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The Wren – London City

The Wren gets bonus points for being one of the most unique cafe’s I have been to in London. It is hard to imagine a coffee shop being located in a Church, but that is exactly where The Wren is located.

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As you walk up the steps entering the building, you aren’t quite prepared for what you’ll find on the inside. As you pass through the large doors, you are greeted with a vast space with tables scattered throughout. Located in the St Nicholas Cole Abbey Centre, The church has been restored based off Christopher Wren’s original design (hence the name).

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The front counter is decorated with a map of the local area, carved into the wood, which is a nice touch, but doesn’t steal focus from the magnificent space. The massive stained glass windows at the back of the church and the heigh ceilings definitely steal the show here.

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Pros

Located on the outskirts of the city, just near the Themes, The Wren is a peaceful and quiet haven. Perfect for tourists, and friends visiting you in the city. It is also a short walk to the Millennium Bridge, and the South Bank.

Cons

Despite the extremely friendly staff, for me it isn’t the most welcoming space. If I were to be with friends, my voice would echo through this place, and I would surely ruin the atmosphere.

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Published in Cafe City of London Coffee

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