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#376 of 1,940 Restaurants in Glasgow}
€€ - €€€, British,
48 Buchanan Street | 3rd Floor, Princes Square, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
+44 141 221 0303
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
48 Buchanan Street | 3rd Floor, Princes Square, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had been here for food and drinks a few years ago and was disappointed, however, a lot has changed and I had a great experience. Food was lovely and very friendly service (if not a tad slow- although it was a busy Saturday night)...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a few hours shopping myself & hubby decided to stop for dinner , October cafe had an offer on 2 course meal for 2 & a bottle of wine for £40 & we added 1 sweet on for £3 fantastic couldn’t get better for...More

Thank R3632DGnicolac
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a group meal and drinks in here on Friday night. Restaurant and bar had a lovely vibe and service was efficient. Food arrived promptly and a wide range was available. Great food which everyone enjoyed. We'll be back.

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Due to a change in plan, we had to delay our booking. However due to extremely helpful staff, there was no issue. Our cocktail masterclass was hilarious and each member of staff did all they could to make it the best experience possible. IT was...More

Thank GreigB28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely time at October. Food was excellent and so were the cocktails. The waitress and the bartender who ran the class were both absolutely great. It was so much fun. Thank you for a great night!

Thank mg32017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a "booth" for our daughter's birthday, it was actually a booth, just 4 small tables pushed together ?!... Ppl were trying to sit at our tables even tho it clearly said reserved !! "But" cost £120 which included 1 bottle of grey goose vodka...More

Thank Jayzeecandy
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

I came here with my friends last week and had £3.50 cocktails which were great value for money and very nice! We also had the daily menu, I had haggis Bon bons and linguine! Very good for £11.95! Would come back again! Our server was...More

Thank highlandc3
venue_manager70, General Manager at October, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Highlandc3, Thank you for your 5 star review, delighted you enjoyed our market menu deal and cocktails. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Many Thanks, October

Reviewed 11 September 2017

The afternoon tea was not what I would expect for the price. The cakes were tray bakes and not dainty and special as you would expect from an afternoon tea. The sandwiches were cheap fillings, very small and thin. They only had current scones which...More

Thank NicolaUK110
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We dined at October cafe this weekend as a group of 23 for a leaving do. Service was impeccable, even on the lead up to the booking where we offered a pre order service which made ordering for 23 much easier on the day. Justine...More

Thank Lisa S
venue_manager70, General Manager at October, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lisa, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback on your recent visit. Great to hear you enjoyed your meal with us, I look forward to passing your compliments on to the rest of your team. Look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Nearly two hours after arriving we had only had one out of three cocktails we paid for. They seemed to have either over booked or simply forgotten about us as we sat for ages waiting for the masterclass which only lasted a couple of minutes...More

1  Thank Molly B
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Victoria T
31 May 2016|
Response from venue_manager70 | Property representative |
Hi Vicki, The deposit is redeemable against the package bought for the table. Please just give us a call to book. Thanks, October
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Buchanan Street | 3rd Floor, Princes Square, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 221 0303
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Stylish contemporary dining in Glasgow city centre October Cafe Bar is a cosmopolitan cafe, restaurant and club bar in the penthouse of the fashionable Princes Square shopping centre. By day, the Buchanan Street venue is a chic, contemporary dining venue - ideal for a business lunch or a stylish place to stop and refuel in between shops. DJs quicken the pace in the evenings, making Octobber a buzzy, rooftop dinner destination.
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