The Little Cafe (Glasgow, West End) : Review

The Little Cafe
1361 Argyle Street
Glasgow
G3 8AF

0141 337 2068

V: 10th December 2019


I have walked past The Little Cafe many times when going different places, and always looked in and thought I need to check them out.

I saw from the window they did pizzas and ciabattas etc, last Saturday I popped in and got a ciabatta for lunch and it was VERY GOOD.

Today I went in for dinner and here is what I thought.

Looking Around

Inside is just like a little cafe, with some booths and some tables.

Tonight was very busy but we managed to get a table, and started to think what to order.

Pizza :

Chorizo Pizza £8.00

On arrival it looked a good size and visually very nice.

The flavours were really nice, and the base was thin which after finishing the pizza I found it very easy to digest where other times I have had pizza I felt a little bloated.

The base was a little crispy, but I didn’t mind as the flavour was very good.

  • Presentation : 5
  • Flavour : 5
  • Value For Money : 5
  • Overall : 4.5

Visit Overall :

Overall I enjoyed my pizza, and already planning on going back to try a few other dishes and the cakes as they looked good.

I got talking to the owner / chef and he is a really nice guy, and inside had a nice cosy friendly atmosphere.

See you soon Little Cafe.

Review Scores –

  • Atmosphere : 5
  • Staff : 5
  • Menu Choice : 5
  • Service : 5
  • Food : 5
  • Value for Money: 5
  • Overall : 5

Chat to me on here via the comments below, or on my Twitter or Instagram and let me know if you have been here or even tried what I had in this review. I want to hear from you so lets have a wee chat 🙂


Additional Details

  • Child Friendly : Yes (well behaved kids)
  • Payment : Cash & Card
  • Vegan Friendly: Yes
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Pizza Punks (Glasgow) : Review

Pizza Punks
90 St Vincent Street
Glasgow

V: 6th August 2019. T: 0141 237 8020. W: www.pizzapunks.co.uk


I got a wee ping from the guys at Pizza Punks inviting me to come in and enjoy a pizza, I liked it last time I was here (ages ago) and heard that its only gotten better so I accepted and set a date to go in.

Tonight guys I was getting Pizza Punked 🙂

On entering tonight it still had that very cool modern, and funky look and vibe.

I was shown to my table, and had a wee look at the menu.

The menu

I had a few options tonight, one was to build my own pizza or choose one….tough choice.

I decided to choose one from the menu and selected one from the staff favourites to see what they like.

Hopefully the staff had good taste, as the one I spotted sounded really good.

The pizza I chose tonight was the “Say Cheeseburger”

Say Cheeseburger £n/a (normally £9)
Red Sauce / Applewood Smoked Cheddar / Meatballs / Burger Relish / Pickles

This pizza sounded really good and right up my street.

On arrival this looked good, smelled good and I couldn’t wait to dig in.

YES!!!! this was so good!!! the base was nice and thin, the toppings had an amazing flavour and the whole bite was just YUM!!!

Presentation : 5
Portion Size : 5
Flavour : 5
Value for Money : n/a

Overall

My return to Pizza Punks was a good one, and firstly I would like to thank Pizza Punks Glasgow for inviting me tonight and spoiling me with a really good pizza.

I am going to shock you, I ONLY had the pizza yes you read that right I didnt get anything else as that was a very filling pizza but so yummy!!!

One of my pet hates when I go out for a meal is SUPER LOUD music where I cant hear the person across the table from me. Pizza Punks Glasgow had it at a very nice level, and they play some really cool tunes from Queen, ACDC to pop and disco…something for everyone.

Next visit I will try another staff fav and do a wee review.

Guys if you like good pizza, Pizza Punks Glasgow is now in my top 3 Pizza places due to the taste and atmosphere.

My review above was an invite but that didn’t influence my review in anyway, I started blogging only wanting to be 100% honest and will continue, invite, paid etc it will always be 100% honest.

T: 0141 237 8020
W: www.pizzapunks.co.uk

Review Scores –

  • Atmosphere : 5
  • Staff : 5
  • Menu Choice : 5
  • Service : 5
  • Food : 5
  • Value for Money: n/a tonight
  • Overall : 5

Chat to me on here via the comments below, or on my Twitter or Instagram and let me know if you have been here or even tried what I had in this review. I want to hear from you so lets have a wee chat 🙂


Additional Details

  • Child Friendly : Yes (well behaved kids)
  • Payment : Cash & Card

La Laterna (West End, Glasgow):​ Review

447 Great Western Road
Glasgow G12 8HH

V:  28th October 2018  T: 0141 334 0686  W: lalanternawestend.co.uk

Child-Friendly: Yes (well-behaved kids)      Accepts: Cash & Card


If you have been following my blog, you will know I was recently (at the time of writing this) at La Laterna’s 1st Birthday event and we got to try some dishes from the new tapas menu.

Tonight I was going to see Mario Biondi at Oran Mor, so to keep the Italian theme I visited here to try the same tapas again

The Food…

(V) Arancini Arrabbiata £4.95
Crispy fried balls of rice with sweet pepper & mozzarella with chilli dip 

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I had these on the birthday night and loved these so I had to have them again.

Just like the other night, these were so mmmm if you have never tried these I highly recommend these!! amazing flavour and extremely moreish!

Portion Size : 5
Flavour : 5
Presentation : 5
Value for Money : 5

Calamari Fritti £5.95
Crispy fried calamari with garlic mayonnaise

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As I always say these can either be bad or nicely done just depends on how the chef does them.

Tonight these were good, not chewy and had a very nice flavour and the added dip gave it that extra punch.

Portion Size : 5
Flavour : 4
Presentation : 5
Value for Money : 5

(V) Panzerotti Biano & Rosso £4.95
Crispy fried pizza parcel filled with fresh mozzarella and tomatoes

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These were another fav from the birthday night, so I thought let’s try them again and see if I still like them.

Yip! they were very mmmm

Just think of a very small calzoni pizza, and this is what you have but due to its size, it’s bursting with flavour.

Portion Size : 5
Flavour : 5
Presentation : 5
Value for Money : 5

Overall

Not disappointed one bit tonight, and so glad to try the tapas again.

If you like Italian and only fancy small dishes, then do pop into La Laterna…but please do call ahead and book as they are always busy.

Review Scores – 

  • Atmosphere : 5
  • Staff : 5
  • Menu Choice : 5
  • Service : 5
  • Food : 5
  • Value for Money: 5
  • Overall : 5

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