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Number 16

16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
+44 141 339 2544
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Attended with three friends. First time there but came well recommended. Great quality food and excellent attentive staff. Definitely revisiting soon. Highly recommended.

1  Thank duggie12018
Reviewed 2 days ago

My friends have wanted to go here for some time and it was a busy Thursday evening when we made it. The food and service were excellent but this is not a place I personally would come back to as the noise is troublesome due...More

Thank Scottie03
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Delicious food very well presented, lovely attentive staff. Very pleasant experience. Definitely recommend

Thank Lukas V
Reviewed 3 days ago

this place is not big, but it is cozy. restaurant is clean, service also very good food is so delicious. not expensive price.

Thank Klaus0Schmidt
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The staff were very friendly and knowledgeable about the dishes. The dishes were well cooked and well presented. I’ve been to no 16 quite a few times and although it’s always very good I always leave a bit underwhelmed. I think this is maybe due...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been travelling around Scotland through the Highlands and staying in some of the very best places and eating at some of the very highly rated restaurants. Well we finally found what I'd say is the best food we've had in Scotland. Its never just...More

1  Thank mitchy_11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I were passing by and stopped in for a lunch on a whim. I had wanted to try Number 16 for a while, and we were not disappointed. We were greeted and were seated shortly after on the mezzanine upstairs, a nice...More

2  Thank Liam K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to no16 on Thursday 7th June and what a nice find.it is the sort of place you could walk by but don't you will enjoy it. I started with the scallops which were done well then the halibut which melted in the mouth along...More

3  Thank stewartmann2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Treat for my birthday celebration in May. Absolutely worth the amazing reviews and rank as one of the best restaurants in Glasgow. The restaurant itself is small but well-designed and intimate, giving it a lovely atmosphere. We were made so welcome by the front of...More

Thank lydiaj86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

...and the reviews turn out to be correct. Let’s start with the bad; it’s small, maybe too much so for some. Cramped even, uncomfortably so with the humid conditions during our visit. That’s all for negatives - if you don’t mind Sardines level tightness then...More

Thank hjworton
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edward s
April 5, 2018|
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Response from EremoDelFate1 | Reviewed this property |
For two people for dinner we paid £135 which included aperitif, wine,(not cheap and limited choice) for two courses with one third course. My wife refused to pay £12 for biscuits and cheese, which seemed pricy. I agree with... More
Sarah L
December 6, 2016|
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Response from Lucis216 | Reviewed this property |
ask Joel if you can book the mezzanine level, it would sit 12 comfortably.... and do go - the food is amazing!
Ken H
August 25, 2016|
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Response from AP2011Glasgow | Reviewed this property |
Yes if you ask to sit downstairs. Go, you will love it!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 339 2544
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Award- winning restaurant in the heart of Glasgow's West End. Number 16 is a cosy, well established and much loved neighbourhood favourite offering quality food, friendly service and great value in relaxed surroundings. Run by a tight- knit, experienced and dedicated team; Number 16 is proud to bring fresh and unusual ideas to modern Scottish cooking. Our ever- changing menu features imaginative, balanced flavours; strong international influences and a commitment to using seasonal produce. We strive to make each dining experience a relaxing, unique and memorable one for every customer. In 2010, Number 16 was awarded an Eat Scotland Silver Award and won best restaurant in the 'Smart But Casual' category at the annual Glasgow Restaurant Awards.In December 2011 Number 16 was awarded an AA Rosette.
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