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Coffee shop reviews

Browse the database of reviews below (you can view them by area, if you like).

Remember, the reviews are about more than just the coffee itself – I’m aiming to give a view of the coffee spot as a whole. And you’re unlikely to find negative reviews here. If somewhere’s no good, it’s not getting a mention!

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An Clachan Great coffee and fantastic cakes in the corner of Kelvingrove Park. Read the review »Artisan
The signs are there that this Gibson Street spot is a coffee shop for serious coffee drinkers. Happily, it lives up to the billing. Read the review »
Avenue G A Byres Road coffee shop and cafe that seems pretty much permanently busy – with good reason. Read the review »
Avenue G Avenue G expands to Great Western Road with an in-house roastery, a great vibe … and a fantastic BLT. Read the review »Big Mouth
This Dumbarton Road coffee house offers tasty drinks, comfy seats and interesting art to admire. Read the review »
Two floors give this Woodlands Road cafe a split personality – cafe and bookshop downstairs, chill-out space above. Read the review »
Cafezique A cafe, bar and restaurant on Hyndland Street that’s as at home serving coffees as full meals. Read the review »Coffee
This social enterprise brings together great coffee with Gaelic classes and events. Read the review »
and Tea
On an often-missed stretch of Argyle Street lies this full-on espresso bar with a roaster running in the corner. Read the review »
How could anyone not like this Hyndland Road cafe when it serves jelly beans alongside its coffees? Read the review »
Incredible coffee in an unexpected location … round the corner from my flat. Read the review »
Montgomery's Add this Radnor Street spot to your day’s plans when you’re next at Kelvingrove. Read the review »
Offshore Gibson Street's corner cafe is a popular student hang-out but has plenty to offer everyone. Read the review »Oscar &
A colourful Crow Road coffee house that the phrase 'family-friendly' was surely invented for. Read the review »
Now Papercup has opened, Great Western Road may be home to the coolest coffee spot in the whole city. Read the review »
Roast Sandwiches, cakes and coffee give you another reason to head to this part of Finnieston. Read the review »Siempre
It declares itself "a new type of chain store", and Siempre on Dumbarton Road doesn't disappoint. Read the review »
A slice of Italian culture in Glasgow, complete with all the sandwiches you could ever want. Read the review »
& Vito's
This deli on a corner on Park Road is packed to the gills with a massive range of … everything. Read the review »
The Steamie This Argyle Street coffee shop offers fantastic drinks in a cool part of town. Read the review »

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