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    A. Angelucci: Coffee beans

    by phil_uk_net Written Oct 17, 2002

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    Almost next door to Bar Italia, A. Angelucci is a specialty coffee bean shop made famous in a track from the first Dire Straits album - Wild West End. They only sell the raw product but if you want to sample the coffee go along to Bar Italia and ask for a Mokital, Angelucci's secret coffee blend.
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    Wild West End by Dire Straits

    "Stepping out to Angelucci's for my coffee beans
    Checking out the movies and the magazines
    Waitress she watches me crossing from the barocco bar
    I'm getting a pickup for my steel guitar
    I saw you walking out shaftesbury avenue
    Excuse me talking I wanna marry you
    This is seventh heaven street to me
    Don't be so proud
    You're just another angel in the crowd
    And I'm walking in the wild west end
    Walking with your wild best friend

    And my conductress on the number nineteen
    She was a homey
    Pink toenails and hands all dirty with money
    Greasy hair easy smile
    Made me feel nineteen for a while

    And I went down to chinatown
    In the backroom it's man's world
    All the money go down
    Duck inside the doorway gotta duck duck to eat
    Right now fells alright now
    You and me we can't beat

    And a gogo dancing girl yes I saw her
    The deejay he say here's Mandy for ya
    I feel alright to see her
    But she's paid to do that stuff
    She's dancing high I move on by
    The close ups can get rough
    When you're walking in the wild west end"

    What to buy: Coffee beans - whole or ground.

    A. Angelucci

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    A. Gold: Traditional English Food

    by pieter_jan_v Written Nov 19, 2014

    A. Gold tea sells a great range of pure English products like coffee, honey, relish, marmalade, gingerbread, toffee, pickles and beers.

    Business hours:
    Mo-Fr: 10AM - 4PM
    Sa-Su: 11AM - 5PM

    A. Gold - London
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    Street Stalls: On the streets of London

    by pieter_jan_v Written Oct 12, 2014

    London has its street stalls. Very handy booths with food & drinks, newspapers, batteries and a lot more stuff you might need on a trip.

    What to buy: What you are in need for.

    Candy, drinks and more - London Magazines, newspapers and more - London
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    West Cornwall Pasty: Pasties

    by pieter_jan_v Updated Aug 3, 2013

    I still don't know why I was not tempted to buy a pasty here.

    Oh well, next time.

    They sure look delicious!

    West Cornwall Pasty West Cornwall Pasty Pasties!
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    Food and Drink: Cakes, cakes and some more cakes!

    by kris-t Written Feb 9, 2006

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    You can see at the pic how nice are cakes here! And believe me they are really delicious!

    What to buy: cakes!!!

    What to pay: depend

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    Tea shop: Want to buy tea?

    by blusky Written Nov 15, 2005

    You just found the right place...so many different flavours, colourful tea pots and everything else needed for perfect afternoon with tea, including delicious cookies

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    Food and Drink: Kalinka, Queensway

    by Kap2 Updated Apr 24, 2005

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    Queensway is an area where you can find shops from all over the world....

    Kalinka is an example. A Russian gocery store, nearby there is a place where you can buy Russian videos and dvds

    Kalinka
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    Food and Drink: Grapes from,Italy,spain,South Africa

    by benazer Written Sep 18, 2004

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    Not much home grown Grapes in London,so we get it sent to us from many countries,now isn't that nice.......

    Italian grapes
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