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One Cove Road

££ - £££Cafe, British,
1 Cove Road, Gourock PA19 1RS, Scotland
+44 1475 637336
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“cakes” (37 reviews)
“cucumber water” (11 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 18:00 Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
1 Cove Road, Gourock PA19 1RS, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 268 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Set overlooking the River Clyde, where you can watch the Swans. The food is good and the staff are very helpful. They also have the benefit of WIFI.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Liz112009
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I visit this lovely little place regularly and spend a lot of money here with my friends because we get so much from our visits. It’s always busy with great energy and the staff are very friendly. The views are fantastic and I’ve actually just...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank _PrinceOfPoints
OneCoveRoad, Owner at One Cove Road, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to visit us and to write such a fantastic review, our team will be delighted. Loyal customers are very important to us and we appreciate your ongoing support, as well as your regular visits, as well as feedback. Thank...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

This place, with a lovely location, was a great favourite for several years; wonderful, personal, welcoming service, superb freshly prepared quality meals,a very interesting, tempting menu. Sadly, since change of ownership and staff, we have seen a real deterioration, from the poor, unimaginative menu choices,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lexus450Lady
onecoveroad, Owner at One Cove Road, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We recently worked with a highly successful consultancy on reinventing our menus which were launched in June 2018 following taste sessions with our regular customers. Members of our team have worked in One Cove Road...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for there Christmas Menu on the 15th Dec, the weather was not good and when we got there we were told the other diners had cancelled because of the bad weather. We were the only people there and was given a warm welcome....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ian B
OneCoveRoad, Owner at One Cove Road, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to visit us over Christmas and for writing such an excellent review.

Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

Super night at One Cove Road last night. Great food and service. Hope they start doing more evenings as this was just the thing to kick off the festive period.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank samsharp2018
OneCoveRoad, Owner at One Cove Road, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for visiting us and for taking the time to write such a positive review.

Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Super evening. We were out for a girlie catch up. The service was spot on, food was delicious, served in a cosy, festive atmosphere. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Hope you do more of these 🙌🏼

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AinsleyWilliamson
OneCoveRoad, Owner at One Cove Road, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We appreciate you taking the time to visit and writing such a positive review, thank you.

Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Mmmm! It was ok here, it could be better though, I would advise removing the plastic wrapper from the black pudding befor cooking and definitely before serving it to your customers.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Paul T
OneCoveRoad, Owner at One Cove Road, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to visit us and to write a review. The plastic is retaining during cooking to prevent the black pudding from crumbling around the edges as it regularly does, we have however now removed prior to serving. Thanks again

Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Whenever we’re visiting Gourock this is our breakfast place.... Always welcomed with a smile, the service, food and scenery are amazing... The view across the water changes by the minute. Proper coffee and my favourite of ‘tattie scone, lean black pudding and a perfect poached...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank No7Food
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

I have been many times for breakfast and lunch. On my last visit I felt things had changed, and not in a good way. However ,I wanted to give it another go. First off , cleaning the tables with bleach is a really bad idea(at...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank LORNA D
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

I felt that when we were handed the menu that the cafe had been taken over, but when we asked was advised that it hadn’t and that it was just the menu changed in June. It had been a while since we'd been anyway not...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 3lauries
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indi37
27 April 2017|
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Response from kebo111 | Reviewed this property |
well believe me I was in with my wee dog and they were very helpful also they brought her a dish of water first the food is also amazing and cakes too
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indi37
10 April 2017|
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Janet N
16 January 2017|
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Response from OneCoveRoad | Property representative |
Hi There We have a children's menu which has various options, however your daughter's choice of French Toast can be served to her preference. Just as a member of our team and they will arrange this. Hope this helps. One... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 18:00
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 18:00
Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Cove Road, Gourock PA19 1RS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Inverclyde  >  Gourock
  • Phone Number: +44 1475 637336
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome to One Cove Road. We are an established and popular cafe bistro in Gourock, with stunning views over Cardwell Bay and the Firth of Clyde. Focusing strongly on quality local produce, we offer an extensive breakfast menu, light lunches and organic, fairtrade coffees and teas. We are especially renowned for our extensive range of artisan baking, produced daily on the premises. We are fully licensed, serving specialist wine and beer. Highly regarded for our service and style, a warm welcome awaits you at One Cove Road. 'Great Coffee and a Slice of Happiness'
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