If you go to the UK, there is a good chance that you will receive a cup of bland instant coffee. It doesn't happen here. This could be because of past inaccessibility, but it is no longer true. The UK used to have very few or no facilities for real coffee. In the past, instant coffee was available only via a jar or vending machine. But, in the modern United States, you can always get real, freshly brewed coffee.
You can watch any cop show and see that a coffee pot is always within reach. Nescafe instant coffee is made by adding hot water to powdered or granules. It's not as good as the real deal. It is very different from the real thing. Instant granules of Nescafe coffee have no aroma, bland taste or personality. Coffee lovers would love to start their day with Nescafe instant coffee.
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Two or three large commercial brands have taken the majority of the market share and are not planning to lose sales. We are grateful for the invading US coffee shops on the high street. They have been growing steadily over the past 10-15 years, and slowly this has helped to educate the public about the benefits of real coffee.
It's nearly impossible to walk around central London without at least two coffee shops at your fingertips at all times. The good news is that freshly brewed coffee can be found almost anywhere. It has been a huge help to accept vending machines that can brew decent bean-to-cup coffee. Nearly all establishments that serve coffee have fresh beans on the menu.