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House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe

10 Dumbreck Road | Bellahouston Park, Glasgow G41 5BW, Scotland
+44 141 353 4770
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (112 reviews)
“salad” (25 reviews)
“cakes” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
10 Dumbreck Road | Bellahouston Park, Glasgow G41 5BW, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 351 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been several times to this restaurant and the food has been superb every time. Never been disappointed. The shop has beautiful gifts in the Rennie MacIntosh theme. This is also very close to the dry ski slope. All in all a great day...More

Thank helenannrodger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a whim, beautiful setting, delicious food very well presented, lovely attentive staff, recommended!

Thank Picasso201
Reviewed March 3, 2018

The small café/restaurant was fairly quiet but nice and warm. The cake and coffee was lovely and fresh. The service was pleasant.

Thank Brian7392
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks very much for your feedback Brian, its wonderful to know that you enjoyed both the service and refreshments you received while visiting! Many thanks, Lynn

Reviewed February 21, 2018

A very surprise find in a picturesque location with lots of history. I came here with a friend while on a short business trip to Glasgow. It's a little hidden gem. The cafe is very well run with fresh food and great tea and coffee....More

Thank Kiran V
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Many thanks for visiting Kiran, we are so happy you found time to visit on your short trip to Glasgow. We appreciate you taking the time to let others know about your experience and are happy to know that it was an enjoyable one. Hopefully...More

Reviewed February 16, 2018

Great place to visit. Wonderful building and a lovely restaurant After a walk round the park it offers a welcome stop for a coffee or lunch

Thank Pauline W
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks very much for taking the time to post some feedback on your visit to the House and cafe, we appreciate your lovely comments and dope to welcome you again sometime! Many Thanks, Lynn

Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

An intro like that deserves a bit of explanation. I was visiting Bellahouston Park and thought I’d visit the Art Lovers Cafe for a coffee and a snack. However I was taken by the excellent 2-course lunch menu and decided to go for that instead....More

Thank penguinbairn
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2018

Thank-you for your wonderful comments, we are glad you decided to pop in to the Art Lovers cafe and even more so that you enjoyed the our 2 course option so much! Many Thanks, Lynn

Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

The House for an Art Lover designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh in 1901 was finally constructed in 2001. It is a spectacular example of Scottish Art Nouveau architecture, interior design and furniture. The cafe/restaurant serves morning coffees, lunches, snacks and occasional dinners. The food was...More

Thank Ron G
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2018

Thanks very much for visiting Ron, we appreciate you taking the time to comment on your experience. Its great to hear that you enjoyed it and managed to fit in a visit to the Art Lovers Cafe too. Kind Regards, Lynn

Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Our friends and the two of us visited during summer. At that time we agreed our experience was so good we would repeat lunch around Christmas time. We were not disappointed. The personal service we received was excellent. The food was served in good time...More

Thank James T
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Thank-you for your lovely comments James, we are so happy to hear that your return visits did not disappoint and your party were well looked after and enjoyed their lunch. It was our pleasure to look after you and hopefully we will have the opportunity...More

Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

Had a very nice lunch with the family. Good selection of items on the menu and nice festive surroundings. Waiting staff friendly and efficient. Highly recommend!

Thank Suzanne M
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Thanks so visiting over Christmas Suzanne, we are delighted that you enjoyed the selection on our festive menu and were well looked after by our staff - we are very grateful for your recommendation! Kind Regards, Lynn

Reviewed December 16, 2017

I have been to the house for an art lover many times over the last five years or so and it has never disappointed.The staff are first class and the food is of a very high standard. it is always busy with a lively atmosphere...More

Thank Bryan L
houseforanartlover, Manager at House for an Art Lover - Art Lovers Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2017

Many thanks to taking the time to leave your comments Bryan, and for choosing the Art Lovers Cafe for your recent lunch - we are happy to hear that you enjoyed the food and service while you were dining with us! Many Thanks, Lynn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $17
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Scenic view, Kids
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Dumbreck Road | Bellahouston Park, Glasgow G41 5BW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 353 4770
  • E-mail
Description
Designed by the famous Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh, it's one of the city's finest wedding and events venues also home to the popular Art Lovers Cafe and Art Lovers Shop.In the Art Lovers Café, we have a passion for good food and friendly service. Open daily 10am to 5pm, lunch served between 12pm and 4pm, it is the perfect location to ‘do lunch’.We have a great team of Chefs sourcing ingredients from local suppliers.
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