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The Hidden Lane Tearoom

1103 Argyle Street | Unit 8, The Hidden Lane, Glasgow G3 8ND, Scotland
+44 141 237 4391
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“cake” (34 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1103 Argyle Street | Unit 8, The Hidden Lane, Glasgow G3 8ND, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Grotty little place with dirty tables and breathtakingly rude staff. Take some courses girls - Basic Customer Care would be a good start. Try getting some manners too.More

Thank Sue B
Hidden Lane T, Manager at The Hidden Lane Tearoom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Sue, If you could give me some specifics about your visit then I could try and help you. We have had no complaints that have been passed to me in the Tearoom so it makes it very difficult to help at the time if...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

En route from central Glasgow to Kelvingrove museum we stumbled upon this fantastic tearoom. We were greeted by warm and friendly staff, offered a choice of comfy seating- we took the sofa and enjoyed wonderful tea(huge selection and all loose) and scones. Seek this one...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well what a wonderful find. A wee gem that will definately need to be revisited. Easy booking. Wonderful communication Great price. Lovely staff And just all round a fantastic find. Well worth finding a place to park and like entering a diffrent world ... Like...More

Thank Ilona H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed the mushroom soup of the day as well as a very nice choice of sandwiches and hot drinks. Must go back to try the desserts!

Thank Diana S
Reviewed 22 October 2017

What a fantastic wee place this is, a definite hidden gem in Glasgow! Was looking for somewhere to go for afternoon tea and saw this place in an online survey of the top 10 places go go to and boy it so deserves to be...More

Thank ne_quine
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Found this wee gem for the first time yesterday. I had the soup and sandwich. Beautiful carrott, chilli and coconut soup and the roast beef sandwich and a pot of tea. The bread was so soft and fresh and the fillings very tasty. My friend...More

Thank Ferryfo
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

If you get a chance do visit this charming gem. High quality afternoon teas that cater for the picky (me!). Word of warning to ring in advance and book a table as it gets very busy. Would recommend light clothing as it gets a bit...More

Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 15 October 2017

My husband and I took his parents for the luxury afternoon tea. This includes corkage, so we were able to bring our own prosecco. The service from friendly staff was fantastic, and the food delicious. So many cakes to choose from! It felt special, and...More

Thank Kpaul68
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Have known about this place for some time but never had a chance to visit till now. So nice. A lovely atmosphere with a lovely little menu. Look forward to other visits to try more of their delights. When you come across the lane, don't...More

Thank GraemeS778
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

What a lovely little place! The peppermint tea is my favourite and there are plenty of cakes to choose from if you need tempted!

Thank Kbenne14
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27 July 2017|
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Response from BonnilassGlasgow | Reviewed this property |
If you pay for the £15. afternoon tea this includes corkage, but maybe phone ahead just to check. Enjoy your day.
27 April 2017|
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Response from Hidden Lane T | Property representative |
Not at all! We have kids in all the time. We do a smaller version of our afternoon tea for little ones which is very popular, you can also swap a cake for fruit salad if you fancy. If you want to come at the weekend or on... More
27 March 2017|
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Response from Kirsty T | Property representative |
It is not necessary to book, but we do get very busy at the weekends so we would therefore recommend booking at the weekend. Thanks The Hidden Lane Tearoom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1103 Argyle Street | Unit 8, The Hidden Lane, Glasgow G3 8ND, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > Anderston
  • Neighbourhood: Anderston
  • Phone Number: +44 141 237 4391
  • E-mail
Celebrating all things vintage, The Hidden Lane Tearoom harks back to a bygone era where drinking from the finest china and enjoying High Tea was simply a way of life. Open from 9 - 6, the tearoom is a place to come and enjoy breakfast, bruch, lunch, high tea and early dinner with a range of dishes, loose leaf teas, coffee and delicious home baking to suit all. With its hidden away location surrounded by colourful ofices, studios and workshops the Tearoom really is one of Glasgow's best kept secrets.
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