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Just a short walk off the highstreet mecca of Oxford Circus is Bourne & Hollingsworth, a living room sized tea room and bar that’s like a Tardis trip back into the times of back room drinking during Prohibition times.
Blackout II is not only one of London’s best vintage shops but an absolute must whenever you find yourself in Covent Garden.
Crystal Palace is fast turning into one of London’s best vintage shopping destinations. Highlights include Vien, a small but well-stocked vintage shop selling fashion and accessories from the Twenties onwards up to last decade’s designer gear.
Update: Dr Strangebrew has now closed down.
If you fancy having a coffee in Camden but can’t face the soullessness of Starbucks, Nero and others, head to Dr Strangebrew instead.
The coffee house offers locally roasted fine coffee, teas, scones and homemade cakes. In …