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House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe

€€ - €€€Cafe, European, British
10 Dumbreck Road | Bellahouston Park, Glasgow G41 5BW, Scotland
+44 141 353 4770
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (110 reviews)
“salad” (24 reviews)
“parfait” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 17:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
10 Dumbreck Road | Bellahouston Park, Glasgow G41 5BW, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place to visit. Wonderful building and a lovely restaurant After a walk round the park it offers a welcome stop for a coffee or lunch

Thank Pauline W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An intro like that deserves a bit of explanation. I was visiting Bellahouston Park and thought I’d visit the Art Lovers Cafe for a coffee and a snack. However I was taken by the excellent 2-course lunch menu and decided to go for that instead....More

Thank penguinbairn
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank-you for your wonderful comments, we are glad you decided to pop in to the Art Lovers cafe and even more so that you enjoyed the our 2 course option so much! Many Thanks, Lynn

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The House for an Art Lover designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh in 1901 was finally constructed in 2001. It is a spectacular example of Scottish Art Nouveau architecture, interior design and furniture. The cafe/restaurant serves morning coffees, lunches, snacks and occasional dinners. The food was...More

Thank Ron G
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks very much for visiting Ron, we appreciate you taking the time to comment on your experience. Its great to hear that you enjoyed it and managed to fit in a visit to the Art Lovers Cafe too. Kind Regards, Lynn

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Our friends and the two of us visited during summer. At that time we agreed our experience was so good we would repeat lunch around Christmas time. We were not disappointed. The personal service we received was excellent. The food was served in good time...More

Thank James T
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank-you for your lovely comments James, we are so happy to hear that your return visits did not disappoint and your party were well looked after and enjoyed their lunch. It was our pleasure to look after you and hopefully we will have the opportunity...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Had a very nice lunch with the family. Good selection of items on the menu and nice festive surroundings. Waiting staff friendly and efficient. Highly recommend!

Thank Suzanne M
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so visiting over Christmas Suzanne, we are delighted that you enjoyed the selection on our festive menu and were well looked after by our staff - we are very grateful for your recommendation! Kind Regards, Lynn

Reviewed 16 December 2017

I have been to the house for an art lover many times over the last five years or so and it has never disappointed.The staff are first class and the food is of a very high standard. it is always busy with a lively atmosphere...More

Thank Bryan L
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Many thanks to taking the time to leave your comments Bryan, and for choosing the Art Lovers Cafe for your recent lunch - we are happy to hear that you enjoyed the food and service while you were dining with us! Many Thanks, Lynn

Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Fabulous venue. Friendly staff, great service, food was great, Can't wait to return . Very good area for kids - we sat in the lounge . Thank you

Thank Michelle736
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Thank-you for your lovely comments Michelle, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the food and service on your recent visit to the Art Lovers Cafe. Many Thanks, Lynn

Reviewed 3 December 2017

My daughter and her husband dined there at lunch time on 27th November using a 5pm voucher I gave them. The main course was good and they decided to have a dessert and coffee and pay extra, but the waitress pointedly ignored them and served...More

Thank haze51
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Dear Hazel, Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review, although it sounds like your daughter and son in law didn’t have the best experience leaving them to walk out. I wasn’t there at the time so I find it difficult to comment...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017

Had a superb lunch there last Saturday: menu was varied and not too expensive, food was well cooked, portions were ample and service was speedy and friendly. Will be back!

Thank MonsDenis
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Thank-you so much for your lovely comments, we are so glad that you enjoyed your lunch in the Art Lovers Cafe - we would love the opportunity to welcome you back again sometime! Many Thanks, Lynn

Reviewed 8 November 2017

I went along with my wife to see the House for an art lover and to have lunch. We were sadly disappointed with both, the meal was okay, the food was nicely presented which gave the impression that it was tastier than it actually was,...More

Thank RobertoFergie
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Many thanks for visiting and for taking the time to leave your review. We are very disappointed to hear that you didn’t enjoy your visit to the House, particularly as we know many other people from around the world have enjoyed their time at the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$17
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 17:00
Saturday
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Dumbreck Road | Bellahouston Park, Glasgow G41 5BW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 353 4770
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Description
Designed by the famous Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh, it's one of the city's finest wedding and events venues also home to the popular Art Lovers Cafe and Art Lovers Shop.In the Art Lovers Café, we have a passion for good food and friendly service. Open daily 10am to 5pm, lunch served between 12pm and 4pm, it is the perfect location to ‘do lunch’.We have a great team of Chefs sourcing ingredients from local suppliers.
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