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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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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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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

Went for lunch. Food and drinks ordered. Drinks arrived, coffees no spoons, asked for spoons and they brought 1, saving on washing up? Lunch arrived 30 mins later, was under seasoned and had to ask for salt and pepper. Food ok. Would not recommend.

Thank F Julie G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We bought a Morning Tea voucher through Itison. We were welcomed by a very friendly member of staff and shown to our table and she explained how the Morning Tea worked, and asked about any dietary issues. We received our drinks quickly and our food...More

Thank Jillian M
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited Cup today, using Itison vouchers for breakfast . I thought that perhaps we may be limited in what we had but I was delighted at the food, service and the staff. Our daughter has a nut allergy and the staff went out of...More

Thank Andrea F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Been here twice in the last 2 weeks with ItIsOn vouchers. Always a friendly welcome, really knowledgeable staff who are attentive and the food is great too. This is my fav place for afternoon tea, especially if accompanied by a gin teapot.

Thank ciarab123
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a nice time at the actual afternoon tea. However, after handing our bill to another member of staff and the saying goodbye to the members of staff at the front desk, our original server rushed out to the street to shout at us asking...More

1  Thank megan7502018
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had an amazing afternoon tea. One of the best that I've been to. Food was amazing and the staff and service was second to none. Thank you

Thank Norma T
Reviewed 5 days ago

Staff were lovely, however the lunch menu did not have a lot of options, felt they could have been better. Soup, followed by creamed Scones were lovely, but would have preferred a wider range of options from lunch menu. Have been before for afternoon tea,...More

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I took my sister in law for morning tea for her birthday today . I have been for many of aftenoon tea . But I was so impressed by this place , unlimited tea or coffee was perfect as I like a couple . Lovely...More

Thank Joann B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing vegetarian morning tea, it was our 26th Wedding anniversary and what a fantastic place to spend our morning together...

Thank Colin7952
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had occasion to visit this place after buying an itison morning tea deal. Absolutely amazing food, fabulous hot drinks, very friendly and professional staff and the decor is beautiful!! Would def recommend and will be visiting again in the near future!!!

Thank Pauline B
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 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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