Fino opened in September 2008 having previously been a Blockbusters video shop. Fino is one of the largest of 'the Lounges' comprising a massive ground floor trading area and smaller area (albeit the size of Porto's entire trading area!) upstairs.
As an ex-Blockbusters, and sticking with our philosophy of each Lounges' prefix name ending in an ‘o', we did contemplate using Video Lounge as a name… And then we had a reality check.
Fino was the 1st Lounge to have a cake stand (mmm, cake…). The cake stand proved so popular that we put one in every Lounge.
Thursday 29th January saw our top baristas unite for the Loungers 2015 Coffee Bust Off! There were some pretty tough challenges set: latte art, filter coffee tasting, blindfolded machine assembly and order picking (think Supermarket Sweep…) amongst…Read more