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Algerian Coffee Stores

) #35 of 671 Coffee & Tea in London #1,711 of 19,281 Places to Eat in London
52 Old Compton Street, London W1D 4PB, England
+44 20 7437 2480
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
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52 Old Compton Street, London W1D 4PB, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great customer service and fair prices, this place offers you a great variety of coffee beans and tea from all over the world. If needed, they can grind the coffee beans for you and seal it in a protective bag. This is definitely an amazing...More

Thank RLuiz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where we get coffee when we can. No pretension, no lecture on water temperature and how coffee should be lukewarm so the flavour can be better discerned. Just friendly polite efficient staff helping you get the correct grind, and probably the only place in town...More

Thank MostlyLondon
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Nostalgia-driven visit to the shop last year, in fact, since we now live far away. Used to come here regularly when we lived nearer to London, but for decades now have been using their brilliant and very efficient mail-order service. Whether in the shop or...More

Thank fourbooksinoneweek
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Most people come to this overcrowed, with coffee, shop to buy the coffee and related paraphernalia, I, a tea drinker, was intrigued with what I read and wanted to have a sip so I had some cappuchino to go. It is a wonderful piping hot...More

Thank telegrau
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A total hidden gem, we stumbled on this great shop whilst bimbling around the streets of Soho. The smell drove us in and we came out with a bag of French roast coffee beans. Walls were lined with jars full of coffee beans and teas....More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This little shop is a jewel in the crown of central London. Halfway up Old Compton Street, Algerian Coffee Stores looks like its been there for ages and for good reaso: its been there since 1887! Inside the walls are lined with more varieties of...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Just the smell drives you inside. More choices than you can imagine and the staff will gladly explain all about it. Have a coffee, yes pure coffee, no latte or otherwise on the go, for a £1.00 .

Thank Moni2362
Reviewed 10 April 2017

What a little gem hidden away in the back streets of Soho. The lady serving us was so informative. Im surprised she is not high all the time on all the coffee aromas. Good advice tailored for each customer. Also a good selection of teas....More

Thank Joan And Mike S
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We come here for our coffee every time we are in London. They have a superb selection and the staff are very knowledgeable and friendly. Good prices too. We also noticed this time that they sell lots of teas so will maybe try one or...More

Thank Rachael B
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Came here for a coffee experience and was delighted to have one to go. The cappuccino was also a treat. However the real opportunity is to utilize the abundant herbs and leaves to design your own tea mix. Knowledgeable clerks can assist you in choosing...More

Thank sattelite10
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  • Address: 52 Old Compton Street, London W1D 4PB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7437 2480
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