La Lanterna: Award-winning Italian Restaurant.

Established in 1970, La Lanterna is Glasgow's oldest family-run Italian restaurant. Named 'Best Restaurant' and 'Best Wine List' at the 2016 Italian Awards, we have great passtion for what we do, and take pride in our classic food & first-class service.

Head chef Luca Conreno was named 'Best Italian Chef' at the 2013 Italian Awards & our Front of House team was recognised as 'Scotland's Best Team' at the 2015 Italian Awards. A great passion for athentic Italian food is at the heart of everything we do. Our 2015 refurbishment & sumptuous new additions to our menus means that La Lanterna is as cosy & inviting as ever. Come dine with us & experience it for yourself.


Best Restaurant


Best Wine List

Christmas Dining

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You can now reserve your party's table for Christmas 2016.

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Special Offers

Christmas Early Menu

Enjoy 2 course for £17.95 or 3 courses for £22.95. Choose from our range of classic Italian fare such as Lasagne, Canelloni & Veal Milanese, topped off with any of our homemade desserts like our Christmas Pudding.

Christmas Evening Menu

Celebrate the season with a festive La Lanterna feast for just £30 for 3 courses. Choose between classic dishes, modern twists, and a Christmas plates including our Arrosto di Tacchino: roasted turkey in a herb gravy with traditional trimmings.  

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