Category Archives: Coffee

  1. The London Coffee Festival

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    April 27, 2013 by indiecafes2013

    Yes, I know. Cafes That Are Not Franchises really ought to be at The London Coffee Festival,  but is inadvertently stuck at …
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  2. When is an indie café not an indie café?

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    March 26, 2013 by indiecafes2013

    When Tesco invests several million pounds in expanding your business on the high street, as Harris + Hoole has found …
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  3. From Lantana to Prufrock: perfect coffee

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    March 23, 2013 by indiecafes2013

    The FT’s weekend magazine has asked top barristas about making the perfect coffee. Nice photos by Baptiste Kreyder too.

  4. TPG: A Haven just off Oxford Street

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    March 21, 2013 by indiecafes2013

    It’s easy to find groovy independent cafés in bohemian parts of town, so there’s nothing Cafés That Are Not Franchises …
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  5. Monmouth: Best coffee in London?


    January 27, 2013 by indiecafes2013

    Monmouth sets the standard by which Cafés Are Not Franchises judges all coffee.

  6. Starbucks vs Vietnam

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    January 14, 2013 by indiecafes2013

    I’ve never been to Hanoi but I like the sound of Cafe Hanh …