Sheffield coffee roasters launch new cafe home in the city centre

Sheffield’s Smith Street Coffee Roasters have moved to a new home.

Monday, 29th April 2019, 2:28 pm
Updated Monday, 29th April 2019, 2:40 pm
The team at the new roastery cafe site

The Sheffield coffee roasting business has set up its operation in the Hide on Scotland Street.

Smith Street was created after the owner Trevor Neville took a trip to Melbourne in 2014 and experienced the Australian speciality coffee scene, and has been based at The Holt for the last couple of years.

Trevor Neville said: “It felt right to set up our own coffee shop alongside the roastery, serving not only fresh small batch coffee which is roasted on site, but a range of sandwiches and cakes.  “We will be roasting daily, so people can come along to see how it’s done, from green beans to beautiful cups of coffee. The point of small batch roasting is to get the beans ready to brew fresh around a week or two after roasting when they are perfect for making into your preferred coffee.” 

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