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Review: Toro Coffee Co.

By Emma @glasgowfoodie

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No bull coffee at Toro

In keeping with the current growing trend of Coffee Shops popping up throughout the city, a new supping hole has recently opened up in Glasgow's Southside. Toro Coffee Co is located on Pollokshaws Road not far from Shawlands Railway Station and Pollok Park.

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Mrs Foodie and I decided to pop in for a nosey the other day and to try the coffee I may add.

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When we entered the premises, it was noticeable that the vendors have gone down the Scandinavian & steam punk look, in relation to the decor - copper piping on show, retro style lighting etc. I particularly liked their use of wooden pallets, halved and worked into seating.

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The chap serving us was nice and friendly, and advised us what they had to offer.

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On the menu was coffee (no surprise there), tea, cake and toasted bread. The espresso is a Cartel Narcos Blend, and filter coffee Thomsons, Ethiopia Natural Blend. There is also decaf from Gatehouse from Paisley. Now that's me done pretending to know about coffee!

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I ordered an Americano without milk but I did add sugar. It was very smooth, not at all bitter like some blends can be, nice aroma. Mrs Foodie has s flat white but without sugar. Another thumbs up from her.

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There are cakes for sale from The Freedom Bakery from cinnamon buns to traybakes. All looking tasty indeed.

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Toro Coffee Glasgow

1484 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow, G43 1RN

Get there

Shawlands Railway Station

First Bus and McGills

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