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Two Fat Ladies at the Buttery

) #17 of 1,946 Restaurants in Glasgow ₹₹₹₹ European, British,
652 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8UF, Scotland
+44 141 221 8188
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
652 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8UF, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a private dining for ten people, the whole experience was excellent, staff were very attentive, food was very good. The room we were in for dining was a wee bit on the small side, but not enough to spoil the experience. Overall a...More

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was really looking forward to taking my family here after reading so many positive posts. Decor is fabulous and staff are delightful. However, food pretty average despite menu sounding special. Given our experience I wonder if different chef on duty?

Thank Sheila R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great food, beautiful restaurant, excellent service. My wife and I loved our dinner! Easy walk from Marriott and Hilton.

Thank riverpod
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I visited Two Fat Ladies at the Buttery on a Saturday evening with two friends, choosing to do so based on previously generous trip advisor reviews. We were not disappointed, despite seeing no fat ladies. This perplexed us... We booked ahead, being informed to the...More

Thank Furtive R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our fourth visit here and very enjoyable. Very quirky, traditional place with "Brigadoon" patterned crockery, tartan covered chairs and servers dressed in kilts. Food is pretty traditional too, excellent seared scallops, and tasty Perthshire beef with black pudding. Great staff, and reasonably priced wine. Well...More

Thank alex t
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Step through the door and enter a world of calm and traditional decor. Beautiful dark wood throughout gives the restaurant an Edwardian feel. The staff were superb. Extremely friendly and helpful. Possibly the best staff I have ever experienced in a restaurant. The food was...More

Thank Citizenandrew
Reviewed 1 week ago

My son took me out there. The place is beautiful in a classy, old fashioned way. The service was extremely attentive and the food was delicious and presented very nicely.

Thank Magda M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had wonderful cocktails by the bar and moved to our table for a delicious dinner. The waitstaff was so helpful and knowledgeable about the menu.

Thank Cyndi F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in for dinner with colleague from work, lucky to get a table as the place was full. A friendly welcome was nice, the menu was not too big but had enough choice. The smoked duck as tasty and tender for starters, the beef was...More

Thank cleughy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Right from the start this restaurant surpassed our expectations. A warm welcome, very attentive service and absolutely delicious food. We were on the pre theatre menu yet there was no rush, in fact we were positively encouraged to stay and enjoy our drinks. I cannot...More

Thank JoanGlasgow
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Questions & Answers
Maureen P
3 May 2017|
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Response from Irish8Boston | Reviewed this property |
I agree smart casual is good.
6 April 2017|
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Response from 2FatsGav | Property representative |
Yes we have a car park attached. Spaces can be limited at peak times but there is also on street parking if car park is full. Best regards Gavin
Jacqui M
23 March 2017|
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Response from GlasgweiganRyan | Property representative |
We have a three course Kids Menu available at all times. Thanks for your enquiry. Look forward to welcoming you and your family soon. Ryan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
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17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
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17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 652 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8UF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > Anderston
  • Neighbourhood: Anderston
  • Phone Number: +44 141 221 8188
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