Styled after a Victorian coffeehouse, and ideally situated for the British Museum, this cafe - with cosy basement lounge - has a relaxed, vintage feel; the name comes from a 17th Century opinion of coffee.
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38 Museum St, London, WC1A 1LP
mon - fri 8.15am - 6.30pm, sat-sun 10am - 6.30pm
Last orders: 6.30pm