Open Daily for Lunch, Dinner and Cocktails
- Disabled Access
Metropolitan is situated in the heart of the Merchant City in Glasgow, and comprises a stylish cocktail bar and 200 cover restaurant spread over our Balconies, intimate Booths and Private Dining Areas - open until 3am every Friday and Saturday.
We are just as serious about our food as we are about our cocktails…
Overlooking the Merchant Square our Balcony Restaurant is the perfect setting for any occasion. Spend an evening in the restaurant being looked after by our friendly staff then head on through to the Piano Bar for after dinner cocktails and entertainment from our talented pianists. Experience a variety of fresh and exciting dishes on our Scottish restaurant menu lovingly prepared by our experienced kitchen team. The restaurant is a popular choice for large party dinners as well as small intimate meals for two. We are more than happy to cater for everyone.
Afternoon Tea is served Friday – Sunday
Sittings at either 12.30pm and 2.30pm
Excellent venue that I have used a few times.
I was quite disappointed with our visit to your restaurant. When I booked, I had quite a specific request for a more rectangle or square table for 13 rather than the standard longer thin less social arrangement. I was assured that this was possible and I booked the restaurant based on this assurance. When we arrived the table was just a regular long, thin table set for 13 and I was told it wasn’t possible to have the arrangement I requested and I shouldn’t have been told it could be done!! (Without really any sort of apology). It was a Wednesday evening and no other people sat down to eat on the area we were allocated (the balcony) so I’m quite sure the table arrangement I requested would not have been a problem at all if the staff had really wanted to meet our request!!! The food from the set menu was very average with both the lamb and the salmon from the main meal choices over cooked. Lamb is supposed to be served pink but this was well done and very fatty. The lemon posset didn’t taste of lemon and it had a rather nasty after taste. A very expensive evening having booked a restaurant based on the assurances of our specific table arrangement that didn’t deliver and not very good food at all. A real shame and very disappointing!! I won’t be booking this restaurant again for my team events.
Service was a little slow when receiving our dessert but other than that really good. Amazing food and nice staff. Definitely will be coming back.
Our waiter Jordan was fantastic. A great asset to your business
Very, very busy, but a fabulous experience. Staff were amazing.
I love the Metropolitan, the food is so good and I am a fussy vegetarian and I always have lots to choose from. The waiting staff are so friendly and love to get involved with our dining party taking pics for us and making sure we get seated in the bar area after we have eaten even when they are busy the still go that extra mile. The cocktails are amazing and rainbow shots supereb value .
Shocking wait for our drinks order and an even worse wait of approximately 40 minutes for our starter! A party of 60 is a poor excuse for such a long wait. Further issues with a flat beer! We won't be back.
Great Value for a lovely lunch with a bottle of wine.
I couldn’t have chosen a better venue for our Retirement Party. The Private Dining room was simply perfect and we were well looked after by the waiting staff. I will certainly be choosing and recommending Metropolitan in the future. Thank You!
Following some initial slow service in getting our welcome drinks, we enjoyed a wonderful three course meal in beautiful surroundings. The service was quick to pick up and our table of 14 left very happy, all eager to return.
Booked the private dining and it was amazing! Great venue, great food great service! Highly recommend
Always happy with our drinks and dining experience. Nice food, good value on set menus and drinks,great atmosphere.
great food and amazing atmosphere. staff were lovely. I had to change original booking due to cancellations and They were very helpful. Would recommend
Fantastic night as usual had a few dinners in here fab x
Great dining experience-we will be back!
Great meal & drinks in a lovely setting with brilliant service. Will definitely be back.
Excellent service from the staff both during the day when I had to drop balloons and cakes off through to the staff in the evening. Special thanks to Cara who went above and beyond to make it a special night for my Daughter Carly's 18th Birthday.
Great service for a really good price! Came for a hen weekend lunch for 12 people and the restaurant made personalised menus for the meal, there was a great choice of food and no one had to pick food in advance (made it easier for us to organise). Couldn’t fault the staff on the day and the atmosphere was perfect. Would definitely come back if I was organising another big meal in Glasgow!
Overall service, venue and food would highly recommend
Great value for money
Afternoon tea was poor. We asked for no egg sandwiches and still got them anyway. Scone and buns seemed like they were bought from tesco and cut up. No butter for scone. All round poor show. Sandwiches were reasonable but not good value for money at all. A childrens festival was on in the courtyard which was incredibly noisy and awful and we were seated right at the balcony. Had to ask to move which was fine. Not the restaurants fault, but maybe would have been polite to ask us first if we wanted to sit there or be seated somewhere quieter. Would not recommend. Seems like a place for a drink after work and nothing else. Very half assed.
Food was lovely when it eventually came, waited 1hr 20mins in starter then a further hour on mains
I thought my glass of wine was quite pricey at £7.50 for a house wine.
Food was delicious and the servce was really attentive!! We sat in the square and the place was buzzing, so overall, a fab lunch out!!