About 279 Cafe Bistro
'Great food on the new menu'
Lynne Baker - 10/06/2016
Lovely evening as usual. Vince always welcomes you warmly. We tried 4 different mains and two desserts from the new menu. All were superb.
'Excellent Neighbourhood Restaurant '
Lesley Maguire - 07/05/2016
We had a lovely meal which was freshly prepared for us, portions were generous, good wee buzz about the place. Great service and very enjoyable playlist !!!
Relaxed bistro on Dumbarton Road
279 Cafe Bistro is a cosy, family-owned restaurant situated on Glasgow’s Dumbarton Road, close to Partick Cross. The bistro opened in 2008 with the admirable aim of providing freshly cooked, simple and tasty food. 279 Cafe Bistro offers a pre-theatre and regularly changing dinner menus.
Attention to detail
The kitchen at Partick’s 279 Cafe Bistro cooks each dish to order so that the food reaches the table at its best. The menu changes regularly but typical starters from the evening menu might be the smoked haddock fishcakes or the grilled halloumi on a tomato and black olive salad.
Popular main courses include the loin of cod wrapped in Parma ham; the chicken and Stornoway black pudding and, of course, the sirloin steak with sautéed potatoes and a pepper sauce. The ever changing cheesecake selection is always a hit.
279 Cafe Bistro is highly rated by 5pm Dining users who love the food, value and informal ambience on offer.
West End transport links near 279 Cafe Bistro
Close to the Partick railway station and around a brisk ten minute walk from the Kelvinhall subway station, 279 Cafe Bistro on Dumbarton Road is very convenient for public transport.