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COVID-19 Update: This restaurant is only available for takeaway or delivery at this time.

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#2 of 416 Cafe in Glasgow
Travellers' Choice


US$3 - US$14
British, Cafe, Scottish
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've always wanted to try this place and one day, between lockdowns, I was passing and decided to try their "Scran Gourmet Bun" I will say this, it was £9, so at first it looks expensive, but when you eat it, the cost becomes irrelevant....More

Date of visit: December 2020
ChrisMears2014, Owner at Scran, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your really kind review Richard. So glad you enjoyed it and I hope to see you in again perhaps enjoying a sit in meal 😊 Chris

Reviewed 19 November 2020

I've been an on-off patron here. On the plus side, you are guaranteed fresh ingredients and the high quality of the bread in your simple and home-cooked style brunch. And that's that. On the downside, for a vegetarian, there isn't much to look forward to....More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 18 November 2020

Went with my partner to this little cafe in the east end for breakfast and was not disappointed. Food delicious, service on point. Worth a visit.

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 9 November 2020

I'm still dreaming about the red pepper and pea toastie that I ate at Scran. It was without a doubt the best toastie that I've ever had! I know that sounds weird but it really was. Wonderful food, great staff. Highly recommended in every possible...More

Date of visit: November 2020
ChrisMears2014, Owner at Scran, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2020

Thanks John, Your review really makes a difference. And I'm glad you enjoyed your toastie! Unusual combo but it's a firm favourite already! Plus it's vegan 👌😊

Reviewed 18 October 2020 via mobile

Having wanted to visit Scran for some time and following all the rave reviews, we finally got round to visiting on Friday. We had the Eggs Royal-ish and Eggs with Stornaway Black pudding. The dishes were perfectly executed in terms of flavour, presentation and imagination!...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 16 October 2020 via mobile

WOW!!! Breakfast was amazing. I had the Stornaway version of poached eggs, which was just delicious and VERY filling. It was beautifully presented and those eggs!!!! They didn’t disappoint, especially as they’re cooked by the man that taught all of us how to poach an...More

Date of visit: October 2020
ChrisMears2014, Owner at Scran, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2020

Wow. Thanks for this beautiful review 🙏😊 really means the world to us. Glad you and your hubby enjoyed your visit 😊

Reviewed 11 October 2020

There was so much to choose from the menu. My Egg benedict was delicious and excellently presented, it looked like a Michelin Meal!! Staff are super friendly and decor great.

Date of visit: October 2020
ChrisMears2014, Owner at Scran, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2020

Thank you very very much for your kind words 🙏 next stop Gordon Ramsay's😊

Reviewed 25 September 2020

Unreal food. Eggs are out of this world. Coffee no bad either. Best breakfast in Glasgow & friendly staff.

Date of visit: September 2020
ChrisMears2014, Owner at Scran, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2020

Such kind words. Thanks so much 🙏 see you back soon hopefully

Reviewed 18 September 2020 via mobile

They put so much care into everything that they do! I came here with my wife for breakfast and was blown away by the quality of the food and by the genuine warmth of the staff! 10/10

Date of visit: September 2020
ChrisMears2014, Owner at Scran, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2020

Such a kind review. Really made my day reading this. Thanks so much 🙏

Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

Was able to sit in again today after the cafe only doing take away during lockdown. Felt safe. Staff following all the rules. Food and service fantastic as usual. Still the best cafe in Glasgow by a mile.

Date of visit: September 2020
ChrisMears2014, Owner at Scran, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2020

Thanks so much for your kind words. Glad you felt safe during these testing times. 🙏❤

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Frequently Asked Questions about Scran
    Does Scran offer takeaway?
    Yes, Scran offers takeaway services.
    Does Scran offer delivery?
    Yes, Scran offers delivery services.
    How is Scran rated?
    Scran is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 5