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Alessio's cafe & bistro

121 Cowgate, Kirkintilloch G66 1JD, Scotland
+44 141 776 5311
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Italian, Cafe, European, British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
121 Cowgate, Kirkintilloch G66 1JD, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Regular visit for our family often with baby in tow. Nice comfortable place with very friendly/ helpful staff. Can go for the old style rolls and sausage etc or more modern mix of soups and sandwiches. And the coffee is excellent

Thank FRANKGlasgow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped for coffee and a Toasties. Coffee served in a chipped cup, then waited 25 min for my Toasties. Asked for some pickle and told they had none ( serving cheers- have pickle!). Toastie was served with a few crisps and a tiny spoonful of...More

Thank Kitty512013
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I'm a regular visitor here. Friendly staff, freshly cooked food and a nice vibe. Dearer than the puffer , but what isn't?

Thank rogertaboyle
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Yesterday, myself and 3 friends decided to have morning coffee once more in Alessio's in Kirkintilloch. Again, there was no hurry in ordering, Alessio himself served us and our morning was most enjoyable. Each of us opted for different teas or coffee and everyone enjoyed...More

Thank Ann D
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Get my Monday latte here, also got my loyalty card, added bonus! Only managed to eat a few times, when I have it's been very good, when u walk in it has a lovely feel about it. Staff all very nice would highly recommend

Thank Desire2014
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Excellent lunchtime experience. Tables well spaced out, Italian themed decor, friendly prompt service and good quality food. Perfect ingredients for a relaxing meal or coffee and cake. So glad we found it.

1  Thank janette m
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Alessio is a very nice and friendly coffee shop wether it is morning coffee,lunch or afternoon tea. It is run by a local family with good service, they have been open for over a year now and doing very well.

Thank Harrill T
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Had afternoon coffee today sitting outside in the sunshine Friendly and attentive staff and a perfect cappuccino Always a lovely experience when you visit Alessio's

Thank Louise011015
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

This is one of only a few places I've enjoyed a perfect cappuccino in the Glasgow area...Maybe I'm a bit of a coffee snob coming from NYC, but I just expect a nice smooth coffee and good ambiance and Alessio's has both! Will definitely miss...More

Thank Dawn G
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Had a lovely breakfast there. The staff were very helpful and friendly, Had a fantastic breakfast which was beautifully served with lovely grilled tomatoes on the vine. The food was really good quality. Newspapers were also supplied, which was a nice touch and appreciated. There...More

Thank Irene M
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9 November 2015|
Response from Alessioscafebistro | Property representative |
Hi Carol, Unfortunately we have had a lot of trouble getting the phone line installed so we do not yet have a landline. In the mean time, you can contact us on facebook or by email. Sorry for any inconvenience. Alessio's
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Cowgate, Kirkintilloch G66 1JD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  East Dunbartonshire  >  Kirkintilloch
  • Phone Number: +44 141 776 5311
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