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La Lanterna

35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
+44 141 221 9160
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ravioli” (65 reviews)
“minestrone” (22 reviews)
“garlic bread” (27 reviews)
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really cosy restaurant , nice atmosphere and friendly staff. Food was great ! Can't remember the price as it was last year but I will go back 😁

Thank Susan S
Reviewed yesterday

La Lanterna was recommended wow we were not disappointed - so impressed by the wonderful food we booked for the next day.

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Thank gwen112560
Reviewed 2 days ago

Back to Glasgow and back to La Lanterna. Still a great place, great atmosphere (quieter on a post-Xmas weekday night than a pre-Xmas weekend!!), great food. The T-bone was immense and the consumer a very happy camper and my squid ink ravioli with seafood was...More

Thank gordon m
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Believe the reviews, the food is great. Had a rigatoni and was packed with flavour. Don’t be deceived the portion sizes, the food is rich and filling. Will definitely coming back

Thank Thang N
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Pre theatre menu was good value. I got the bruschetta, cannelloni and a Nutella desert, all dishes were of small size and tasted..... nice!? The restaurant is in a central location and had a busy, happy atmosphere and the staff and service were of a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food is feel like you are in Italy. I loove the wine list and the starters are the best. I love the atmosphere although there is no telephone signal for how it is located. I stayed for two weeks in Glasgow and went twice...More

Thank Jassil V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had often wanted to try this place out and despite both of us feeling under the weather we went for my birthday recently and glad we did. Spotlessly clean, lovely decor, the place had a nice ambience. Friendly staff too. The seafood anti pasti was...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic dinner here for my partners birthday.The food and service was absolutely fabulous.We had the fish sharing platter to start followed by the monkfish and prawn risotto and the fish stew.All washed down with a couple of large glasses of the Puglia.I'm not...More

1  Thank em19742014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely ambience, attentive service, great wine menu and great food too. Definitely recommend for a date or a small group.

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Thank zippy_traveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food all three courses topped off with Irish coffee. An enjoyable evening with a genuine Italian feel.

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Thank dwebster82
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John Walker L
14 February 2018|
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Response from Simon B | Reviewed this property |
I would expect they should be able to cater for you albeit it may not be on 1 joined table
26 April 2017|
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Response from hilderinc | Reviewed this property |
Nope, no loyalty scheme available
26 April 2017|
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Response from Riemert | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so. Check their website.
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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
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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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