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Shandon Belles

€€ - €€€European, British,
652 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8UF, Scotland
+44 141 221 8188
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“salmon” (22 reviews)
“cheesecake” (14 reviews)
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
652 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8UF, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I’d been wanting to go here for years so was excited to finally get there. Unfortunately it didn’t live up to expectations. The staff were lovely and perfectly attentive. However, the menu was a bit predictable and certainly not friendly to a table where a...More

Thank islacl
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a fantastic experience here. I suffer from allergies and the staff were very helpful with providing information. The food itself was the highlight of the evening. I had the Smoked Arran cheddar rarebit and can't compliment it enough. I had never heard of feather...More

Thank nicoleuk431
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here about a week ago. The restaurant itself is really lovely and has a cosy feel to it. I had the goats cheese starter and the salmon wrapped in parma ham for my main. Everything was cooked perfectly and tasted amazing, very reasonably priced...More

Thank rochellemc87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and a couple of family members recently visited the Shandon Belles on a Friday evening. The staff were very attentive and friendly. There was an excellent selection on the menu and very reasonably priced (as was the house wine selection). I ordered the grilled...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently had dinner out with a couple of friends at this lovely wee spot in Glasgow. Having never been before and as a vegetarian I was a little apprehensive that the veggie options would be average at best and I would get the dreaded...More

Thank YoungEmma
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Evening business dinner for three on a cold and windy December night. We did not have a reservation, but thought we’d chance our luck. We arrived around 19:00 hrs and were seated straight away which was a great start to our experience. A couple of...More

Thank Dougie S
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

At last we finally managed to Dine here after talking about trying the SB for the past 2 years. Ok the entrance isn’t exactly inviting walking off the Main Street thru’ the car Park to the door which leads down to the basement conversion of...More

Thank Yoshipup
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Another totally delicious meal with the usual excellent service. As I've said before, I wish I lived closer as I would be a very regular customer. Don't know how they do it for the amount they charge, but delighted they continue to do so. Smaller...More

Thank Carolyn M
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a fantastic meal here. The service was professional and friendly. We both had a delicious black pudding and apple salad to start and then the steak for mains. The ambience of the restaurant is super. An all round great dining experience.

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place, staff amazing, food out of this world.... cocktails fab, a wee treasure hidden away... decor tea cups, fairy lights, a joy from beginning to end.......

Thank Ilovethesun18
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12 January 2018|
Response from Carolyn M | Reviewed this property |
If you mean to get to the restaurant in the basement, then no, there are stairs.
Jean F
6 February 2016|
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Response from Peasyman | Reviewed this property |
Maybe a 15 to 20 minute walk away
Jean F
6 February 2016|
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Response from Rals2nM | Reviewed this property |
Hi We think 20 to 25 mins on foot.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 652 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8UF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > Anderston
  • Neighbourhood: Anderston
  • Phone Number: +44 141 221 8188
  • E-mail
The Shandon Belles is a quirky and cosy bistro on Argyle street, conveniently located downstairs from Two Fat Ladies at The Buttery and only a stone's throw from the Marriot, Hilton and Hallmark hotels. Comfortable corners, stained glass and exposed brickwork add real character to the welcoming decor, creating a warm delightful ambience. Specialising in quality, hearty fare using great Scottish ingredients, our set menu offers superb value for money with seasonal choices to suit every palate. Daily specials, a competitively priced wine list, and a sumptuous cocktail menu, makes the Shandon Belles one dining experience you won't want to miss!
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