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Kelvingrove Cafe

#321 of 1,944 Restaurants in Glasgow}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Cafe, British
1161 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8TB, Scotland
+44 141 221 8988
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, Cafe, British, Scottish, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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1161 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8TB, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Have been a couple of times now and it never fails to disappoint. Had the Bean Quesadilla for breakfast- something different and very tasty. My Father had scrambled eggs cooked perfectly. Great coffee and friendly relaxed service- will definitely be back!

Thank Alasdair M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely place to have some drinks with extremely attentive and friendly staff. I am glad I discovered this gem.

Thank JudePscyh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a shocking reception at a local (Hidden Lane) Cafe, delighted at the warm welcome and wonderful food and service at this Glasgow icon. Thanks guys - you restored our happiness xxx

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for a drink as eating nearby place was mobbed but managed to get a seat downstairs, lovely coal fire as you enter they also serve food and most were dining staff very friendly

1  Thank Jinty478
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the misfortune of popping in here for a pre dinner drink with my partner. It was 5pm when we walked in to be greeted by a member of staff asking if we were there to have food, very friendly but clearly not impressed when...More

Thank Mark170974
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Went for an early family breakfast and the food and service were both very good. We had quite a range of food - porridge, muesli, croissants, big veggie breakfast, poached eggs - all very good. Perhaps a little on the pricey side but I'd go...More

Thank JanieOH
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Popped in for breakfast with my other half this morning. Lovely decor but very cold, everyone had their coats and scarves on inside! Friendly staff, good breakfast options but the wait for our food was really slow. Probably waited about 30minutes from ordering but when...More

Thank Vanessa T
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Popped in on Tuesday for lunch, with eldest son and little Matilda ( Minature Dachshund) and welcomed by a lovely server. Sat by the cosy fire, our order was taken and delivered promptly. We had the halloumi chips with bloody mary sauce and crab spaghetti,...More

Thank Suzan M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

My partner and I have visited most places in Finnieston – they all have very pleasant, friendly staff and great service – not here! There were three guys and a girl serving. The place was only half full. It was mid Sunday morning. After we...More

Thank Des_Glasgow
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Great menu options however delivery took 30 mins and service was very poor (not that friendly, one staff member severely hungover, slow to bring the bill etc). When the food did arrive, the dressing was over powering - they did offer to take it off...More

Thank hannahdxb1
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16 November 2015|
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Response from LeeDenmark | Reviewed this property |
Sorry this late reply. I didn't see your request before now. I believe you've got an answer as well? I'm not sure so I can't help you. Good luck :-)
7 October 2015|
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Response from georginar995 | Reviewed this property |
Would definitely give this place a try, gastropub food at its best, but loads of great places in the area if the menu here is not to your liking.. Enjoy your trip to Glasgow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1161 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8TB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 221 8988
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