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La Lanterna

#30 of 1,903 Restaurants in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
City Centre
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35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
+44 141 221 9160
Today
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Best Italian on the planet. Cannot wait to get back! The special (seafood ravioli in a lobster bisque) was to die for!

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scotland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Food 1st class service excellent the wine is also very good and our waiter explained what was best with the dishes of food we chose for me this Resturant is one of the best Italian in Scotland the Decore the ladies toilets etc immaculate

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Girvan, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely food good choice & good service even cocktails were lovely restaurant large enough for family gatherings or cosy for romantic couples

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Solihull, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you get the chance to eat here,don't miss it!!!!! Wonderful food,lovely atmosphere and helpful friendly staff.....just go!!

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Burnley, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A visit to Scotland for Hogmonay but with an Italian flavour. Scottish beef, all the trimmings, and fantastic atmosphere.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Picked this restaurant for it's central location to catch up with some friends that we hadn't seen for ages. Good service upon arrival and throughout meal. I had Involtini di Salmone (smoked salmon and prawns) for starter and Risotto Mari e Monti for my main (starter portion size). I throughly enjoyed both, very tasty. My companions also greatly enjoyed their... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I visited here with my daughter's whilst out Xmas shopping, it was a busy Thursday afternoon, and the restaurant was busy, we had not booked a table and was worried that we wouldn't get a table. This was not a problem, we were seated within 5 minutes and the service was fantastic. The food was superb, the steak was cooked... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Dinner for four on a very busy evening. We received a very nice greeting from the staff who were friendly and efficient throughout. I went for the salsiccia and bean starter which was really flavoursome and, for a starter, was a good sized portion. For main I went for the halibut topped with lobster tail with mashed potato and scampi... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Decided to treat ourselves on Christmas Eve to another great meal in La Lanterna. I ate from set Christmas menu and OH choose from a la carte, his steak was perfectly cooked but he felt portion was v small for money and only served with few chips. Also disappointed in position of our table stuck in back corner behind a... More 

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Stewarton, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Food was good but a wee bit disappointed with the service this time,after we'd finished our main course we were more or less ignored by waiting staff.Had to hang about then try to catch someone's attention for our coats.Overall not friendly staff,got the impression they had a few regular customers in who got all the attention.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
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
Description
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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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?