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#152 of 302 Bar in Glasgow
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US$6 - US$11
British, Bar, Cafe, International, European, Contemporary, Pub, Scottish
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 8 October 2020 via mobile

Niven’s is one of the best cafes in the southside. The food is delicious and they have an excellent selection of craft beers and cocktails on offer. I popped in for lunch with my husband and felt safe and well looked after by the staff....More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 1 October 2020

Booked a table with my friend... as I entered I saw we were to be seated at a tiny table (approx 60cm width) perpendicular to each other, so right next to each other. I immediately asked the waiting staff if we could be moved as...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 27 September 2020 via mobile

They have been doing a burger menu post Lockdown , I had the burger topped with shredded ox cheek , it was delicious. The salciccia fries are a meal in themselves.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 28 August 2020 via mobile

My husband and I had lunch here on a sunny Saturday. I had a watermelon lager that was so nice in the sunshine. We also both got burgers that were really nice. I got a chicken one and he got one that had a lot...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 9 March 2020

Lovely place staff are lovely and the food was lovely worth a wee visit. Would recommend paying this place a visit

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 4 March 2020

Six of us ate here last weekend and the first thing that was annoying was the menu online was very different to that actually available.Only a small plate menu to order from. Portion sizes for the price were poor value and three of us had...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 24 February 2020

We have been going regularly for months and have enjoyed exceptional food every time and the service of the staff has been fantastic. We always look forward to going there and have never been disappointed.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 20 January 2020

Although I didn't eat in Niven's I will definitely be going back to do so. We went in to kill an hour before another dinner booking we had. The atmosphere was warm and welcoming and the food looked lovely. Not too expensive.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 30 December 2019 via mobile

My husband and I visited last week we have been a few times and the food is amazing! Food is freshly prepared and piping hot. Restaurant has a lovely laid back atmosphere with really friendly staff. Sorry to see cafe source at St Andrews in...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 22 November 2019 via mobile

Food, drinks and service were all very good. I would recommend this restaurant on the south side of Glasgow.

Date of visit: October 2019
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24 July 2020|
Response from Nimmo19 | Reviewed this property |
Hello there Yes Nivens is on one level and has a disabled toilet.The staff are very approachable and will cater for your needs. P.s the food is amazing good luck👍
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  • Niven's by Cafe Source is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 3.5