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Cafe Antipasti, Glasgow, Lanakrshire

Cafe Antipasti

4.7
4.7
807 Reviews
£25 and under
Italian
Serving up good value Italian food on Sauchiehall street for over 20 years! Independent & family owed and run. Just a quick walk to the Kings theatre!

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2 people

19:00


Booked 17 times today

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Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    £25 and under
  • Cuisines
    Italian
  • Hours of Operation
    Daily 11:00–21:00
  • Phone number
    0141 332 9002
  • Payment Options
    Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Casual Dress

What 807 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.7
4.7 based on recent ratings
  • 4.6Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.6Ambience
  • 4.7Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • Glasgow/Lanarkshire

    Best Overall

  • Glasgow/Lanarkshire

    Best Ambience

  • Glasgow/Lanarkshire

    Best Value

  • Glasgow/Lanarkshire

    Child-friendly

  • Glasgow/Lanarkshire

    Italian

  • Glasgow

    Best Overall

  • Glasgow

    Best Ambience

  • Glasgow

    Best Value

  • Glasgow

    Child-friendly

807 Reviews
  1. NeilB

    Glasgow

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 4 days ago

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    I made the grave error of taking a garlic intolerant, fussy eater, elderly dear friend to Antipasti. Most Italian dishes are, of course, blessed with just a little garlic. Only when his baked pasta arrived did my friend ask the question. Our waitress could not have been kinder or more helpful. She organised the, very plain, lunch my friend requested without fuss and with tremendous understanding (of his food issues and my barely suppressed frustration that he hadn’t shared the information earlier). Five stars for service for that alone! This restaurant is a well loved local gem. It’s affordable, the decor is a classic of its era and the superbly hand crafted furniture, fixtures and fittings have a delightful, slightly rustic, charming character. They are, quite rightly, unchanged after several decades and add to the understated message that this is a high quality restaurant that really knows what it’s doing. Despite the hiccup over my friend’s food we had a wonderful, simple, authentically Italian, lunch. Incidentally the house red is excellent- just the right level of tannins with a hint of pepper and a real hit of dark fruit. The food is unfussy, traditional and always delicious. I am a regular and hope to be so for a long time to come!

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  2. DavidR

    Glasgow

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 6 April 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely food as always. Had the pre theatre menu. Recommended

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  3. NeilB

    Glasgow

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 4 April 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Good Italian food in a very stylish setting. The lunchtime offer is unparalleled.

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  4. OpenTable Diner

    New Orleans

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 29 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Food was absolutely amazing. Best Italian we’ve had in Glasgow!

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  5. OpenTable Diner

    Glasgow

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 29 March 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 3
    Food was bland. Small portions on the starters. Restaurant itself was small but cozy

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  6. OpenTable Diner

    Angus

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 25 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great pre-theatre meal. Good value, really tasty food, lovely place & service was excellent.

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  7. CatherineG

    Glasgow

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 25 March 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Food was lovely, service was fantastic and value for money was great

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  8. Lucy

    Glasgow

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 23 March 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 3
    It was good, waited a bit to get attention off a waitress but very nice people and nice place

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  9. OpenTable Diner

    Glasgow

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 16 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Food was amazing and the service was amazing too we will definitely be back

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  10. RosemaryM

    Glasgow

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 13 March 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    We were on a pre-theatre meal before attending a performance at the King's Theatre nearby. We booked for 5.30pm as the show started at 7.30pm and the timing was really good. We had the 2 course menu, and enjoyed our starters and pizzas. The pizzas are some of the best we have had - very light and tasty. The staff were very friendly and efficient. We will return to Antipasti.

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  11. OpenTable Diner

    Glasgow

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 10 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Good meal, good service, will definitely come back!!!

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  12. LaviniaT

    Glasgow

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 6 March 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Pleasant atmosphere, good food, service good. Would go back

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  13. cmac71

    Glasgow

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 5 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    I booked this restaurant for myself and my wife before we went to a show at The King's. From the warm welcome to leaving was a lovely experience. We both had the pre-theatre set menu, a soft drink each, and i had a coffee to finish, all for less than £40, great value. I had the pate to start, my wife had the mini bolognaise, freshly made and delicious, and the red onion marmalade with the pate was delicious. For the mains i had lasagna, and my wife had the risotto, again, all freshly made, and delicious. We did not have enough room for a pudding, that is how filling it was. I would highly recommend this restaurant. We will definitely be back.

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  14. AsgerdurH

    Glasgow

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 3 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Whenever in Glasgow we have to go to Antipasti and have done for 20 years+. We like everything about it. There is one woman working there, I don't know her name but it's always nice seeing her. We will never miss a visit to Antipasti when going to Glasgow.

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  15. Ashcx

    Glasgow

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 27 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely food, really enjoyed and the service was quick and attentive!

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  16. AlisonM

    Angus

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 24 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent value for money Had the 2 course pre- theatre. Food quality very good

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  17. DerekH

    Glasgow

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 24 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fantastic food and such good value . Will certainly return

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  18. ShereeS

    Glasgow

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 22 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent menu, choices and service. Easy to book and good location.

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  19. SharonT

    Glasgow

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 18 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Love the food been 3 times at least in the last year n will def be back . Staff also very accommodating.

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  20. markc

    Edinburgh

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 16 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great pre theatre meal. Food was fabulous. Just around from the kings.

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  21. Shas62xx

    Glasgow

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 16 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fab place, great for pre theatre before heading to Kings Theatre, have also been in December for Xmas menu, definitely our family’s favourite restaurant 😁

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  22. Foxy

    Glasgow

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 16 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely restaurant to sit in. Great food at exceptionally good price for pre-theatre. My go-to place when seeing a show.

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  23. EstherG

    Ayrshire

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 15 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Lovely food, great location, good service. Table was small and we had to try and fix it wobbling to prevent table moving and our drinks spilling. Regular customers and will be back.

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  24. OpenTable Diner

    Glasgow

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 14 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Food absolutely brilliant but I think the price of alcohol very expensive that is why a 4 star

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  25. DeniseR

    Lancashire

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 14 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    What a great find, the food and atmosphere were excellent.

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  26. MoragB

    Glasgow

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 13 February 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    My food was ok but my husband’s soup was cold and when he asked for it to be heated when it came back it really wasn’t a lot warmer, his peppercorn sauce for his steak wasn’t even warm and by the time he had eaten half hid steak his whole dinner was cold, very disappointing but the sticky toffee sponge was lovely

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  27. JillianP

    Glasgow

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 12 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great food, great service & lovely atmosphere, highly recommend

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  28. CarolS

    Glasgow

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 10 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    A wonderful restaurant! We were a party of ten and had our own table on the balcony. Very special. The waitresses were fabulous and very polite, efficient and professional. Food, also great. Tasty and generous helpings.

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  29. LindaM

    Glasgow

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 10 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Service excellent food amazing well presented great value for money we had the pre theatre

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  30. LesleyM

    Edinburgh

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 10 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Had the set lunch menu, plenty of choice in both starters and main courses and good size portions. Cost was just under £11 and was superb value for money which makes a change from many other places. Will definitely be back!

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  31. CAMac

    Glasgow

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 9 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Back again after not being for a few years and did not disappoint. Had the pre- theatre deal - fantastic value and food was excellent. Came with 3 friends who hadn’t been before and they all said they’d definitely be back. Friendly, helpful staff & great service.

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  32. LetitiaB

    Glasgow

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 7 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The staff were excellent. Friendly competent and very attentive without being intrusive. Food was outstanding, each course was just enough to prepare you for the next. The price was fair and we all left very happy with the experience. We will return again.

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  33. NicolaV

    Glasgow

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 4 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Love this place! Delicious food, excellent service and the set menu is excellent value for money.

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  34. StephenB

    Glasgow

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 3 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Nice restaurant, had pre theatre menu, wife had salmon which was very basic, not very wel presented. Overall i would recommend, may go to the main menu next time.

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  35. SharleenA

    Glasgow

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 3 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    The only think 2 of our party didn’t enjoy was the cheesecake from the pre theatre menu. Texture was claggy but other than that everything else was lovely. 2nd visit for myself and 1st for the rest of the party. Already booked to return for pre theatre menu as good value for money

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  36. JacquelineB

    Glasgow

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 3 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 3
    Wonderful service and food. Gets better every time we go. Only let down was we where sat at the front of the restaurant and it was cold

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  37. PaulaM

    Angus

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 3 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Had lunch menu, excellent value and good quality food

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  38. CarolF

    Glasgow

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 3 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely food and great staff. Would recommend trying here.

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  39. IanS

    Glasgow

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 2 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Have been to this restaurant some time ago Went with immediate colleagues when working in Glasgow as before the food very good, service efficient and friendly. Cost wise good value you for money and did not break the bank. Caters for all age groups. Would highly recommend

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  40. charliem

    Glasgow

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 30 January 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The staff were really wrlcoming friendly and helpful.The food was warm and tasty.Loved the chocken and carmalised onion pizza and cheescake.I ll reccomend it and be bacj.

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Cafe Antipasti is rated 4.7 stars by 807 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

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2 people

19:00


Booked 17 times today

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Google Map for Cafe Antipasti

305 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, Lanakrshire G2 3HQ

Additional information

  • Area
    Glasgow
  • Hours of Operation
    Daily 11:00–21:00
  • Price
    £25 and under
  • Cuisines
    Italian
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress Code
    Casual Dress
  • Parking Details
    None
  • Payment Options
    Mastercard, Visa
  • Additional
    Beer, Cafe, Wi-Fi available, Wine
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