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Viva Ristorante

77 Bothwell Street, Glasgow G2 6TS, Scotland
+44 141 243 2162
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (85 reviews)
“fusilli” (9 reviews)
“pollo” (9 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 22:30All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
77 Bothwell Street, Glasgow G2 6TS, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

Great varied menu and all dishes presented piping hot. Friendly helpful staff and nothing a bother to them.

Thank qfml
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have dined in this restaurant several times and it never fails to amaze..The food is absolutely gorgeous and always piping hot no matter what ive ordered from Mussels to pizza or pasta its always 1st class...definitely recommend a visit if ure looking for gr8t...More

Thank Sadie M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our old favourite but this time took along my MD from down south. Was very impressed, got a booth as requested. Staff were first class and very attentive. Food was the usual high standard and enjoyed by all.

Thank ian y
Reviewed 3 days ago

Restaurant busy with lunch time diners. We arrived 35 minutes before the time we had booked but it was no problem to get a table. Service was quick and both pasta dishes were delicious.

Thank xtine131
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Once again outstanding, 3 nights we dined at Viva during our 3 night stay in Glasgow, amazing food, friendly staff and lovely atmosphere. Viva has always been our favourite restaurant and never fails to disappoint. Well done Marco and team, see you on our next...More

Thank Pauline C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My family and I go to viva often, the service is always fantastic and the food never disappoints!! The pizzas are great the pasta excellent. We highly recommend this Italian restaurant 😀

Thank K7doug
Reviewed 3 days ago

Food excellent as always and friendly staff. Great value for money and the bottle of house wine was reasonably priced.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Viva is my favourite Italian. Had not been for a wee while and they did not disappoint. Food was perfect and service excellent.

Thank Kate2811
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were taking our Australian friends for dinner. As always the staff were friendly and helpful and the menu was extensive. One of our friends who wished to have gluten free food, had no problem choosing as gluten free pasta is available. However the icing...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent quality food, huge portion of veal however one point off for the tiny portion of pate as a starter. Drinks fairly priced and service good.

Thank Jonathan H
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Alan W
23 April 2017|
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Response from Kathleen Y | Reviewed this property |
Menus are always on website!!
14 May 2015|
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Response from Barbara R | Reviewed this property |
I haven't personally booked a cocktail class here but I have a friend who did and said it was very good. Hope you enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Bothwell Street, Glasgow G2 6TS, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 243 2162
  • E-mail
Viva Ristorante is an Italian restaurant in the heart of the city centre of Glasgow. The location is close to Glasgow city centre theatres and cinemas - less that a 5 minute walk from Glasgow Central Station and the Kings Theatre. The restaurant has full disabled access and baby change facilities. The food is made using the freshest ingredients and can be catered to individual needs whenever possible. The menu has a wide selection of pasta, pizza, chicken, veal and steak dishes. There are always daily specials including a freshly prepared fish dish. Gluten free pasta is available on request. Viva is the perfect location for romantic nights outs, casual dining, special birthday parties, graduations and other special occasions. The restaurant has a traditional look with warm terracotta colours, dark wood, high ceilings and candle-lit tables. Viva has private dining for up to 80. Individual set menus are available to cater for most budgets for these types of functions.
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