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Tapa Coffeehouse

#575 of 2,078 Places to Eat in Glasgow
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721 Pollokshaws Road | Strathbungo, Glasgow G41 2AA, Scotland
+44 141 423 9494
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08:00 - 18:00
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Sun 09:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 18:00
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481 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Was in the south side of Glasgow and decided that I needed my early morning coffee fix, and while I have visited Gusto & Relish next door a few times, thought I would give Tapa a chance, as I was only looking for a quick coffee on the go and like to give as many new places as possible a... More 

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Thank wanderer_scotland
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing place well worth a visit Although only access to basement and tea rooms Because renovation with is being carried on in Pollock House it was still an enjoyable visit Scones are the best I have in a long time and the raspberry jam was delicious accompanied with a nice pot of Earl Grey Tea looking forward to... More 

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Thank elizgoodwin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely coffee, with even better cakes, try the Banana and Walnut mini loaf cake the icing on top was beautiful and the cake was moist with a nice wee surprise inside. Breakfasts and hot food are also available, the breakfast looked lovely(maybe next time!) The surprise was the range of home made breads behind the till. Of course we had... More 

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Thank Campbell C
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Great coffee, great brunch food, very good service, can be busy at times and can feel claustrophobic thats only thing....possibly need to make it bigger !

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Thank DinerTech
Inverness, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I have been here several times. I like to support this cafe as I enjoy he handcrafted breads. Tapas offers breakfast and lunch , plus hot drinks (specially selected beans roasted in house), delicious cakes. On last occasion , cafe was super busy and as food is cooked to order it took some time to arrive. This was explained to... More 

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Thank highlandgardener
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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118 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We dropped in to Tapa for brunch a couple of times and loved the rolls with sausage. The full breakfast looked fabulous as did the other breakfast and brunch plates. Once we've worked up enough of an appetite, we might indulge in the full breakfast. Tapa is small, fairly crowded with tables close together, great staff, and a buzz about... More 

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Thank iMunros
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Good coffee, wee bit milky but an excellent roast. Breakfast looks quite good as well, Stornoway Black Pudding

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Thank Will M
Inverness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

I've been hear a number of times now and the food and service is always amazing. I popped in for breakfast today and had coconut porridge with lemon curd and toasted seeds and nuts, which was utterly divine. I sampled a few cakes too and they have all been so delicious, soft and fresh. My favorite is the empire biscuit,... More 

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Thank HollieMollie88
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I came here with my son for lunch during the week having never visited before. Staff were friendly and welcoming. Menu was great with some daily specials too. I had a chicken and bacon sandwich with the most amazing brocolli and butterbean soup, my son couldn't get enough. Coffee was also lovely. They also have lots of kids toys in... More 

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Thank SarahA_140
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Visited here on Sunday. Ordered coffee then tried to order food, however we were asked if our table could be moved slightly to accommodate another couple. I found this uncomfortable as we were then sitting practically inches away from another couple and where our conversations could be heard by each other. Staff seemed to have no time for customers who... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 18:00
Monday
08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 18:00
Thursday
08:00 - 18:00
Friday
08:00 - 18:00
Saturday
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 721 Pollokshaws Road | Strathbungo, Glasgow G41 2AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 423 9494

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?