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La Lanterna

) #29 of 1,942 Restaurants in Glasgow ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Mediterranean, European
35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
+44 141 221 9160
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ravioli” (51 reviews)
“minestrone” (20 reviews)
“garlic bread” (24 reviews)
Opens in 15 min
All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
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Reviews (1,614)
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1 - 10 of 1,614 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Food was very good and service prompt but it was very warm in the restaurant. If it had been cooler it would have been more pleasant.

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Thank Robert O
Reviewed 5 days ago

really good meal and service .will def be back and recommend to friends and family.We were well looked after during our visit

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Thank carolinej2007
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I visited the restaurant over the weekend and enjoyed every bit of our meal. The customer service was first class, pleasant and welcoming. Will definitely be returning again and again

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Thank david_frew39
Reviewed 6 days ago

The general atmosphere and surroundings were both very welcoming and warm.We were shown to our table quickly and made to feel at home. The food was entirely delicious and the service and attention given by staff exemplary. In all a very pleasurable experience.

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Thank alanmX3656FT
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a find! Recommended by a friend and lived up to all expectations. A truly wonderful meal from the pasta and antipasti starter to the steak main course and well described, well stocked wine menu. The service was attentive without being intrusive and the setting...More

Thank Dwarrf
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was fantastic and our waiter was lovely, overall the meal was fab! Definitely try the spaghetti with lobster and king prawns!

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Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 6 days ago

We regularly dine here when we stay in Glasgow. The food is excellent and the staff are always very friendly.

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Thank catf1997
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Have been coming to La Lanterna for over 10 years now and haven't found another Italian that can beat it. Food is delish, great value for money and exactly what you want from an Italian. It totally shows that this is a family run restaurant...More

Thank Pauline K
Reviewed 6 days ago

La Lanterna never disappoints. Fantastic selection of food & wine. Very knowledgeable staff ready to provide advice. Thanks to Martina who recommended the Gavi - it was fab! Will always be my go to place when I want authentic Italian food.

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Thank K8-Scozia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited La Lanterna for a late meal after being held up getting into town. Although the restaurant was very busy we were found a good table without having to wait more than a couple of minutes. The staff were very friendly, accommodating, and attentive...More

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Thank JoonyV
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Does this restaurant have members dining cards
26 April 2017|
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Response from hilderinc | Reviewed this property |
Nope, no loyalty scheme available
Does this restaurant have members dining cards
26 April 2017|
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Response from Riemert | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so. Check their website.
Sam O
Does la lanterna have a dress code?
9 January 2017|
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Response from feetfirst | Reviewed this property |
No they don't. But don't go in your pyjamas 😀. The clientele tend to be 45 & up.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 141 221 9160
  • E-mail
Winner of Best Restaurant and Best Team at the 2015 Italian Awards, La Lanterna has been serving customers Glasgow's finest Italian food experience for over 45 years. Situated opposite Central Station and adjacent to Radisson Blu Hotel, it is the ideal location for a business event or for visitors to the city. On offer are a fine selection of handmade pastas and raviolis with wild boar or seafood. For meat lovers there are a selection of steaks including both veal and beef T-bones. A selection of daily fish specials are always available along with an extensive Italian wine list selected from the finest vineyards in Italy. A warm welcome awaits in a friendly and intimate atmosphere in the heart of Glasgow.
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