Coffee crawl in Hackney

I posted this in the main section but here goes for keeping it all together. through twitter the blogger here contacted me last year – – its about central london but i reckon we could do something like this ourselves, a collaborative effort. i’m away mar 7 to may 18 but i’d be in for this as a project when i get back unless you want to go ahead without me. I’m happy to be the organiser if you want to wait for me. who’s in? AWL


  1. I’m in – yay! coffeeI wonder if @lexeat would be interested too

  2. Count me in. I love the great coffee & cafes of Hackney – Hackney Pearl, Climpson & Son, Mouse & DeLotz, Railroad, Wilton Way Cafe my most regular haunts. Happy to discover more…

  3. Oh, and Cafe Oto too.

  4. How about Gossip on Broadway market?

  5. <- inVenetias?

  6. Dalston Superstore has Square Mile…haven’t tried it

  7. The Fat Cat Cafe in Stoke Newington Church Street sells its own excellent blend (strong, smooth, fruity) from Matthew Algie: staff, great home-made cakes, fry-ups, and a complimentary bottle of (tap) water with every cup of coffee. Plus (unusually for Church St cafes) it’s open from 8am

  8. Betty’s is a new addition to Kingsland Road

  9. I’ve just moved to Dalston, and definitely keen to find some good coffee at some cool cafes…

  10. @mezraptor pick a direction, any direction, and walk about 100 yards =)

    I like Wilton Way Cafe, Bettys and Tina We Salute You. There’s also Mouse and de Lotz.

  11. @goodlegs awesome, thanks for those suggestions. Will be sure to check them out.

  12. @mezraptor Bird cafe at the bottom of Bradbury Street by Gillett Square has recently opened. Very good espresso and smoothies – but a bit on the expensive side for this type of cafe. But worth a visit if you’re passing.

  13. Cheers for the suggestion @benjamin, another for my list 🙂

  14. went on my own mini coffee crawl today with a friend. didn’t have much time but here’s a bit of the result:

  15. I’m here to recruit fantastic locals for London Fields Radio at the Wilton Way Cafe. I’d love to hear some reports of any coffee crawls for a show on the station. Keep me posted!

  16. Cakey Muto on Chatsworth Rd is a new fave of mine, along with The Expresso Hut, further down the road towards the Hospital.

  17. Love all these cafe recommendations – I’ve started off a Yeah! Hackney coffee map with all your suggestions on, so I can try them out. I *think* I’ve made it an open map, so anyone can add further recommendations – I’m going to continue to add any finds, please feel free to do likewise! Yeah! Hackney coffee map.Full url: If you can’t add anything then ping me your email I can add you as a ‘collaborator’ (!) and you’ll have admin rights to it and all that jazz.I’m also going to try to embed it below which may or may not work! Thanks again for all the suggestions going to try loads out on my next week off work later in the month 🙂View Yeah! Hackney coffee shops and cafes. in a larger map

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