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The Battlefield Rest

55 Battlefield Road, Glasgow G42 9JL, Scotland
+44 141 636 6955
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cannelloni” (19 reviews)
“seafood stew” (6 reviews)
“haggis” (26 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
55 Battlefield Road, Glasgow G42 9JL, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

On arrival for a 9pm booking it took quite some time to be seated. Once we were wine and water were ordered. After recommendations for this restaurant it was quite disappointing the level of service, the entree was very nice and that lead us to...More

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a long time since we visited the Battlefield Rest Italian restaurant. The food was excellent and I would give it a higher accolade if I could. Three in our party three different starters and main meals. Each was superb. A real Italian treat....More

1  Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there for lunch, and while I understand it can get busy, the level of service was quite poor. We waited for 15 minutes before we were asked for a drink, then waited another 40-45 minutes for our lunch. Give the Italian sausage meal a...More

Thank Andy R
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family has been coming here for years and have alway enjoyed the food. Always great service and excellent value. Whenever we have friends from abroad, this is a must visit on their itinerary. The restaurant is small and seating can be tight at busy...More

1  Thank 898mimi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved everything about my first visit to Battlefield Rest - excellent food and wine, friendly service and a great atmosphere. I went with my mum on Saturday evening, and we both ordered from the pre-theatre menu, which was excellent value. There was a good...More

1  Thank jblott
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lunch with my dad & sister. Quite simply stunning food. The haggis polpette starter was stunning. At £23.00 the Ripasso was just amazing! My main chicken Marco Polo was outstanding! My dad's sea bass was super as was my sisters main. Staff are so...More

2  Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a lunch time treat for 6 of us. Great food - the mussels and chorizo was great as were the other dishes. Lovely people in restaurant and brilliant value . Make sure you book

1  Thank Viewlander
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked this at the last minute for a late family lunch after Scottish Cup semi final at nearby Hampden Park. Just right, good food, service and fantastic value.

1  Thank stobgarbh
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is a small gem of a place in Glasgow. Candles on oil skin table cloths, a simple yet great menu. Vegetarian options and new dishes added regularly. The staff were very friendly and professional and the place does get busy , so I would...More

2  Thank Veggiehog
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Great place. Food amazing, staff casual and friendly. A wee bit cramped during busy times - weekends. However, I'm a regular as that doesn't bother me too much.

1  Thank 47LizzieSt
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We have it booked for a wedding after party in Sept but after reading some of the comments feeling worried
12 November 2015|
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Response from josephtfinnie | Reviewed this property |
This is the best in glasgow.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$32
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Battlefield Road, Glasgow G42 9JL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 636 6955
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