Buying Coffee Beans

Buying Coffee Beans

A complete (video) guide about what information to look for when buying coffee beans (both online or in a shop), including coffee origin (region, producer, farm), beans variety (focusing on Arabica varieties), processing method, roast date, tasting notes and much more.
August 24, 2020 — Best Coffee
New Café: Queens of Mayfair

New Café: Queens of Mayfair

Housed within a traditional Georgian building, Queens of Mayfair is conveniently located at 17 Queen Street, Mayfair, London. The café will be open from breakfast through to dinner, so you can effortlessly move from day time flat whites to evening cocktails and wine bar.
August 10, 2020 — Best Coffee
Introducing: Eat Out to Help Out filter

Introducing: Eat Out to Help Out filter

We matched our index of speciality coffee shops in the UK with the tens of thousands of Eat Out to Help Out registered business, and have added a filter that will guide you to the cafés taking part in the scheme.
August 04, 2020 — Best Coffee
Eat Out to Help Out — 10 Editor’s Choice cafés taking part

Eat Out to Help Out — 10 Editor’s Choice cafés taking part

The “Eat Out To Help Out” scheme starts this Monday in the UK and many independent speciality coffee shops are taking part. On this list we picked 10 Editor's Choice cafés where you can enjoy the much welcome 50% discount.
August 03, 2020 — Best Coffee
Catherine Seay — Best Coffee's coffee expert

Meet Cath — Our coffee expert

We are beyond thrilled to be introducing Catherine Seay as a new member of the Best Coffee team. Cath is a coffee professional with over 15 years experience working in the coffee industry.  She Co-Founded popular London specialty cafe business Curators Coffee and has brewed A LOT of coffee in her time.

July 22, 2020 — Best Coffee
New Best Coffee platform

Introducing our new online platform

Here we will be highlighting the community behind these cafés as well as guiding you to the best coffee kit out there, so that you can continue to enjoy great coffee from the comfort of your home.
July 08, 2020 — Best Coffee
Reopening your café during Covid – Part 3 - Ordering & Service

Reopening your café during Covid – Part 3

On the final part of the Reopening your café series, Callum Parsons from Fire & Flow Coffee Roasters gives valuable advice on service flow, queueing, ordering and serving.
July 06, 2020 — Best Coffee
Tags: COVID-19
Reopening your café during Covid – Part 2 - Staff and Space

Reopening your café during Covid – Part 2

On the second part of this series, Callum Parsons from Fire & Flow Coffee Roasters gives important tips and advice on talking to your staff and preparing space and signage for your café reopening.
July 06, 2020 — Best Coffee
Tags: COVID-19
Reopening your café during Covid – Part 1 - PPE & Cleaning

Reopening your café during Covid – Part 1

As coffee shops in the UK are reopening since 4th of July, Callum, award-winning coffee enthusiast and founder of Fire & Flow Coffee Roasters, wrote a very interesting article with top tips on how to navigate these uncertain times and reopen your café safely.
July 06, 2020 — Best Coffee
Tags: COVID-19
Cafes & COVID 19: Joe's Coffee

Cafes & COVID 19: Joe's Coffee

Joe Coffee has been a New York staple since 2003. Since their expansion, they have always believed in supporting their baristas as well as their local community.
April 13, 2020 — Best Coffee
Tags: COVID-19