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Billingtons of Lenzie

114 Kirkintilloch Road | Lenzie, Glasgow G66 4LQ, Scotland
+44 141 776 8090
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (17 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Delicatessen, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
114 Kirkintilloch Road | Lenzie, Glasgow G66 4LQ, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

I shared a glass or two of wine with my brother and sister-in -law in this charming and popular bistro/delicatessen. When I was brought up in Lenzie, in the 50s and 60s, this was the local grocery shop which for its time was excellent. This...More

Thank Robin S
Mark B, Owner at Billingtons of Lenzie, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thankyou so much for your review and such positive comments, we all work hard to strive for excellence and appreciate your kind words.

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent service, food and drink. Nice atmosphere while all around in snowbound disarray. Good branded beer, coffee and snacks. Door does need closure mechanism to reduce winter draughts.

Thank Nilindy
Mark B, Owner at Billingtons of Lenzie, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thanks for your comments, much appreciated. Your quiet right about door closer, it has been adjusted so working better but replacement is in hand.

Reviewed 9 February 2018

It's ok, but always busy. A bit of an odd setup and could do with a bit of a rejig to get things 'flowing' better inside. Note: Putting food on bit's of slate does not a great meal make. Damn good coffee though, but get...More

Thank Davy S
Mark B, Owner at Billingtons of Lenzie, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Hi Thanks for your comments, appreciate we can’t please everyone but our Antipasto platters served on plates are our most popular dish, happy to serve this on a board or regular plate though. Please feel free to ask for regular cup or mug for your...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

brilliant experience all round. Food was fantastic and served with a smile! kids loved the icecream and we all got a hot chocholate for the road :)

Thank cc t
Mark B, Owner at Billingtons of Lenzie, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thankyou so much for taking the time to review us, delighted to hear you enjoyed and the kids too ! Hope to welcome you back in the near future. Best Mark

Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Our first visit to Billingtons of Lenzie, we ordered a breakfast of sausage, bacon, scrambled egg, potato scone, toast and coffee, my goodness I've never experienced anything like it ! It all came inside a roll with uneven and oddly cut toast on the side,...More

Thank TicketyBooGlasgow
Mark B, Owner at Billingtons of Lenzie, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2017

Hi So sorry on this occasion we were not upto our usual standards. We actually don’t have plated breakfasts on our menu only filled rolls, maybe this wasn’t clear, apologies. We are sorry your visit was disappointing 😢. Obviously you should have been given more...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely wee find! Smashing coffee & cake, lovely atmosphere & friendly staff. (Could have done with some merangue in the Eton Mess mind). Great place - we'll be back.

Thank treefrog59
Mark B, Owner at Billingtons of Lenzie, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Eeek sorry if we ran out of merangue - extra portion next visit we promise. But glad your experience was a good one and thanks for your kind comments- hopefully we will see you again soon.

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Second time we have went for breakfast and less than impressed. We weren't acknowledged and waited a considerable time for menus. After ordering, we then waited over half an hour for two coffees and a further 15-20 mins for all our food - a morning...More

Thank David M
Mark B, Owner at Billingtons of Lenzie, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Hi We are a little concerned you are writing a review for a different place, our menus are always on the table and we make it clear that orders are made at the till. So wonder why you would be waiting for menus and someone...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Only really come here for coffee and ice cream. Not too fussed for the deli, despite its convenient location.

Thank Gary B
Mark B, Owner at Billingtons of Lenzie, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thanks for your feedback ..... Deli is quite good you know. But glad you like coffee & ice cream

Reviewed 24 June 2017

Had a quick cuppa the other day ---- Service was excellent !!! will be back for food the next time....highly recommend a visit..

Thank Sam T
Mark B, Owner at Billingtons of Lenzie, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Hi Sam Hurry back - delicious food awaits you 😊

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

My first thought when I walked into this place was Wow, Wow, Wow!!! It had everything you would want. Great menu, great drinks list, great deli, and I absolutely loved how it looks. The prices are slightly on the expensive side but not over the...More

Thank makinghappiness
Mark B, Owner at Billingtons of Lenzie, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Hey Thanks for your review and what a shame we fell short in your opinion on this occasion. Obviously from time to time we can run out of things, we make everything fresh to order so this can happen, but we do apologise. Not sure...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$11
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Kirkintilloch Road | Lenzie, Glasgow G66 4LQ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 776 8090
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Description
Voted Best Deli in Glasgow 2013 & 2014 by BBC Good Food Guide. Finalist in Top 5 Deli's in Scotland 2014 Entertainment Guide. Winners Best Independent Retailer EDC Business Awards 2015 Winner Best Deli in Scotland 2016 Farm Show & Deli Awards Winner Best Hospitality EDC Business Awards 2016 We are an Artisan Deli serving a rustic menu of traditional Deli cuisine.We stock a fantastic range of products sourced locally and from every corner of the world.Our Deli counter is packed with fresh meats, cheeses, olives and antipasto.We have a vast range of beers, wines and spirits.And our centre piece is the coldstone Ice cream counter, where we can mix your favourite organic ice creamWith a interesting choice of mix ins, creating your own ice cream creation.A warm family welcome awaits you !!
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