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Cafe Strange Brew

$$ - $$$Cafe, British,
1082 Pollokshaws Rd, Glasgow G41 3XA, Scotland
+44 141 440 7290
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (69 reviews)
“poached eggs” (25 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1082 Pollokshaws Rd, Glasgow G41 3XA, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food was very tasty and brought to us really quickly. Becca was super nice and attentive.The setting was beautiful and the music was lively.

Thank Nastia C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After hearing lots of great things about Café Strange Brew, I was very excited to visit and what can I say... I was not disappointed! I ordered the Stornaway stack and haven’t stopped thinking about how delicious it was since. The poached eggs were cooked...More

Thank Rrebecca R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came here with my wife and daughter and we loved it Very busy which is always a good sign Food was great and staff were very friendly We will be definitely coming back

Thank Zehn A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Busy, sociable little cafe with a good atmosphere. You have to be prepared to wait for a table and the seating is a little cramped. The food is generous in terms of proportions but the hollandaise sauce on my poached eggs was odd tasting and...More

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect ambience and superb food. The other day, I tried a soy cappuccino and yes, it was scrumptious Also, I recommend their poached egg. Had a terrific time! I will visit again.

Thank Brody S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was at Cafe Strange Brew yesterday for brunch with my friend. Was really busy but only waited 5 mins for a table .Food was outstanding I had the Stornaway stack and my friend had the ham hock and looking around at the other diners the...More

Thank Iona5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place for brunch. Very busy but well organised and queue went in pretty fast. Would recommend!

1  Thank ElaineMcG218
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This store is always busy but such an amazing vibe. I enjoyed a coffee here with my gran and the staff are so attentive. It may be busy but the staff are on the ball. Normally I like a quiet cafe but this place is...More

Thank Amie L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a little jewel in Shawlands , the food is amazing cooked beautifully and served quickly even though they were very busy. Definitely well worth a visit breakfast and lunch both fantastic.Staff lovely too. Xx

Thank Margaret L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time we have visited the food has been exceptional. Staff are friendly and knowledgable. Well worth a visit!

Thank beth196013
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Eleanor M
May 28, 2018|
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Response from james g | Reviewed this property |
No age limit
Jonah F
May 17, 2018|
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Response from Imad A | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure the don't
May 8, 2018|
Response from AJscot9876 | Reviewed this property |
No I’m afraid there is not a booking system but staff are very attentive and hopefully won’t have too long a wait. I went around 10:30 on a Sunday and only waited 5minutes or so.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1082 Pollokshaws Rd, Glasgow G41 3XA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 440 7290
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Laid back dining in cosy and charming surroundings. Everything cooked fresh on the premise, using local and organic produce.
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