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Cafe Source

) #153 of 1,944 Restaurants in Glasgow $$ - $$$ European, British,
1 St. Andrews Square, Glasgow G1 5PJ, Scotland
+44 141 548 6020
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cullen skink” (47 reviews)
“haggis pakora” (23 reviews)
“scotch pie” (7 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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Reviewed 1 week ago

Given the great reviews for this restaurant we found it no more than average. Booked through 5pm before going on to a concert so had the chance to look at the menu in advance. The choice in reality was very limited & a couple of...More

Thank 44AlanS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to have a catch up with friends Decor is lovely-great no loud music Staff couldn't have been more helpful or nicer. Nothing too much bother Food was 1st class really yummy Haggis beef olives to die for and the steak and...More

Thank Morag M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were fortunate to have accommodation close to this wonderful restaurant, and after outstanding food and service the first time, continued to go back and work through the menu. I was delighted to have a specific gluten free menu. This is top quality food with...More

1  Thank Keith M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dropped in just to have a coffee but we liked the interior décor of that place. Coffee was very good and the staff very nice – we planned to visit that place for a dinner but we had to change our plans :-(

Thank Aandi1955
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I was back again last Sunday and tet again the food was exceptional I had the black oudding and feta starter which was sublime followed by the sausages which you would not imagine would be a great nain course but Cafe Source work their majic....More

Thank TourT2
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My first time there food and decor excellent Cullen skunk magic will definitely be back fairly soon. padris

Thank Padris
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Creative traditional meals. Good serving sizes. Sizable Gluten free menu. Sausage special was very tasty. Lovely setting. Worth a try!

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Went out of our way to return to Cafe Source having dined here a few times before and subsequently recommended to our family and friends. Sign at entrance invites you to go to bar to be seated for restaurant. Joined a queue of people waiting...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Didn't know this place existed even though it's only a 5 minute walk from the centre of Glasgow. Found it when looking on tastecard for somewhere for lunch. It's rather unusual in the basement of St Andrews church. Good size with nice big booths. Well...More

Thank Lynn-e-2011
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Ate here on a Friday night with the family, first time, really lovely meal, beautifully presented, good atmosphere, friendly efficient service. Cullen skink to start, really tasty, beef bourgenoin that was melt in the mouth, and a generous portion of delicious sticky toffee pud. Will...More

Thank Neil S
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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, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
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.
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