London Velo Cafe
Once upon a time, bikes and cafes had nothing to do with one another. What a crazy time that was. These days, the cycle cafe is a Thing, and it’s not going away any time soon. London Velo was at the forefront of the two-wheeled revolution on London’s coffee shop scene, and they remain one of the city’s best spots if you need a caffeine fix with your bike repair. Munch on Brick Lane Bagels brimming with the good shit, like smoked salmon, chorizo, or cream cheese. Their beans are bang on, and so is their beer, supplied by Villages Brewery around the corner. In the summer months, grab a cold one and camp out in their hidden beer garden at the back of the cafe.
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