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Gabe's Diner

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Forthside Waterfront, | FK8 1QZ, Stirling, Scotland
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Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lovely food

Went here yesterday for dinner,firstly staff were very nice and pleasant,the food was delicious and well presented also good sized portions,my only gripe is the interior,it's in great need of a makeover,curtain pole hanging off the window and the curtains were very creased and ill fitting,old food... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
Nancy B
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Stirlingshire, United Kingdom
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English first
Stirlingshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Went here yesterday for dinner,firstly staff were very nice and pleasant,the food was delicious and well presented also good sized portions,my only gripe is the interior,it's in great need of a makeover,curtain pole hanging off the window and the curtains were very creased and ill fitting,old food on the floors and in the grooves at the of the windows,skirting boards... More 

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Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Popped in here for a quick bite to eat for breakfast because toast was very busy, it was nearly lunch time so we ended up having a main and a pudding! The food was absolutely divine, the waitress attentive and honest and the service efficient! Everything on the menu looked so delicious we took ages deciding what to have, we... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Unassuming from the outside - gave it a try for breakfast after staying in Premier Inn. What a lovely place. Pleasant and helpful waitress - really lovely food and coffees. Kids had French toast - thick eggy bread with maple syrup and bacon. Adults had eggs - perfectly poached. It is effectively in the middle of a car park -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Love love love this place. Food is delicious, staff are friendly and helpful. Being on a dairy and egg free diet, the staff are always wiling to help and give information about suitable choices. The chef even came out on one occasion to give me a run through of all the things I could have and all the things she... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Friendly service...awesome food....not rushed...made to feel very welcome and I was in there at a busy time. Brilliant!

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Went recently on a Saturday night to celebrate a birthday. Main reason for going was the chef was able to cater for people with peanut allergy. Party of 6 and everyone thoroughly enjoyed the food. BYOB and on website it advertises £1 to open a beer bottle but we were charged £2 as it was a large bottle!! Service charge... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Three of us went for lunch during work, was very surprised at how Quick service was considering we only had 1 hour, we were back at work in time which wAs really good. Staff prompt and efficient. Dining area felt a little small and quite close to other tables for people trying to get past but apart from that it... More 

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Glasgow
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

Food here was ok, nothing to write home about, it looked good on the menu though. But the waitresses were so rude! From the minute we got in we got the distinct impression they were trying to kick us out. We arrived at 9 and were informed "we close at 10:30", I think that's plenty time to get fed but... More 

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Glasgow
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

What a find this place is. Excellent choice of dishes, it took us ages to decide what we wanted because there were so many appealing options. I can imagine it's a lovely cosy place to go on a cold day when their log burner is lit. It's quirky inside and their waitress was very friendly and patient with our kids.... More 

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Alva, Clackmannanshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Excellent quality diner, quirky, tasteful, delicious, imaginatively designed menu, highly nutritious, tasty food, friendly service, ambient.

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Address: Forthside Waterfront, | FK8 1QZ, Stirling, Scotland
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirlingshire  >  Stirling
Cuisine: American

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  • Address: Forthside Waterfront, | FK8 1QZ, Stirling, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirlingshire  >  Stirling

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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