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The Bay Tree

403 Great Western Road, Glasgow G4 9HY, Scotland
+44 141 334 5898
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“saffron rice” (5 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
403 Great Western Road, Glasgow G4 9HY, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Eastern Mediterranean/Middle Eastern food with some good British style food too. They do a nice cup of coffee here and the light snacks and platters are very tasty. Their strength is the kebabs and wraps, etc. The atmosphere is relaxed and friendly but sometimes the...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Enjoyed a long dinner with friends. Simple and nice ambience. the artefacts all align with the food theme. It's BYOB so great at that too! We came here because few of my friends had already visited the place and were every appreciative of the food....More

Thank Revathy N
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Been around a numbet of years. initially i believe it started out as vegetarian/vegan but now caters for all although happily not a burger or pizza in sight😀fantastic fresh healthy foods, mezzis are the best deals, just add ure platter of rice if more hungry.,...More

Thank ScotlandMarie
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped by this restaurant for lunch with my husband when we were shopping in Glasgow. What a lucky find! It was cold and raining and the staff welcomed us in and we were seated in a lovely sofa by the window. We both opted for...More

Thank RenateBelle
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Enjoyed a Sunday evening meal with friends at the Bay Tree recently. When we realised it was BYOB we popped along to the supermarket nearby for a rather lovely bottle of Tempranillo and no corkage either. The menu is an odd mix of vegetarian and...More

Thank Guinevere2014
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

The food is ok, not great but not bad either, but the service is so terrible I won't be going back..... EVER! We waited for over half an hour for a couple of soups and a further 20 minutes for a smoothie we ordered for...More

Thank Judgeatron
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

The Bay Tree has been an underrated local institution for quite some time. The atmosphere is friendly and relaxed and it's definitely the kind of place that you could take a great book to read over spiced coffee and outstanding baclava. Tonight, though, we ate....More

Thank Ella9800
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I enjoy eating here I get the meat meze great value it is also byo so have a good night very reasonably

Thank Margarete S
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We ate here on a recent 'cultural' trip to Glasgow anjd definitely enjoyed the experience. The Bay Tree describes its food style as 'Mediterranean'; I think it's definitely Eastern Med, and perhaps more Turkish than anything else. My wife's vegetarian, I'm not - and both...More

Thank Mike_Sheffield2
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I went here with a friend and on arrival we weren't even smiled at our greeted and stood standing until finally we were told to take a seat. Menus came to us pretty quickly and we ordered right away. We had a smoked salmon and...More

Thank missstew
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 403 Great Western Road, Glasgow G4 9HY, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 334 5898
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