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Number 16

) #2 of 1,942 Restaurants in Glasgow ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ European, British,
16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
+44 141 339 2544
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (134 reviews)
“bavette steak” (18 reviews)
“sea bream” (37 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 14:30All hours
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 1,594 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Tiny bijou restaurant all rustic brick, blood reds and warm pines, so very cosy and not unlike something timeless and homely. It's great to get such good food in such an informal setting. Max, our waitress, was lovely and very helpful. There are other options,...More

1  Thank Talamhgirl
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Due to reviews on TA i attended with my wife for my 50th birthday meal. The dining experience was a quirky affair the restaurant itself is small and you are packed in although not bad , the tables are small and ours was uneven /...More

1  Thank DarrenHu14
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Small charming little restaurant. Alot of favourable reviews which sum it up perfectly. Anniversary meal and can't really fault it. Staff very friendly and attentive. Food was really good. Would recommend without hesitation

1  Thank Neil F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant had great reviews and it certainly lived up to them. The service was phenomenal and we were waited on by the lovely Ralie and the charming GM, Suzanne. They were very warm welcoming and professional. The food came out in a timely manner,...More

2  Thank Johnny L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I simply love this place. I think this was our 6th visit, and the food never fails to impress. The inventive dishes set your taste buds alight and it's the nearest Glasgow has to a Michelin starred restaurant, without the Michelin star prices! Staff are...More

1  Thank fabulousfemale
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst visiting Glasgow at the weekend my partner David and I, and our friends Iain & Sanch, dined there on Sunday 18th June. Our friends had eaten there before and knew that we would like it too. We certainly did! It was fantastic. We loved...More

1  Thank GillyDot
Reviewed 1 week ago

First visit to this busy West End restaurant. Came with friends on a recommendation and they were absolutely right about this fabulous eatery. The set lunch menu choice contained something for everyone at very reasonable prices. The quality of the food and the friendliness of...More

Thank tennisguy37
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wasnt quite sure if we should go out for lunch on Fathers day, as previous have always been a let down. How many times have we been out for fathers day, mothers day or worse valentines day and it always feels like we are on...More

1  Thank B0nnie1969
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was so tasty, delicately flavoured and perfect medley on a plate. Top notch service and lovely ambience. If had to fault anything it would be only one veggie choice per course but the one starter and one main I had were so delicious...More

1  Thank karen h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Disappointed to be told that we didn't have time for a coffee after what was a tasty dinner... they needed table back for next sitting... 2 hour sitting... don't linger... Spoiled an otherwise nice meal...

Thank Bertie T
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Sarah L
Does it do private dinning for 12 ppl/work colleagues?
7 December 2016|
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Response from Lucis216 | Reviewed this property |
ask Joel if you can book the mezzanine level, it would sit 12 comfortably.... and do go - the food is amazing!
Ken H
Is the restaurant easily accessible for a person on crutches?
25 August 2016|
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Response from AP2011Glasgow | Reviewed this property |
Yes if you ask to sit downstairs. Go, you will love it!
Susan S
Hi wondering how far outside on the city centre this is? How long would it take in a taxi?
25 June 2016|
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Response from LizC1609 | Reviewed this property |
Underground from town- Buchanan St or St Enoch to Kelvinhall is definitely quickest but taxi would be around 10/15 mins depending on traffic.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 339 2544
  • E-mail
Award- winning restaurant in the heart of Glasgow's West End. Number 16 is a cosy, well established and much loved neighbourhood favourite offering quality food, friendly service and great value in relaxed surroundings. Run by a tight- knit, experienced and dedicated team; Number 16 is proud to bring fresh and unusual ideas to modern Scottish cooking. Our ever- changing menu features imaginative, balanced flavours; strong international influences and a commitment to using seasonal produce. We strive to make each dining experience a relaxing, unique and memorable one for every customer. In 2010, Number 16 was awarded an Eat Scotland Silver Award and won best restaurant in the 'Smart But Casual' category at the annual Glasgow Restaurant Awards.In December 2011 Number 16 was awarded an AA Rosette.
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