Noughts & Coffees Noughts & Coffees, on Dalry Road, opened a few months ago without much ceremony or fuss. I’d popped in to check it out and been slightly confused by it.Exterior It’s the cafe/front shop of one of those “we lock in a room for an hour” places called Escape. They have another one …

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Gamma Transport Division For some reason, up until fairly recently I didn’t do many dedicated coffee reviews, aside from the short-form Espresso Quest and the even shorter form Coffee 100 list. Interior With the opening of a rash of West End places showcasing excellent coffee, including Brew Lab West End and Strumpets, I’ve found myself …

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Dovecot by Leo’s It was a shame to see Stag Espresso move on to pastures new as I was a huge fan of their work, both at their various pop-ups and at their main base at the Dovecot Studios. It was good to see another favourite take over the space, though, in the shape of …

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Cult Espresso I’ve been a huge fan of Cult Espresso since it opened back in 2014. Their coffee is excellent, the service is always friendly and knowledgeable, and the food really solid, showcasing a number of local favourites like Union of Genius and Manna House.Interior In the last few months, they’ve been looking to shift …

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Cairngorm West End Will the West End coffee onslaught never cease? The latest contender is one with pedigree in the shape of Cairngorm. I’m a big fan of their Frederick Street branch and it recently finished in the number 2 slot in the Coffee 100. I popped in for a breakfast visit.Interior The first thing …

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