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Esplanade Cafe

3 Campbell Street, Greenock PA16 8AN, Scotland
+44 1475 725618
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
24 May 2018
“Popular cafe”
5 May 2018
“Best ice cream in the west of Scotland”
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8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
3 Campbell Street, Greenock PA16 8AN, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ideal for when you are out for a walk , or down to see the Cruise liners coming in. Lovely Ice cream sold here 👍🏽. Sells fresh made breakfast rolls all day & soups too. 🤗

Thank joan O
Reviewed May 24, 2018

This little cafe was very busy mid afternoon. People out enjoying the walk along the Esplanade and stopping by for ice cream and snacks.

Thank PamF47
Reviewed May 5, 2018

I have never had anything other than ice cream in this cafe. That's what I go for. It is a heavenly delight.

Thank MoLydo
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Family run café with wonderful ice cream. Also a good selection of sandwiches, tea/coffee, drinks and sweet treats. The macaroon bars are just the best but the ice cream will have you coming back for more.

Thank williamgN4283YK
Reviewed September 26, 2017

Not to be missed if in the area. The ice cream here is second to none. I have the soft ice cream normally, but lots of flavours also available.

Thank Billontour
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Best Ice Cream for miles around. Good for carry out lunches too. Inexpensive and friendly helpful staff.

Thank davidjess1608
Reviewed July 27, 2017

Great tasting ice ream and wide variety of flavours! Their rolls and sausage are pretty good too! Great place to take the kids.

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Nothing more to say. Nice people, nice food and wonderful ice cream. The proper stuff. Not far from the cruise terminal and beautiful views. You can do Old West Kirk and Esplanade café on the same visit

Thank 242MaryP
Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

Really good for a quick bite to eat, either the spicy chicken burger or the jumbo hot dog are good and good priced. No where beats there ice cream either.

Thank StevenMcC96
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

Myself, my fiance and the 2 kids stopped off here for a quick bite to eat before heading to the battery park. We all had hot filled rolls which were ok (not the best sausage i've tasted) but the ketchup if that's what you want...More

Thank the2infected
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Campbell Street, Greenock PA16 8AN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Inverclyde  >  Greenock
  • Phone Number: +44 1475 725618
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