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Cafe Source

#145 of 1,944 Restaurants in Glasgow}
$$ - $$$European, British,
1 St. Andrews Square, Glasgow G1 5PJ, Scotland
+44 141 548 6020
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cullen skink” (49 reviews)
“haggis pakora” (25 reviews)
“scotch pie” (7 reviews)
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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1 St. Andrews Square, Glasgow G1 5PJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was booked by a colleague for a small work's night out; I had never been, never even heard of it so wasn't sure what to expect. It was absolutely lovely! A really nice place in a converted church basement, easy to overlook if you're...More

Thank mizliz_uk
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited here for our staff Xmas party. We had pre ordered our food and my intolerances were noted. Food was lovely but I was disappointed not to have gluten free bread for my lentil soup. They did give me oatcakes, however, which made a nice...More

Thank irenemcskimming
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little outside the city centre, but worth the walk. In the basement of a great architectural building. Not a huge choice, but what there was was outstanding. The black pudding and cheese starter I could have eaten over many times The whole meal and...More

Thank AlanLHols
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great venue for a pre theatre meal or later dinner. Food is superb and reasonably priced. Happy to recommend.

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Bought 2 vouchers through 5pm at £13 for 2 courses & a glass of wine per voucher, buy a sweet for £3, what a bargain, haggis Pakora to start, 1 Daube of beef & 1 Pork belly for mains, cheesecake & a sundae for sweets,...More

Thank pusskas
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

First visit to Cafe Source but won’t be last. Food is superb. Booked deal via 5pm, £13 for 2 course and glass of wine for one and worth every penny. For starter we chose haggis pakora and it came well presented with side onion and...More

Thank Angie S
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Great staff, food & drinks. We have been a couple of times and I would highly recommend the Sunday roast!

Thank travelinginmysambas
Reviewed 24 September 2017

I visited with a small group for a family meal. The atmosphere was perfect for chat, not too noisy while still having a bit of background atmosphere. We opted for the market menu, which to be honest is very close to the full a la...More

Thank moiphy
Reviewed 13 September 2017

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 13 September 2017 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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Description
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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