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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%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (143 reviews)
“bavette steak” (19 reviews)
“sea bream” (35 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
European, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Byres Road, Glasgow G11 5JY, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had the most amazing dinner here. Food was delish, and service excellent. Thoroughly enjoyed our evening, and Cannot wait to go back.

1  Thank sarahjanesmith1991
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Genuinely the best food I have ever eaten. I was a bit scared to even touch it as every dish looked like a work of art. I had pork belly as a starter, followed by duck breast for my main and a yuzu/meringue dish for...More

1  Thank hughheffner82
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having already been I knew what to expect, and loved sharing the ‘find’ with my mum and sister. The food was delicious, presented beautifully, and the service/attention was spot on. Many thanks, hope to be back again soon!

1  Thank tmck45
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well. What can I say. Excellent little place. Quite innovative food superbly presented, extremely tasty. Lovely friendly staff who were knowledgeable about menu and wine. Made my daughter and I feel very comfortable and welcome. I quite envy the Glaswegians for having a lovely little...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here with my partner last week for a birthday lunch, the service was great from start to finish, the waitress was really friendly and informative. I have to say the food was fantastic I had the sourdough battered ham hock which was delicious....More

1  Thank Julie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had dinner at this wonderful little restaurant last Friday night with my brother. We were made to feel extremely welcome from the moment we arrived, the owner Joel and the girls who served us were very lovely. And most importantly the food was delicious...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were bought a voucher for this place as a wedding present but only got round to using it for our nine-month-aversary. It is wonderful. Attentive and friendly staff, nice atmosphere but most of all - really incredible food. We’ll definitely be back.

1  Thank stubroon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been meaning to come to this restaurant for a while and it did not dissapoint! I chose the scallops to start, the braised ox cheeks for main and polished it off with a delicious rasberry parfait with honeycomb. The food was beautifully presented and the...More

1  Thank David J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a delight We were greeted by the friendly staff and shown to our table we’d booked in for 7pm but I think we had the last free table I had a beetroot and meringue starter, sounds a big strange but was great the highlight...More

1  Thank Fellandmud
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely little restaurant situated in Glasgow’s west end, cosy eatery with friendly enough staff. Being a regular at “fine dining” restaurants used to being served small portions for a lot of money. The lambs sweetbreads were excellent but even for me I found the portion...More

Thank crawcamp
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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
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
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
  • E-mail
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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