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Algerian Coffee Stores

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52 Old Compton Street, London W1D 4PB, England
+44 20 7437 2480
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great coffee” (11 reviews)
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52 Old Compton Street, London W1D 4PB, England
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Only heard about this place a few weeks ago and first chance to try it out was last week. Everything about it is right. Character and stock, ambiance and smell, friendly helpful seemingly infinitely knowledgeable staff, great prices on the spot and just as good...More

Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

This old coffee shop has been here since I can remember. The smell when you enter is intoxicating. Large selection of coffee from around the globe. Also other delights such as high quality chocolate!

2  Thank TrendyVicar
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Have bought coffee beans here before and been happy with what I've got, if I bit expensive. I feel a need to support local business and this store is a local institution. . However as I live local I bought a coffee on the go...More

Thank mathew h
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Every time I visit the Algerian Coffee shop my first instinct is to simply stand in the doorway and breath in the wonderful aroma of freshly ground coffee ....heaven! This establishment has provided me with more pleasure than I can possibly record over the last...More

1  Thank Bennettonbeer
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Where else in the centre of London can you get a double espresso, and an excellent one too, for just one pound coin? No endless varieties of bucket sized milk slop drinks, just very very good coffee from experts and an absurdly low price.

1  Thank EssexMorvern
Reviewed 24 July 2017

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

2  Thank RLuiz
Reviewed 24 July 2017 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

1  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

1  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

1  Thank Mike S
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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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