Amanda Foley: Sister cafe to Brick Lane Coffee. Regular seating as well as super comfy couches - Bit small so can get packed. Get 2hr wifi pass from Barista. Enjoy the storm trooper poster in the loos.
Amanda Foley: A wonderful place to work if you find yourself in Fitzrovia/Bloomsbury. Lots of plugs, natural light, high ceilings, loose leaf teas, bagels, free WiFi. Password is on a piece of paper by the till.
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The Cultural Exposé: A modern and surprisingly classy hangout (for a bookstore), with a decent menu - get the chips! - and much improved wi-fi; there's a few plug sockets dotted around too for the laptop, if needed!