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Chanteroy French Deli, Southfields

I get sentimental over little places like this. For I love them so much, but I have a fear: A fear that one day they will be no more; forced out of our lives by big stupid chain stores with no heart and no care. But for now, spots like Chanteroy French Deli are real, and we must cherish them. A hole in the wall Delicatessen in the suburbs of SW London, with room enough only for a countertop and a single file line of customers. A bustling little establishment with 4 or 5 busy young French guys behind the […]

Artisan: Coffee With Heart In SW London

Artisan: Coffee With Heart In SW London

We stumbled upon this local gem by accident late in 2011. Artisan Coffee opened up on the street we used to live in Londontown and to be honest we entered only because it looked… well… cute! Little did we know, we were about to taste the best coffee we’ve had to date in our 18 months in the UK. Many visits later (I’ve already redeemed my free coffee via the stamp card if you must know ;-)) and we are still completely and utterly in love with this little coffee haven in the middle of Putney in SW London. Here’s […]