Roaster's Deli

Roaster's Deli
192 St Vincent Street, Glasgow, G2 5SG
  • Telephone 0141 229 0587
  • Opening times Mon–Sun 8am–10pm
  • Food served Mon-Sat 8am-10pm; Sun 8am-8pm
  • Average price £12 (lunch); £12 (evening meal)
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From early morning pancakes to a grilled cheese supper, Roaster's Deli serves up American classics throughout the day

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Roaster’s relocation from their original home in Partick's subway station to the city centre seems to have had the desired impact, with the new premises feeling less like a café while also allowing room for a more expansive menu. The fundamentals from the original have been successfully imparted to the new incarnation with impressive portion sizes and a plethora of choice for meat lovers. There’s an extensive all-day breakfast menu, the most popular item of which is the made-to-order buttermilk pancakes with stacks of toppings, from maple syrup and bacon to fruit, nutella and a heart-stopping option stuffed with Oreo cookies, smothered in choclate sauce. There’s also a nice selection of burgers, hot dogs and filled sandwiches – the signature being a pastrami and rye, which bears the hallmarks of the iconic version from Katz’s Delicatessen in New York.

  • High point: Brioche buns robust enough for burgers
  • Low point: Veggies likely to struggle
  • Notable dish: Hell's Kitchen burger
  • Average price: £12 (lunch); £12 (dinner)
  • Delivery: Deliveroo
  • Provides: Children's portions, Children's high chairs, Free wi-fi
  • Music on stereo: Pop Rock
  • Capacity: 32