I had a slightly unusual schedule today, on my visit to Glasgow, so was on the lookout for a place (or places) to grab both a mid-morning coffee and an early takeout lunch. Exterior Recalling a conversation with Sandro from Castello Coffee, from a few weeks ago, where he said he’d been in the west …

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The quest for breakfast roll perfection took me to Café Fresco, on Morrison Street, today. I’d clocked the place, a few weeks ago, and noticed from their board, outside, that bacon rolls were available.Exterior Their signage, today, promised some quite good value, as both a bacon roll and a double espresso were priced at £1.50, …

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It’s not always fair to judge a place by its name, but in the case of somewhere called Speedy Sandwiches, I think it’s reasonable to expect two things: sandwiches; and rapid service. On today’s visit, both boxes were ticked, admirably.Speedy Sandwiches This was another breakfast quest, as I was once more taking advantage of our …

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My acute observation skills were once more to the fore, the other day, when I originally attempted to find BaGet Stuffed, after MJ had spotted it from the bus. I ended up at Bonnington’s after walking clean past my intended stop. I questioned its existence, but was reassured that its lack of observable presence was …

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I have been trying, with limited success, to visit the Sicilian Pastry Shop for a wee while. On my most recent attempt, I was waylaid by Café 9. I took extreme measures, today, by walking a completely different route, past a number of establishments that I knew I’d already reviewed. Even then, I was almost …

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