Illy Caffè is to open a sixth London site, in Knightsbridge.

The coffee shop will be located on Brompton Road, opposite Harrods.

The Italian coffee chain operates more than 160 coffee shops in major cities, across 34 countries, favouring airports, high streets and high quality shopping malls.

The Knightsbridge joins its other sites in Regent Street, South Kensington, Waterloo, Westminster and a Espressamente Illy at City Airport.