With springtime upon us and better weather on the horizon, people across Dumbarton will be looking to sort out their gardens ahead of the summer months.

To make sure we have everything we need, many of us will opt to make a day of going to one of the many garden centres in and around West Dunbartonshire.

If you're looking to gather some garden supplies while enjoying tea or coffee, look no further.

The best garden centres with cafes near Dumbarton you can visit this spring and summer

Dumbarton and Vale of Leven Reporter: Garden centres are great to visit in the spring and summer months.Garden centres are great to visit in the spring and summer months. (Image: Getty)

Here are the best garden centres with cafes you can visit near Dumbarton this spring and summer, according to customers on Google Reviews.

Caulders Garden Centre Loch Lomond

Location: Caulders Garden Centre Loch Lomond, Stirling Rd, Alexandria G83 8NB

Rating: 4.5/5 out of 911 reviews

One reviewer said: "A great range of products and plants but we mainly used the cafe. Very well managed, nice food and service."

Ardardan Walled Garden Nursery

Location: Ardardan Estate, Cardross, Dumbarton G82 5HD

Rating: 4.5/5 out of 254 reviews

One reviewer said: "Family run estate with a wonderful cafe and farm shop, selling gorgeous gifts too. Home-baking is delicious (as is all the food). The owners and staff always make you feel so welcome. Fantastic activities for younger children too. Always a pleasure to visit."

Another said: "Great place for the kids. Feeding the animals and giving the pigs some head scritches was fun too!"

Caulders Garden Centre Erskine

Location: Caulders Centre Erskine, Erskine Bridge, Bishopton PA7 5PU

Rating: 4.3/5 out of 1.2k reviews

One reviewer said: "Visited for lunch. Staff friendly & courteous. Excellent service. Relaxed atmosphere. Variety of food choices on menu. Would recommend having lunch at Caulders."

Another said: "High end garden and home items for sale, as well as a very nice restaurant. Ideal for lunch or simply coffee and cake."