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Tempus Bar & Restaurant at Grand Central Hotel

#101 of 1,959 Restaurants in Glasgow}
€€ - €€€European, British,
99 Gordon Street, Glasgow G1 3SF, Scotland
+44 141 240 3821
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (126 reviews)
“salmon” (27 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
European, British, Scottish, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
99 Gordon Street, Glasgow G1 3SF, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So we stayed at the hotel very nice we had a suite. Pre dinner drinks were great bloody Mary's all round Starters were great bit of a wait but appreciated the service from Nathan our server. Mains equally as good with good wine choices a...More

Thank richlau l
Graeme G, General Manager at Tempus Bar & Restaurant at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear richlau l Thank you for taking the time to review tempus restaurant, we really do appreciate it. I am glad that you enjoyed your meal with us, and that Nathan looked after you so well. I will pass your comments on to the team,...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

This bar was very busy as the champagne bar was closed for refurbishing. Very polite Glasgow staff. great accents. Very attentive. Drinks served with good timing. Bill supplied and corrected when we added extra drinks promptly. Décor of old Glasgow town. Nostalgic, pretty and beautiful....More

Thank pacemaker1
Graeme G, General Manager at Tempus Bar & Restaurant at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear pacemaker1, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I am glad that you enjoyed your time in tempus bar, and I hope that we can welcome you back again soon when you have time to stay for dinner. Kind Regards Georgina...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

When I walked into the bar and sat down, there were 3 staff working but no one approached me. So I had to get up and ask for a menu. Whats worse..when I man walked in they approached him immediately. Hmm. Anyway I ordered the...More

Thank StarliteAustralia
Graeme G, Manager at Tempus Bar & Restaurant at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Dear StarliteAustralia Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. I am disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your visit to Tempus. We will certainly look into your comments regarding the food and service and use these as something...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We were asked as we sat down if we would like water for the table. I was expecting a jug of water with ice which is free at most good restaurants. We were tricked into buying still water with the meal at a hefty price....More

Thank ian130966
Graeme G, Manager at Tempus Bar & Restaurant at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Dear ian130966 Thank you for your review, I am sorry that you felt disappointed by the price of water in the restaurant. We always offer our guests still, sparkling or tap water for the table. If you were dissatisfied by the bottled water delivered to...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Visited after a number of years with some business colleagues. Food was ok but certainly not to a level reflected in the price. Service was slow despite being quiet. The ambience is good but there is much more I feel they could achieve with a...More

Thank Stephrnmsthers12345
Graeme G, General Manager at Tempus Bar & Restaurant at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Dear Stephrnmsthers12345, Thank you for leaving your valuable feedback. I am sorry to read that some aspects of your visit to Tempus did not meet your expectations. We rely on feedback from our guests to reflect and improve our offering and service. I hope we...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

We booked a table in Tempus by using a 5pm deal - 2 steaks and wine for £39.50. We also ordered a starter each as an extra. The steak was nice and so was the wine. The staff were very attentive. However, there were 3...More

Thank Christina612
Graeme G, General Manager at Tempus Bar & Restaurant at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Dear Christina Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with the Trip Advisor communtiy. We will certainly look into your comments and use these as an opportunity to improve on our offering. I do hope we will have the chance to show...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Been to the Tempus bar and restaurant a number of times never had a bad experience been with different groups of people and the food is good would recommend to others.More

1  Thank Catherine C
Graeme G, Manager at Tempus Bar & Restaurant at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Dear Catherine C I'm delighted to hear that you've enjoyed dining with us on several occasions, thank you for your continued support. Thank you very much for sharing your comments with us, I hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon. Kind...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Above says it all. Possibly the best steak I've had in many years. Absolute perfection - on my plate anyway, the missus had hers 'well done'.More

Thank stphnc1971
Graeme G, Manager at Tempus Bar & Restaurant at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Dear stphnc1971 Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us an excellent 5 star review. I'm so glad to hear that your steak was perfect- what a compliment! I hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon. Kind Regards...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We booked a table in Tempus for our anniversary dinner, and had a fabulous time. All staff were so courteous and friendly, however our waiter Nathan, excelled. He obviously loves his job and really did go above and beyond to make our meal extra special....More

Thank Julie C
Graeme G, General Manager at Tempus Bar & Restaurant at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Dear Julie C, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we really appreciate your comments. I am delighted to hear that Nathan made your anniversary meal so special and memorable. And I am glad you both enjoyed your meals. It sounds...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Had dinner again here at Tempus while staying in the hotel overnight the food was delightful, chicken terrine was lovey to start, as was the pork main course, and the sharing dessert sundae went down a treat. My partner also really enjoyed the cullen skink....More

Thank Rury_Glasgow
Graeme G, Manager at Tempus Bar & Restaurant at Grand Central Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Dear Rury_Glasgow Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us, delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dinner with us in Tempus . I'm glad our Ellie made you feel welcome and could help with some recommendations and I...More

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lizwalker777
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Response from amuir143 | Reviewed this property |
the menu had a great choice, had no problem picking three courses
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:30
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
16:00 - 21:30
Saturday
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Gordon Street, Glasgow G1 3SF, Scotland (Formerly Tempus Bar & Restaurant at George Hotel)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 240 3821
  • This restaurant is at Grand Central Hotel
Description
With its sophisticated interior, Tempus Bar & Restaurant delivers a unique dining experience at the Grand Central Hotel with comfort, style, taste and quality as standard. Tempus was the winner of a “Taste” award at the 2011 Scottish Hotel Awards.Positioned in the heart of Glasgow's city centre with direct access from Hope Street, the restaurant offers stunning food in a relaxed and informal atmosphere prepared by the team of our award winning Executive Chef James Murphy.At our Tempus Bar & Restaurant you'll find; healthy eating menus, locally sourced, seasonal produce, a range of traditional favourites and local specialties, extensive and unique cocktail menu and a great meeting place with friends, family or work colleagues to reflect on the day.
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