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Cup Tea Lounge Glasgow

71 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LP, Scotland
+44 141 353 2959
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (42 reviews)
“cupcakes” (214 reviews)
“sandwiches” (106 reviews)
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British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
71 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LP, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

My daughter & I pre booked our lunch, we were greeted @ the door by a member staff who were very friendly & took us to our table we were 10 minutes early (table was ready) we were given our menu told what soups were...More

Thank avrilhbell
Reviewed 2 days ago

I loved the idea to combine a tea lounge and a gin bar for an all day (and night) experience. It's a beautiful setting and the staff sure know what they are doing. Recommended!

Thank Pär F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We arrived early but it wasn't an issue and we were shown straight to our table I had purchased 2 itison vouchers but unfortunately one of our party couldn't make it. Nonetheless we used the 2 vouchers and were served breakfast for 4 between 3...More

Thank lashaurg
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

6 of us came here to celebrate a 65th birthday. The place was extremely busy which is a good sign.we were seated at one of their booths but I would not say they comfortably seat 6 adults.it was very cramped and claustrophobic. The staff were...More

Thank Carol T
Reviewed 3 days ago

This splendid tearoom offers a scrumptious afternoon tea. Small scones, tea sandwiches, sweet treats and a wide variety of teas were perfect for an afternoon pause.

Thank Stewart D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went with my mum to try the famous afternoon tea and it was fabulous. Everything is fresh and really tasty, and the staff really nice. I recommend this address!

Thank Anne-Barbara C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited this morning with my Dad, brother and sister in law. The breakfast is really tasty, good quality and well presented. Service was friendly but a little slow. Price was great (used itison vouchers). I would recommend for a treat. Kept us full all day...More

Thank Lam73
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had morning Tea here on 10 Aug 17. We had our 3 children with us. They were very accommodating with regards to the dietary requirements of my daughter who is vegetarian. The food, as always was great but, the service was poor. We got...More

Thank contactlesleys
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here several times for lunch tea etc. and liked it. What has happened? Place is grubby, menus sticky and changed; vastly reduced. Only one item appealed for lunch. 2 of us ordered it and waited and...... Tea came, one cup was dirty, the tea...More

1  Thank trisha1012
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A charming and interesting interiors puts you in a good mood. The staff makes you feel welcome. I have tea and a feta avocado sallad. A very lackluster presentation with the feta runny more like yogurth. Tea arrives with milk but no sugar. The teapot...More

Thank Gustaf V
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4 July 2017|
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Response from paulgallacher2015 | Reviewed this property |
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3 July 2015|
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Response from KozelFan | Reviewed this property |
i have to agree with Jenny. I'm afraid you have your destination wrong. This is a restaurant/tea shop during the day and a Gin palace in the evening.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 353 2959
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Step back to the Victorian interior of this stunning building and enjoy the comfortable furnishings, great service. We offer a selection of 40 hand blended teas, afternoon tea and the best desserts in the City.
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