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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%
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“cullen skink” (51 reviews)
“haggis pakora” (26 reviews)
“beef” (37 reviews)
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1 St. Andrews Square, Glasgow G1 5PJ, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I really enjoyed an evening out at Cafe Source, underneath St Andrew's in the Square. Food is always excellent. Certainly somewhere I can always take friends too. They are always impressed.

Thank JohnMason1957
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My company was hosting an exchange with a dance company from Spain and we were looking for places to take the group to dinner where they could relax and enjoy some Scottish cuisine. Cafe Source fit the bill perfectly, the booking process was so smooth,...More

Thank KGambit
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always wanted to try this place and when a deal came up I took it. I stupidly expected the restaurant to be up the stairs in the church!, but then guided down the stairs at right side to the cafe, in the crypt! But hey...More

Thank RuthyGlasgow
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here for a menu tasting for my daughter's wedding. Food superb. Excellent service and ambiance. Totally hidden gem of a place to eat. Will definately be back

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an early dinner here yesterday afternoon. Was surprised at how busy it was at 5pm. It's quite a large open space so being busy helps give it a bit of atmosphere. There is a sign as you come in the door telling you to...More

Thank S0uthsideTraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 7 March 2018 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 4 March 2018

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 1 March 2018

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 26 February 2018 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
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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
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, 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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