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La Lanterna

35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
+44 141 221 9160
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ravioli” (66 reviews)
“minestrone” (21 reviews)
“garlic bread” (28 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

great foodie experience, very experienced staff who know what to do food was stunning, best seafood linguine i have ever eaten home made ravioli, no room for a pud., great coffee quick service highly recommend, 5 stars here moderately to high priced

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having looked at previous reviews here we decided to try this place. We had prosciutto and calamari for entree and a bottle of pinot gris. My prosciutto was average but my partners calamari was nice. The pinot wasn't great. Mains were bolognese and ravioli. Bolognese...More

Thank Tim T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was my first time in La Lanterna, after 5 years in Glasgow. I hadn’t spotted it because it’s an underground restaurant and I realised what I was missing when I saw the beautiful decoration and even more when the first plates arrived. The Antipasti...More

Thank GeStak
Reviewed 4 days ago

Food and wine was amazing. The award winning ravioli was recommended to me by the patrons (locals, and regulars!) at the next table Staff were so friendly and lovely. Looking forward to returning in the fall when I am next in Glasgow.

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Thank cj201821
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Second visit here, food was excellent, seafood ravioli with crab, for £15 excellent value for money and the halibut was fantastic too. My fav desert is tiramisu which didn’t disappoint. Overall lovely food, wine and atmosphere will be back soon

Thank Kaye K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

4 of us went for lunch on Sat 14th and as it was our first visit to this restaurant we were pleasantly surprised with what we found. There was a great atmosphere, the food was stunning and the service second to none. All in all...More

Thank Bob P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was in here tonight tables far to cramped you couldn’t move & couldn’t talk as so noisy didn’t even get a chance to open menu when waiter asked if we wanted a drink my friend said if we can just get a chance to look...More

Thank Irene K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spag bol was very good but ministrone disappointing. Ambience and service excellent as usual, one of our favourite city centre resturants

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Thank burnettmaureen
Reviewed 1 week ago

2 adults, weary from a days sightseeing and touristy pursuits popped into this pleasant restaurant. After the initial surprise (it is below ground) we were welcomed and directed to a table. The very attentive staff were very helpful and offered suggestions of menu choice that...More

Thank PhotoMan115
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious dinner for two Lovely Pinot Grigio reserva Lasagne and risotto mare e monti Both perfect Followed by affagato All wow

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Thank Simon C
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John Walker L
14 February 2018|
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Response from Simon B | Reviewed this property |
I would expect they should be able to cater for you albeit it may not be on 1 joined table
26 April 2017|
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Response from hilderinc | Reviewed this property |
Nope, no loyalty scheme available
26 April 2017|
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Response from Riemert | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so. Check their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 141 221 9160
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Winner of Best Restaurant and Best Team at the 2015 Italian Awards, La Lanterna has been serving customers Glasgow's finest Italian food experience for over 45 years. Situated opposite Central Station and adjacent to Radisson Blu Hotel, it is the ideal location for a business event or for visitors to the city. On offer are a fine selection of handmade pastas and raviolis with wild boar or seafood. For meat lovers there are a selection of steaks including both veal and beef T-bones. A selection of daily fish specials are always available along with an extensive Italian wine list selected from the finest vineyards in Italy. A warm welcome awaits in a friendly and intimate atmosphere in the heart of Glasgow.
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