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La Lanterna

35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
+44 141 221 9160
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ravioli” (57 reviews)
“minestrone” (19 reviews)
“garlic bread” (24 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

First time visiting, was very impressed. Service was great, food was lovely and the atmosphere was great too. Will definitely be back!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wife and I visited with friends on a Saturday night. Understandably they have fit as many tables as they can in the space, which would be my only criticism. The service and staff were very good, despite it being very busy. Our table was ready...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 2 days ago

After shopping in Glasgow, we stopped here for a late lunch before heading home. We were greeted by a very warmly and shown to a table, in a very busy restaurant. We ordered drinks while choosing our meal from a very good menu. We started...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent choice and quality of food. Attentive staff. Have been to this restaurant a number of times and can't fault it.

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Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was the first time we had visited this restaurant it was recommended by a friend the service and the food were excellent looking forward to going again

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Thank Keith Y
Reviewed 4 days ago

First rate food, service and ambience. Loved it. £102 for food and drinks for four adults. Wish we lived nearer.

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Thank cassidyj1
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had lunch here today and it was delicious, I had the Seabass and my husband the lasagna, we both had minestrone to start and olives and faccacia bread. This is very quickly becoming my favourite restaurant. Staff are always pleasant and service is quick but...More

1  Thank happytravel7
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very nice lunch. Had antipasti platter for starter for two and was stuffed after that. Monkfish wrapped in Parma ham which was amazing then Irish coffee to finish. Top notch

1  Thank David J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

You would never realize what a gem that place is from the outside. We went down some stairs and got a warm and personal welcome. The menu was quite large and very well balanced. I got the bruschetta and then seafood. The service was excellent,...More

1  Thank islandius
Reviewed 5 days ago

This our favourite restaurant - food, staff and ambience first class. We went for a lovely lunch ad hoc,

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27 April 2017|
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Response from hilderinc | Reviewed this property |
Nope, no loyalty scheme available
27 April 2017|
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Response from Riemert | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so. Check their website.
Sam O
9 January 2017|
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Response from feetfirst | Reviewed this property |
No they don't. But don't go in your pyjamas 😀. The clientele tend to be 45 & up.
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
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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