Space Speciality Coffee House

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Space Speciality Coffee House
540 Dumbarton Road, Glasgow, G11 6SW
  • Telephone 07456 672726
  • Food served Tue–Fri 8am–5.30pm; Sat 9am–5pm; Sun 10am–5pm. Closed Mon.
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Contemporary café in Partick specialising in coffees, teas and cakes.

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Another new café along the Dumbarton Road that is compact and punching above its weight in originality. From the Chinese tea ceremony – with a good quality green tea option – to the kimchi-flavoured toasties, Space is a cool coffee stop and a refreshing change from the familiar lunch options. Already popular and bustling – at lunchtimes it can be hard to find a seat – Space's limited menu is dedicated to quality, with a range of delicious cakes, chai lattes and rotating coffees making it ideal for an afternoon break. The range of loose leaf teas is rare and remarkable, and the service is warm and vigilant: there is as much attention paid to coffee as to the customers, with a surprisingly relaxed atmosphere for such a busy venue. While it provides familiar dishes – bagels, avocado – that appear across Glasgow's café scene, its clean, fresh décor make it a surprisingly calm oasis.

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Gareth K Vile visited Space Speciality Coffee House on 2 April 2019
  • High point: The Chinese tea ceremony making a rare appearance
  • Low point: Difficult to always find a space
  • Notable dish: Kimchi and cheese toastie
  • Average price: £10 (lunch)
  • Provides: Children's portions, Wheelchair access, Outdoor tables, Free wi-fi
  • Music on stereo: Very quiet
  • Live entertainment: 'Latte Art Battle'
  • Capacity: 20
  • Largest group: 10
  • Open since: April 2018