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Number 16

) #2 of 1,913 Restaurants in Glasgow ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ European, British, Scottish
16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
+44 141 339 2544
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (132 reviews)
“bavette steak” (17 reviews)
“sea bream” (37 reviews)
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Had lunch with a friend mid week. We had booked which was just as well as the restaurant was busy (downstairs anyway - I wasn't upstairs but I saw there was seating upstairs also). We were served (in the main) by Suzanne. Service was great...More

1  Thank katiepeat
Reviewed yesterday

Second visit... I would highly recommend this small but excellent restaurant. The dishes are all amazing, e.g. ox tongue; pork belly... I have to say my husband and I spent a wonderful anniversary there. #GlasgowMustEat#

1  Thank Bingxin L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a good restaurant the food is good as is the service. It is a good place fir couples , family and larger parties.

1  Thank Angel A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a 2 course Sunday night dinner from the set menu. Food was lovely and the service was very good ; friendly but unobtrusive. Added bonus of Miles Davis and John Coltrane soundtrack for the duration of our meal. Paintings which are hanging on...More

1  Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had eleven of us, including a three year old grandaughter, celebrating my wife's seventieth birthday with her Scots family. The restaurant is small but we were accommodated comfortably and made to feel very welcome. The food was delicious and between us we covered the...More

2  Thank Tony J
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went there with friends and we were very well looked after from the moment we arrived. Excellent, tasty food. Good selection of wine and quite reasonably priced

1  Thank BigBawheid
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal but was a bit disappointing when we got the bill and had a service charge on that it the funny thing is the server would have got a better tip than the service charge

1  Thank jamiana
Reviewed 2 days ago

I did enjoy my meal here and found the staff to be very attentive and helpful. For my mind the atmosphere is a little too cosy and I find the food a little predictable/ pricy for the style of restaurant. I would return but I...More

Thank 772anthony
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was one of the nicest meals I've had in a long time. The restaurant is quite small but has with lots of atmosphere. More importantly though the food and the service were of very high quality. I wouldn't hesitate to go back and would...More

1  Thank pammie7348
Reviewed 3 days ago

A wonderful meal. Started with Cured Sea Trout with Pickled and Raw Fennel with Dill Aioli. This was a great dish, I love Sea Trout but this was first example of having it cured. Followed by a main of roast Monkfish with Broccoli, Asparagus, Wild...More

1  Thank AlexWembley
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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, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
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.