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
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I'm not a coffee drinker, but I'm giving it 5 stars anyway!
I needed a £10 secret santa gift for a coffee lover, and had no idea what to get him. All I knew were the few different coffee beans he has, and thats about it. But the guys in the shop were super nice!
They gave me some suggestions based on what my coworker drank, and for £10, I came away with 2 x 125g pouches of coffee, and a...more
I was really disappointed by this place, as I went all the way there thinking it was an Algerian coffee store, as the name would suggest. Well, never have I been so mislead. Apparently this place used to be Algerian but was since bought by Italian people, who made it very, very Italian. There are lots of Italian products available, chocolate, nougat, sweets... Which is very nice if it's what...more
Huge selection of coffees, teas, and their respective paraphernalia, as well as incredibly delicious £1.20 cappuccino. They're always happy to offer a suggestion, grind the coffee to my ridiculous specifications, and are all just really nice folks who are happy to chat, if it's not too busy for that. If I could live in here, I would.more
Confession time: I don't drink coffee.
Once I'd got my confession out of the way, (and caused a member of staff to feign a faint in confusion at the horror of a life without strong morning caffeine boosts...) I received some really helpful advice here.
I wanted to buy a grinder for my dad, along with a few types of beans. He loves coffee, and just retired, so I figured he'll have more time...more
Summary: Adorable little spot for buying whole beans, ground, or just getting a good cup of coffee. They do not currently have soy milk, but do have skim. One of the better cheaper lattes I've had in the city by far.
The Shop: This tiny place has beans from all over and a fairly knowledgeable staff to answer all questions. There is also high quality chocolate for sale.
The Coffee: For...more