Sorry, but your web browser is too old to display this page properly.
Please update it to the latest version or switch to a more modern browser,
Google Chrome or
Internet Explorer 8 (they're all free).
‘Coffee for the people’ is Ozone’s slogan, and this artisan roasting joint-cum-café just off the Silicon Roundabout is bang on target. Occupying a perky industrial space featuring huge windows,
stripped-back brickwork, weathered tables and hand-painted signs, it lives and breathes caffeine, with a wraparound espresso bar at the heart of things. The kitchen works from breakfast until
lunchtime, delivering “huge” omelettes and bowls of porridge, before moving on to potato salad in caper mayo, kedgeree with poached egg or open roast beef sandwiches with aged Cheddar. Boozers can
dip into the exclusively Kiwi wine list (Ozone’s owners are from New Zealand) or order a pint of local ale, although coffee is obviously the main event. Visitors are also encouraged to check out
the traditional drum roaster, which is hidden away among sacks of beans downstairs.
Ozone got quite a lot of buzz when it first opened, but I’m in two minds over its flat white. The naturally sweet brew was fruity and bright, but it wasn’t very silky and I needed another kick start just after lunch...
More from The Picky Glutton »
I have walked pass Ozone before after visiting Salvation Jane but never went in. Through reading Chris Ward’s“Out of Office” and looking at the pictures from the Independent Coffee Guide (2nd Ed), it seems like a nice place to get some work done. I was hoping to get a seat in front of the Barista station as there is a large table to get some work done. When I got off Old Street Station, I was very surprised to see a lot of people in the station as everytime I come (weekends), it is so dead...
More from Feed me Coffee and Banana Bread »
HomeLet’s talk french toast. I believe it is the most perfect of breakfast items. The combination of sweet french toast and a strong cup of coffee makes me very happy. Less heavy than pancakes, but no less decadent, you can keep your full english fry-up, I just need my french toast...
More from Culinary Creep »
Are you the restaurant owner?
Click here for Links & Logos
Are you making a general enquiry or enquirying about private rooms?
If you want expert advice on the best private rooms and their availability use our free Square Meal Concierge service and earn extra Square Meal Rewards points with every booking.
You are making an enquiry at
Ozone Coffee Roasters
By clicking 'SEND' you agree to the Square Meal User Agreement