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La Lanterna

35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
+44 141 221 9160
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“ravioli” (87 reviews)
“minestrone” (23 reviews)
“garlic bread” (31 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited last night with friends. This was our first time, but certainly won’t be our last. The food was de-lic-ious!! I had as starter with squid ink tagliatelle, and mussels. My wife had pate which she said was one of the best she had tasted....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank StuartB150
C35HRIS, Owner at La Lanterna, responded to this reviewResponded today

We're so humbled by your generous review - grazie mille from the team here. We're delighted you managed to taste such a variety of our dishes and you found each one to be mouth-watering. We're so proud of our friendly team here and are even...More

Reviewed yesterday

Excellent resturant food was excellent especially the pudding and the service was excellent too will definitely be returning soon.

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Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went for my birthday dinner. The food served was great, proper Italian food. Highly recommend the risotto. Definitely worth every penny.

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Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Katy M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely wee place, food was nice! I had soup then cod and mash potatoes and it was perfect! Nice coffee and a very smiley and chatty waitress who chatted away to me for 10 mins. Would defo return

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank m s
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My Dad has been talking about this restaurant for some time after being a regular customer when working in Glasgow a number of years ago. I decided to book it as a surprise for his birthday and I am very glad that I did. We...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Biscuits_30
C35HRIS, Owner at La Lanterna, responded to this reviewResponded today

What a thoughtful surprise for your dad - we really hope that we helped to make his birthday celebrations even more special, and that it was as good as he remembered it to be! Thank you very much for choosing us to book, and we...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A group of us went to lunch on Wednesday 9th January I,and another 4 choose the fillet of cod with leek sauce and mashed potatoes as our main course. When it arrived I was amazed at the minute piece of cod. The others were the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank HabbieGlasgow
C35HRIS, Owner at La Lanterna, responded to this reviewResponded today

We're so incredibly disappointed to hear about your experience with us. This is certainly not reflective of our standards here at La Lanterna, and it's very saddening to hear how unhappy you walked away. We very much appreciate your important feedback, and rest assured that...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I have dined here many times. Always good service, great food and good atmosphere. Had been during November with relatives from England who upon their December visit asked to return to dine again. as expected, good service, great food right in the middle of The...More

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Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have been recommending this Italian to friends and family since my boyfriend and I went. Unbelievable choice, great for vegetarians! Had me thinking about it for days after! Delicious food! Highly recommend the duck and orange ravioli with apple sauce!!More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Séona W
C35HRIS, Owner at La Lanterna, responded to this reviewResponded today

Mille grazie for your review, Séona - we're delighted that you've noticed the range of veggie options on offer. We're also happy to adapt things on the menu wherever possible! Thank you for the kind words on our duck ravioli - it's one of our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic meal in this lovely resteraunt and although even on a Tuesday night it was busy the service was impecable.x

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mel J
Reviewed 1 week ago

La Lanterna is frankly the best restaurant I've been to in Glasgow. Delicious food nicely served and the service is spot on!

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Curious19800261834
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Kemcol
July 23, 2018|
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Response from Alastair N | Reviewed this property |
I remember going downstairs into a basement. You'd have to ask them if there is another way in for wheelchairs. You certainly couldn't get in the way I went.
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May 24, 2018|
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Response from Bigles63 | Reviewed this property |
Very much so! ❤ x
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John Walker L
February 13, 2018|
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Response from Simon B | Reviewed this property |
I would expect they should be able to cater for you albeit it may not be on 1 joined table
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Hope Street, Glasgow G2 6AE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > City Centre
  • Neighborhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +44 141 221 9160
  • E-mail
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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