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the Place To Eat John Lewis

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Buchanan Galleries, Glasgow, Scotland
+44 141 353 6677
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good23%
  • Average21%
  • Poor33%
  • Terrible13%
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“fruit scones” (2 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Buchanan Galleries, Glasgow, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has a major problem with yummy mummy parents who think their kids screaming and running wild is what every other customer wants to hear. The time has come for the management to put a sign up asking them to respect other customers who...More

1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited for coffee and scone or similar Sunday before Christmas.Very long queue at right hand side.No one to offer facilities of the other available counter to collect teas and coffees.At this time the hot food counter was deserted,Except for staff. There did not appear...More

1  Thank R D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived on opening, nothing ready ordered breakfast to the tune of £30, got to the table the teas and coffees still weren’t available. Went back to get them and the pot of tea had been filled with cold water! Food was cold and dirty cutlery...More

1  Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Well my husband and I had breakfast in here last week and I have to say it was expensive and not very nice - it was also cold. I expected better of John Lewis. The staff are not very happy either. There is no organisation...More

1  Thank Z5857CCsueh
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I always have the highest praise for John Lewis stores but they really need to do something about the quality of their breakfasts in this Restaurant. Rubbery bacon, potato scones you could bounce of the walls. No Scottish rolls in Scotland? Shame on you John...More

1  Thank RobertaFyti
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Tea and a scone & jam. We they call them scones, closer to stones. The cafe on the next floor looked busy so I though I would give it a try but ended up in the John Lewis canteen. Well seen why the cafe upstairs...More

2  Thank ZZYGY
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Time for afternoon tea so my wife and I popped into The Place at John Lewis in Glasgow Centre. Quite busy but the staff were very helpful advising on the food packages available. We chose the tiered package which was lovely and fresh, served at...More

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

A little break from shopping in the galleries, I decided stop for a coffee and when I spotted it, I could not resist the carrot cake. Decaf skinny latte was lovely, warm and tasty and the cake was delicious, light and full of flavour. Definitely...More

Thank LizM2
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Saturday dinner time, it was not too busy with customers, but it felt like there could have been more staff to keep the queues down, they would have struggled if they had more customers & even though they were very busy...More

Thank Babes_and_co
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Helped ourselves to cakes from the display, the ordered coffee and tea from a young man who was obviously fed up with his job, never spoke a word and didn't move his lips at all to resemble a smile, no please no thank you, just...More

2  Thank Kev012
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:30
09:30 - 18:30
09:30 - 18:30
09:30 - 18:30
09:30 - 19:30
09:30 - 18:30
09:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Buchanan Galleries, Glasgow, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 353 6677
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