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Number 16

16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
+44 141 339 2544
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork belly” (142 reviews)
“bavette steak” (19 reviews)
“sea bream” (37 reviews)
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Although the food here was delicious, the waiter that served us was quite arrogant which spoiled the evening a bit. This has put me off either recommending this restaurant to friends or coming back here myself.

Thank 40Becca
Reviewed 5 days ago

Having read rave reviews, and recommendations from friends, my wife booked a table for my birthday. This was our first visit. Frankly, I am struggling to match the rave reviews to either the food or the service. Interested how other diners were advised on courses,...More

1  Thank EremoDelFate1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was great - tasty, interesting (in a positive way!) and beautifully presented. Friendly and attentive service staff helped to make the evening absolutely enjoyable

1  Thank sbe_000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food and service was incredible. I took my pregnant wife for her birthday and she was treated exceptionally. The waiter was attentive and explained all the dishes in as much detail as we needed. The food was exceptional my wife had the scollops to...More

1  Thank Paul Banners B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely stunning food and atmosphere, will be returning very soon and bringing my friends, dinner here was amaizing

1  Thank Hanna S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend this gem of an eatery. Puddings to die for! Loved the venison too. Cosy friendly place I’ll be returning soon.

1  Thank Polly D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I’ve eaten in Number 16 but hadn’t been for over a year. Always interesting to see if standards have been kept up and in this case was certainly not disappointed. The cosy intimate atmosphere was perfect on a driech Glasgow Saturday and we settled in...More

Thank Jim A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing three course dinner- fine dining but not fine dining portions plus reasonably priced. Hard to pick as every dish delicious. Great service.

1  Thank Lucy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had beer battered ham bough to start. Wow. This wee place never disappoints. Been coming on and off over the years and is a real treat. 19.95 for 3 courses at lunch is best value about. Superb

Thank golferRD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous food, great service and good atmosphere. Lovely small restaurant that continues to serve good food at reasonable prices.

Thank FelixLanton
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Sarah L
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
26 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
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
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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
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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.
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