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Alla Turca Grill - & Meze Bar

192 Pitt Street | City Centre, Glasgow G2 4DY, Scotland
+44 141 332 5300
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“baklava” (20 reviews)
“meze starter” (15 reviews)
“swordfish” (15 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
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192 Pitt Street | City Centre, Glasgow G2 4DY, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here many times for dinner as a couple and with bigger groups, this meal was not a let down on the previous high standards. You cannot avoid mixed mezes as a starter, superb & worth the supplement on the mixed menu. The bbq...More

Thank Christopher G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly welcome to a strange little restaurant. It's a combined Turkish & Italian Eatery, Alla Turca and Alla Italiana. The Lunch menu was good value at 6.95 for 2 courses and we were able to mix and match from the Turkish or Italian Menu. Place...More

Thank MIB-53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was lovely, we had hot cold Turkish mezze to start followed by chicken shish. Courses were really nice. With dessert you get free cocktail nice touch but waiting for the bill and rthen waiting to pay it took an age.

Thank Josephine O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here again not having eaten here for a year or so. Wish I hadn't. Table booked in advance. I was first to arrive booking confirmed and was seated at table. Over 20 minutes passed and dining companion hadn't appeared. I then realised he had...More

Thank readifyouwantto
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Owners of Alla Italia and this it's the same kind of thing. Avoid both, rude owners and trying to grab pennies.

Thank oadurrani
Reviewed 30 October 2017

My wife ate some years ago and was worried that standards might have gone down - well, they haven't! This is Turkish "fine dining" so not the usual grilled stuff in the main, nor "Ottoman" cuisine. Both food and wine were excellent, as was the...More

Thank The_Baptist
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Found this place and it was busy with pre theatre diners, but they said they would be able to squeeze us in, which they did, literally . We sat for 20 mins before they came to take our order, and the place started to empty...More

Thank eddie g
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Excellent food, would thoroughly recommend the shared meze starter. Delicious! The rest of the meal was also delicious, and the chocolate mousse to finish it off was unnecessary but still divine. We had a bottle of the white Turkish wine with our meal, very nice...More

Thank lynnielou80
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We wanted to have Turkish food so decided to head down to Alla Turca for dinner. We had reserved but given it was a Sunday night there wasn’t much of a rush there so we had our pick of tables. The welcome was nice and...More

Thank Bilal H
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Hi I booked the 19.95 two courses with bottle of wine to share,but the small print says 19.95 per person also they bring a starter which is not complimentary at a cost of 3.50.So there is no great deal on there offer ,I can go...More

1  Thank Linda M
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Mohammed R
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Response from Suzanne M | Reviewed this property |
I really cant say for sure - Best to ring them. However, just to let you know its not very good food at all. If you're a foodie try somewhere else and save your money
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 192 Pitt Street | City Centre, Glasgow G2 4DY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 332 5300
  • E-mail
Award Winning Glasgow City Centre Restaurant - Grill and Meze Bar Alla Turca is 'The Show Before The Show' for Theatre goers who is looking for an Atmospheric & Affordable Pre Theatre Dining 2 minutes to The King's Theatre & 5 mins to The Theatre Royal with our 2 Course Affordable Lunch from £6.95 And Popular 2 Course Pre Theatre Menu from £12.95 With Background Live Music on Fridays & Saturdays. Our Candlelit, Romantic Dinner is on our Affordable A la Carte or Delicious Tasting Set Menu with Champagne Cocktail from £15.95 Per person with background Live Music until late for a Memorable Dining Experience with Style. 'Alla Turca has that magical quality that so many restaurants dismally fail to cultivate - atmosphere! After arriving on a windswept Saturday evening, walking into Alla Turca was like being back in Istanbul... Alla Turca's good - humoured Turkish staff work so fast and adeptly that they almost run, but there's no panic.I would guess that the front-of-house manager knows exactly what's going on at every table at any point in time, which is more than you can say for many British "Fine Dining" restaurants.' Joanna Blythman - The Sunday Herald Glasgow's First & Scotland's Best Turkish Restaurant with Style since 2007. The Best of it's kind outside of Turkey with Authentic Food - Service - Live Music & Atmosphere.
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