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Tinderbox

Princes Square 48 Buchanan Street | 2nd Floor, Princes Square Shopping Mall, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
+44 141 221 5554
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible13%
1 week ago
“Tinderbox - no tea pots -”
May 16, 2018
“Excellent coffee”
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$$ - $$$
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Princes Square 48 Buchanan Street | 2nd Floor, Princes Square Shopping Mall, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am NOT a fan of coffee shops and therefore Tinderbox is not really in a strong position to benefit from my input to TripAdvisor - I drink tea as my hot drink of choice and i have asked Tinderbox to provide tea pots for...More

Thank michaelkerins2016
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Guy who took our order was really nice but the girl making the coffee needs to learn to smile & speak, she was so ignorant. If you dont like working with the public then get another job. Monday 18th June 12.30pm.

1  Thank Shirlythomson
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a place for late breakfast on a Sunday early noon, walked into this place the lady couldn’t even muster up a smile or a hello! When we asked if they served food, it was a very rude NO! Don’t understand why...More

3  Thank Nihita B
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

By far the best readily available coffee in Glasgow. The vast majority of coffee in Britain, but especially outside of London is burnt and bitter beyond drinkability, I usually opt for a flat white, diluting the taste of the actual coffee, I rarely venture for...More

1  Thank grsh1980
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Did have breakfast here with friends, the ice caramel box and Oreo cake are my favourite! No forget to mention their egg tart :)

Thank StefanoMalachi
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

We were late in the day for lunch but still had a good choice of paninis and the soup was nearly finished. Very generously they provided two portions of soup for the price of one as it was the last of it. Went back for...More

Thank molk01
Reviewed May 8, 2018

Nice staff, good selection of cakes and sandwiches; many a bit different from the usual. The Portugeuse custard tarts are lovely.

Thank Scottishkayaker
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Arrived at 18.10 to a sullen greeting which clearly had the vibe of us being an inconvenience. Told that they were 'closing in 35 mins.' Both our coffees were lukewarm and had to be taken back and remade. No apology for the poor coffee and...More

1  Thank sepmck
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

I stopped for a mid shop coffee break and also had the home made lentil soup which was beautiful. Lovely atmosphere stilling out in princes galleries. Very comforting

Thank Claire L
Reviewed September 18, 2017

This failed in every category. The staff were disinterested and looked like they were put out in having to serve you. We waited over ten minutes for them to organise two hot drinks and two pieces of cake. The lack of table service also lets...More

2  Thank hate-popups
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $9
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Princes Square 48 Buchanan Street | 2nd Floor, Princes Square Shopping Mall, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 221 5554
Description
An award winning small Independent Glasgow based coffee shop chain, serving up perfect coffee and a range of fresh cakes, snacks and sandwiches for almost twenty years.
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