With afternoon teas being such a beloved pastime across Dumbarton, the area should count itself lucky for the many options available to its residents.

The town and surrounding area are home to dozens of eateries and cafes serving everything from finger sandwiches and cakes to a nice brew.

If you're looking for somewhere to go for some afternoon tea (perhaps around Mother's Day), here are a few options.

The best places serving afternoon tea near Dumbarton you can try

Here are some of the best places to go out for some afternoon tea near Dumbarton on or around Mother's Day, according to Google Reviews.


Location: 2 Greenhead Rd, Dumbarton G82 1EL

Rating: 4.6/5 out of 166 reviews

One reviewer said: "Lovely coffee and cake served by really friendly ladies. Parking can be tricky at busy times but a nice spot to relax and watch the world go by."

Craigard Tearoom IV

Location: 81 W Clyde St, Helensburgh G84 8BB

Rating: 4.7/5 out of 20 reviews

One reviewer said: "Fantastic service and lovely staff! So quiet and in a perfect location on the waterfront. Will be visiting the next time I'm in Helensburgh."

Paton’s Place 

Location: Bowling, Glasgow G60 5AF

Rating: 4.4/5 out of 254 reviews

One reviewer said: "Great place to grab a coffee and cake while walking about the Bowline."

Roo’s Kitchen

Location: 3 Wallace St, Dumbarton G82 1HH

Rating: 4.8/5 out of 46 reviews

One reviewer said: "My Mum and I have visited a few times before and were today pleased to see even more options on the menu than previously. Top service and delicious food. Absolutely first rate, well done all!"

The Ginger Breadman Cafe

Location: 64 Sinclair St, Helensburgh G84 8TP, Helensburgh G84 8UG

Rating: 4.8/5 out of 229 reviews

One reviewer said: "Just perfect! Very good coffee, delicious brownies, excellent sandwiches with home-made sourdough bread. Nice atmosphere, very friendly and patient staff. Clean toilet. Loved it!"