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COLLiDE Travel is an interactive collection of city guides curated by local bands, artists and tastemakers. Spanning the globe, hundreds of creatives have shared their favorite local hangs, from the underground to the upscale, and everything in between. So choose a city and start exploring!
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Allpress Espresso Bar

Small bites with artisan coffees made using beans sourced directly from exporters and roasted daily.

Shoreditch Masjid Trust, 53-55 Redchurch St, London E2 7DJ, UK
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Beamish & McGlue

Family-run deli and food shop specializing in organic meats, delicious cakes, coffee and local beer. Winner of the 2014 TimOut London Awards and 2015 runners up in The Slow Food UK Awards.

Norwood Rd, West Norwood, London SE27 9DQ, UK
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Cafe Oto

Daytime cafe, night-time performances, with live avant-garde music from free jazz to psych rock.

Hackney Family Back Up Ltd, 18-22 Ashwin St, Dalston, London E8 3DL, UK
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Climpson & Sons Cafe

Flagship cafe of an artisan coffee roaster, with breakfast and lunch menus made using local produce.

Broadway Market, London E8 4PH, UK
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Goode & Wright

French bistro dishes created with British ingredients in 1920s vintage-style, oak-panelled setting.

Portobello Rd, London W11 1LR, UK
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Kennington Lane Cafe

Low-key venue for British classics including fish and chips and roasts, global dishes and breakfast.

Kennington Ln, London SE11 5QY, UK
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Milkbar

Small cafe serving artisan coffee and ground beans, all-day breakfast, salads and gluten-free cakes.

Bateman St, Soho, London W1D 4AG, UK
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Monmouth Coffee

Cafe with cakes and carefully sourced coffee, first of tiny chain that roasts its own beans.

Monmouth St, London WC2H 9EU, UK
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Costa Coffee

The UK’s favorite coffee shop. It is the second largest coffeehouse chain in the world behind Starbucks and the largest in the UK

Costa Coffee, 15 Regent St, St. James's, London SW1Y 4LR, UK
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56 St James

Independent coffee shop serving legendary weekend brunches, homemade cakes and coffee by Nude Espresso.

56 St James St, Walthamstow, London E17, UK
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MILK

Breakfast, lunch and artisanal coffee is served at this minimal-style cafe.

Bedford Hill, London SW12 9RG, UK
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Bühler and Co

“Bühler and Co is a vegetarian / vegan brunch place round the corner from us. The Gado Gado is incredible. We just moved to this area and didn’t feel at home until we found a good brunch spot.”  —  Tom Forest

8 Chingford Road, Walthamstow, London E17 4PJ, UK
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Long White Cloud

“Long White Cloud on Hackney Road, it’s just around the corner from my studio and the coffee never fails to boost productivity.” -Million Miles

Long White Cloud, Hackney Road, London, UK
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Lion Coffee + Records

“Lion Coffee in Clapton – Browse records whilst you drink good coffee, also you might be lucky to find a band there crammed in doing an intimate performance.” – Circa Waves

118 Lower Clapton Rd, Clapton, London E5 0QR, UK
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Pavilion Cafe & Bakery

“Pavilion Cafe & Bakery in Victoria Park – Excellent coffee and bread in the heart of East London’s biggest park. They also have a branch on Broadway Market if you find yourself around that part of town.” – Circa Waves

Victoria Park Pavilion, Old Ford Rd, London E9 7DE, UK
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