Ever wondered how Glasgow became known as a city with its own, very definite sense of style?
Take a bow Mr Charles Rennie Mackintosh, the man who put Glasgow style on the global map.
Get to grips with the artist’s genius thanks to today’s Big Deal on lunch for two at the beautiful Art Lover’s Café in House for an Art Lover.
Located in tranquil Bellahouston Park, House for an Art Lover is a stylish arts centre and welcoming cafe as well as being a fine example of Mackintosh’s ground-breaking architecture.
Lunch for two
Available 2pm to 5pm, Monday to Thursday, this Big Deal is for 2 people to each have a delicious afternoon tea with a glass of Prosecco.
Diners are also welcome to take an optional audio tour of the house.
No promises but if the weather is being kind then you may be able to take tea in the sunshine on the terrace gardens.
The chefs at the cafe use ingredients from local suppliers to create innovative and mouth-watering dishes.
The exact selection available may vary from day to day. However, this gives a great idea of what is on offer for afternoon tea:
Selection of fresh, hand-cut sandwiches
Fruit scone with cream and jam
Coconut and white chocolate slice
Selection of freshly brewed tea and coffee
The Art Lover’s Café has plenty of admirers on 5pm Dining Where just under 200 diners have given it an impressive combined score of 4.3/5.
‘Afternoon tea. Excellent value for money and lovely food.’ Rating 5/5
‘Lunch with friends. As always excellent lunch and service. Well looked after!’ Rating 5/5
This offer would be perfect for a catch-up with a friend or you could use it to treat a family member to a memorable afternoon.
A glass of chilled fizz, afternoon tea and stylish Rennie Mackintosh surroundings.
That sounds like a recipe for a very civilised afternoon.
If it sharpens your appetite then snap up today’s Big Deal with the Art Lover’s Café in Mackintosh’s House for an Art Lover.