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The Dancing Goat - CLOSED

105 Main Street, Glasgow G78 3NH, Scotland
+44 141 881 1555
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish chips” (2 reviews)
“venison” (2 reviews)
“nice menu” (2 reviews)
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European, British, Scottish, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
105 Main Street, Glasgow G78 3NH, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 26 January 2017

The Pad ( formally the Dancing Goat) has recently changed hands and both the new owners Linda and Lynsey are a breath of fresh air. The atmosphere now in the Pad is so different and the greeting you get is really nice. My husband and...More

Thank margaretfraser51
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

The Pad is a much improved version of the dancing goat. Previously we found the dancing goat very unfriendly toward children and service was dreadfully slow, although admittedly the food was mostly fine. However, on a recent visit to the Pad it couldn't have been...More

1  Thank jayne82
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

A nice little restaurant located in the centre is neilston with good transport routes and easily accessible. The staff were very friendly, the meal was brilliant with some good vegetarian options while keeping the traditional values of Scotland (vegetarian haggis with neeps and tatties -...More

1  Thank Man-of-the-Wild
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Has now changed its name. Great surroundings, loved the wallpaper, and the mural survives. Didn't have toasted teacakes or crumpets, which I would have thought fairly staple for a café, but quite willingly toasted a scone for me. That and tea good.

Thank cambridge37
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Now changed its name to the Pad, this small and quirky Cafe delivers some great food along with very friendly service. Small but nice menu give you decent choice of dishes. I had Jalapeño Cheese bites (packed a punch and very nice), followed by Chicken...More

Thank Gary N
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This was our first visit to the Dancing Goat in Neilston which is soon to be called (The Pad). We were greeted by a lady called Linda who was exceptionally nice. We were only in for a snack but we're given treatment as if we...More

2  Thank jintykay
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Went yesterday and now new owners have the dancing goat, it was lovely and more reasonable prices now, changed menu too , give it a ty as it's go even better

Thank getawaytime234
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Excellent place to have lunch - great quality food and fantastic staff who were very helpful. Good variety of options on the menu so there is definitely something for everyone.

Thank Marian C
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Just had churros.amazing! I've enjoyed many meals here,the Mexican addition just takes the food up another notch!

Thank Rose D
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Visited this new take away on a very busy night (cattle show day) although it was quiet when we were there. On arrival we were met with a lot of swearing from the kitchen which wasn't really appropriate. Food was ready relatively quickly. Went home...More

Thank Farmboy2003
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Main Street, Glasgow G78 3NH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 881 1555
  • E-mail