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Cafe Source

€€ - €€€European, British,
1 St. Andrews Square, Glasgow G1 5PJ, Scotland
+44 141 548 6020
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cullen skink” (51 reviews)
“haggis pakora” (26 reviews)
“scotch pie” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1 St. Andrews Square, Glasgow G1 5PJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had fantastic lunch here! Service was brilliant and staff really friendly and helpful. Great location and atmosphere. Every course was delish! Amazing veggie haggis pakora and best salad I've had in town! Will defo be back!

Thank Kashka66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ever course was excellent from start to finish. Could not fault the food or service and can’t wait to go back. Definitely worth seeking this place out

Thank floydcat42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit here with a 5pm voucher deal and chose the daube of beef from the mains (there was a very nice selection to chose from this menu) and a bottle of red wine. The piece of beef was a generous size,...More

1  Thank Nets U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We do not live in Scotland but are in Glasgow at least once a year and we go here or to their sister restaurant Cafe Source Too every time. Great service and great food. Their Cullen skink is my favourite and cannot find fault on...More

1  Thank SuAmi17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on Saturday after booking a late 5pm deal; £19.95 for two courses with a glass of wine. Service was fast and attentive. I had the Cullen Skink to start and it was beautiful! Big meaty chunks of haddock and really creamy, it was...More

1  Thank AndrewShig
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited last night before a concert, best club sandwich ever 😁 service great , would definately call again

1  Thank ScotlandLori
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

This restaurant situated underneath an 18th century church has an ambience all of its own. The service is first class and the staff very attentive and efficient! The menu is very Scottish with starters like Cullen Skink! The food is very well served and the...More

1  Thank Alistair R
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Our first visit to this restaurant certainly won't be our last . Booked here as we were attending a Celtic Connections concert in St. Andrew's on the Square and was looking for somewhere nearby to eat -can't get much closer than downstairs ! Fantastic atmosphere...More

1  Thank visit09
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Nice room, pleasant service, and ok starters and desserts, but the dish described as FISH AND CHIPS was major let-down. Cafe Source should understand that the unpleasant, unappetising, and unhealthy 'skinny' things they serve are not 'chips'. We wouldn't have ordered iif it had said...More

Thank GreenockLofty
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Booked through 5pm for lunch with my friends in December. Food was nice, I had the Brie tart to start with then the burger. Our deal included a glass of wine. We had ordered another round of drinks however they had forgotten to bring these...More

1  Thank gradan94
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 St. Andrews Square, Glasgow G1 5PJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 548 6020
  • E-mail
Cafe Source is located beneath the magnificently restored 18th Century St. Andrew’s Church in the Merchant City, Cafe Source offers a relaxed and informal dining experience for those wanting to sample some gutsy “real” Scottish fare. Traditional favourites such as Haggis, Stovies and the ever popular Cullen Skink figure on the menu, however you will also find a wide range of contemporary dishes. Pre-Theatre and Dinner Menus are also available offering excellent value for money. Specials change on a daily basis and with an extensive choice of Malt Whisky, fine wines, Scottish beers and lagers you will surely find Café Source a truly relaxing place to enjoy a taste of Scotland. 10 Mins from Central Station. 2 Mins from Glasgow Cross/Glasgow Green.
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