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Cup Tea Lounge Glasgow

€€ - €€€Cafe, British,
71 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LP, Scotland
+44 141 353 2959
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“cupcakes” (177 reviews)
“sandwiches” (117 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
71 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LP, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An amazing selection of sandwiches including wraps and savoury rolls, hot scones and scrumptious cakes. I upgraded to include a teapot of gin cocktail which was delicious. I would definitely do this again, it is a lovely restaurant and the staff were very attentive.

Thank Sheila A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Afternoon tea for two can’t be faulted. Very generous teapot each with additional flavours offered. Adapting food to suit a diabetic was no problem & very much appreciated. The Hendricks gin cocktail was fabulous. Will definitely return & recommend highly. If you see this on...More

Thank car-e237
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a such lovely afternoon at CUP. We were well looked after by Stuart who recognised my mother in law as the janitor from his old primary school & Hannah who recommended some lovely teas for us to try. An excellent display of sandwiches...More

Thank crunchy1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service! Well looked after! Afternoon Tea was delicious looking forward to coming back soon. Thank you all.

Thank Catherine R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the Cup this morning for Morning Tea. On this occasion I took along three friends. I had already told them about the delightful building and excellent food and service. We certainly were not disappointed. The staff are extremely helpful and the service was first...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The whole experience of Afternoon tea was fantastic from the choice of types of tea to the amount of food. The sandwiches were fresh, the cakes delicious and the scones warmed and ready when we wanted them and served with the most amazing strawberry jam!...More

Thank FJM54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great afternoon tea. I had previously been as part of a large group, but this time it was just two of us. Service was as before really nice and personal. The food was really good and the touch with the warm scones perfect. I will...More

Thank K B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took my mum as part of her mother's day gift. We had afternoon tea with prosecco. Beautifully presented lunch and gorgeous decor. All the food was tasty!

Thank LittleCharlatan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Simply fab. Relaxing ambience, discreet but informative staff. Delicious sandwiches, pastries, scones and cakes. Great surroundings, terrific food and wonderfully attentive staff.

Thank Iain L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Morning Breakfast was delicious and very filling. Relaxed atmosphere, very friendly staff and efficient service. Would definitely come here again.

Thank Leigh M
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3 July 2017|
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Response from paulgallacher2015 | Reviewed this property |
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2 July 2015|
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Response from KozelFan | Reviewed this property |
i have to agree with Jenny. I'm afraid you have your destination wrong. This is a restaurant/tea shop during the day and a Gin palace in the evening.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 353 2959
  • E-mail
Step back to the Victorian interior of this stunning building and enjoy the comfortable furnishings, great service. We offer a selection of 40 hand blended teas, afternoon tea and the best desserts in the City.
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