Great idea and I love that stretch.... But First Coffee is excellent and they have started doing Italian food with some colleagues which is delicious and home made.
They have breathed life into that little stretch, and more is welcome..
Never been to StarBucks, last visit to McDonalds was in 1982. I hate them both.London was a totally different place in the 1970/80/90s. It's losing its identity rapidly, but it's better in many ways also.
I moved to Totnes to get away from it all a…
there is a rogue-looking character who walks up the "Ladder" roads and onto Stapleton Hall Rd/Mountview Rd pretending to be a window cleaner. He knocks on the road, checks the joint, then drops back later to relieve you of your items.
I also recommend Ben Wright-Hume.
Very prompt, friendly and reasonable, but much more importantly, came up with a very clever bit of detective work that solved an age-old old problem of an inefficient performance from the boiler.