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Ocho on the Canal

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International, British, Diner, Scottish
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8 Speirs Wharf, Glasgow G49TB, Scotland
0141-332-6229
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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  • 107
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  • 25
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 10
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  • 27
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
cosy and friendly

I've just gone through some of the negative reviews, I'm always interested in others experiences. This was my second visit and popped in as we were nearby. We got a friendly welcome from the woman who runs the place. We mentioned we had been before so she offered us the afternoon tea at the voucher... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 9, 2014
CYBERJIMBO
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Irvine, United Kingdom
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178 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

visited with my friend today for afternoon tea on a deal... nice fresh sandwiches ,cakes and scones...friendly staff will be back!

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Scotland
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

My daughter and I visited Ocho restaurant as part of a spa deal yesterday and found it to be first class. Although small there was a really nice atmosphere in the place and we were made to feel very welcome. We had a lovely meal and in fact could not finish it all as the portion sizes were really good... More 

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port glasgow
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

Lovely setting,comfortable surrounding's,quality food all served by a friendly pleasant waitress. Definitely be back again for another visit 😊

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

My mother and I visited Ocho for some afternoon tea after a massage. Such a perfect afternoon. The food was fresh and so delicious and Eleanor made us feel so at home. A really good location looking over the canal - you really don't feel like you're in a busy city.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We booked a luxury spa day with Ocho Spa which included a three course meal and a glass of champagne at the Ocho Cafe. The spa treatments were great, we came away feeling relaxed and smelling of aromatherapy oils. We then went next door to continue our birthday celebration and enjoy our meal, as we opened the door we were... More 

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buckie
Top Contributor
124 reviews 124 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We had the misfortune to book a day spa at ocho soa next door to this cafe and it was a big mistake. We had a great time at the spa and imagined a nice healthy lunch with the glass of bubbly that was part of the package but I am afraid we were really disappionted. This greasy spoon cafe... More 

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glasgow
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Had a afternoon tea here with my daughter.We had a lovely time .service was great ,very friendly .Had a great choice of fillings for sandwiches .The scones were just baked and hot yum yum .We will most definitely be returning when we have another girls day out .Great value for money .

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Irvine, United Kingdom
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105 reviews 105 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

I've just gone through some of the negative reviews, I'm always interested in others experiences. This was my second visit and popped in as we were nearby. We got a friendly welcome from the woman who runs the place. We mentioned we had been before so she offered us the afternoon tea at the voucher price. She asked what we... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We had a livingsocial deal, easy to organise and book a table. Arrived and given an option of what kind of sandwiches we would like. Lovely little selection of sandwiches, cakes and scones with cream and jam!! Eleanor the owner was lovely. Great wee selection for what we paid, and will definitely be back!

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Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We have been to Ocho on the Canal many times. It is a beautiful wee cafe hidden away from the bustle of Glasgow City. We hadn't been to Ocho for a while and decided to visit yesterday. As always, we were received a warm welcome from Eleanor who runs the cafe. We ordered a couple of drinks and our starter... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8 Speirs Wharf, Glasgow G49TB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: 0141-332-6229

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 25
  • Cuisine: International, British, Diner, Scottish

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