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La Lanterna West End

447 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 8HH, Scotland
+44 141 334 0686
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“la parmigiana” (9 reviews)
“ravioli” (9 reviews)
“affogato” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
447 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 8HH, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just as enjoyable a restaurant as the older sibling in the City Centre. The food is the same good quality, the staff are charming, and the simple natural decor makes it a very sociable place where you can find time to chat to other diners....More

Thank Finmar14
Reviewed 2 days ago

We (myself and my wife) went to La Lanterna after reading some of the reviews on Tripadvisor and we're glad we did. We were on a 3 day break in Glasgow (03-06/11/2018) so wasn't altogether sure where to eat on a Sunday evening, but we're...More

Thank 0121ktg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really tasty lunch menu, great value for money & attentive service in tasteful surroundings. The small plates menu looked delicious and I'd definitely return to try this in the evening.More

Thank Alison H
C35HRIS, Owner at La Lanterna West End, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a review after your visit - we couldn't be happier to hear you enjoyed everything about your visit. And we do very much you return again soon so you can work our way through...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first visit to La Lanterna and I was totally taken by the excellent menu and then the great food that we received. It was hard picking a meal as there were so many things I wanted to try. The meal was top...More

Thank jhcfemington
C35HRIS, Owner at La Lanterna West End, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Grazie mille for popping in for your first visit - we're glad it was such a winner! We're very humbled by your generous words, and will be sure the rest of the team hear them too. A presto, La Lanterna

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went here for dinner. We don't go out too often the further along I get in my pregnancy and so was a bit of a treat. The staff are very attentive and friendly. There is a lot of choice on the...More

Thank clarefmckenna
C35HRIS, Owner at La Lanterna West End, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Many thanks for your lovely review, we're delighted we could help you with a well deserved treat during your pregnancy! We really appreciate your kind words about our freshly made food and that they all hit the spot. We hope we may even get the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Saturday night, great atmosphere, service and food. The spinach and ricotta ravioli absolutely delicious. Table not great though,,,just outside kitchen door, could see in kitchen every time the door was opened. Strawberry cheesecake lovely.More

Thank 465yvo
C35HRIS, Owner at La Lanterna West End, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Grazie for your 5* review, we very much appreciate you taking the time to send this in after your visit. We're over the moon you loved our interiors, service and, most importantly, your food, however we're saddened that we couldn't make your night absolutely perfect...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for lunch with my husband and wasn't disappointed. There was a great choice on the set lunch menu for a very reasonable price. Staff were attentive and the decor was lovely.

Thank best352
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked the window table for four for a Sunday afternoon for a special birthday, but upon arrival we were told somebody else had arrived who wanted the table. As a result we were dumped right at the back, next to a bar where staff were...More

Thank Figsy_LeBon
C35HRIS, Owner at La Lanterna West End, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Many thanks indeed for sharing your important feedback. We're so saddened to hear that a couple of errors led to you not having the experience you should have had with us. We are incredibly sorry for the mix up with your table, naturally this should...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the special Wednesday steak night - Excellent value - we had the fillet steak which was cooked to perfection (medium rare). This included a bottle of red wine which was very good. We had olives , foccacia and minestrone to start and delicious deserts...More

Thank sandra s
C35HRIS, Owner at La Lanterna West End, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Molte grazie for joining us for our Steak Night, we're absolutely delighted you enjoyed them so much. And we also very much appreciate you trying out the restaurant after years of La Parmigiana serving up great Italian food here - we're glad we can continue...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Title sums it up.La laterna is the best Italian restaurant around.You know when you go that you will have an impeccable meal.Had the chicken in mushroom sauce today,delicious.Read reviews,someone said found it expensive.I don’t know where they normally eat,but I am amazed at the standard...More

Thank Jmpglasgow
C35HRIS, Owner at La Lanterna West End, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

All our thanks for your wonderful words - we're delighted you still enjoy your visits and it it's always a pleasure to welcome you. Delighted you enjoyed our chicken a couple of weeks ago - a heartwarming dish for the Glasgow cold! We very much...More

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Jonathan M
12 August 2018|
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Response from mmanley64 | Reviewed this property |
Probably as it is small and pretty busy Definitely worth a visit Hope this helps
22 July 2018|
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Response from SueNic66 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it was A la Parmigiana. They sold it last year.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 60
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 447 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 8HH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 334 0686
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Our West End establishment opened in 2017, brining La Lanterna's Italian food to Glasgow's West End. We have great passion for what we do, and take pride in our classic food & first-class service.
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