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North Star

108 Queen Margaret Drive, Glasgow G20 8NZ, Scotland
+44 141 946 5365
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“french toast” (19 reviews)
“ciabatta” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
108 Queen Margaret Drive, Glasgow G20 8NZ, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Six of us were staying in a AirBnB just a few minutes away and our host recommended this cafe for breakfast - and it was spot on! It’s a tiny Italian cafe which does takeaway cakes, coffee and sandwiches as well as eat in options....More

Thank Gemma N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for somewhere to have a bit of brunch after some morning work. The north star cafe popped into my head after seeing some great reviews. We travelled over and managed to get a space not far away. Got a seat straight away with was...More

Thank AxelEats
Reviewed 16 April 2018

North Star is a place that I have heard great things about over the years and have wanted to try out, but as always with a lot of great places in Glasgow, its just finding myself in the area to actually visit them. One Sunday...More

Thank wanderer_scotland
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Thank you so much for the amazing food and service you provided. I can’t come to Glasgow without coming to Northstar. You’re pistachio pancakes with maple syrup were gorgeous and nice strong coffee. Never disappointed!

Thank rosamilne
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We regularly visit North Star great friendly welcome on arrival by staff . Breakfasts are brill french toast with bacon particularly scrummy . Sampled the Freshly made ciabatta with chicken avocado tomato and mayo today which was tasty .

Thank ThePhotographer1
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Not sure about best cafe but it does do the best foccacia and the best coffee. Not tried anything else because those are so good!!!

Thank Raghnall R
Reviewed 22 November 2017

There is a reason that this little cafe is always busy....its brilliant! The italian sausage sandwich is fab!! The soup is always delicious and the french toast will never disappoint! My kids love it, my husband loves it and the friendly staff always make us...More

Thank DonaldoGLA
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I was staying close by for a couple of days and popped in for breakfast. The coffee was delicious as was the French Toast which was served with bacon and maple syrup. The staff were very friendly and service excellent. I recommend you visit North...More

Thank A1ireview
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Had the vegan breakfast, it was amazing! Very attentive friendly staff, GREAT coffee! And fairly cheap for such outstanding quality!

1  Thank Thms B
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Thank goodness for places like this that offer a break from the typical cholesterol bomb breakfasts. I quite enjoyed the soy sausage and the mushroom caps and tomatoes were delicious. Fried egg was cooked perfectly - just runny enough. The potato (pancake?) was good. I...More

Thank backpacker31
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13 November 2017|
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Response from Maurizio R | Property representative |
Hi McCannGlasgow, thanks for being in touch. I’m really sorry this weekend we will be busy organising making food for a big catering Saturday and Sunday! Hope to help you another time in the future. Maurizio Rossini
Ian Robert S
1 January 2017|
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Response from rayraptor | Reviewed this property |
No, re opens 3rd January.
Gerry G
22 October 2016|
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Response from Sue A | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There are a couple of tables outside for better weather but definitely no room inside for prams! Ok if you fold it up,I'd think. You'll be sure of a warm welcome!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Queen Margaret Drive, Glasgow G20 8NZ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 946 5365
  • E-mail
North star is a little cafe bistro, we offer you a good selection of breakfast lunch, sandwiches,panini and also special dishes every day. We are making everything fresh by order ,we also have a good selection of home made cakes and scones. North star is the perfect place to have your breakfast,lunch or coffee break!!!!
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