Fix 126

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Fix 126 Shop Interior 1

Fix 126 is a great little coffee shop with a very relaxed vibe. I don’t usually accompany my coffee with cake, but at Fix it looked far too appealing to turn down. As with most of my experiences with independent coffee shops in London, I was pleasantly surprised regarding the quality. Perhaps it’s time to change my expectations of these places? Only time will tell.

The coffee they serve is from the Hackney Roastery Climpson & Sons* and it is super. I opted for a macchiato and everything about it was of the highest quality. The coffee was a “126 blend” made especially for the shop. It was smooth and strong, with 50% of the blend coming from beans from Malawi. The combination of this great blend coupled with some organic milk made a pretty eclectic macchiato.

I look around and the place is dotted with people reading the paper and other people tapping away at their macs. It seems to be a coffee shop where people come to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and have a few moments to themselves. Definitely worth a visit.


Address: 126 Curtain Road, EC2A 3PJ

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Opening times: Monday-Friday 7am to 7pm, Saturday & Sunday 8am to 7pm

Price of a double espresso: £2

Outdoor Seating (important for those tobacco lovers): A couple of benches


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