coffee world is a small one. You could almost describe it as somewhat incestuous. If you speak to somebody in coffee chances are they'll know somebody you know.
It's also often known, unfortunately, for being wanky (for want of a better word). The thing is, more often than not, it really isn't. You can chat to the barista behind the machine and ask questions about your coffee and they'd...more
I live nearby and would walk by every day thinking, what is this grungy, hipster place, without giving it further thought. As I started to get more into the Grind chain of cafes, I gave this place a try and have been coming back consistently ever since. I like it and it's funky.
The only real downside is that it's kind of small and the music is loud on the weekends.
Coffee is good. Not out...more
Trendy, trendy! This is the place to go if you want to mingle with whoever is mingling here.
I didn't like it though as it was cramped, noisy and expensive! However the service was brisk and the coffee was incredible...more