The Charlotte NC Coffee Scene Just Got Better: Resident Culture Coffee Opens in South End

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Charlotte, North Carolina- June 21, 2022 : Resident Culture Killer Coffee Photographed by Peter Taylor in Charlotte, NC. June 21, 2022.

Resident Culture Brewing Co. opened Resident Culture Coffee in South End CLT in June. The new addition is a full-service specialty coffee shop located inside the taproom at 332 W. Bland St. This will surely add to the already blossoming Charlotte NC coffee scene.

The all-day brewery will now feature coffee, breakfast tacos, sandwiches and pastries, and lunch service seven days a week. With the opening of the gourmet coffee bar also comes extended operating hours and the much-anticipated addition of a full breakfast menu from El Toro Bruto.

The full-service coffee shop will exclusively serve Mostra Coffee and feature favorites like espresso, drip coffee, iced coffee, cold brew and lattes as well as tea-based lattes, loose leaf tea and other specialty drinks.

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Charlotte, North Carolina- June 21, 2022 : Resident Culture Killer Coffee Photographed by Peter Taylor in Charlotte, NC. June 21, 2022.

Resident Culture’s menu is adds something a little different to the Charlotte NC Coffee Scene


Among a full menu of craft coffee creations, Resident Culture Coffee will feature specialty drinks. These will be inspired by the food of González-Mora They include: Café De Olla – a regional Mexican coffee spiced with cinnamon, clove, anise & piloncillo sugar; Dirty Horchata – house-made El Toro Bruto horchata spiked with espresso & topped with cinnamon sugar.

El Toro Bruto gained a cult following for its popular breakfast tacos. It operated exclusively as a pop-up before opening inside of Resident Culture South End earlier this year. The new breakfast menu will include some of the most popular tacos from the past as well as new and enhanced versions. These include chorizo, bacon, barbacoa, steak & eggs, and a vegan option.

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Resident Culture Coffee in South End CLT

In addition to breakfast tacos, sandwiches and toasts, a mix of traditional Mexican pastries and classic American baked goods will be made in-house by González-Mora.

Retail coffee bags and Resident Culture merchandise will also be available at the coffee bar. Want want more Charlotte NC coffee hotspots? Read about ten of our CLT coffee favorites here.