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Rouken Glen Garden Centre

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Lovely coffee served by friendly, efficient staff

This a great garden centre with a lovely selection of giftware and a spacious restaurant with an... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Super plants in excellent condition

Having re-designed our garden, we have made several visits to Rouken Glen Garden Centre. Every... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
William H
Paisley, United Kingdom
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Rouken Glen Road, Giffnock G46 7JL, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went into the restaurant with the grandchildren(6 & 3 year old)for some lunch. Most expensive children’s lunch with the least on the plate. Tuna sandwich, half a slice of bread with not much tuna on it. They even charged extra(50p, I think, since you do...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Visited this coffee shop many times but will not be back after this visit. Place was empty but still the service and till was disorganised and slow. Ordered a panini which lacked filling and was soggy and under cooked. All sandwiches were tasteless. Staff not...More

Thank torag59
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Visited Rouken Glen garden centre and was appalled to find how much it had gone downhill. My husband's baked potato was hard and my lasagne was basically pasta and mince. No tomato sauce and no became sauce at all. There was a very slight sprinkling...More

Thank KirkcaldyFifers
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Having re-designed our garden, we have made several visits to Rouken Glen Garden Centre. Every plant we have bought is thriving well. We have used several garden centres recently, but I have to say that Rouken Glen is the best. They have knowledgeable staff who...More

3  Thank William H
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Great value for money Staff very friendly & helpful Plants excellent Gifts excellent Staff in tea room very friendly

Thank kirstyroche86
Reviewed 29 January 2018

This a great garden centre with a lovely selection of giftware and a spacious restaurant with an outside eating area. The menu is reasonably priced and offers a reasonable selection of dishes. The staff are friendly and helpful.

1  Thank keenwalker44
Reviewed 7 January 2018

As a keen gardener I am often looking for advice on a plant/suitability/ideas. Rouken Glen is my garden centre of choice. For the range of different and interesting plants and shrubs to the very comprehensive offer of pots and containers, they have it all. Along...More

1  Thank Kate111113
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I recently visited this place to meet friends for lunch and some Xmas shopping and have to share the fantastic experience i had. The cafe had great food and excellent service, it was clean and the food was very good. I don't like small tight...More

Thank Jet724776
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

I visited Santa’s grotto today with my baby boy (something which I have waited a long time to do as I have recommended Rouken glens grotto to friends and family for many years) .... To say I was disappointed is an understatement! My memories from...More

Thank xMissEmma
Reviewed 5 December 2017

This is the best garden centre in Glasgow in my opinion. It is first and foremost a GARDEN centre, as a garden centre it is first rate, with the added bonus of a lovely tearoom / café. We have all been tempted by cheap plants...More

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Alex F
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Response from coldal9305 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately dogs are not allowed in Rouken Glen GC. I hope this unfortunate situation will change soon as competitors have moved to actually become dog friendly.
Hind A
1 January 2017|
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Response from Anthony J | Reviewed this property |
Look onto Google it will confirm opening times. K