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Cafe Source

#142 of 1,935 Restaurants in Glasgow}
€€ - €€€European, British,
1 St. Andrews Square, Glasgow G1 5PJ, Scotland
+44 141 548 6020
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cullen skink” (49 reviews)
“haggis pakora” (25 reviews)
“scotch pie” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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1 St. Andrews Square, Glasgow G1 5PJ, Scotland
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171 - 180 of 510 reviews

Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

I had new found family arriving from overseas and decided to make a booking at Cafe Source. There were 24 of us which could have made things very difficult. However, I had to e-mail the restaurant several times for various reasons and they were fantastic...More

Thank Jen C
Reviewed 27 June 2015

We have now utilised Cafe Source on several occasions both as a couple and with family and friends and have never been disappointed! The staff are superb and Paul and Jaqui are very attentive to your needs not to mention prepared to go that extra...More

Thank Craig D
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Curious location. Superb meal. Cheerful and welcoming staff. I had the Fish of the Day at dinner, which turned out to be a lovely thick fillet of Coley, pan-fried and presented in a light cream sauce with mussels over a bed of cabbage, leeks and...More

Thank Paula C
Reviewed 23 June 2015

Treated my husband for Father's Day and decided to give cafe source a try. We enjoyed a delicious 3 course meal with a bottle of wine for £50. The staff were welcoming and attentive throughout. The food was plentiful and delicious.. Much of the food...More

Thank KirkieKermie
Reviewed 22 June 2015

I called at Cafe Source for Lunch on a recent Saturday after a visit to the nearby “Barras” market. When I arrived the premises were quite empty but it seemed to be understaffed, there was some delay before I got a Menu and got started....More

Thank AuldJimmy
Reviewed 20 June 2015

It's been some time since I have been at Cafe source. The food was as good as I remember it. My husband had the wonderful clam chowder and the goats cheese tartlet was fantastic. Positions great size as we struggled to finish our mains. Lunch...More

Thank Carol-ann J
Reviewed 20 June 2015

We found this truly unique cafe when we got off the hop on hop off city tour bus. So glad we went in for a quick drink! Great atmosphere, loved the layout and design of the cafe. Tried Glayva liqueur and loved it. My new...More

Thank Pam B
Reviewed 12 June 2015

A restaurant in the basement of a church, a strange concept I thought. Located under St. Andrew’s church in the Merchant City its modern minimalistic décor and open plan gives a pleasant dining experience. They specialised in Scottish cuisine, all locally sourced. There is a...More

1  Thank KozelFan
Reviewed 7 June 2015

First visit was so good we went back 6 days later. £50 deal is very good value for money. Great if you are really hungry as portions are large. Lovely ambiance too. On our first visit our trainee waitress Jasmine (Yasmine?) was an absolute delight....More

Thank largsman2015
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Midweek dinner on the 5pm deal. Glass of wine, which was great, excellent tasting and presented 2 course meal with a dram of whisky all for £13.95. A great setting inside, you would struggle to find better value for money anywhere inGlasgow!

Thank Bruce P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
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
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Description
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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