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Cafe Source

) #135 of 1,914 Restaurants in Glasgow ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ European, British, Scottish
1 St. Andrews Square, Glasgow G1 5PJ, Scotland
+44 141 548 6020
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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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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11 - 20 of 491 reviews

Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Visited here on Friday night with a couple of friends, had never been here before and stumbled upon it on 5pm deals - 3 courses and a glass of wine for £20. It was a lovely wee surprise. The atmosphere was so comfortable and warm...More

Thank Nicole L
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner on a 5pm deal with a couple of friends, £20 for 3 courses and a glass of wine. We were very pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food and the atmosphere of the place in general. All of us loved every...More

Thank hdawg89
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Just ate in Cafe Source for the first time tonight before going to the theatre and it was really good. The service was prompt and attentive, just what you want when you have limited time to get to a show. The menu was varied and...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Fist time I'd been down that part of the city in years and it was worth the trip. I had lunch with friends and family and really enjoyed it. The building and history was interesting; lots of traditional Scottish/folk music style pictures. Need to visit...More

Thank Kenneth_Smith
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I often eat in the Source because the food is always of excellent quality and good portions also the staff are very friendly and provide great service. It was a friends 70th birthday and l suggested we held it in the Source. There was 26...More

Thank Susanna M
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

I have been here for lunch on a few occasions and have never been disappointed. Today was no different. The lunch menu is reasonably priced and has a good range of options to choose from. The food is good if not exceptional and the service...More

Thank KDongle
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Locally sourced meats (steak, pork, black pudding) and large portions. I had the sirloin (£8 supplement) . Massive in size and cooked as requested - on point. Good selection of foods for vegetarian and gluten free available on all courses Good selection of beers and...More

Thank Jamie N
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Really good restaurant. Food was delicious and also very reasonable prices. Service was also very good. Good selection on the menu.

Thank elizabethshetland
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Late lunch on a 5pm menu. Good value for money. Food was outstanding. Cullen skink to die for. Slow cooked lamb was great. A decent bottle of rioja and a pleasant smiley waitress. What's not to like??? 😊😊

Thank Wee M
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Visited Sat 11th Feb 2016. Decent table seating for 4 . Starters pate and oatcakes were fab , girls had soup. Homemade Lentil very tasty and the haggis balls with chilli sauce dip , got the taste buds going . Main meals of burger Chips...More

Thank BigCalMurray
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Kirstin S
Is this restaurant child and pram friendly? I have a 4 year old and a 4 month old who will be in a car seat. Thanks.
24 February 2017|
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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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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.