Tag Archives: Gwilym Davies

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Hong Kong – the coffee

The coffee guide to Hong Kong. Everywhere good to drink and no Starbucks. Continue reading

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Cafe Review: Penny University at 5 Redchurch Street

I am a complete brewed coffee novice.  All of my travels to coffee shops in London have involved one type of coffee – a flat white – ever since Gwilym and his coffee cart introduced me to them several years … Continue reading

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Cafe Review: Taylor Street Baristas branch on the corner of Old Broad Street and Threadneedle Street

After Time Out’s revelation (here) in this week’s issue that Gwilym Davies makes good coffee (who would have guessed that the World and UK Barista Champion 2009 does such a thing?) I thought it might be good to write something not … Continue reading

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Cafe Review: Pitch 42 at Whitecross Street

It is strange that despite having blogged about numerous flat whites I have had around London (Exchange Coffee, Fernandez & Wells, The Counter Cafe, Tina We Salute You, The Espresso Room, Nude Espresso, Scooterworks, Taste of Bitter Love, Foxcroft & … Continue reading

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Cafe Review: The Espresso Room in Bloomsbury

Well you know you are in the right kind of place when you wander in and Gwilym Davies is coffee geeking about blenders with the barista behind the counter. The Espresso Room is very small and not located anywhere near … Continue reading

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Cafe Review: Gwilym’s Columbia Road Coffee Cart and the Bacon Stall next door

I generally hate routine. Routine means going to the same tired old places and just missing out on the new. Unfortunately sometimes something is just so good you have to do it, week in and week out. I first bumped … Continue reading