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Cafe Alba

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Cafe, British, Scottish
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19 Main Street, Milngavie, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
+44 141 956 1163
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09:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 16:00
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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410 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

So it is winter and I needed warming up. I popped into this litt;e cafe and ordered the soup and a sandwich deal. The soup was delicious and the toasted sandwich also hit the mark.

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Thank Brian7392
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent cafe food fresh and delicious Jewel in the town of Milngavie. Staff friendly and regulars daily. Menu different tasty Just a step from the car park Enjoyable experience

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Thank Maria Angela C
Scotland
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117 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have visited this eateries several times we decided to go again as it had just had a refurb. There are about 4 more tables but still having to turn people away as being full. It is a bit brighter than it was and the same lovely staff. The menu is varied and I thought the prices have gone up since... More 

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Thank holidaycritic
London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

I've eaten here several times as it has a welcoming atmosphere & serves very tasty home made dishes at reasonable prices. Highly recommend.

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Thank DickieGal
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Husband and I went for a bite to eat. We had the soup and sandwich combo. Lovely soup and a delicious sandwich. Well worth a visit

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Thank Mireille16
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely food and great service ,it is just a brilliant place for Sunday breakfast/brunch,can't wait till our next visit 😊

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Thank Agnes M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch last week. Menu had a good selection. I had the burger which was lovely and very filling. My husband had the club sandwich and had no complaints. Both dishes came with homemade chips that were cooked perfectly. All the dishes j saw being served looked delicious and portions sizes were generous. Staff were very friendly and the... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We come in to Cafe Alba a lot mostly for the breakfast which is great, they also offer take away which is good for a hot roll in the morning. Staff are lovely too but seating is limited. It is nice to sit outside on a warm day too.

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Thank AlixCatherine
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Warm welcome on a cold Friday morning! Popped in for breakfast, great food, friendly staff and very reasonable prices. Will be back.

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Thank Lovetolunch79
Scotland, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is a cosy cafe in the heart of milngarvie.The staff are friendly and polite.Food is hot and looks fresh..and you get a large portion..The prices are value for money..great place..

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Thank tess c

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Scottish
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Main Street, Milngavie, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  Milngavie
  • Phone Number: +44 141 956 1163

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?