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Bar Gumbo

71-77 Byres Road | G11 5HN, Glasgow G11 5HN, Scotland
+44 141 334 7132
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“jambalaya” (21 reviews)
“ribs” (22 reviews)
“cornbread” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cajun & Creole, Barbecue, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
71-77 Byres Road | G11 5HN, Glasgow G11 5HN, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Been meaning to visit Bar Gumbo since their recent refurb, I'm only gutted I never managed sooner. We loved coming to Gumbo pre-refurb - the food and service were always fantastic. Now with a new look and new menu - is it still worth visiting?...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Popped in over the weekend and I have to say I was very impressed. We had food and we could eat in the bar or the restaurant so we decided to me more relaxed in the bar. Ordered the wings and seafood starter....tasty. For my...More

Thank BCGlasgow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In Glasgow on a course and staying on Byers Road. Wandered into Bar Gumbo where I was instantly welcomed and felt at home. I took a place at the bar where the bar tender was attentive and entertaining ensuring I was happy and had all...More

Thank AJ S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been coming here for years to meet friends at lunchtime. A recent revamp of the premises makes this a chic venue. Lunch time food is great value at £6 for a main and a large soft drink. Nice food, good service and value...More

Thank itchyfeet2014
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Good drinks, good quick service at the bar. However the lack of cash machine means a walk down the street and it's very cold in Glasgow right now.

Thank louiseGGR
Reviewed 27 February 2018

This bar has been so many different bars and this one does not impress any more than any that have gone before. BUT. I don't mean to be rude. It is cleaner than before. The toilets are cleaner than before. The selection of beers remain...More

Thank pacemaker1
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

A cold but sunny Saturday afternoon sitting at the window seat looking into Byers road. 4 adults and 2 kids. Double bacon cheese burger was absolutely delicious and so was the mussels in white wine creamy sauce. £77 for 5 main meals and 2 sides??...More

Thank Somme1912
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I had the vegetarian gumbo, my brother had the jumbalaya (I think that's what it was called!) and my sister had the chicken supreme. We were all so impressed with the food and the staff were equally as lovely!

Thank roryallz30
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Quite pleasant to date, I must admit. I've been a few times since it's been done up. Had a few rancid coffees but the foods been great each time.

Thank Rat P
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We came here with good reviews on line, pub atmosphere with the dining bit separate. We had the sharing platter and the ladies had the fish and chips. All meals came out with surprise to the standard (high) and also taste wise as well!! Slow...More

Thank andys002016
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5 October 2016|
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Response from kr301 | Reviewed this property |
No there's not a specific kids menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 8 - USD 14
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71-77 Byres Road | G11 5HN, Glasgow G11 5HN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 334 7132
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Bringing the spirit of the Southern states to the west of Glasgow. We will be serving up the holy-trinity, as it's known in Louisiana. Great music, Great food and Great drinks. Great food is served Seven days a week from 12-21:30, with our lunch offer running Monday to Friday until 3pm and Evening offers Monday to Thursday from 5pm. We have live music every Friday and Saturday from 9:30pm and on Sundays from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. We won't leave you hungry!
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