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Number 16

₹₹ - ₹₹₹European, British,
16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
+44 141 339 2544
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (141 reviews)
“bavette steak” (20 reviews)
“gnocchi” (23 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Randomly picked this restaurant during a visit to Glasgow and could not be more pleased with our experience. The staff were helpful and friendly and the food was lovely. Really made my night. Could not recommend this place enough.

1  Thank Julie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Truely good well executed food with many Scottish influences. Well thought out menu, served well, good service and cosy little restaurant which we all enjoyed. Thank you for making our evening so special

1  Thank Yvonne F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to just about every corner of Scotland as part of my travel writing business. It's always fun to explore restaurants, and on my most recent visit to Glasgow I went to Number 16 with my father for our only night in town. The...More

1  Thank GentlemanSavage
Reviewed 1 week ago

Often people treat us differently due to our age and don't take us seriously/are rude, however this defiantly wasn't the case at no 16! Seated promptly at a spacious table, we had plenty of time to choose our food and have a drink before picking...More

1  Thank roodie12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this place as it is highly rated on trip advisor and have been greatly disappointed. The food was super average tasting and the price for this meal was definitely not worth it. Meal was very pretentious.... it tries to look expensive and fancy but...More

Thank charlieangel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Glasgow for the day and wanted a special meal -- and boy did we find it. This place has it all: delicious and beautiful food, comfortable elegant ambiance, and excellent service. The soup starter was creamy and tasty, just right for a chilly autumn...More

1  Thank Cathy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful, intimate, very friendly first class eatery in the heart of the West end. I've eaten here many times & it never ceases to amaze me in its originality & sublime food, wine & service. It's good for celebrations, couples, families, spur of the moment...More

1  Thank tincan70
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small intimate restaurant. Superb quality. The menu is innovative. It is not inexpensive. Worth it for a treat.

1  Thank Ronnie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my wife to Number 16 last night for her birthday as neither of us had been (or heard of for that matter) here before and it was excellent! Very small but great atmosphere and very friendly staff! The menu isn't big either but...More

Thank davidbrown88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t believe I have never been here before, food was delicious and the soft polenta with the Bavette steak was a definite winner in my book. Staff were lovely and place although small had a good wee buzz to it, be sure to book as...More

Thank Mikey167
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edward s
6 April 2018|
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Response from EremoDelFate1 | Reviewed this property |
For two people for dinner we paid £135 which included aperitif, wine,(not cheap and limited choice) for two courses with one third course. My wife refused to pay £12 for biscuits and cheese, which seemed pricy. I agree with... More
Sarah L
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!
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!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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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