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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%
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“ravioli” (66 reviews)
“minestrone” (21 reviews)
“garlic bread” (28 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
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Reviewed today

Food and wine was amazing. The award winning ravioli was recommended to me by the patrons (locals, and regulars!) at the next table Staff were so friendly and lovely. Looking forward to returning in the fall when I am next in Glasgow.

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Thank cj201821
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Second visit here, food was excellent, seafood ravioli with crab, for £15 excellent value for money and the halibut was fantastic too. My fav desert is tiramisu which didn’t disappoint. Overall lovely food, wine and atmosphere will be back soon

Thank Kaye K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

4 of us went for lunch on Sat 14th and as it was our first visit to this restaurant we were pleasantly surprised with what we found. There was a great atmosphere, the food was stunning and the service second to none. All in all...More

Thank Bob P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was in here tonight tables far to cramped you couldn’t move & couldn’t talk as so noisy didn’t even get a chance to open menu when waiter asked if we wanted a drink my friend said if we can just get a chance to look...More

Thank Irene K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Spag bol was very good but ministrone disappointing. Ambience and service excellent as usual, one of our favourite city centre resturants

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Thank burnettmaureen
Reviewed 6 days ago

2 adults, weary from a days sightseeing and touristy pursuits popped into this pleasant restaurant. After the initial surprise (it is below ground) we were welcomed and directed to a table. The very attentive staff were very helpful and offered suggestions of menu choice that...More

Thank PhotoMan115
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious dinner for two Lovely Pinot Grigio reserva Lasagne and risotto mare e monti Both perfect Followed by affagato All wow

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Thank Simon C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here with my family and I was left impressed by the elegance of the place and the food. The staff was very helpful and the service was fast even though the restaurant was full.

Thank Radu C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cosy Italian place. Service and food were both excellent. Nothing negative to say about this place. Would highly recommend!

Thank Gilles V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met here with an old friend, and had a fabulous meal! Ravioli was delicious; rich and beautifully cooked. I had the lobster and prawn spaghetti, which I couldn't fault. My friends had the specials ravioli and the fillet steak pasta. Couple of bottles of red,...More

Thank cazyncymru
C35HRIS, Owner at La Lanterna, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Grazie mille for your review - it's wonderful to hear how much you enjoyed your meals - thank you for the feedback on your dishes, our chefs always love to hear specifically which dishes steal the show! We hope that you'll stop be for another...More

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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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, 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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