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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 today via mobile

We stumbled across this tiny frontage whilst looking for a meal before a concert at Kelvin grove Band Stand Great service very welcoming first class ingredients well cooked. Brilliant fresh fish

Thank Bill D
Reviewed today via mobile

My boyfriend booked the table as surprise for my 25th Birthday. Fantastic quality of food with warm and welcoming atmosphere. Waiting staff very attentive and friendly. Had a fantastic evening!

Thank grmcloh
Reviewed 3 days ago

I savoured every mouthful of food at this restaurant! The presentation was fantastic, as were the staff. Keep doing what you're doing!!

Thank heeland_gal
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Little hidden gem, must book as the restaurant itself is tiny but adds to a great atmosphere. Staff were lovely and attentive but not poncy as you find in some fine dining restaurants. The food was absolutely delicious! Both of our meals were cooked to...More

Thank Zoe K
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a lunch selected from the set menu. Because the portions are sensible, it was possible to have three courses - always a bonus! Each course was perfectly cooked food with delicious and interesting flavour combinations and beautifully presented. Service was friendly, efficient and...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved it, the staff were fantastic and me and my fiance loved our experience here. Would recommended

1  Thank Tony B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a family anniversary party in this hidden gem of a hotel in the southside of Glasgow ( 5mins from the city centre).The food was excellent and it is set in the most beautiful grounds and also a special mention to the manager Willie...More

1  Thank joseph b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went as a family of 5 the other day and loved everything about this fabulous little restaurant. The atmosphere is both intimate but informal, the service was excellent and the food was really wonderful. Flavour, presentation, it was all there with flair! Can’t wait...More

Thank Emma V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here several times previously but the food and service is still in a class of its on. Discreet and not in your face.this is where to go for that meal with your other half. Always buzzing but with an elegance which dictates a quiet...More

Thank steven b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Number 16 to celebrate our daughter's 21st birthday and we weren't disappointed. The staff were welcoming, cheerful and knowledgeable about the menu. The food was delicious, well presented and hearty. We'll definitely be back. However to avoid disappointment book in advance, it's well...More

Thank Nicolla1
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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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
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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