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October

#416 of 1,935 Restaurants in Glasgow}
$$ - $$$, British,
48 Buchanan Street | 3rd Floor, Princes Square, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
+44 141 221 0303
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (28 reviews)
“princes square” (41 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
48 Buchanan Street | 3rd Floor, Princes Square, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 618 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely atmosphere within Princes Square, great location in city centre. Good food and drink choice. Friendly helpful staff.

Thank kimbrona
venue_manager70, General Manager at October, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello Kim, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback, delighted you had such a good visit with us and found the staff friendly and helpful. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Many Thanks, October

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great visit to October on Saturday afternoon. We were lucky enough to get a seat out on the balcony to enjoy a few cocktails. Great drinks and friendly and prompt service.

Thank rcraig1257
venue_manager70, General Manager at October, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hello, Thank you for your 5 star review, delighted you enjoyed some drinks out one of our balconies. Look forward to seeing you back again soon. Many Thanks, October

Reviewed 2 days ago

Been here several times in the past for both food and drinks and have always found October to be a nice place to go. Really disappointed with my recent visit. Thought it would be nice to have a cocktail and see the Christmas lights up...More

Thank mcn3088
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Arrived here with my partner for a few drinks. We sat at a table on the balcony and waited a while for some table service. A waitress came over cleaned the table and wasn't very friendly. She told us to go the bar if we...More

Thank holly f
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Been here before and it was ok. Five of us sat down for a lunch and it genuinely wasn’t busy. We had a choice of seats and sat down. The chef came across and when we asked how long it was take for a salad...More

Thank GlasgowCurryClub
venue_manager70, General Manager at October, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello GlasgowCurryClub, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback, I am really sorry that you felt disappointed with the level of service you received. The waiter was asked if you would all be able to eat to make your train in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised by the high standard of food..it was very lovely..and with Christmas just around the corner, the mall was very pretty..probaly quite pricy to some £42 for a bottle of wine and two meals but for me and my sister (visiting from inverness)...More

Thank querhhhh
venue_manager70, General Manager at October, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a 5 star review. I am delighted you had such a great experience with us and enjoyed your festive visit to October. The festive lights have certainly got us all in the Christmas spirit at...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here on a Saturday night with some friends, we booked a table for 7.30 and had to wait til 8pm for our table. Then to be told we needed to be off for 9.30. However we were given longer after expressing our grievance that...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
venue_manager70, General Manager at October, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent visit to October. Glad you enjoyed our couples deal for 2 courses and a bottle of wine for £30. Sorry for the delay on getting your table ready on time but...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I attended a cocktail master class which was so much fun! It was well organised from start to finish and the staff were so friendly. We opted for the sharing masterclass which is £25 for 3 cocktails plus a buffet. Great value!...More

Thank Connie2805
venue_manager70, General Manager at October, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Connie, Thank you for your great 5 star review! Great to hear you enjoyed your cocktail masterclass and had a great experience with us. Look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Many Thanks, October

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On Thursday 19th October I booked a meal at the Glasgow restaurants October in Princess Square Mall. The deal was 2 courses and a bottle of wine for £30 or £29.95) booked on 5pm. I travelled with girlfriend to Glasgow on the train. It was...More

Thank Kenny-the-Scott
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here a couple of times over the last few weeks. The food is really good! Thoroughly enjoyed their macaroni and their sweet potato fries are also really good. It’s lovely if you can get a seat on the balcony as princess square is...More

Thank MrDonMac
venue_manager70, General Manager at October, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi MrDonMac, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, delighted you had a good experience and found the staff friendly and attentive. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Many Thanks, October

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Victoria T
1 June 2016|
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Response from venue_manager70 | Property representative |
Hi Vicki, The deposit is redeemable against the package bought for the table. Please just give us a call to book. Thanks, October
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Buchanan Street | 3rd Floor, Princes Square, Glasgow G1 3JN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 221 0303
  • E-mail
Description
Stylish contemporary dining in Glasgow city centre October Cafe Bar is a cosmopolitan cafe, restaurant and club bar in the penthouse of the fashionable Princes Square shopping centre. By day, the Buchanan Street venue is a chic, contemporary dining venue - ideal for a business lunch or a stylish place to stop and refuel in between shops. DJs quicken the pace in the evenings, making Octobber a buzzy, rooftop dinner destination.
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