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Our suppliers

Canton Tea Co

Canton Tea are a UK company that source high grade teas direct from small farms. From rare oolong and green tea to the best herbal infusions, their extensive range has a strong focus on provenance and ethical production. They are members of the Sustainable Restaurant Association and the Ethical Tea Partnership.


Square Mile

Square Mile Coffee Roasters is a multi award winning coffee roasting company based in East London. It was founded by two people with a collective 19 years of experience in the coffee industry, spanning from barista work, machinery support and coffee training to import, cupping and roasting and has grown to be a team of 12 talented coffee professionals, with a wealth of experience and passion. They are currently focused on wholesaling their coffee and supply and support businesses that wish to serve the best coffee they can. They want to make London famous for good coffee. They source, buy, import, roast and deliver the best coffee we can get a hold of, and never stop asking themselves how they can make it even better.



The Rothaus brewery is based the village of Grafenhausen in the southern Black Forest. It’s one of Germany's most successful and profitable regional breweries 100% owned by the state of Baden-Württemberg.

Rothaus Pilsner, Strong, clean and tangy. This Pilsner, with a distinctive hop aroma is lightly filtered to produce a golden amber hue. Pil‘eds love this. 330ml 5.1% Abv - Germany 

Rothaus Weizen, Wheat Beer A wonderful, sparkling, light and fruity wheat beer from the Black Forrest.The lady on the bottle is called Birgit. 330ml 5.1% Abv - Germany




Beavertown Brewery was set up in December 2011 by Logan Plant in the kitchen of Duke's Brew and Que, in De Beauvoir, Hackney. In March of 2013 they moved out of their home at Duke's Brew & Que and into a new brew site at Unit 4 Stour Road on Fish Island and then jumped into a new 11,000sqft space in Tottenham Hale in May 2014. Upgrading to a 30BBL (50HL) brew house and 'heartbeat' 4BBL kit to constantly push their Alpha's, experiments and minds!

Gamma Ray Pale Ale, Fresh & juicy. Magnum, Columbus, Bravo & Amarillo ramped up toward the end of the boil. You will see the martians coming and you will be ready for them. 330ml can 5.3% Abv - London, UK

Black Betty IPA, 56 IBU’s in yo face with German malt smeared on your body. This beer will confuse the brain. It’s black like coal but also light and hoppy. Betty is a dirty bitch. 330ml 7.4% Abv - London, UK

8 Ball Rye IPA, A mash up of sweet Carapils, spicy Rye and zesty East Coast hops. A lovely strong beer that will warm you from the inside. 330ml 6.2% Abv - London,UK

Smog Rocket, Inspired by the smoke stacks and steam engines of Mordor. A nod to the smokey porters  and stouts of the Industrial Revolution.  For workers not new media types. 330ml 5.4% Abv - London,UK

Bristol Beer Factory

The taste of Independent. The Bristol Beer Factory create artisan, hand crafted, call it what you like. Their passion is great beer with amazing flavours...
Contact - Bristol, UK 

Southville Hop IPA, Bristol brewed and bottled conditioned. This award winning American influenced, full-on hoppy IPA has a ton of fruit and malty backbone. A total winner for hop heads. 500ml 6.5% Abv - Bristol, UK

Seven Ale, An amber ale brewed with English malts and hops. Toffee malt flavours balanced with a smooth hop bitterness and aroma. 500ml 5.2% Abv - Bristol, UK

Gold Ale, A Bristol brewed golden ale. Biscuity malt and citrus hops. Think of Renard the Fox and his soft fur. 500ml 5% Abv - Bristol, UK


This London Brewery sprung from the need to have more good beer. Beer deserving of a certain attention. Beer that forces you to confront and consider what you are drinking. Upfront hops, lingering bitternesses, warming alcohols, bodies of malt. Lengths and depths of flavour. Kernel make Pale Ales, India Pale Ales and old school London Porters and Stouts towards these ends. Bottled alive, to give them time to grow.

Kernel Pale Ale, London brewed stunning beer. Tons of fruity hops, beautifully balanced with a real depth of flavour. Bottled conditioned. 500ml 5.3% Abv - London, UK

Kernel IPA, This American influenced, London brewed, bottled conditioned IPA with a ton of fruit and malty backbone. It’s full-on hoppy! You will wobble. 330ml 6.9% Abv - London,UK    

Kernel Export India Porter, This bottle conditioned rich, black, malty porter is London brewed. Think roasted malts, espresso and chocolate. 500ml 5.7% Abv - London, UK

LMNH is back from holidays!

Big Black Gate is now open! Check our opening hours

New Monday - Friday 08:00-15:00

Takeaway coffee and treats

Monday - Friday 08:00-15:00

Fancy a £1 Coffee?

Enjoy a £1 coffee on us at 49 Old St when you download the Embargo loyalty app, available on the app store and google play. Offer ends on Monday 16th March!

Colombia AMACA by Girls Who Grind

To celebrate International Women's Day (and beyond) we're serving up Colombia AMACA by Girls Who Grind in the guest hopper at 49 Old St

Bokasso, Ethiopia

Discover the vibrant Bokasso, Ethiopia from Kiss the Hippo in the guest hopper at 49 Old St

New From £11.50

UK Coffee Week

Throughout UK Coffee Week we're donating 5p of all coffees sold from 29th April - 5th May to Project Waterfall