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Unit 4, Merchant Square | Candleriggs, Glasgow G1 1LE, Scotland
+44 141 552 0139
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible16%
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Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Unit 4, Merchant Square | Candleriggs, Glasgow G1 1LE, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having been disappointed with service at another restaurant we arrived here about 9:30 on a Saturday night without a reservation. We were made to feel welcome . Food and service were very good. Would recommend the chicken and pasta dishes. Good value for money also....More

Thank Alisoninglis
Reviewed 1 week ago

Busy Italian Restaurant in the Merchant City. Good menu options and well priced. Service was fast and friendly even though the staff were flat out. Good atmosphere in the general area of the square provides a good background for your meal. Reasonable variety of drinks...More

Thank ScotlandRosslea
Reviewed 1 week ago

Without a reservation on a Saturday evening, this was about the only place offering an immediate table. Food and service were first class. Seafood risotto outstanding.

Thank Jon A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is ok, cheap and efficient in the service. Not the best, not the worst. Definitely other places I'd go to before returning here. R

Thank Holahola18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sat outside in a lovely setting especially if you have a love of people watching. Both food and drinks menu could be a little more expansive and the Bellini was a little on the small side for the price tag. Food came quickly and service...More

Thank Cclare86
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had been in a few times and always had great grub and even better service from Louise and the team. Booked our Christmas Night out on Black Friday 2017, had the balcony area. Great spot and the food and service were excellent all night on...More

Thank LENNON2014
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Booked a private area for large family group to celebrate a special birthday and wasn’t disappointed. The area was upstairs on the balcony with a lovely view over the square. Most of us opted for the 2 course lunch menu at £8.95 where I hade...More

Thank Angie S
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The food here was very good and tasty, the staff were very nice and it had a lovely atmosphere, however the food took a little while to come but was still very good and would go back.

Thank chloemulholland2
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely last minute lunch with a friend. We had a lovely platter to share. Food was very tasty & service was great. Great atmosphere too!

Thank 1Marc
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I would not go back, it wasn't terrible but nothing special at all. There are several very good Italian restaurants in the area and this is at the bottom of the list for me. Went in for lunch and the food was just average. I...More

Thank Fiona M
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25 September 2016|
Response from Pannipannini | Reviewed this property |
They specialize in pizzas and Italian dishes...with regular flour, but I would call them...and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 4, Merchant Square | Candleriggs, Glasgow G1 1LE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 552 0139
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Fanelli's offers a casual dining experience, where you can relax with family and friends. Everyone is welcome. We pride ourselves on serving a classic Italian style menu. Our rustic selection is enhanced by the use of locally sourced, seasonal produce which is reflected throughout every dish. We use simple fresh ingredients, prepared and cooked with true Italian passion.
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