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Guy's Restaurant and Bar

#73 of 1,926 Restaurants in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
City Centre
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24 Candleriggs, Glasgow G1 1LD, Scotland
+44 141 552 1114
12:00 - 22:30
Closed now
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Sun 12:30 - 21:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I really enjoyed eating here. I went on a recommendation from a friend and I wasn't disappointed. This is a long narrow restaurant and be warned, you can end up sitting close to where people stand at the bar. The food was really good. The duck egg and black pudding was my favourite. However, the sole that I had as... More 

Thank Tom C
Level Contributor
32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I will come back. Every time I visit Glasgow. For the food (the mussels are amazing, as is the duck and the beef tartar), for the ambiance and for the music. The only thing I regret is not coming here before. Two problems. Both are easy to solve. Guy's do not accept american express. And they ran out of champagne... More 

Thank Paula H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Guys is a charming little place with lovely décor and friendly staff. The Glasgow Green Gin Cocktail is light, refreshing, garnished with an edible flower and to easy to drink! The menu itself is vast and has a good variety of dishes and ingredients. To start I opted for the Poached duck egg & Stornoway black pudding on a toasted... More 

Thank hotelworkerfoodlover
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Packed to the rafters - not surprising as this offers restaurant offers great quality, great service and great food in a really nice environment. 10 out of 10.

Thank Alex D
Airdrie, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were given an Itison voucher as a xmas gift for 4 courses, with a glass of Prosecco, tea, coffee and sweeties. On arrival we were given our menu which consisted of only 4 mains choices, one of which was steak with a £5 supplement, 2 others were sold out and had been supplemented. Our choices were therefore, steak, veal,... More 

Thank MagsRussell
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

4 course meal sounds great, but left us wanting at every turn. The amuse bouche was completely different to what was advertised - a pile of tomato and omelette squares on a slice of candied orange anyone? My beef carpaccio was microscopic and flavourless, saved by the spiced onions. The lamb rack for two was about the size of one... More 

Thank TurnerA85
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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233 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is two years since we last visited and nothing has changed - apart from the fact that on a mid-week lunch, whilst busy, the previously slightly harassed staff were no longer so and were not only efficient but engaging and friendly. The four course lunch - spread very nicely over a couple of hours - was excellent.

Thank douglasdrummond
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the aptmospher in guys but tables are very close to each other can't really have a private conversation, I had meatballs which were small and spicy really delicious but my husband had a very expensive Aberdeen Angus steak which was cooked perfectly but was very chewy very disappointed told the waitress but nothing was offered as a reason. Would... More 

Thank Magst3
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fab meal at guys. Wanted to visit for a while first got round to it. 2 couples all courses were delicious and staff attentive and very friendly. Loved the atmosphere of the place can't wait to go back. Beautiful surroundings.

Thank C M
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really friendly staff and knowledge of all dishes. Drinks sorted early and help offered on the varied menu. Ordered as a starter tuna and scallop sashimi with pickled plums and ponzu sauce. Followed by saddle of french rabbit with Braised cabbage porcini lemon and Pernod. I will post picture of the sweet because it was the best version of it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$24 - US$32
European, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Candleriggs, Glasgow G1 1LD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 141 552 1114

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?