The best place to get an early morning coffee in the City of London

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Britain has always been known as a nation of tea-drinkers but since the invasion of Starbucks, coffee seems to be the people’s new favourite. Like with most trends, London has embraced the coffee craze with open arms.

Explore the city on your next trip to one of our 5 star hotels in London and discover a world of flavour infusions from around the world. If you need a caffeine kick to wake you up in the morning, check out some of these wonderful coffee shops near the Montcalm London City Hotel.

Curators Coffee Studio

Callum Street, London

What this tiny coffee shop lacks in size, it more than makes up for with its coffee. The hip hangout has become a popular spot for young professionals and bloggers looking for somewhere quiet to enjoy a nice cup of Joe and get some work done. The Antipodean owners are crazy about coffee and have made it their mission to give visitors the best caffeine experience they’ve ever had. You’ll find a modest selection of robust brews and flavour infusions that are sure to get your day off to a great start.

Wild & Wood Coffee

London Wall, London

Nestled away in one of the oldest parts of the city, you’ll find this bustling coffee shop serving up a selection of artisan brews. The décor is what sets this hidden gem apart from the rest. Wild & Wood Coffee features wall-to-wall wood panelling and church pews for seats, giving it a unique, hipster twist. This is an ideal spot to warm yourself up before a long day while enjoying the lively bustle of the city’s morning commuters.

Montcalm London City Hotel

Finsbury Square, London

If you’re looking for the perfect way to start your day, you don’t need to look any further than the Montcalm London City Hotel. As a guest at our luxurious hotel, you’ll have some of London’s best restaurants on your doorstep. With a wide menu full of expertly-brewed coffee, you’ll have no problems getting your early-morning caffeine fix. Whether you’re a fan of cappuccinos or you prefer something stronger like a shot of espresso, you’ll be spoilt for choice when you head down to our restaurants for breakfast.


Leather Lane, London

This minimalist cafe is a gallery as much as it is a coffee shop. With simplistic, contemporary fixtures and clean décor, Prufrock puts all of the attention on its coffee. Browse the menu and choose from a wide range of beans and brews from around the world. After seeing the talented baristas carefully and skillfully craft the beautiful artwork that is your coffee, you’ll feel bad about drinking it. That is until you taste it and realise that you are drinking one of the best cups of coffee in London. The warm and friendly atmosphere makes Prufrock a perfect place to kick-start your day.