Cafe Magazine Banner


  • The Early Coffeehouses of London >>
    In the 17th and 18th centuries London was filled with thousands of coffeehouses. We explore some of the most famous.


  • Soho in the 1950s>>
    The espresso culture in Britain started in 1950 with the opening of the Cafe Moka. By 1960 there were over 2,000 coffee bars in Central London.


  • Back to 1994>>
    We revisit the locations of the London cafes reviewed in our first 1994 issue, examining which lasted the test of time and the transformations which have taken place on our streets over the last 20 years


  • Contemporary London coffee and cafĂ© movements>>
    Exploring the current trends in the coffee and cafe trade

cafeman in a coffee cup