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Gala Riverboat Restaurant

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61 Broomielaw | 61 Broomielaw, Glasgow G1 4RJ, Scotland
+44 141 226 6000
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Bolton
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

One of our colleagues is a casino member and recommended this place. It was very good indeed. We were seated quickly and the staff arranged the tables so we could sit together. Good selection on the menu. Quick efficient service. The food was excellent. I will definitely visit again.

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Thank Julieanne1960
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

I came here for a few drinks just to relax and have a flutter... Enjoyed a few cocktails, but my favourite drink had to be peach ciroc with the fentimans pink lemonade, wasn't feeling anymore cocktails so this was recommended, Kinda pricy but you get what you pay for, it was yummy!

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Thank Rachel F
Glasgow
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

Went to the restaurant for steak. We were told that most of the food on the menu was unavailable after being seated and brought drinks. Very disappointed.

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Thank triggerrabbit
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I normally visit the Alea casino at the Quay, but on New Year's Eve we decided to go to Riverboat as we heard they have good food and entertainment. The table games had not opened even although it was after 6pm so we went upstairs for dinner. There was only one couple there which we thought was... More 

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Thank Dgill247
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

Not the usual place that I would choose to go for a meal but was looking for something different. Was slightly disappointed with the menu in restaurant but that's my personal opinion. Decided on steak and so glad I did, it was cooked to perfection. They obviously use good quality meat as it was so tender and delicious, I will... More 

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Thank eilb
Glasgow, Scotland
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2015

Went here for a Drifters tribute night back in March and have to say I wasn't disappointed. The staff at the Riverboat were exceptional in making my party welcome. They went out of their way to accommodate every customer and we're a credit to Grosvenor Casinos high standards. The food was exceptionally good, the service prompt and efficient and always... More 

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Glasgow
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2015

We used a tastecard which was 2 for 1. But they have a set menu which is only £10 for 2 courses which is great value anyway. Steak was cooked very well. Would visit again.

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Thank Xanthe00
Glasgow
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2015

The food was actually decent but need more evening staff. The staff moved us from table to table as no staff in this section or that section. It has the potential to be very good. I appreciate it was late but then this is a casino.

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Thank thesundancegirl
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2015

Kind, caring, courteous and happy staff. Simply a class establishment from start to finish. Highly recommended.

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Thank JasonX247
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

We came here for a quiet dinner at the end of our festive break. Set menu was only £9.95 for 2 courses but the food was excellent and service attentive. Bob from River City entertained us on the piano with some excellent tunes. We will be back!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$34
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
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Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Broomielaw | 61 Broomielaw, Glasgow G1 4RJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 226 6000
Description
The lively atmosphere and the classic decor aboard the riverboat casino is a great place to dine out in Glasgow, and is open from 5pm-3am.The rich eclectic menu is a fantastic fusion of home-cooked favourite and modern cuisine.After a hearty meal choose from two bars to enjoy an after dinner drink from an extensive list of champagnes, cocktails, wines and spirits.Signature dishes include our very own Aberdeen Angus Braised and Bramble Braised loin of succulent slow cooked beef, served on a potato rosti, with cauliflower puree, wild mushrooms flambeed in Drambuie, baby root vegetables and a bramble and red wine jus. Or for a more international twist we have our sumptuous Baked Fillet of Scottish Sea Bass with Sizzled Ginger, Spring Onion and Chilli Presented on a bed of hoi sin noodles with a zucchini tower balsamic roast vine tomatoes, and sizzled ginger, chilli and spring onions to finish.

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