The Best Coffee Shops in London


The Best Coffee Shops in London


This guide explores the best coffee shops in London right now.

We invite readers to like their favourite coffee shops and this article is showing the top coffee shops in London, in order of votes.

London is a city known for its rich history and culture. But there’s more to London than just the big landmarks and museums.

The city is also home to some of the best coffee shops in the world.

Whether you’re looking for a place to relax and unwind or get some work done, these coffee shops have got you covered.

So if you’re planning a trip to London, be sure to check out some of these spots!

Let’s explore the best coffee shops in London right now.

How many can you say you’ve been to?

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The Wolseley

Open 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
160 Piccadilly, London W1J 9EB
Glamorous Mayfair restaurant/café. Serves British/European cuisine as well as afternoon tea. Located in Green Park, Central London.
The Wolseley in St James is one of the greatest spots to visit if you’re looking for a unique experience. This chic cafe-restaurant offers an art-filled atmosphere with cosy European décor, making it feel like dining in a grand setting. It’s a great spot for celebrity sightings, too; many well-known stars have popped in for…

Petersham Nurseries Richmond

Open 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Petersham Rd, Richmond TW10 7AB
Charming restaurant within a glasshouse. Seasonal Italian/British cuisine served among nature. Located in Richmond, South West London.
Petersham Nurseries Richmond is more than just a garden centre; it’s a unique destination for those seeking beauty, nature and sumptuous food. The venue is known for its timeless elegance and its beautifully curated selection of plants, gardening tools and homeware. But it’s not just the merchandise that makes Petersham Nurseries Richmond so special –…

Timmy Green

Open 8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11 Sir Simon Milton Square, London SW1E 5DJ
Healthy dishes inspired by Australian cuisine. All day menu from the brains behind Daisy Green and Beany Green. Located in the Victoria Westminster area of Central London.
Get your taste buds ready for Timmy Green, a London based eatery with heart! Named after an Aussie cowboy who lived life to the fullest, it’s no surprise that modern Australian cuisine is served here. The menu features fresh salads, flavourful soups and hearty sandwiches all made from only the freshest ingredients – prepared on-site…

The Breakfast Club Battersea Rise

Open 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Breakfast Club, Battersea Rise, 5-9 Battersea Rise, London SW11 1HG
Vintage breakfast hangout spot. English & American breakfast & brunch favourites. Located in the Battersea/Clapham area, South West London.
The Breakfast Club Battersea Rise is the go-to spot for locals and tourists alike! Located in a prime area of London, this restaurant offers an array of delicious breakfast dishes as well as lunch & dinner plates. Feast on classic English breakfasts or try something different with Eggs Benedict or Smoked Salmon & Scrambled Egg…

Antipodea Kew

Open 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9 Station Approach, London, Richmond TW9 3QB
All-day Australian restaurant. Bohemian healthy cuisine. Located in Kew, West London.
Escape the hustle and bustle of West London at Antipodea Kew, a bright cafe with an inviting family-friendly atmosphere. Enjoy delicious eggs benedict for breakfast or indulge in pastries from the dessert menu – no matter what you choose, there’s something to satisfy every craving! Find all your favourite Aussie classics like avocado toast alongside…

Little Georgia Hackney

Open 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
87 Goldsmiths Row, London E2 8QR
Creative Georgian dishes & imported wines. Unique food, BYOB, exclusive sandwiches and homemade cakes. Located in the Haggerston/Hackney area of East London.
Welcome to Little Georgia, Hackney’s home of Georgian fine-dining. The cosy atmosphere is perfect for couples or friends looking to treat themselves with some quality time and cuisine. Impress your taste buds with their signature shakshuka at breakfast, the spicy chicken aragvi during dinner – all accompanied by homemade cheesecake as a sweet finish! With…


Open 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9 Duke of York Square, London SW3 4LY
All-day circular café/restaurant. Great international cuisine served by the team behind Caravan. Located on Sloane Square, in Chelsea.
Chelsea has always been known as a chic and trendy area to explore, but what really makes it stand out is the amazing restaurant/cafe Vardo. Located around the corner from King’s Road in Duke of York Square, this gem boasts stunning interiors with high ceilings and grand chandeliers – ideal for an unforgettable dining experience.…

German Gymnasium Grand Cafe

Open 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
1 King's Blvd, London N1C 4BU
Geman Grand Café in a former gym space. Elegant first floor restaurant, two bars and an outdoor terrace. Located in the heart of King’s Cross and St Pancras.
Experience an international culinary adventure at London’s iconic German Gymnasium. Located near King’s Cross and St Pancras International Station, this steampunk-inspired restaurant combines modern fixtures with classic German touches – creating a warm atmosphere you won’t forget! Dig into traditional dishes like Wiener Schnitzel or Venison Goulash, then cap off the night with some of…

26 Grains

Open 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
1 Neal's Yard, London WC2H 9DP
Scandinavian inspired restaurant. Great coffee and healthy food selections. Located in Seven Dials, Covent Garden.
For an energy-filled morning or midday break, 26 Grains is Covent Garden’s hotspot. Scandinavia and healthy vibes come to life in the full menu of delicious options – plus some of London’s tastiest fresh brews! The staff are warm and inviting while you chow down with friends, family, or just your laptop… so don’t miss…

The Delaunay

Open 7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
55 Aldwych, London WC2B 4BB
Brasserie inspired by the grand cafés of Central Europe. Modern European menu from Germany and Austria. Located in London’s West End, Soho.
The Delaunay offers a truly remarkable experience unrivalled by any other. Their commitment to customer service excellence is clear from the moment you enter; their exceptionally attentive waitstaff are always willing to assist, create an incredibly comforting and warm atmosphere. Once in the kitchen, chefs craft outstandingly unique Austrian and German cuisine masterfully prepared with…

The Fleet Street Press

Open 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
3 Fleet St, Temple, London EC4Y 1AU
Artisanal coffee, cakes and sandwiches. Serving Press Coffee from their own roasters in Herne Hill. Press Coffee is available online and in-store, on Fleet Street.
London’s hidden gem, Fleet Street Press is the spot for an unforgettable coffee experience. Serving up only the best beans that are carefully brewed to perfection – with friendly baristas on hand who’ll make you feel welcome – it won’t take long before this place becomes your new fave haunt. They’ve got specialty drinks and…


Open 8:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Crispin, White's Row, London E1 7NF
All day Modern European restaurant and wine bar. The sharing plates are best here. Located in Spitalfields, near Liverpool Street.
Fancy some top European fare in Spitalfields? Look no further than Crispin – where you’ll find the latest European dishes made with fresh seasonal ingredients. Plus, an awesome selection of low intervention wines to sip on! Chill out and catch up with your pals over breakfast/brunch or dinner, all day long – because every appetite…

Polo Bar – 24hr Great British Café

Open 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
176 Bishopsgate, London EC2M 4NQ
British 24 hour café and bar. Famous for its pancakes and full English. Located in Bishopsgate, near Liverpool Street station.
Discover the hidden gem in the heart of London’s bustling financial district – Polo Bar, a 24-hour Great British Café, sequestered within the vibrant realm of Bishopsgate. As you step through its doors, prepare yourself to be engulfed by the quintessentially English atmosphere, where time seems to slip away as you indulge in a unique…

Chancery Press

Open 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
81 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1DD
Coffee shop located on Chancery Lane. Serving Press speciality coffee, teas and light snacks. Located in the heart of central London.
If you’re looking for the perfect spot to get your caffeine fix while in central London, look no further than Chancery Press! This speciality coffee house sources its beans from around the world, including Ethiopia, Brazil and Colombia. Not only does it provide deliciously brewed drinks like espresso or latte with a smile but they…

The Rosemary

Open 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
178 New Cross Rd, London SE14 5AA
Organic Hungarian restaurant. The finest ingredients sourced from certified organic farms located locally. Located in New Cross Gate, 14 minutes from London Bridge.
Craving culture? Look no further than The Rosemary Hungarian in South London. This restaurant is the real deal when it comes to traditional settings and authentic eats; dark wood finishings, white tablecloths – you name it! Not only that but their staff are friendly as can be so your experience will always be amazing —…


Open 7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
50 Marylebone High St, London W1U 5HN
Viennese restaurant. Serving classic Austrian cuisine. Located in Marylebone, London.
Get a taste of Austria with an adventure to Fischer’s in Marylebone. From schnitzel and goulash soup to apple strudel, indulge yourself in the classic Austrian flavours that make this restaurant & café so special. Shine up your best wheels for a romantic night out or casual catch-up over hearty dishes – become part of…


Open 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
20 Camden Psge, London N1 8ED
All-day Austrian restaurant and cafe. Cosy little restaurant serving authentic Austrian foods and wines. Located in Islington’s Camden Passage, Angel.
Get a taste of Austrian culture at Kipferl restaurant in London’s Angel district. Indulge in delicious schnitzel, goulash, and strudel dishes for lunch or dinner – all served up with a cosy atmosphere and knowledgable staff who will make sure your experience is one to remember! An adventure awaits those seeking an authentic culinary journey…


Open 8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
50-52 Sloane Square, London SW1W 8AS
French neighbourhood restaurant. Three rooms with Victorian designs. Located on Sloane Square, in Chelsea.
Colbert is your go-to for a swanky French feast. Nestled in Sloane Square, Chelsea’s chicest neighborhood, this classy eatery offers classic dishes with modern flair and an extensive wine list to match! Enjoy attentive service while soaking up the relaxed yet sophisticated ambiance of this historical listed building – perfect for special occasions or just…


Open 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
93 Kentish Town Rd, London NW1 8NY
Quirky halal Filipino restaurant serving Asian fusion. BYOB with Asian food from the Philippines, Thailand and Indonesia. Located in the Kentish Town/Camden area.
In search of an authentic Asian culinary experience? Look no further than Bintang in the vibrant London neighborhood of Kentish Town/Camden. Here, you’ll find a diverse array of delicious cuisines from China, Japan, Thailand, Indonesia and Vietnam – including plenty vegan-friendly options. The atmosphere is relaxed but efficient with friendly staff serving up mouthwatering meals…

Bourne & Hollingsworth

Open 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
42 Northampton Rd, London EC1R 0HU
Quintessentially British space. International fare with a pretty greenhouse. Located in Clerkenwell, Central London.
Looking for a classy joint to grab drinks with the gang in Clerkenwell? Look no further than Bourne & Hollingsworth. This place has got the classic vibes down pat with its chic design and bustling atmosphere. But don’t let the high-brow aesthetic scare you off, they’ve got something for everyone with their tasty international menu.…

Patchworks Leyton

Open 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Patchworks, 258 Church Rd, London E10 7JQ
Cafe, bar, pizzeria and famous event space. Cool industrial feel. Located in Leyton, North East London.
Patchworks is the ultimate go-to for all your furry friends and their humans. Every week, they offer a riot of activities from weddings to catwalks – perfect for any occasion! Got something wild in mind? They can turn it into reality with event hire services tailored specifically to you. Show off those dance moves or…

Cutty Sark Café

Open 8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
38 Greenwich Church St, London SE10 9BL
Mediterranean-style restaurant and cafe. Turkish specialities cooked over a charcoal grill. Located on the river Thames in Greenwich.
Step on board the Cutty Sark Café, an 18th century Grade I listed building tucked away in vibrant Greenwich. Enjoy a taste of tradition with one of their expertly crafted British dishes or indulge your adventurous spirit and try something from their impressive selection of international cuisine – all washed down with drinks from an…

Shrigley’s Moroccan Cuisine

Open 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
125 Borough High St, London SE1 1NP
Cafe restaurant serving Moroccan comfort foods. Middle-Eastern specialties showcasing the best from Morocco. Located in London Bridge, within walking distance of London Bridge and Borough Tube stations.
Make sure to add a little warmth during the cold winter nights and treat yourself to an amazing dining experience at Shrigley’s Moroccan Cuisine in Borough, London Bridge. The restaurant proudly serves up all your favourite dishes from tagines & couscous to pastillas – but with one key difference! They use only top quality ingredients…

Pintadera Café

Open 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
50 Knights Hill, London
Delectable food creations and great coffee is served here. Expect delicious pastas, fresh salads and amazing paninis. Located in the heart of West Norwood.
Come by Pintadera Café and indulge in the taste sensation they have to offer. From flavourful pasta, amazing paninis, ciabatte or salads – whether you’re vegan/veggie/meat lover – they’ve got something special for everyone! Mix-n’-match a variety of artisan cheeses, cured hams & marinated veggies along with thin crispy Carasau bread and create your own…

The Ivy St. John’s Wood

Open 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
120 St John's Wood High St, London NW8 7SG
High-end British brasserie with a fun atmosphere. Relaxed and stylish restaurant with an all-day menu. Located in St. John's Wood, North London.
Step inside The Ivy St. John’s Wood and revel in the rustic charm of North London! The incredible cafe/restaurant is brimming with mismatched furniture, lush greenery, and genuine smiles to greet you. You’ll love their delightful menu that features fresh seasonal ingredients from across Britain – guaranteed to make your culinary experience one-of-a-kind! So swing…

Chez Antoinette

Open 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
30 The Market, London WC2E
Impressive French restaurant. Beautiful garden terrace with well praised simple cuisine. Located in Covent Garden, Central London.
After living in London for five years, the co-owner Aurelia, became homesick and those memories came fluttering back. After a while, it became clear that she had to put all her effort and hard work into her dream of recreating her childhood. So, in 2014 she did it. Aurelia brought her Grandmother’s table to Covent…