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The Italian Caffè

92 Albion Street, Merchant City, Glasgow, United Kingdom, G1 1NY
Critics Review 8.5/10
Restaurant info
Opening Information

Open daily for Lunch and Dinner

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Bar
  • Easy Access
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Free WiFi
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About The Italian Caffè

The Italian Caffe is the first enoteca restaurant in Glasgow. It's a place to come and enjoy fine wine by the glass accompanied by mangiare al forno – food straight from the oven. And it's right in the heart of the Merchant City.

Cuisine: Italian, Tapas
Dress Code: Smart Casual,Dressed for Dining
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Critics Review
Italian Cafe review
8.5/10
Gathering a squad of twenty five women together for a birthday celebration can be tough. But not when you have the help of the team at the Italian Caffe on hand. We were looking for a lively casual place that would cater to most, and that’s exactly what we got. Our interaction with the staff started before the day of the meal, with multiple calls to organise decorations and a cake that was to be delivered before hand. The initial calls through to the reception on the night were friendly and welcoming and the staff were superefficient. During our meal we were entertained by a few colourful characters who waited our table. The staff were only too happy to add banter to the evening’s proceedings, while orchestrating a smooth service that helped us have a great time...
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Visited On Saturday, 08 December 2018

Lovely food

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Visited On Friday, 07 December 2018

Had lunch here with a group of friends. Great menu choice and excellent service. Will certainly come back.

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 December 2018

Lovely food and service

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Visited On Saturday, 24 November 2018

Lovely food and great selection to choose from!

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Visited On Friday, 23 November 2018

Loved Italian tapas

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Visited On Monday, 19 November 2018

Great service, good food and Moretti on draft. What more could you ask for ?

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Visited On Saturday, 10 November 2018

Our order took far to long to arrive.

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Visited On Thursday, 08 November 2018

Excellent, thank you

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Visited On Wednesday, 10 October 2018

First visit back in July, food and service was excellent, so much so I was looking forward to returning, last nights visit was disappointing with sub par food, could not fault the service though, will not be rushing back👎🏻

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Visited On Friday, 05 October 2018

I have been visiting since the first week open and have never been disappointed. Great food and wine in a layed back , sophisticated atmosphere . Love it

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Visited On Sunday, 30 September 2018

Tout était très bien. Le personnel est très attentionné, les plats sont très bien préparés et présentés. Un bon choix tant de mets que de vins. Il est vrai que l’ambiance n’était pas au rdv mais c’était dimanche soir ce qui explique ceci.

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Visited On Tuesday, 25 September 2018

My first time in this restaurant. Will definitely visit again!

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Visited On Saturday, 22 September 2018

Service was friendly and pleasant. Food was delicious.

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Visited On Saturday, 22 September 2018

Lovely food and nice wine served by really nice staff who were very attentive whilst allowing you the time to chat and enjoy a really nice meal.

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Visited On Friday, 21 September 2018

Always return to the cafe,food is great staff very happy bunch , will go back soon

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Visited On Saturday, 15 September 2018

At last an Italian restaurant with Italian staff, great atmosphere , very friendly and would be great for families , portions where fab. Definitely be back

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Visited On Saturday, 15 September 2018

I love The Italian Caffé. I don't eat anywhere else when I visit Glasgow!

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Visited On Friday, 14 September 2018

Great food and quick service.....food was excellent

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Visited On Monday, 10 September 2018

Delightful food served by a very nice, polite waiter.

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Visited On Friday, 07 September 2018

Always enjoy eating here. Have never had a disappointing meal be it food service or atmosphere

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Visited On Saturday, 01 September 2018

Lovely afternoon. Good food and fine wine

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Visited On Wednesday, 29 August 2018

Food slow to arrive but excellent

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Visited On Tuesday, 28 August 2018

Very nice server (Robertino) and food was really great. Mushroom pasta with lemon and thyme was a favourite!

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Visited On Saturday, 25 August 2018

The food was fantastic, the drinks were good. I had the Caprese salad and Penne Salsiccia and it was great - lots of flavour and the right portion size. My companion had Sirloin Steak (8oz). She said it was cooked perfectly and was tender and juicy. My only negative was that my salad arrived with my meal, not before.

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Visited On Thursday, 23 August 2018

Fabulous!!!!

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