Clerkenwell Category

Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Department of Coffee and Social Affairs – Clerkenwell

Department of Coffee and Social Affairs keep it nice and simple. The cafe itself is spacious with plenty of tables, exposed brick and a counter full of pastries and filled croissants…

Wednesday 04 January, 2012

Modern Pantry – Clerkenwell

I’m on a bit of a Clerkenwell buzz at the moment as it’s cafe heaven. Modern Pantry serves great food all day and it’s great to go for a coffee (in theory as my hot chocolate was the most expensive I have had…

Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Workshop Coffee – Clerkenwell

Like most cafes from either New Zealand or Australia, Workshop Coffee is damn professional looking. Spacious, uncluttered with lots…

Wednesday 02 March, 2011

J+A Cafe – Clerkenwell

You can trust me when I say that J+A cafe is one of my more, shall we say conservative choices, suffice to say there is nothing ‘nostalgic’, ‘weird’ or ‘themed’ about it…

Wednesday 20 October, 2010

The Eagle – Clerkenwell

This was the first so-called ‘gastro pub’ in London started by one of the Eyre brothers. That is the main reason I like it. It looks much the same as all other gastro pubs…

Monday 20 September, 2010

Three Kings – Clerkenwell

Don’t be fooled by the name. I know, if there was a penny for every pub called the ‘Duke of York’ or the ‘Three Kings’ we’d all be rich but on this occasion…

Tuesday 27 July, 2010

Magma – Clerkenwell / Covent Garden

Magma is one of those lovely bookshops which sells all those fatuous yet inspiring graphics books and expensive documentary dvd’s about fashion designers…