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trans-europe cafe

parnie street, Glasgow, Scotland (Anderston)
01415527999
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Ranked #85 of 1,750 Restaurants in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $20
Cuisines: European
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Anderston
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  • English first
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English first
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

first visit in two years to have the evening menu. the food was delicious and i would highly recommend the steak! yum! brilliant service aswell. i won't be leaving it two years till my next visit!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Lovely place to relax with coffee or a meal, friendly staff and good selection. Have been a couple of times, the food has been good - tasty fresh salad selection and great cheese platter. Love the giant map on the wall and in the toilets! Planning on going back for dinner sometime!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

First time in this restaurant on Saturday and it was fantastic...loved the decor and the old bus seats. For starters I had fish cakes absolutely delicious and main I had sea bass and mixed bean cassoulet..food was fantastic and the menu had loads of different things to choose from. Staff we're very attentive and we will definitely be back.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Looking for something that little bit different? You've got to come here...this little gem is a favourite of mine as it never fails to disappoint. Service is always served up with a laugh and a big smile, super tasty food, eclectic dinner menu and a brilliant atmosphere. Tucked away behind the Tron, seek it out, you won't be disapponted...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Popped along for a Sunday brunch and were not disappointed - arrived just as a table for two opened up, it was very busy. The atmosphere was great, loud-ish music really ads to its charm, along with the very friendly service, I think it was the owner, singing away whilst serving, very friendly. Food was delicious, as was the coffee... More

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Liverpool, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Feeling a bit tender after two nights in glasgow this place sorted us right out. Funky seats made from old train seats and awesome tiled map wall to get lost in before the coffee kicks in. Properly tasty well cooked food, full breakfast was great and my missus had the French toast with bacon and syrup which was fantastic. Give... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I love the breakfast here. The staff is super friendly. It is a tight squeeze but worth it. Good value and I come back every time I'm in Glasgow.

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Scotland
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26 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

happy happy happy! B-e-a-t-I-f-u-l Sunday breakfast for four, service with a smile and a laugh. Excellent quality food with great coffee. We loved it- see you soon!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

A common favourite of mine for a leisurely Sunday brunch. Small, cozy establishment with brilliant service from Tony, and a lovely tasty menu with good quality ingredients. Only good things can be said!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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26 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

The Trans Europe Cafe, also known as the Trans-Continental Cafe, is a hole in the wall dinner that never disappoints. We like to go for Sunday breakfast, which includes eggs benedict. I loved the taste of the dish. My husband ordered bacon and eggs, and he said they were fantastic too. The cafe has recently underwent a makeover but the... More

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