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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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European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
652 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8UF, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

A pleasant Saturday night meal in this odd restaurant was very enjoyable if a little weird. The building was set back from the road and in the Autumn darkness looked rather forboding especially as there were few lights, and the fact that the Belles was...More

Thank wat4der
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Eight of us seated at a table in a pleasant corner location . Excellent service from the young staff . Seafood starter in filo pastry tasty followed by chicken ,whilst simple in execution, was very pleasant . Lots of wine .drinks coffees etc and a...More

Thank JGMLaw
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Visited here on Saturday 25th August.customer service as always was excellent with efficient courteous helpful and friendly waiters.the food was excellent as always but presentation of the food is lovely too.the beef and the sides were delicious and desserts were lovely.

Thank julieannebrown
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

We have eaten at the Buttery on several occasions and decided to try the Shandon Belles as we had a voucher. Decor was quirky and cosy and staff were friendly. Delicious food and excellent house wine. Portion size was good and look forward to a...More

Thank Cairolass_12
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

The service was excellent and the food was very good. We all had different food and everyone was very happy with their food

Thank Dogsey
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Welcoming and attentive staff. Interesting decor. We thought the courses were filling enough for our taste. Delicious vegetarian haggis starter. All in all good value.

Thank fisheatingveggie
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Myself, my wife and the in laws went for dinner before a concert. Their was a large table in at the same time and we had to wait quite some time for out order to be taken. Because of this we just ordered mains, as...More

Thank millportafty
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Went with my niece, sister and mum and had a delightful time. Nothing was too much bother for our waiter James and the food was first class. A good choice for each course and can't wait to go back. Have been the the 2 fat...More

Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed June 19, 2018

After reading some of the feedback on this restaurant I can't believe what so diners expect,anyway about this restaurant,the service was excellent David could not be more attentive as were other waiters were,the starters were first class the soup was really hot ,I had the...More

Thank John M
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Visited restaurant tonight, had nice starter then gobsnacked when they brought main course. Never in all my life have I seen such stingy portions. They were smaller than the starters. Meal was over in a flash. Never againMore

Thank geegee229
TheShandonBelles, Manager at Shandon Belles, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2018

We're sorry to hear you were disappointed by the portion size, your comments are duly noted and will be taken to our kitchen. This is not how we intend our customers to feel after visiting, and we hope you may come around to reconsidering your...More

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January 12, 2018|
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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
February 6, 2016|
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Response from Peasyman | Reviewed this property |
Maybe a 15 to 20 minute walk away
Jean F
February 6, 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
$16 - $20
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
Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 652 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8UF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > Anderston
  • Neighborhood: 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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