Best Cafes or Coffee Shops in London

Locals’ favorite places

1. Shoreditch Grind
213 Old St
77local recommendations
David says “Ok, I own it so i'm biased, but Shoreditch Grind has the best coffee and is one of the coolest scene...” ·
2. De Beauvoir Deli Co
98 Southgate Rd
81local recommendations
Angela says “Boutique deli - excellent coffee (Monmouth Coffee Company), cakes, sandwiches, salads, meat and chee...” ·
3. Daylesford
208-212 Westbourne Grove
72local recommendations
Meg says “This stems from the famous Daylesford Organic Farm in the Cotswolds of England. Fresh organic food r...” ·
4. E Pellicci
332 Bethnal Green Rd
80local recommendations
Myss says “Since 1900 this workers’ caff has provided carbs and protein in eggy, meaty and pan-fried form to th...” ·
5. Pimlico Fresh
86-87 Wilton Rd
63local recommendations
Alex And Christina
Alex And Christina says “Packed every day full of people who know just how fresh, delicious and healthy the food here is. Wel...” ·
6. Climpson & Sons Cafe
67 Broadway Market
63local recommendations
Robin says “In a street of pretentious coffee bars this one takes the biscuit” ·
7. Allpress Espresso Bar
58 Redchurch St
53local recommendations
John And Hayley
John And Hayley says “Great coffee place, especially famous for their filter coffee. You can also buy beans/ground coffee ...” ·
8. Ozone Coffee Roasters
11 Leonard St
47local recommendations
Maria says “In Shoreditch, or TechCity, one of the best brunch places in London. All day brunch in case you don'...” ·
9. Look mum no hands!
49 Old St
50local recommendations
Sue says “Upon arrival at look mum no hands! (LMNH), the name suddenly makes sense – the coffee shop is also a...” ·
10. Lisboa Patisserie
57 Golborne Rd
48local recommendations
Mark says “The best pastel de natas (Portuguese custard tarts) in London and good Portuguese coffee. Popular wi...” ·
11. L’eau à La Bouche
35-37 Broadway Market
50local recommendations
Kiki says “Charming French cafe/ deli in the heart of Broadway Market, great for a light lunch.” ·
12. The London Particular
401 New Cross Rd
46local recommendations
Andrea & Ellen
Andrea & Ellen says “Great for brunch, lunch and dinner (Wednesday through Sunday). Open kitchen, outdoor space and conte...” ·
13. The CoffeeWorks Project
96-98 Islington High St
41local recommendations
Pascal & Nathalie
Pascal & Nathalie says “Always busy coffee place right in the heart of Angel. Have a walk and discover some nice independent...” ·
14. La Fromagerie
30 Highbury Park
42local recommendations
Terence says “The best cheese in London, smelly smelly cheese shop... brilliant. If only there was an app on the s...” ·
15. Monmouth Coffee
27 Monmouth St
43local recommendations
Kenny says “Your room overlooks Monmouth Street, the home of Monmouth Coffee. People say it's the finest in Lond...” ·
16. Leila's Shop
Calvert Ave
41local recommendations
Boris says “***£ MUST Café breakfast/brunch. Lovely local place. So much love and care. Simple and delicious foo...” ·
17. Coffee Plant
180 Portobello Rd
43local recommendations
Helena says “Organic, Fairtrade coffee & teas, snacks, toasted sandwishes, smoothies. Great baristas, Free WiFi. ...” ·
18. Acoustic Brasserie
60 Newington Green
39local recommendations
Henrietta & Gareth
Henrietta & Gareth says “Lovely! The Turkish take on English breakfasts, with roast lunches on Sundays etc. They are super ni...” ·
19. Counter Cafe
7 Roach Rd
46local recommendations
Mil says “The centre of the art community of Hackney Wick, from here you can pick your way around the local gr...” ·
20. Tina, We Salute You. N1
47 King Henry's Walk
45local recommendations
Clemence says “Lovely coffee place. Coffee, Tea, Chocolate is really good, as well as their home made patisserie. E...” ·
21. Gracelands
118 College Rd
38local recommendations
Ruth says “Their coffee will keep you going for hours :). This place does lovely breakfasts and lunches served...” ·
22. Wilton Way Cafe
63 Wilton Way
37local recommendations
Vanessa says “Small but great café! Next to hairdressers and Bourough Wines. I recommend portobello mushrooms, roc...” ·
23. La Fromagerie
2-6 Moxon St
35local recommendations
Sarah says “Artisan grocery store selling specially sourced produce and featuring the famous Cheese Room! Lovely...” ·
24. Monmouth Coffee Company
2 Park St
36local recommendations
Roland says “Highly recommended cafe at Borough Market. One of the companies most actively raising the standard ...” ·
25. The Good Egg
93 Stoke Newington Church St
35local recommendations
Claire says “Casual breakfast-til-late neighbourhood spot serving New York and Middle Eastern influenced dishes ...” ·
26. Workshop Coffee Clerkenwell
27 Clerkenwell Rd
38local recommendations
Dominic says “Good for brunch, but be prepared to que! Fantastic coffee. Great burger, probably best avoid at peak...” ·
27. Cable Cafe
8 Brixton Rd
37local recommendations
Evan And Victoria
Evan And Victoria says “A cosy cafe close to the park to have a quiet coffee or enjoy their yummy hot chocolate. Turns into ...” ·
28. Regency Cafe
17-19 Regency St
36local recommendations
Nicolas says “The Regency Café opened in 1946 on Regency Street, near Westminster London. This popular place is de...” ·
29. The Front Room Cafe
158 Tollington Park
36local recommendations
Johanna says “The décor is eclectic which gives it a homely feel. Friendly staff. They serve delicious coffee, coo...” ·
30. Proud Mary's
1C Oaklands Grove
36local recommendations
Francesca says “Cafe for breakfast onwards - there is another smaller version closer to the house - it is opposite t...” ·