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Number 16

16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
+44 141 339 2544
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My family and I had dinner at No 16 last night as it had been my daughters 50th birthday during the week. The experience was amazing from the food to the service. Presentation was exceptional. A fantastic atmosphere in this small but cosy restaurant. Deninately...More

1  Thank Joan L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We’d attended one of Number 16’s pop-up events on the Isle of Arran and thoroughly enjoyed it, so when we had an opportunity to visit the permanent establishment on Byres Road we grabbed it, and we weren’t disappointed. The staff were friendly, efficient and accommodating....More

1  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for a business dnner with a group of 8 people. The menu does not offer a lot of choices, but what they offer is delicious. Traditional scottish food in a modern nterpretation, but also international cuisine. Not huge portions, but also not...More

1  Thank MARC L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I absolutely loved being taken for a surprise birthday meal here! A charming restaurant which aesthetically and atmospherically is reminiscent of the type of off the beaten track restaurants you find in Paris. The food was delicious. I opted for the scallops to start and...More

1  Thank lilalo21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful dinner and experience at this restaurant. The waitress overheard that it was my husbands birthday and brought him a surprise desert with candle. The food was amazing, I would highly recommend!

1  Thank Lauren E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food. A wee bit pricey so dont go if ur looking for a quick cheap lunch. Excellent for leisurely lunch. Food is lovely. Small seating area downstairs and cosy area upstairs.

1  Thank F F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thought the tables were to close together, felt as though people were sitting on top of you. Felt the menu was for fine dining with no basic food on offer so not for me however if you like having no space and like so called...More

Thank williemcauley1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not the biggest restaurant on Byres Road but service and quality of food are a big plus for this small venue.

1  Thank aitken141
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well done again Matty and the team....great beef wellington (calfs cheek) and marrow.....wonderful foie gras to start (again) Patti had surf and turf which was perfectly cooked and scallops to start (again)....we both had white chocolate fondant ....fabulous and also shared a ginger fondant (...More

Thank syd s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've just finished off our week in Glasgow with a meal at Number 16 (Byres Road). It lived up to every expectation - tasty food, lovely atmosphere, cozy and welcoming, with staff in the kitchen and front of house who worked their socks off to...More

1  Thank Will F
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edward s
6 April 2018|
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Response from EremoDelFate1 | Reviewed this property |
For two people for dinner we paid £135 which included aperitif, wine,(not cheap and limited choice) for two courses with one third course. My wife refused to pay £12 for biscuits and cheese, which seemed pricy. I agree with... More
Sarah L
7 December 2016|
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Response from Lucis216 | Reviewed this property |
ask Joel if you can book the mezzanine level, it would sit 12 comfortably.... and do go - the food is amazing!
Ken H
26 August 2016|
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Response from A G P | Reviewed this property |
Yes if you ask to sit downstairs. Go, you will love it!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 339 2544
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Award- winning restaurant in the heart of Glasgow's West End. Number 16 is a cosy, well established and much loved neighbourhood favourite offering quality food, friendly service and great value in relaxed surroundings. Run by a tight- knit, experienced and dedicated team; Number 16 is proud to bring fresh and unusual ideas to modern Scottish cooking. Our ever- changing menu features imaginative, balanced flavours; strong international influences and a commitment to using seasonal produce. We strive to make each dining experience a relaxing, unique and memorable one for every customer. In 2010, Number 16 was awarded an Eat Scotland Silver Award and won best restaurant in the 'Smart But Casual' category at the annual Glasgow Restaurant Awards.In December 2011 Number 16 was awarded an AA Rosette.
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