COffee ROasting and Barista Training

Baristocracy Coffee is roasting now!


Speciality coffee is available now for wholesale and retail, by the cup or bag roasted by Australian coffee nerd Alex Forsyth. We’ve decided to close the roastery to the public during lockdown. We’ll open again as soon as the restrictions are lifted but in the meantime all of our coffees are available on the website and we’re offering free delivery to NE postcodes. Use the code: NElocaldelivery at checkout

Thank you for your support and stay safe.

roastery closed to the public during lockdown 2.0. free delivery for NE postcodes. use coupon code : NElocaldelivery at checkout

What we dO

At Baristocracy we roast speciality coffee for wholesale and retail customers. We also offer coffee education courses for professionals, at-home baristas and everyone in between.

Wholesale supply

Looking for delicious, artisanal coffee for your cafe, restaurant or venue? Contact us to discuss how we can meet your needs.


Thirsty for mind-blowing coffee in your own home? Contact us to find out how we can help you get that Aussie cafe experience in the comfort of your kitchen.


Coffee education courses, perfect for those hard-to-buy-for people, are available now. Contact us to make a booking and keep an eye on our social media and website for opportunities to geek out.

What’s New

October Half-Term Opening Hours

October Half-Term Opening Hours Closed Sunday 25th & Tuesday 27th of October We're taking a few days off with the kids over half term.  The roastery will not be open on Sunday the 25th and Tuesday the 27th of October. However we will be back to our best on...

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Summer Opening

Summer Opening

We are so excited to open the roastery again to our lovely customers, for take away coffees, to pick up online orders or just pop in to buy a bag. We will be open from Tuesday 21st of July with changed hours of operation to allow customers to pick up their orders from...

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February Half-Term Opening Hours

February Half-Term Opening Hours

Open Monday 17th & Tuesday 18th Feb 10-2pmClosed Wednesday 19th - Friday 21st FebOpen as usual from Monday 24th Feb Visit Us Unit 2, Larch Ct,West Chirton North Industrial Estate,North Shields, NE298SG Open Hours Altered Hours for February...

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Baristocracy single origins and blends are available by the bag from our roastery or online.

coffee courses

We offer a variety of coffee education courses from coffee tasting to next-level latte art. We can tailor a package to suit your needs, contact us to chat. We offer courses for the at-home coffee geek to professional baristas and everyone in between. Contact us to chat about what you’d like to achieve and get a quote.

Visit Us

Unit 2, Larch Ct,
West Chirton North Industrial Estate,
North Shields, NE298SG

Open Hours

Altered Hours for Lockdown Nov 2020

Roastery currently closed to the public.

Go to the Roasting Now page to choose your coffees & use code: NElocaldelivery at checkout for free delivery to NE postcodes.

We'll open the roastery again as soon as current lockdown restrictions are lifted. Stay safe