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Viva Ristorante

#102 of 1,929 Restaurants in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence
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77 Bothwell Street, Glasgow G2 6TS, Scotland
+44 141 243 2162
09:30 - 22:30
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Sun 16:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 09:30 - 22:00
Fri 09:30 - 22:30
Sat 10:30 - 22:30
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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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216 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

came for lunch with work the pasta was tasty with the beef and mushrooms will probably be back we got 20% off going on 5pm.com

Thank McFarlane1
Ayr, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch here on Saturday with my Husband as had eaten here a few weeks ago with friends using the £9 for 2 mains Itison deal. Brilliant deal. After my first visit I joined their free membership which provides discounted deals. I love the relaxed atmosphere in Viva and the staff are great. The menu is extensive and food is... More 

Thank Traceyannefromgirvan
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on a deal - 2 pizzas, risottos or pastas for £10. Food nice enough. Did the wow me in anyway, wouldn't return.

Thank Julia M
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoy viva Brazil every time I go ! Cocktails r lovely especially Brazilian parrot. Love the different meats the only downfall is the buffet there's just not a lot of choice on it however the dinning experience is totally different from other restaurants which I love

Thank nickycraig1987
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a starter I chose the mussels in a white wine sauce. The sauce was absolutely delicious and I would recommend this dish to anyone who visits. I had the swordfish special which was cooked nicely however, it was paired with a rocket salad which was mediocre and nothing special. It was also quite pricey at just under £20. The... More 

Thank IJ10
Lochwinnoch, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked an itison two mains for £9. Partner had seafood spaghetti which he enjoyed though a small portion. I had lasagne which tasted of tomato soup and was a microwave reheat. Won't be back.

Thank Juliea502015
Alexandria, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in Glasgow and had booked a table here through itison an amazing deal and only £9 for a pasta or pizza each I had the seafood spaghetti which was amazing and my husband had the lasagne which he really enjoyed!! Would defo recommend as great value for money xx

Thank Gioia S
Denny, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant for pre theatre meal and was very happy with the meal. Staff superb and very efficient as the restaurant was very busy. Good atmosphere and good food.

Thank Chace5
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love this place ❤ Great service and amazing food ! Really tasty food and great pizza 🍕 Nice relaxed atmosphere where you can just sit back and enjoy your food ... what else could you ask for ?

1 Thank irene k
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Went here with my 3 daughters for a Saturday Lunch using "It Is On" vouchers. Really expected a mediocre small portioned affair, but to our surprise the food was delivered in what was a superb portion in what one would expect from the 'Normal Menu'...the food was absolutely lovely and we all admitted the best Italian we have had in... More 

Thank Kathleen Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Bothwell Street, Glasgow G2 6TS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 243 2162
Viva Ristorante is an Italian restaurant in the heart of the city centre of Glasgow. The location is close to Glasgow city centre theatres and cinemas - less that a 5 minute walk from Glasgow Central Station and the Kings Theatre. The restaurant has full disabled access and baby change facilities.

The food is made using the freshest ingredients and can be catered to individual needs whenever possible. The menu has a wide selection of pasta, pizza, chicken, veal and steak dishes. There are always daily specials including a freshly prepared fish dish. Gluten free pasta is available on request. Viva is the perfect location for romantic nights outs, casual dining, special birthday parties, graduations and other special occasions.

The restaurant has a traditional look with warm terracotta colours, dark wood, high ceilings and candle-lit tables. Viva has private dining for up to 80. Individual set menus are available to cater for most budgets for these types of functions.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?