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Two Fat Ladies at the Buttery

652 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8UF, Scotland
+44 141 221 8188
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“petit fours” (82 reviews)
“scallops” (136 reviews)
“cullen skink” (68 reviews)
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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 July 9, 2016

We had a great 2 course lunch from the A la care menu, I had the venison salad and my husband had the scallops. Both were delicious. For the mains I had guinea fowl and my husband had the prawn dish again both were lovely....More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed July 7, 2016

Beautiful place, worth walking from the other side of the city. Old style scotish atmosphere with excellent service. Enter the restaurant, not taking into account the exterior. Food excelant without modern tastless combinations, Prices normal.

Thank Marios L
Reviewed July 5, 2016

We were given a gift of a voucher for lunch at two fat ladies, and paid a visit yesterday. It took us longer to find the place than we expected but we weren't disappointed! Friendly, professional staff, beautiful food in lovely surroundings made our day....More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed July 5, 2016

This is a beautiful place to eat, the surroundings are lovely, the staff are friendly its very relaxed and the good is top notch, great place for a special occasion

Thank jacgallacher
Reviewed July 4, 2016

This is a real gem. It is located off the beaten track.... in a mostly residential area. Don't be fooled by the exterior and area. Upon entering the restaurant the warmth and charm is so very inviting it is a lovely intimate atmosphere. All of...More

1  Thank SherriMR
Reviewed July 3, 2016

Chose this place for our golden wedding anniversary and we hit the jackpot. The care and attention paid to all 18 guests was excellent from start to finish. An excellent menu with great choices went down well as did the staff who were most attentive...More

Thank Jaytee41
Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

Invited to celebrate a friend's 60th birthday on a Sat night. A night of celebrations be they birthdays, graduations or anniversaries. Lovely ambience to place despite the dismal surroundings including the Kingston Bridge. Restaurant and building long predates such carbuncles. Staff were welcoming without being...More

Thank Gregalfa
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

We reserved online for lunch, not wanting to miss a chance to experience Scottish dining, on our 9 day tour. My wife felt the name might indicate a more modern flair rather than the classic traditional experience we found. On arrival we were greeted by...More

Thank Gonesouthagain
Reviewed July 2, 2016

Company dinner so we had a table of about 15 and a set menu. but our set menu had just about everything available the restaurant had. The Skink soup was great. Venecin(sp) app was good. the fish was wonderful and Huge. Every loved their meals...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

My husband managed to get reservations for our family of four on our last evening in Glasgow. We were a little concerned we would not be properly dressed as we are traveling light. As soon as we entered we were graciously greeted by staff and...More

Thank PittMom2
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March 25, 2018|
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Response from charliegail | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open for dinner, it closes around 3p.m after lunch service and opens around 5 p.m for dinner. I have had dinner here also and food and service is also very good. Apologise for late reply.
fiona b
February 21, 2018|
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Response from 2FatsGav | Property representative |
Hey Fiona Thanks for your question. We try to accommodate all allergies and dietary requirements where possible. With the current menu the only issue might be with dairy in a sauce but we can certainly tweak or provide an... More
January 22, 2018|
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Response from Linmac1951 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, This would be a lovely Venue for a small Wedding Party. A short taxi ride would be the best and easiest way. Regards. Linda.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 652 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8UF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > Anderston
  • Neighbourhood: Anderston
  • Phone Number: +44 141 221 8188
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