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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” (56 reviews)
“minestrone” (18 reviews)
“garlic bread” (24 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful food and lovely ambience. The service was spot on. We were the last to leave- testament to a great night!

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Thank SuLo5
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I had another fabulous meal last night at La Lanterna. We had the Saturday night menu that’s full of great meals and good value. Service, as always is efficient, polite and courteous Both our meals were first class and their Negroni is...More

Thank Ewing T
Reviewed yesterday

First time visit with my friend. Very attentive staff. Quick service. Food fab. Advisable to book if visiting on a Saturday.

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Thank Ann Marie R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great place to go, looks the part, tasted the part. Went and tried sword fish and venison ano the cocktails, I end up having five cocktails. It was my birthday and splashed out, spend about £150 but could spend £30 if you wanted for two...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is one of the Oldest Italian restaurants in Glasgow which explains the authenticity of the food served here. I had home-made lobster ravioli and my wife had pastries filled with wild mushrooms. As a main I had Veal Milanese with spaghetti and my wife...More

Thank R0ni2k
Reviewed 5 days ago

Family who dine here and highly rate it booked this restaurant for my late birthday celebration on a visit back home to Glasgow. The table for 9 was booked well in advance and I was disappointed on arrival to see that we were placed right...More

Thank Jackie B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Back in Glasgow after a couple of years so booked a table at La Lanterna. Please to say that the food and service was as good as ever. Perhaps they could introduce an online table booking system. It was a bit of a chore to...More

Thank Ron A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Food was really, really top-notch !!!! I had the Caprini salad...goat cheese on a bed of roasted red peppers, then the spinach and mushroom crepes as the main.........my mouth is watering as I type !

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Thank jshaunty
Reviewed 6 days ago

3 of us went in off the street on a Saturday evening without a booking and nothing was problem. Seated straight away although restaurant was very busy and served very quickly by a friendly waiter for drinks and then a lovely waitress for food. The...More

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Thank Ju-Nor M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I decided to visit La Lanterna west end and it was superb It has a chic light modern decor and a friendly atmosphere. The service was excellent I had the lunch menu which was excellent value and my husband al carte. Wine...More

Thank Lindseyfb67
C35HRIS, General Manager at La Lanterna, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much Lindsey for taking the time to write a review for our new West End restaurant. We should have the Trip Advisor channel set up ASAP! We couldn't be happier to hear how much you enjoyed your visit - huge thanks for...More

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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.
Sam O
9 January 2017|
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Response from feetfirst | Reviewed this property |
No they don't. But don't go in your pyjamas 😀. The clientele tend to be 45 & up.
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
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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