Tim Hortons Glasgow

Second AND a third Tim Hortons for Glasgow!

Double Doubles at ex-Double D shop! Someone let the cat out of the bag a wee bit too soon on Facebook. No sooner was the post “Calling all coffee lovers. Tim Hortons are coming to Silverburn. Happy Fri-YAY!” published than it was suddenly whisked off the page. Canadian coffee shop giant Tim Hortons only arrived

Behind the scenes with Thomson’s Coffee

Roasting coffee before it was hip Roasting coffee in Glasgow isn't a new thing. There has been a coffee roaster in Glasgow since 1841 and I took some time out to give Thomson's Coffee a visit and go behind the scenes. History Thomson's Coffee have a long history in Glasgow.  David Thomson, from Edinburgh, moved

Lola bikes Coffee The Hague Holland Netherlands good coffee

Review: Lola Bikes and Coffee, The Hague, Netherlands

Speciality coffee and bikes Not something that you would think that you would normally find together but you do at Lola Bikes & Coffee.  We spent New Year in The Hague so we had to find somewhere nearby to our hotel which served good coffee.   A bit of research drew us to Lola Bikes

Glasgow coffee festival

Event: Glasgow Coffee Festival expands to Two Days!

​ ​6 & 7th May  at The Briggait, Glasgow Curated by Glasgow’s own Dear Green Coffee Roasters, Glasgow Coffee Festival returns to the renowned, historical venue The Briggait. Following two sold out festivals, it has now expanded to two days to celebrate the growing speciality coffee culture in Scotland, showcasing the passion for quality coffee in

Millbrae hill cafe battlefield Southside glasgow

Food Review: Millbrae Hill Cafe, 39 Milbrae Road, Glasgow

We found our thrill in Millbrae hill Millbrae hill cafe recently opened in the Battlefield/Langside area in the Southside of Glasgow and has settled in to become a firm favourite of locals quickly (it used to be 1901 cafe). Inside the decor is muted with colour from the seating and some pieces of artwork. I loved the

Spitfire coffee merchant city Glasgow

Food review: Spitfire Espresso, 127 Candleriggs, Merchant City, Glasgow

It's all about the coffee (and eggs) Spitfire Espresso is one those places I keep returning to and meaning to write about but never do.  I feel that I'll never do it justice trying to write about one visit when a mix of the last six could do.  So here goes, attempting to write about

Stads koffyhuis Delft Holland coffee shop cafe

Food: Stads KoffyHuis, Delft, Netherlands

Recommended for lunch in Delft A short tram ride from The Hague is the gorgeous city of Delft.  Well known for pottery, canals and Vermeer, it did initially sound like a "pensioner day out" destination when Mr Foodie suggested it.  However, I'm now sweet on Delft and partly because of the Delft coffee houses or

Flat caps Coffee Newcastle

Coffee: Flat Caps Coffee, Haymarket, Newcastle

"Hidden gem" is a phrase often uttered about restaurants, cafes or pubs that are not widely known about, especially if they're inconspicuously located on a city centre street. Take Flat Caps Coffee for example, it could take some skill to find this coffee shop without prior knowledge as we used Google Maps to take us

Baileys cocktail

Drink Recipe: Baileys Mocha Martini

Treat yourself to a Baileys Mocha Martini It's National Chocolate Week and what better way to celebrate than with a toast to chocolate. This luxurious and decadent drink will clear away those autumn blues and give a glow to your cheeks! Simple to make and even easier to drink, please drink responsibly! [amd-yrecipe-recipe:77]

Two men about town lavazza

WIN a Lavazza Coffee Machine!

Meet Two Men About Town and win a new Jolie Coffee Machine from Lavazza! Hello to all you lovely people over at Foodie Explorers!, If you’ve never heard of us and are wondering why we have suddenly popped up on your usual go-to page for Scottish related food and drink information, we quite understand but