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trans-europe cafe

#133 of 1,849 Restaurants in Glasgow
#145 of 2,006 Places to Eat in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence
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City Centre
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parnie street, Glasgow, Scotland
01415527999
Today
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lovely place for breakfast

I have been twice now, and it is a lovely spot for something to eat! Tasty and decent sized French toast with a selection of extras to go with it. Very polite and pleasant staff :) Would happily eat there regular if I lived closer!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Melissa M
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London, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I have been twice now, and it is a lovely spot for something to eat! Tasty and decent sized French toast with a selection of extras to go with it. Very polite and pleasant staff :) Would happily eat there regular if I lived closer!!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

My boyfriend and I went for egg benedicts. it was a little bit busy at the cafe and only 1 waitress, so you have to be a bit patient with that. Ordered both salmon and ham. Both looked great and tasted very good as well. who doesnt like freshly made breakfast anyway? But I would prefer having some potatoes cubes... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Great menu and high quality food, excellent service and a very high standard of hygiene in no small part down to the owner tony's hands on approach. Quirky mix of clientele and decor. Anyone would feel welcome from artists to lawyers. First rate.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Love this cafe and the bus chairs they've used. We went for breakfast, the eggs Benedict were great, a very generous portion. It's just around the corner from monorail music and a few other music destinations.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Loved this place! Cute size, stylish interior decor, great coffee and cheerful waiter singing while waiting for our order. Will be back.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

not a local but if I were then this would be my first choice breakfast/coffee venue. Great staff fantastic food midst a quirky interior. What's not to love?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Small cafe / restaurant with train theme. Nice staff excellent food. Can be a bit crowded. Probably not all that children friendly.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

If you like a sandwich, you have to try this place. Retro interior, and a great range of euro themed sandwiches!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Great place for breakfast. I had French toast with banana and cinnamon - Amazing! The staff were so friendly and made our visit a lovely experience.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We had a lovely relaxing evening in this cafe. A great find, excellent food. Good to have an alternative in the city centre instead of the usual bland chain restaurants. Friendly and engaging staff. Will look forward to a return visit.

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Additional Information about trans-europe cafe

Address: parnie street, Glasgow, Scotland
Phone Number: 01415527999
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
Cuisine: European

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: parnie street, Glasgow, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
  • Neighborhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: 01415527999

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: European

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?