Tags

, , , , , , , , ,

the monocle cafe

younger sibling to the first Monocle Cafe in Tokyo

just down the road from Monocle’s HQ at Midori House

Monocle is ‘a global briefing on international affairs, business, culture & design’

as part of the Monocle brand, you do pay for the opportunity to enjoy its lifestyle experience

simple, elegant, smart & rather savvy

check out Ben’s tour of Monocle over on his blog (fantastic tour guide, wicked pictures)

The Monocle Cafe

18 Chiltern Street, London, United Kingdom W1U 7QA

+44 20 7135 2040

Mon-Fri: 7am-7pm; Sat: 9am-6pm; Sun: 10am-6pm

Monocle Cafe on Urbanspoon

scandinavian & japanese elements have been deftly woven throughout the cafe's design, distinctly stamping the monocle brand on pretty much everything here

scandinavian & japanese elements have been deftly woven throughout the cafe’s design, distinctly stamping the monocle brand on pretty much everything here

monocle worked w/ a team of japanese architects to physically reproduce their trademark amalgamation of trendy, worldly lifestyle concepts

monocle worked w/ a team of japanese architects to physically reproduce their trademark amalgamation of trendy, worldly lifestyle concepts

the cafe fluently weds minimalism, style & performance w/ details like its patented japanese-made glassware

the cafe fluently weds minimalism, style & performance w/ details like its patented japanese-made glassware

while the walls upstairs are minimally lined w/ monocle mags, inspiring photos in modest frames fill the area down below

while the walls upstairs are minimally lined w/ monocle mags, inspiring photos in modest frames fill the area down below

sit down to simple & sleek japanese-influenced food

sit down to simple & sleek japanese-influenced food

say hi to familiar great-tasting & freshly-roasted coffee from Allpress Espresso

say hi to familiar great-tasting & freshly-roasted coffee from Allpress Espresso

if you're a huge fan of the monocle brand, this cafe will be like going to disneyland

if you’re a huge fan of the monocle brand, this cafe will be like going to disneyland

a space for monocle 24's radio broadcasts & some good ole 'crunky'

a space for monocle 24’s radio broadcasts & some good ole ‘crunky’

the wood work has been meticulously customised for the cafe & reiterates the brand's clean design aesthetic

the wood work has been meticulously customised for the cafe & reiterates the brand’s clean design aesthetic

come find your own cosy nook here to read & eat

come find your own cosy nook here to read & eat

relish a moment w/ friends nestled in a dapper little part of london town, away from tourists & traffic

relish a moment w/ friends nestled in a dapper little part of london town, away from tourists & traffic

now snag your coffee + monocle mag & stroll off into the sunshine

now snag your coffee + monocle mag & stroll off into the sunshine

Advertisements