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Cup Tea Lounge Glasgow

71 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LP, Scotland
+44 141 353 2959
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (40 reviews)
“cupcakes” (212 reviews)
“sandwiches” (102 reviews)
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British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
71 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LP, Scotland
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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely wee coffee shop in the city centre. Possibly a bit formal for a casual hang out but a good option for a lunch break or business meeting. I visited with an old friend and we were both pleasantly surprised by the range of coffees,...More

Thank Archizzle
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Visited the tea lounge at 3pm on Saturday afternoon, we had a party of 4. I booked in advance and confirmed the booking beforehand. All in we had a great time and the food was delicious, especially the savouries and the bottle of Veuve for...More

Thank Debz F
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our afternoon tea - very relaxed , staff were extremely helpful and friendly. Food lovely and tastefully presented .

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This was a small celebration for my daughters birthday. We had the afternoon tea experience. I have to say the food was excellent, far beyond what I had expected. When they came out with the cakes they had even gone to the trouble of putting...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 12 September 2016

My partner and I were craving a delicious brunch and decided to give cup a go! We were seated promptly by a lovely server. We both ordered the breakfast sliders ( one veggie) and were not so impressed - the egg slider was awesome and...More

Thank Errol R
Matthew B, Public Relations Manager at Cup Tea Lounge Glasgow, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2016

Hello Errol, Firstly I would like to thank you for giving us a go and for enjoying the service you were given however as the whole point of going for brunch is the food I am sorry that it just wasn't up to scratch this...More

Reviewed 9 September 2016

The venue is absolutely exquisite - such beautiful decor! Cup Tea Lounge is the perfect location for afternoon tea during the day but doubles up equally well as a gin bar in the evenings; the fabulous decor suits both purposes. The service here was excellent...More

Thank KSc0
Matthew B, Public Relations Manager at Cup Tea Lounge Glasgow, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2016

Hello KSc0, We would like to say thank you for such a wonderful well written review. It's definitely a good idea to book for our Afternoon tea because of the nature of the product. We like to keep things fresh so strive to buy our...More

Reviewed 6 September 2016

Visited Cup Tea Lounge with a friend for afternoon tea. Staff were great, and sandwiches and cakes were Amazing!! So many cakes though, but did get a box to take the leftovers home. Also had a fantastic gin cocktail served in a teapot. Will definitely...More

Thank Happyhols7765
Matthew B, Public Relations Manager at Cup Tea Lounge Glasgow, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2016

Hello there, Thank you so much on the fantastic review of our Afternoon Tea, we're very glad you had such a good time with us and I hope the leftovers got home safely! Also your photos look delicious, would make anyone crave a Cup Afternoon...More

Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Attended for an afternoon tea, all the food and cakes were amazing and got to take some home in a box because there were so many of them, all the staff were lovely and gin served in a tea pot was fantastic

Thank curly146
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon tea in Cup lounge today. As a heavily pregnant group of girls, the bar and the kitchen staff were very attentive. Great attention to detail for a pregnancy friendly afternoon tea. The girl who brought out our tea, although notably nervous...More

Thank Jo_GazW
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Had the best afternnon tea ever on Saturday Very friendly and helpfull staff talked you through the menu and helped choose the tea best suited I really enjoyed the Chocolate and Chilli Tea The selection of small starters was varied and delicious The asparagus tart...More

Thank Ronald k
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Hi, please advise, is there a hairdryer in the rooms?
3 July 2015|
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Response from KozelFan | Reviewed this property |
i have to agree with Jenny. I'm afraid you have your destination wrong. This is a restaurant/tea shop during the day and a Gin palace in the evening.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 24
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 1LP, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 353 2959
  • E-mail
Step back to the Victorian interior of this stunning building and enjoy the comfortable furnishings, great service. We offer a selection of 40 hand blended teas, afternoon tea and the best desserts in the City.
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