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Shandon Belles

$$ - $$$European, British,
652 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8UF, Scotland
+44 141 221 8188
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“salmon” (24 reviews)
“cheesecake” (12 reviews)
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
652 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8UF, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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

Reviewed April 18, 2018

Visited Shandon Belles last night for dinner before a show at the Hydro. We had originally booked for 6pm but decided to bring it forward to 5.30pm so we would have plenty of time to enjoy our meal and get to the show without rushing....More

Thank 193cat
Reviewed April 4, 2018

Visited with family for a birthday celebration. Set menu but with a very good selection to choose from. Quality of food was excellent. Staff friendly and attentive. Great value for money. Can thoroughly recommend a visit to this restaurant.

Thank georger572018
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I visited this bistro for dinner on Thursday 29th of April. Staff were friendly and attentive from the off set as we hadn’t booked but were happy to accommodate even though they were busy. The decor is lovely, the Shandon has a...More

1  Thank Cee J
Reviewed March 29, 2018

Hi guys, I went to the Shandon Belles with some friends. Firslty, I was pleasantly surprised by the room, the decoration and its typical scottish atmosphere. The starter ( italian inspiration) then the Mac'n cheese with salmon and the traditional Sticky Toffee pudding were excellent!...More

Thank vmalaury
Reviewed March 29, 2018

Recently visited the Shandon Belles and had a fantastic experience here. The service was excellent and the staff experienced in their job. The three courses dinner is affordable and the beef was excellent !! I higly recommend this place with a cosy and lovely atmosphere...More

Thank Eva R
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

Brought our two boys for dinner, we and they all loved it. Boys loved the mac and cheese and the puddings and I enjoyed the beef and hand made chips.

Thank GlasgowCrew
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

I’d been wanting to go here for years so was excited to finally get there. Unfortunately it didn’t live up to expectations. The staff were lovely and perfectly attentive. However, the menu was a bit predictable and certainly not friendly to a table where a...More

Thank islacl
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Had a fantastic experience here. I suffer from allergies and the staff were very helpful with providing information. The food itself was the highlight of the evening. I had the Smoked Arran cheddar rarebit and can't compliment it enough. I had never heard of feather...More

Thank nicoleuk431
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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, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, 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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