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Cafe Alba - CLOSED

481 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 8HL, Scotland
+44 141 237 7902
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
7 Oct 2015
“Ebullient, Good Food, Atmospheric and Excellent Value for Money”
6 Oct 2015
“Great full breakfast”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Italian, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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481 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 8HL, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 7 October 2015

Coffee and an Italian sausage roll filled that gap between an early breakfast and an evening meal. The cafe is very much the centre of community life with many 'well kent' customers eating in and a steady stream of coffees, etc to take out. The...More

Thank Rossergruffydd
Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

Cafe Alba serves a great full breakfast - bacon, sausage, egg, beans, toast and a cappuccino for £7.95. Great food, great service, great spot on Great Western Rd.

Thank princesslom
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

I stopped in for coffee, but was treated so well by the people here that I stayed for lunch. The food was delicious and the service was perfect. I will definitely return!

Thank inmanae
Reviewed 15 August 2015

This toastie is not for the figure conscious as it is I think it is done in the frying pan which is what gives it the wonderful crunch. I chose the brie and caramelised onion filling on organic bread which was delicious. It was accompanied...More

Thank Brenda D
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Stumbled upon this wee gem while stoating up the get wstrn Rd. Lovely service fresh tasty food. Ta much

Thank MJ B
Reviewed 20 June 2015

It has a nice place upstairs so it allows for a few more people than many of the cafes and it the waitstaff were friendly. Best of all the food was Great! Excellent place

1  Thank bjh33
Reviewed 24 May 2015

Smashing little cafe. Good value and the service is fantastic. Does everything you would want a local independent cafe to do.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 2 May 2015

I have been to Alba cafe a few times now, and I can't praise it enough. It's nice and intimate, the staff are friendly, the meals are tasty with a very good sized portion of side salad, and it doesn't hurt the wallet! There are...More

2  Thank cwrae
Reviewed 10 March 2015

I really love going to cafe Alba on a Saturday for lunch. The food is fresh and tasty, it has probably the best salad in the city. The homemade food is a delight and incredibly well priced. A great friendly cafe.

2  Thank Anne M
Reviewed 10 February 2015 via mobile

My partner and I often go here for lunch and it is absolutely beautiful. The staff are lovely and the food is fantastic. It is real food, with real ingredients. It's about £6.50 for a bowl of soup and a toastie which I think is...More

2  Thank kmac710
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 481 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 8HL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 237 7902
Description
Alba Cafe has now closed. Thank you to everyone who visited.
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