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Trans Europe Cafe

#168 of 1,945 Restaurants in Glasgow}
€€ - €€€Cafe, European, British
25 Parnie Street, Glasgow G1 5RJ, Scotland
+44 141 552 7999
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (46 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (21 reviews)
“french toast” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
25 Parnie Street, Glasgow G1 5RJ, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

I Worked here up until yesterday when i was dismissed because of on the saturday shift,I had a cold and should have called in sick but there is no employee to cover me.After 8 months it was a busy service when i made food for...More

Thank scottfyfe5
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I had the Eggs Alba for lunch and it was out of this world. Very cozy and unique atmosphere. Service was great. Fun little place for breakfast or lunch!

Thank Lucy N
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely cosy atmosphere. Quirky little place. Food amazing and service very good. Not expensive. Loved the music too.

Thank 249mgt2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very friendly place with an excellent brunch menu. Three of us had the excellent eggs Alba and one the Benedict. Excellent food and great coffee.

Thank Viewlander
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I had headed up to Glasgow to meet my son for Sunday brunch. "Where are we headed" ?? I asked. "I've been recommended this quirky cafe" he said, so off we went. When we arrived, around 2:15 on Sunday afternoon the place was absolutely buzzing....More

Thank Chod_L
Reviewed 15 October 2017

I always enjoy going to the Trans Europe Cafe, as the food and atmosphere are wonderful. Today was no exception. The food was absolutely delicious, and so reasonably priced, for the size of the portion. Thanks Andrew for the great service

Thank caroljamnejad
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely cafe which you would easily walk past but is well worth a visit. Good cooked breakfast and friendly service. Also, just in case you need to brush up on your geography maps all over the walls.

Thank bunnyofdarkness
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Visited for a snack Sunday brunch time and the place was packed so lucky to bag the last table. Despite it being so busy and bustling we were served quickly by a super friendly guy and placed our order for French toast and coffee. As...More

Thank Sugarsug
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had lunch at this great little cafe today. I had an omelette, while my wife had a salmon bagel and both of us were delighted with the quality of the food. Coffee was also very good. Staff were very friendly, and...More

Thank JCCn6
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Excellently friendly and intimate atmosphere for breakfasts all the way through to evening meals. Top quality coffee too.

Thank Barry S
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Jill R
19 May 2017|
Response from rachy330099 | Reviewed this property |
Just call them up - no clue what yer oan about hen haha
22 August 2016|
Response from YinxFed | Reviewed this property |
You do not need to book, as you can just go in and find your own seat when you arrive. However, if you want to guarantee a place, I would advise getting there early. They are very popular!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Parnie Street, Glasgow G1 5RJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 141 552 7999
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