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The Battlefield Rest

55 Battlefield Road, Glasgow G42 9JL, Scotland
+44 141 636 6955
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Opens in 4 min
All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
55 Battlefield Road, Glasgow G42 9JL, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a small restaurant which is popular with locals. Food is always tasty and the service is pleasant. It is not too expensive and offers really good value for money. It can get crowded at times and is a little cramped. But I love...More

Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were a party of 6 who had booked a table for Friday 16th Feb. The place was busy when we arrived but there was only a short delay until we were seated. The staff were friendly and helpful and we enjoyed the lively atmosphere....More

Thank MaryDoherty
Reviewed 5 days ago

I visited this restaurant at 7pm on a Saturday evening. Despite booking a table, we had to wait in a small busy waiting area for 10 minutes before even being acknowledged by staff. From beginning to end, wait staff barely spoke to us. From being...More

Thank Danielle M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited with family for dinner on a very busy Saturday night and again the following Friday for lunch. Amazing food, taste, quality and portions sizes, and at great prices, plus the usual enthusiastic service from the team.

Thank Iain W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time trying the food from here. Glad I did! For my starter i ordered whitebait with a lovely Sauce, going to be honest I didn't realise this is how it came out but when I tried it I was pleasantly surprised. I ordered a...More

Thank Antonia M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I ate here regularly when we lived in the South Side of Glasgow. The restaurant was always busy and excellent. On a recent trip back to Glasgow we decided to revisit this old favourite and we were not disappointed. It was excellent....More

Thank Woo4uk
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Managed to get a booking today in this homely Italian restaurant The menu has specials lunchtime menu or ala carte The quality of the food is amazing with generous portions The quality of the tap water is superb and on fraught is Birra Morreti Value...More

Thank andrewbhm
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Should book as small restaurant and usually busy. Excellent service and food good. Would definitely recommend

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Lovely local family owned restaurant. Very pleasant staff, beautifully cooked food. Good choice of menus.

Thank FelixLanton
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Italian restaurant with great atmosphere and very good customer service. The pasta and risotto dishes are large and extremely tasty. Good prices.

Thank Margaret W
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Response from josephtfinnie | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
Scottish Italian bistro set in an historical Victorian Tram Station,one of a few remaining Restaurants in Glasgow still trading under the same owner for over 23 years,our Manager and Head Chef has been with us since the day we opened giving the place a unique consistancy of food and service,we areone of a few Italian restaurants with The taste our best award and the italian quality award from the italian chamber of commerce,we offer a special buzzing atmosphere in a unique setting.
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