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In mid November 2017 two anglophone expats opened Bordeaux's first ever bicycle café. The combination of a coffee shop and bike shop, Musette is a place to get your bike repaired, buy a new bicycle, pick up a lock or some lights or just pop in for some top quality coffee or a tea and some cake.
Bordeaux Expats recently caught up with the lads from Musette to find out what motivated them to launch this brand new concept in the Bordeaux cycling world !
Musette bike repair shop and cafe
72 Cours de la Somme, 33800 Bordeaux

Over to Chris…

What brought you to Bordeaux?My main reason for moving to France was the challenge of learning a language, I was 27 at the time and had given myself the deadline of age 30 for speaking a second language. I chose Bordeaux in particular for three reasons. First off, was the fact that it seemed like a very easy place to get around on a bike, with its advanced cycling infrastructure and general f…

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