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The Wild Olive Tree

163 Buchanan Street | St Georges Tron, Church of Scotland, Glasgow G1 2JX, Scotland
+44 141 248 2049
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“soups” (41 reviews)
“scones” (79 reviews)
“bread” (23 reviews)
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10:30 AM - 4:30 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Soups, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
163 Buchanan Street | St Georges Tron, Church of Scotland, Glasgow G1 2JX, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had lunch here today with my husband & father in law. I’m so glad we stopped here. Me & my husband shared a cheddar cheese & caramelized onion (which absolutely gorgeous) & the miestrone soup which was delicious as well. Highly recommend this place....More

1  Thank Nathan y Jenife... R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service is super quick and very friendly, even when they are full. We had coffee and cake (although the soups sounded very tempting) and we were all very satisfied. The brownies were beautifully squishy and the scones inventive. The church itself is lovely, with...More

Thank mairi_white95
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a nice lunch with at salad at this nice place run by the church. If beer or wine is a must this is probably not the place to go, but if you are happy with water and soft drinks this is a very nice...More

Thank JorgenGan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came across cafe whilst in Glasgow for day. It was around 2pm managed to find a table, but only one of the four soups left. We both had the chicken soup with lovely artisan bread, tea and a juice at a reasonable price. There isn't...More

Thank Bunty8
Reviewed August 15, 2018

We went there for light dinner and it was great. They have homemade soup what is absolutely delicious. Also the bread was yummy. Seems like everything is pretty home made what is big plus. Would visit again

1  Thank Clarisa G
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The exquisite home made soup and warm freshly baked cheese scones are to die for! Good coffee and cakes too, in fact perfect for a quick refreshment stop when you’re shopping as it’s right in the middle of Buchanan Street. Busy place these days however,...More

Thank Bren C
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The Wild Olive Tree has a small menu of four homemade soups with artisan breads a pasta salad , savoury and sweet scones and homemade cake. I had Moroccan chicken soup which was delicious with lovely brown bread and a slice of lemon drizzle cake....More

Thank lindagallacher25
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We wanted to have light lunch and found this cute cafe. We had different bowl of soup with bread and both were excellent. Very friendly waiting staff.

Thank puffK
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

I found this place on maps and came here for its great review! I didn’t realise that it was a church at first- the atmosphere was great. Very nice and relaxed. The soup and bread was lovely and great value for money: the portions are...More

Thank rebeccathurston14
Reviewed June 27, 2018

We didn't realise it was part of a church or social enterprise when we first arrived. It was peaceful compared to busy-ness of outside. We had soup and a salad. I really didn't like the salad - there was an AWFUL aftertaste to it. My...More

Thank JennyB1984
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April 13, 2017|
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Response from WildOliveTree15 | Property representative |
Hi, I'm afraid we don't do outside catering. Sorry not to be more help.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 Buchanan Street | St Georges Tron, Church of Scotland, Glasgow G1 2JX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 248 2049
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