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COVID-19 Closure Update

COVID-19 Closure Update

Following the Government's announcement yesterday (March 20th) that all cafes, bars and restaurants must stop trading with immediate effect, Bean & Bud is now closed until further notice. After a very difficult week, that has left our staff in limbo wondering if...

Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Update

We are entering a period of uncertainty as the Coronavirus takes hold in the UK. Businesses like ours are doing everything we can to continue trading safely, while being fair to our customers and staff. We at Bean & Bud would like to continue serving you all for...

Baristas Reach for the (North) Star!

Baristas Reach for the (North) Star!

Congratulations to two of Bean & Bud's baristas, Jana and Elliott, who both passed training courses they undertook at the brilliant North Star Roastery in Leeds earlier this month. Jana spent two days with Ollie and the team studying for her Intermediate Brewing...

Why we do what we do the way we do it!

Why we do what we do the way we do it!

Great coffee starts with great farmers. This simple thought is the inspiration behind what we do at Bean & Bud, and why we do things the way we do! It’s very easy these days to find really bad coffee. In fact, you can buy a very large cup of very bad coffee for...

New beginnings…and exciting times ahead

A warm welcome from your new hosts! There are some new faces behind the bar at Bean & Bud...and after a hectic start they've finally found time to say hello! Hi everyone! It's hard to believe, but we've been in charge at Bean & Bud for nearly a month now...and...

Season of mists and… great coffee!

Keats called it the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness.  We just call Autumn the season of great coffee!  Some of our favourites are around in Autumn, most notably Ethiopian Naturals.  We take great care over planning our coffee offer, changing...