Algerian Coffee Stores was opened in 1887 by Mr Hassan. With over a century of experience in the world of coffee and using the finest Arabica beans, and with over 60 different blends available, Algerian Coffee Stores are one of the leading coffee experts in the UK, specialising in the creation of new exclusive blends to suit the individual entrepreneur.
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Algerian Coffee Stores
52 Old Compton StreetSohoLondonW1D 4PB
- +44 (0)20 7437 2480
- Public transport:
- Leicester Square, Underground
Absolutely love this little place. I feel it always gets overlooked or bypassed far too easily due to it's location. It took me a couple of times wandering past for me to realise it's actually a treasure trove to coffee and tea lovers. The staff here are so knowledgeable about the products they're selling that it's very easy to get carried away and start asking a million and one questions...more
This is my top coffee shop in London, bar none. One of the main reasons I go there is to be served by people who seriously know coffee and are passionate about it. A middle eastern friend introduced me to arabic coffee that is mixed with a bit of ground cardamom (which he brought to me from the middle east). I went to Algerian Coffee and of course they knew how to make it. They ground the...more
I've only got into coffee in the last year or two but wow. This tiny place in Soho has a coffee for £1! And the range of beans which you can take away whole or grounded is epic! Their is so much choice and when you walk inside you can almost sense the history of the place. I looked it up after I went again last week (I went and bought a batch of grounded Bolivian beans which I love to take...more
The smell of coffee hits you before you get through the door.
The shop is small but welcoming and they sell a wide range of coffee beans for very reasonable prices or you can order an espresso shot/black americano to go for £1. Seriously the best coffee in soho and probably the cheapest, I would recommend this to any coffee lover.more
The Algerian Coffee Shop has been my saving grace on a number of I'm-so-hung-over-I-think-I'm going-to-die but I have to go to work occasions. They are the coffee connoisseurs of Soho and the 100 year-old traditional counter is a real treat to be served from.
They sell an amazing list of coffee and teas to take away at dirt cheap prices. An Espresso is only 70p, probably the cheapest (and...more