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The Royal Scot

40-48 Union Street | Glasgow, Glasgow G1 3QX, Scotland
+44 141 229 6011
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (14 reviews)
“free dessert” (3 reviews)
“pub lunch” (4 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
PRICE
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40-48 Union Street | Glasgow, Glasgow G1 3QX, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Would just like to say what great customer service this young man has. We were very well impressed with him and he is an asset to the place. Keep up the good work. I would also like to nominate him for employee of the month...More

Thank ALLAN025
TheRoyalScot, Manager at The Royal Scot, responded to this review

Hi Allan, Many thanks for taking the time to leave us feedback - We will make sure Callum hears about your review!! Hope to see you again soon Team TRS

Reviewed 5 days ago

Terrible experience at this restaurant. We had lunch around 12p.m. The TV was very loud. We ordered and paid at the bar and waited for our food to be delivered. Bad food, tasteless. My friend had beef pie which was hard a rock. Who knows...More

Thank teresa3000
TheRoyalScot, Manager at The Royal Scot, responded to this review

Hi Teresa, Apologies if you felt the experience was not to your satisfaction - we have had an issue with the supplier on that particular beef pie and as a result we have completely refreshed our entire menu - we are so pleased with the...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The title says it all. The food was tasteful and propitious. Another plus: the friendly and patient staff!

Thank Leto1509
TheRoyalScot, Manager at The Royal Scot, responded to this review

Leto, Many thanks for your feedback and kind words - I will make sure the staff hear about your comments and we look forward to seeing you agin soon. TeamTRS

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second visit to the Royal Scot, I came with some of my friends for some drinks and a bite to eat. I cannot recommend this place enough!! I had the lamb shank and it was to die for! My friends were amazed...More

Thank lsxx
TheRoyalScot, Manager at The Royal Scot, responded to this review

Hi Isxx, Were really glad you enjoyed your visit and thanks for the fantastic feedback - Hope to see you again soon. TeamTRS

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent atmosphere right in the heart of Glasgow city centre they have super friendly staff and all the meals are at very reasonable prices great value for money

Thank samantha m
TheRoyalScot, Manager at The Royal Scot, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review Samantha, we are so glad you had such a great experience with us. We look forward to seeing you again. :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently called in, en route to the station, back to Manchester, personally I wasn't very hungry, and for some reason just fancied scrambled eggs on toast, this wasn't on the menu, but they offered to do it for me anyway! There was a lovely chatty...More

Thank kazbag
TheRoyalScot, Manager at The Royal Scot, responded to this review

Kaz, Many thanks for your great review, I am delighted we were able to get you what you wanted during your visit and I will make sure John hears about your feedback - Hope to see you again soon #TeamTRS

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Turned up for breakfast and it was great,all the coffee or tea you want; the staff is kind and welcoming;very spacious and versatile;you can rent a room in an hotel and stuff your self here with the good value for money breakfast; it's at 2...More

Thank macmichael129
TheRoyalScot, Manager at The Royal Scot, responded to this review

Hey Michael, Many thanks for your great feedback - our breakfasts are very popular and we are delighted that you enjoyed yours! Next time your waiting on a train speak to a member of staff as we can hold onto you luggage for you too!!!...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Formerly known as the goose this place has not lost it's friendly and pleasant atmosphere. As one of Glasgow's busiest pubs it's refreshing to find very capable and efficient bar staff on hand. If you are ever in Glasgow this is one place to make...More

Thank David R
TheRoyalScot, Manager at The Royal Scot, responded to this review

David, Many thanks for your kind words, we are delighted that you enjoyed your visit for your birthday and I know the staff will be chuffed when we tell them about your review. We hope to see you again soon. Team TRS

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Their website and google said this place opens at 9, didn't open until 10. If we were starving would have gone somewhere else. Breakfast was good, great price. My partner said the unlimited coffee for £1 was average, but couldn't expect more for £1! Will...More

Thank JLRPWA
TheRoyalScot, Manager at The Royal Scot, responded to this review

Hi JLRPWA, Thanks for pointing out the opening times, we'll get on it right away! (Although we hope to be opening again at 9am very soon). Sorry about the filter coffee, we do cappuccino etc but it is a little more expensive - really glad...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Great food, friendly staff, always good atmosphere, food n drinks are always served quickly. food is great value for money, we have never been disappointed with any of the food, we have tried most of the menu here and always been good.More

Thank Mary McDowell
TheRoyalScot, Manager at The Royal Scot, responded to this review

Hi Mary, Many thanks for your glowing review - we are delighted with your feedback as we try our very best to deliver a brilliant experience to our guests and the team are always over the moon to hear when we get it right. We...More

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xcheryl1964x
Sorry Arron but apart from today the last time i was talking about was about 2 months ago the same thing happened not the last 2 saturdays. Feel really disappointex as used to come here regularly up until then. Thought we would come in today thinking the problem would be sorted but no the service was the same and can i just add that i have seen the place MUCH busier and not had this kind of service.Is it under new management? If so then they are not managing so good
6 September 2015|
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Response from TheRoyalScot | Property representative |
Hi Cheryl, To answer your question we have not changed management but we have undergone huge changes with both our front and back of house team. Occasionally they wobble but slowly and surely they are getting up to speed. I... More
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xcheryl1964x
Have been in twice in past wee while and people waiting an hour for food and we been told kitchen is closed and they dont know when it will ooen again why is this happening?????
5 September 2015|
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Response from TheRoyalScot | Property representative |
Hi Cheryl, Thanks for your question. We have on the past two Saturdays had to take off food for an hour to let the kitchen catch up with orders. We would rather do this than dissappoint our guests with poor service and long... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40-48 Union Street | Glasgow, Glasgow G1 3QX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 229 6011
  • E-mail