CAFÉS 12 Hours In And Around WalthamstowWALTHAM FORESTanemptytextllineHaving gone through a transformation in recent years, “#awesomestow” (as it’s known by Twitterrati) certainly has a lot to offer. Bar Italia Serves the Spirit of ItalyanemptytextllineFrom the Italian flags, football shirts, cycling memorabilia and pictures of celebrities to the chilli peppers and garlic hanging from the walls, everything is in place to hammer Italia home. Fuel Up With Filter Coffee At Allpress EspressoHACKNEYanemptytextllineThe massive hot air roaster at Allpress Espresso is powered by solar panels on their roof. Milkshakes and Multiculturalism At Mess CafeHACKNEYanemptytextllineWalk into Mess Cafe any day of the week, and it’s like the street has walked in with you. Footnote Focuses On Fresh, Local FoodHACKNEYanemptytextllineWith its mulberry facade, Footnote is a ray of sunshine even on a cloudy day. Visit Climpson And Sons For Delicious Specialty CoffeeHACKNEY, TOWER HAMLETSanemptytextllineClimpson were part of the first wave of specialty coffee roasters in the capital. 12 Hours In IslingtonISLINGTONanemptytextllineWithin its limits, Islington covers a miniature version of London as a whole, bringing together great nightspots, shopping districts, theatres, restaurants, a sports stadium and music venues. Go Full English At Shepherdess CaféHACKNEYanemptytextllineHealthy options are available, but the menu is mainly geared toward the mid-day blowout.