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Brel

#284 of 1,944 Restaurants in Glasgow}
$$ - $$$, , European
Ashton Lane, Glasgow G12 8SJ, Scotland
+44 141 342 4966
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (139 reviews)
“fondue” (28 reviews)
“fries” (57 reviews)
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CUISINES
Belgian, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Ashton Lane, Glasgow G12 8SJ, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 534 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I hadn't eaten here for about 5 years so was hoping it was still as good as I had remembered it.... fortunately it was even better! Four of us had a table in the conservatory and dined at 5.30pm on a Saturday. The atmosphere was...More

Thank JoeBW_UK
Brel B, Manager at Brel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello and thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Brel! So happy to hear that you found our staff friendly and helpful, our food delicious and our beer selection to be varied and great choices! We hope that you come back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read reviews on this site. Food hygiene was highlighted as an issue. They are not wrong. Sticky uncleaned tables. Bread spilled and put back on the plate. A visit from environmental health would not go amiss.. On the food mussels was recommended on this site....More

Thank John P
Brel B, Manager at Brel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello and thank you for taking the time to review Brel. We value all feedback, good and bad and we are sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your experience with us. We apologise that you did not find us up to our usual standard. Our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Brel on a Saturday night! Had to wait a few minutes at the bar as table was not ready but was able to order some drinks and we were seated within 10 minutes or so. Good bustling atmosphere! To start, two of us had...More

Thank Rodders353
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A nice atmosphere on a Friday evening in the conservatory but I had to use my phone as a flashlight to read the menu, it was so dark! Eating in the dark wasn't easy either because we ordered langoustines. It was almost impossible to see...More

Thank Stephanie192014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been wanting to try Brel on a work colleagues recommendation for a while now so we were delighted when we were able to get a table at last minute on Saturday. We dined at 5.30 and the place was busy with a couple of...More

Thank Lauren J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a setting! And the food is beautiful. Wondered the muscles and even the bread was fantastic that came with it. Amazing.

Thank Stephanie M
Brel B, Assistant Manager at Brel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow! Suck kind words. Thank you very much for taking the time write such lovely feedback. We hope you visit us again soon. Best wishes, The Brel Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here on with my dad on a Tuesday night as we had been at an event at Glasgow University, and my mum had spotted a group-on deal of two main courses and two pints of beer for £15. The event finished early so we...More

Thank BenK1999
Brel B, Assistant Manager at Brel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent visit. It's great to hear you think our Itison deal is good value for money. We hope to see you in again soon. All the best, The Brel Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first experience in that place was completely enjoyable in a cool atmosphere. I was satisfied as well about special and good menu options, and fare prices. I recommend to toast with friends !

Thank narister
Brel B, Manager at Brel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for the smashing five star review! We love that you had an enjoyable experience here at Brel and can't wait to welcome you back in the future! Best, The Brel team

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous location and a lovely lunch out with the boyfriend. He had a pot of muscles to start and I had the goats cheese bon bons. My only complaint with these was my portion size because I was enjoying them so much! Overall a great...More

Thank Morgenroulston
Brel B, Manager at Brel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor! We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed you recent visit to Brel. We hope to welcome you again soon! Best wishes, The Brel Team

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We came here on a Sunday evening and loved this bar. There was a friendly atmosphere and candle-lit tables. Very cosy and snug, my friends and I were very impressed.More

Thank Ada G
Brel B, Manager at Brel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks you for taing the time to review us on TripAdvisor and awarding us with 5 stars! The bar and restaurant are so cosy with the fire and candle light at this time of year and we're glad that you and your friends enjoyed your...More

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John M
27 July 2017|
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Response from Brel B | Property representative |
Hi John, Yes we have gluten free options on the menu. They are all marked accordingly. Thanks, the Brel team
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ashton Lane, Glasgow G12 8SJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +44 141 342 4966
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