Toro Coffee

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Toro Coffee
1484 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow, G43 1RE
  • Telephone 07772 703540
  • Opening times Mon–Fri 7.30am–3.30pm; Sat 9am–3pm. Closed Sun.
  • Food served Mon–Fri 7.30am–3pm; Sat 9am–3pm; Sun 10am–3pm
  • Average price £7 (lunch)
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Style-conscious and coffee-obessive café with sourdough and cakes

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If you like your coffee like you like your fighting bulls – strong and black – then you are in for a treat at Toro near Pollok Park. Its USP is a flight of coffees: a double espresso, a pretty and fluffy double-shot latte and a glass of three-shot filter – yeah baby, that's seven! Featured coffee includes a range of indie roasters, including Glasgow’s own the Good Coffee Cartel. A recent selection included the Narco Blend (Colombia meets Ethiopia) in both the espresso and latte, and an Ethiopian Koke as the filter. The citrusy burst of the Narco espresso is tempered in the cleansing comfort of the latte, while a sip of hot filter transports you to East Africa, soft fruit emerging as it cools. Toro is a carefully curated space created by photographer and co-owner Ross Walker, and there are plenty of toasts (Freedom Bakery) and bakes (Amo Torta) to go with the black stuff. And you can bring the dog.

  • High point: Caffeine heaven
  • Low point: Limited savoury offerings
  • Average price: £7 (lunch)
  • Provides: Vegetarian options (at least ¼ main courses), Children's high chairs, Wheelchair access, Free wi-fi
  • Capacity: 24
  • Largest group: 24
  • Open since: 2018