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Number 16

16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
+44 141 339 2544
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork belly” (137 reviews)
“bavette steak” (19 reviews)
“sea bream” (35 reviews)
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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 3 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely dinner at number 16 (tonight!) and I just had to leave a review as soon as I was home. I took a turn and felt very hot so took 5 mins of fresh air outside. I didn’t think anyone had noticed...More

1  Thank beverleylouisesi2016
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were given a voucher for this restaurant which we intended to use for a nice child free meal however due to circumstances out with our control we ended up having to take our 6 and 4 year old with us. This...More

Thank lynnirvine272
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We wouldn't have visited this restaurant had we not been given a voucher for it, but we're now so glad we did. Imaginative menu, perfectly cooked food, cosy atmosphere and excellent, friendly, service. We'll definitely be back and are recommending it to all our Glasgow...More

1  Thank Twoplusnone
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten here when up on business for the last 5 years.... the service and food quality is always amazing, however last nights food was just exceptional! A must try ...

Thank JoHenney
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had initially booked a table online 10 days before my required date and had called to see if the restaurant could move my reservation an hour earlier. Unfortunately my booking hadn't gone through but Max and John went above and beyond to get us...More

1  Thank Karen R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with family few days back and can't fault the place. Staff really friendly and welcoming, food absolutely delicious. The chocolate dessert I had was best dessert I've ever tasted. The duck main was cooked to perfection and tasted amazing. Everyone loved their dishes....More

Thank Fraser1985
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would highly recommend number 16 to all, food was breathtaking, service on point, Decor is stunning.

1  Thank Tina H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was excellent, clearly the best food I've tried in Glasgow! The dishes combined different ingredients and flavors so perfectly, I cannot even describe! The prices are not the cheapest you can find out there, but the food is worth every penny. We had...More

Thank Zaph_7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Selected here as rated number 1 and it certainly didn't disappoint. The food was exceptional from start to finish. The staff were clearly passionate about their cuisine and were very attentive without being intrusive. Every starter and main were equally good with perfect flavours, beautiful...More

1  Thank Jo R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our first trip to No 16 recently courtesy of a gift voucher from family. Had a superb dinner, certainly the best in a long time if not the best ever! Small, intimate restaurant, lots of character, great food, freshly prepared and well presented....More

Thank Janette M
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Questions & Answers
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 AP2011Glasgow | Reviewed this property |
Yes if you ask to sit downstairs. Go, you will love it!
Susan S
25 June 2016|
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Response from LizC1609 | Reviewed this property |
Underground from town- Buchanan St or St Enoch to Kelvinhall is definitely quickest but taxi would be around 10/15 mins depending on traffic.
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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, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
13:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
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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