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121 - 123 West Blackhall Street, Greenock PA15 1YD, Scotland
+44 1475 866600
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, European, British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
121 - 123 West Blackhall Street, Greenock PA15 1YD, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visit back to Greenock in several years, and was hoping to find something to impress mates from Glasgow. Standards always seem to drop as you leave the "big city" so I hoped Twist would deliver. Wow! This restaurant would not be out of place...More

1  Thank barrista66
Management response:Responded 6 days ago

A wonderful review that my team and i appreciate greatly. Thankyou for sharing your experince and i am so glad you enjoyed your visit to Twist, especially my cocktail menu which i am rather proud of. Hope to see u at the bar again soon...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Twist in Greenock for a relaxed weekend lunch with friends. Started with some lovely cocktails, the cocktail list is really extensive, lots of unusual and unique ones, along with the classics. All of our cocktails were great, I had the cocktail of the week,...More

1  Thank Kate W
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Ah Kate - a fabulous review which makes us feel like our efforts have been appreciated. My team and I are very thankful for you taking the time to review us so favourably. We are so glad you loved the cocktail of the week especially,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a hidden gem this is. Had a Saturday lunch with friends. Food was top class and the best cocktails I have ever tasted! Staff and service was excellent. Highly recommended :-)

Thank Paul M
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Paul for your great review, my team and I appreciate you taking the time to post it. Was a pleasure to have you at Twist and we do hope to see you all again soon. Stevie Twist

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Five in our party 2 children out for lunch. This restaurant has recently changed hands. The menu was varied with a starter and main for £10 which I went for. I had sticky ribs with chicken bits in the most amazing molasses sauce to start...More

Thank Joyce B
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thamnk you so much for your kind comments, My team and I are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit to the new Twist. It's been a hard few weeks to get up and running and therefor comments like yours mean the world to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife came here for cocktails and where overwhelmed by the selection and hospitality we received great place would definitely return 👍🏻More

Thank Lewis B
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review - all feedback at this early stage as we have just taken over Twist is greatly appreciated, especially when it is as warming as your comments were. We remember you well and I remember you did enjoy your...More

Reviewed July 17, 2017

This restaurant closed last month....no obvious reason was given...when it closed with less than one week notice

1  Thank sanders94
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

Visited a few times recently and the food has been fantastic. Love the cocktails too. Had the chocolate and hazelnut cheesecake a couple of days ago and it was superb! Would happily return.

1  Thank kimberly2702
Reviewed May 17, 2017

We had an enjoyable meal in twist. The only thing I would say, meals could have been bit hotter. I had the chicken Milanese and hubby had the steak pie. Service was very good and staff were friendly enough. Going back again soon for a...More

1  Thank Ruby K
Twist G, General Manager at Twist, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2017

Dear Ruby, thanks for your review and feedback. We look forward to welcoming next time!

Reviewed May 17, 2017

We could not get a booking for a meal in the Hotel at which we were staying so we wandered around the not so picturesque Greenock. We stumbled over this place and ate here on both nights of our stay. Very friendly staff present an...More

1  Thank Antony G
Twist G, General Manager at Twist, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2017

Dear Anthony, Thanks for your review! We hope to welcome you back to Twist soon.

Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

Having checked out local places to eat as not enthralled by the hotel fayre we were pleasantly surprised st this restaurant. The stone bass was delightful as was the goats cheese mouse got starter. The haggis bonbons and turnip sauce was delicious although large for...More

1  Thank Tara L
Twist G, General Manager at Twist, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2017

Dear Tara, Thank you for your review! We hope to welcome you again soon. Best regards from all at Twist

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June 16, 2017|
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Response from visit09 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I don't know if it will reopen. It closed down very suddenly . Shame -really enjoyed it last few times we visited .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 - 123 West Blackhall Street, Greenock PA15 1YD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Inverclyde  >  Greenock
  • Phone Number: +44 1475 866600
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