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Cafe Source

#144 of 1,958 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%
Travellers talk about
“cullen skink” (47 reviews)
“haggis pakora” (23 reviews)
“scotch pie” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1 St. Andrews Square, Glasgow G1 5PJ, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 504 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I were attending a wedding at St. Andrews in the square when we found this hidden gem. We had an evening meal the menu was varied and we opted for a starter and the fish of the day.special it was superb cooked...More

Thank Engineer50Arbroath
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An impromptu dinner date turned out to be one of the best meals ever - food was fantastic - excellent service from friendly and efficient staff - lovely surroundings - all 3 courses were delicious but special mention of the Banoffee Pie dessert.... absolutely delicious...More

Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed 6 days ago

It was Glasgow's Open Doors wk & we were bked for an evening talk on Lost Glasgow upstairs above Café Source so we had our eats prior to the talk. It has a dark but interesting décor & the staff were attentive & friendly. We...More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here as attending a talk on Glasgow's Doors Open Day upstairs. Very dark decoration which gives the restaurant a secluded and cosy atmosphere. As we were going elsewhere after dinner, we chose a variety of starters for main course preceded by soup, mushroom and...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First visit but will definitely return ,took the set menu option my wife loved the ham hough croquet with black pudding I chose Cullen skink which I enjoyed weboth had the slow braised beef which we both liked,the restaurant was well laid out new and...More

Thank snaps57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here 3 times in the past 3 weeks. Couldn't recommend it more. First time we went we had the Sunday roast & we thought that was very good. The last twice we've went I've had the beef bougne (think that's correct spelling) which has...More

Thank Barry M
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Given the great reviews for this restaurant we found it no more than average. Booked through 5pm before going on to a concert so had the chance to look at the menu in advance. The choice in reality was very limited & a couple of...More

1  Thank 44AlanS
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

What a great place to have a catch up with friends Decor is lovely-great no loud music Staff couldn't have been more helpful or nicer. Nothing too much bother Food was 1st class really yummy Haggis beef olives to die for and the steak and...More

Thank Morag M
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We were fortunate to have accommodation close to this wonderful restaurant, and after outstanding food and service the first time, continued to go back and work through the menu. I was delighted to have a specific gluten free menu. This is top quality food with...More

1  Thank Keith M
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We dropped in just to have a coffee but we liked the interior décor of that place. Coffee was very good and the staff very nice – we planned to visit that place for a dinner but we had to change our plans :-(

Thank Aandi1955
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Response from lnj2015 | Reviewed this property |
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
Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, 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
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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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