It is no secret that London is a bastion for passionate cyclists. There are many reasons why people choose to cycle in London, whether it be for commuting, leisure, exercise or training. Despite the many challenges that cyclists face in the city, such as crowded roads and bad weather, the number of cyclists continues to grow year on year.

With this in mind, we have put together a lil list of our favourite coffee shops in London for cyclists. These are places where you can enjoy a coffee and a slice of cake, while also getting your bike serviced or repaired. So, whether you’re looking for a place to rest your legs or you need your bike fixed, be sure to check out our list of the best coffee shops in London for cyclists!


38/39 Coal Drops Yard, London N1C 4DQ

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Vermutaria is a delightful bar located in the Coal Drops Yard district of London. The bar specializes in vermouth, a type of fortified wine, and offers a wide selection of both red and white vermouths. They also has a nice selection of small plates, perfect for enjoying with a glass of vermouth. Let's not forget Vermuatria offer great coffee and a selection of pastries in the morning and afternoon. Its a great place to start or end your North London ride.

Giro Cycles

2 High Street, Esher, Surrey, KT10 9RT

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If you love cycling and epic coffee, then you'll love Giro cycles cafe! Located in the picturesque town of Esher, Surrey (basically London), Giro cycles cafe is the perfect place to stop for a coffee and a bite to eat after a long ride. The cafe is owned and operated by two passionate cyclists, who also happen to be excellent baristas. They serve up some of the best coffee in town, alongside a selection of freshly made sandwiches, salads, and pastries.

Giro cycles cafe is more than just a great coffee shop - it's also a bike shop! They sell a range of bikes and accessories, and they're always on hand to give advice and help you find the perfect bike for your needs. They also offer bike servicing and repairs, so you can rest assured that your bike is in good hands.

 The Dynamo

200-204 Putney Bridge Road London, SW15 2NA

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The Dynamo is an epic cafe for cyclists in London. It's a great place to stop for a coffee and a bite to eat after a long ride. The staff are friendly and they have a good selection of food and drink. The cafe is also situated next to a bike shop, so you can get your bike serviced or buy new parts if you need to. The cafe is a great place for cyclists to relax and refuel after a long ride, and the staff are always happy to help out with anything you need. Oh and they also make some really nice wood fired pizzas too.

La Cyclista

135 Sheen Lane, East Sheen, London, SW14 8AE

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If you’re looking for a great place for coffee and cake whilst getting some bike maintenance done, then head to La Cyclista on Sheen Lane. This lovely independent cafe is nestled in East Sheen, close to Richmond Park – making it the perfect spot to refuel after a cycle. As well as being a great place to take a break, La Cyclista is also a hub for the local cycling community. They host regular events, such as ‘women and cycling’ socials, so it’s a great place to meet like-minded people and make new friends. The next time you’re in the area, be sure to pay a visit to La Cyclista – you won’t be disappointed!

Look Mum No Hands

49 Old St, London EC1V 9HX

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If you are in East London and looking for a great coffee shop with a central location, Look Mum No Hands is the place to go. It was sadly closed due to the pandemic, but it was known for its good coffee and its cycle friendly atmosphere. The Coffee Shop was located on the Fulham Road, and had a great atmosphere with both indoor and outdoor seating. It also has a food menu with great sandwiches and pastries, which makes it an excellent place to stop by for lunch or breakfast if you are in need of a bite. We are keeping our fingers crossed for a new incarnation of Look Mum No Hands in the future.

March 16, 2023