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Cafe Balfe

$$ - $$$, British,
118 West Blackhall Street, Greenock PA15 1XR, Scotland
+44 1475 781666
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak sandwich” (22 reviews)
“toasties” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
118 West Blackhall Street, Greenock PA15 1XR, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Very good food and friendly Staff always checking if your food was good and that your drinks might need refilled

Thank dannyboy1
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food is very good..the portions are a good size..and it's reasonable priced.. Good selection on menu.. Not too much that it's overwhelming but enough choice for everyone in my family to find something.. Staff helpful and friendly..always enjoy my visit there and looking forward to...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for breakfast. Great menu. Friendly staff, good prices. I would have given 5 stars but the menus were vert tatty and need replacing and the candle holders (not just on our table) were "dirty". My tea came in a nice mug on a saucer,...More

Thank davidjess1608
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food pretty Mediocre , waitress fine , price not bad or good, would not rush back there, menus pretty boaring .

Thank Wilma M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in off the street and got a table, even though they were busy. Good service and food was great. I don't think I've ever had a Lasagne that was a hot at the end of the meal as at the beginning. These are...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Had a really warm welcome from the staff, prompt service and great coffee. Will certainly return more often and will bring friends.

Thank epicure292
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Was here 1st time with few friends for a birthday treat . Food was great and staffs were right on the top !

Thank 838Chloe
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We have had lunch in Cafe Balfe on a couple of occasions. It is an unpretentious place, but bright, clean, airy and stylish. The food is good, the service is friendly but not over unctuous. And the prices are reasonable. We will be back.

Thank jamesandrewmcdonald
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

You would never expected to find this lovely weekend gem in the middle of greenock. Lovely food service fantastic ambiance wonderful

Thank Glasgow95
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We were only here for a coffee and a sweet treat although others around us ordered food that looked beautiful. The staff were very friendly and there is a nice relaxed feel about the place. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Sue W
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Jim M
21 January 2017|
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Response from billy54scot | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure on glutton free options
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 West Blackhall Street, Greenock PA15 1XR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Inverclyde  >  Greenock
  • Phone Number: +44 1475 781666
This Is A Family Owned Rest Which Has Been Going For A Few Years, It Is Very Popular With Local People And Very Close To The Cruise Terminal
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