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Cafe Source

) #147 of 1,951 Restaurants in Glasgow ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ European, British,
1 St. Andrews Square, Glasgow G1 5PJ, Scotland
+44 141 548 6020
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cullen skink” (47 reviews)
“haggis pakora” (23 reviews)
“beef” (34 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1 St. Andrews Square, Glasgow G1 5PJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was back again last Sunday and tet again the food was exceptional I had the black oudding and feta starter which was sublime followed by the sausages which you would not imagine would be a great nain course but Cafe Source work their majic....More

Thank TourT2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first time there food and decor excellent Cullen skunk magic will definitely be back fairly soon. padris

Thank Padris
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Creative traditional meals. Good serving sizes. Sizable Gluten free menu. Sausage special was very tasty. Lovely setting. Worth a try!

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Went out of our way to return to Cafe Source having dined here a few times before and subsequently recommended to our family and friends. Sign at entrance invites you to go to bar to be seated for restaurant. Joined a queue of people waiting...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Didn't know this place existed even though it's only a 5 minute walk from the centre of Glasgow. Found it when looking on tastecard for somewhere for lunch. It's rather unusual in the basement of St Andrews church. Good size with nice big booths. Well...More

Thank Lynn-e-2011
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Ate here on a Friday night with the family, first time, really lovely meal, beautifully presented, good atmosphere, friendly efficient service. Cullen skink to start, really tasty, beef bourgenoin that was melt in the mouth, and a generous portion of delicious sticky toffee pud. Will...More

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Set in the basement of an old church and in rather uninspiring surroundings you would struggle to find this place if you didn't know about it. Inside the atmosphere was pleasant and not too noisy. Tastefully decorated with some nice historic memorabilia. Best of all...More

Thank ColinMacD_11
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

My self and my friends went in for a last minute meal. We found the menu a bit small. We ordered and our food came out very quickly. Food was nice but very over priced. Been to a lot higher quality places for the same...More

Thank bothwellboi
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Booked pre-theatre on 5pm, 2 courses and glass of wine £14.95. Main and dessert were both very nice. Lots of choice even though pre-theatre menu. Would definitely go back.

Thank AshLGibson
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

If I ever need to be treated to excellent food,fantastic staff and completely delicious indulgence I come here. The Cullen skink is the best ever,our special tonight was haggis and steak pie. It was fabulous. I always attempt to leave space for the pudding but...More

Thank tropicaltrio1972
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Hi, there is a ramp - not sure if lift, plenty of space and spotless.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 St. Andrews Square, Glasgow G1 5PJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 548 6020
Cafe Source is located beneath the magnificently restored 18th Century St. Andrew’s Church in the Merchant City, Cafe Source offers a relaxed and informal dining experience for those wanting to sample some gutsy “real” Scottish fare. Traditional favourites such as Haggis, Stovies and the ever popular Cullen Skink figure on the menu, however you will also find a wide range of contemporary dishes. Pre-Theatre and Dinner Menus are also available offering excellent value for money. Specials change on a daily basis and with an extensive choice of Malt Whisky, fine wines, Scottish beers and lagers you will surely find Café Source a truly relaxing place to enjoy a taste of Scotland. 10 Mins from Central Station. 2 Mins from Glasgow Cross/Glasgow Green.
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