Zizzi - Glasgow Princes Square

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Italian
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Set on the top floor of the prestigious Princes Square boutique shopping centre on Buchanan Street. Join us either for light lunch while you're shopping, or a delicious dinner before venturing out on the town. Our balcony seating is great for people-spotting or just being seen, and a great place to relax after a long day shopping. We also have tables situated within the main restaurant which are ideal for larger parties and give you the opportunity to watch the chefs cooking up a storm.
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4.1
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3.9
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3.9
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KB
Glasgow
2 reviews
Dined on 15 December 2018
Overall 2Food 2Service 4Ambience 3

Food was not very good at all - tasteless and very disappointing. Bruschetta didn’t have balsamic vinegar, the tomatoes were whole and were green!
I had pasta as my main but it just had no taste.

JM
Glasgow
2 reviews
Dined on 15 December 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Love princes square as there is always a lovely atmosphere. Enjoy sitting outside as it makes me feel I'm on holiday abroad, even though you are under cover in Glasgow. Food in this restaurant is good, with friendly staff and excellent service.

OT
Glasgow
2 reviews
Dined on 8 December 2018
Overall 5Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

All good👍🏻

👏🏻🥂🙌

LH
London
5 reviews
Dined on 31 December 2014
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We ate here on Hogmanay and were delighted with the service, food and ambience. An absolute gem of a restaurant and we will be back.

P
Glasgow
1 review
Dined on 17 December 2014
Overall 2Food 2Service 4Ambience 3

Whilst service was friendly and efficient, the food which was delivered was poor making us wish the service had not been so good. Cold bruschetta and flavourless linguine made it a night to enjoy the drinks rather than savour the food.

S
Aberdeen
9 reviews
Dined on 28 November 2014
Overall 2Food 1Service 1Ambience 3

Very disappointing visit on a Friday night in November.
Service was very poor as was the food.
Restaurant was busy - but dont think that was the issue.

We ordered our food from a set menu which offered a glass of fizz with your meal.
The waiter brought one glass of fizz - when we eventually got his attention again we asked for the other three glasses and were told that as we didn't order from the same menu it was not included.
We had to get a menu and show the waiter that we had indeed ordered from the same menu - he muttered something and eventually brought our fizz.

Not what I expected of a city center restaurant!

A
Glasgow
1 review
Dined on 26 November 2014
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Will go back again it was an anniversary meal out and the service and food made it a litte bit more special we would certainly recommend it

l
Glasgow
1 review
Dined on 23 July 2014
Overall 4Food 4Service 3Ambience 3

Food was fab. Bit of a wait for food, but is made fresh so can't complain too much. Good to watch the chefs making the food

a
Glasgow
1 review
Dined on 10 May 2014
Overall 1Food 1Service 2Ambience 1

Hadn't been before and won't be back. Seated behind a hen party, horrendous to say the least. Ordered the special which came without the ingredients stated ie tomatoes and chilli, which just left pasta and mussels on it's own. No waiter in sight to send it back as he was serving far too many tables so my meal was finished and my fiance's left untouched. Toilet is disabled only and littered with paper all over the floor. Disgusting. To be fair, the waiter was very nice and apologetic and took the meal and bread off the bill but I wouldn't have expected less after such a shambles. Other tables didn't look very happy either. Definitely will not be recommending.

D
London
14 reviews
Dined on 30 March 2014
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Sat outside on mothers day not to crowded and great value.

C
North Scotland
1 review
Dined on 1 March 2014
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

I have been to Inverness and Glasgow's Princess Square both are well worth a visit. Would highly recommend Zizzi's

S
Edinburgh
2 reviews
Dined on 24 December 2013
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The staff were professional, helpful and friendly. Our table was ready immediately and the service was first class. Great setting for Christmas Eve lunch! The food was delicious and we'll be back. Well done!!

S
Glasgow
6 reviews
Dined on 22 June 2013
Overall 4Food 5Service 3Ambience 5

Fine evening meal with the two children, they loved the three course meal for good value, calzone I had was done to perfection, service was a touch slow, but the kids were kept busy with colouring in on their menus. Great meal all round.

J
Glasgow
1 review
Dined on 10 March 2013
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 3

Great service and food that I wished would go on forever!

m
London
6 reviews
Dined on 6 March 2013
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Food was fantastic with very quick service, the sweet i ate was amazing.

G
Aberdeen
8 reviews
Dined on 1 September 2012
Overall 1Food 3Service 1Ambience 2

Booked a table here for the Saturday night, as I was running a half-marathon on the Sunday and thought this would be perfect for loading up on carbs! Have been to the Zizzi's in Aberdeen many times and have always thought it was amazing; but this was the other end of the spectrum completely. Our order was taken wrong; it took over an hour for a simple penne with tomato sauce dish to be made; our server didn't seem to have a clue what was going on... Disaster! Luckily we weren't in a rush, and we are not impatient people, but working in the restaurant industry myself - I was shocked at the incompetence of the waiting staff. Won't be going back there in a hurry...

AL
London
11 reviews
Dined on 22 July 2012
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

This was my first visit to Zizzi Princess Square and I was not disappointed. Our waitress was very helpful and attentive. The food was also really good. I would definately return.

t
Glasgow
7 reviews
Dined on 7 July 2012
Overall 4Food 5Service 4Ambience 5

Excellent food at pretty reasonable prices with a good selection of affordable wines. Would have gained 5* if it wasn't for the service. Staff were very friendly and polite when you got a hold of them, but it wasn't easy to get a hold of them which was disappointing since the place was pretty quiet at the time.

OT
Glasgow
9 reviews
Dined on 14 February 2012
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Zizzi-Glasgow.Beautiful location and lovely service.food excellent and very reasonable price.Also wine list excellent and well priced.Will go back there often.

M
Glasgow
4 reviews
Dined on 4 February 2012
Overall 1Food 1Service 1Ambience 1

Being a regular Zizzi customer normally receiving high level of service was surprised the service was so bad especially given the location. Food was also below standard. Won't revisit this branch

OF
Cornwall
34 reviews
Dined on 27 January 2012
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

We had the selection for main meal which we sharred, including prawn, pizza, chicken, aurbergine and breads. The pudding was terrific we had ice cream and I had the cheescake with aremeto biscuits, best pudding for sometime. Venue good and price was great value.

OT
Glasgow
2 reviews
Dined on 21 December 2011
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Perfect ambience just before Christnas. Sitting on the terrace of the restaurant, Christmas lights and a Carol singing group from the amphitheatre below.

OT
Glasgow
17 reviews
Dined on 7 December 2011
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent as always ... Great value festive meal - 3 courses and 2 drinks for £19.95

Friendly, efficient staff work at creating a wonderful atmosphere at Glasgows Zizzi

In Princes Square.

OT
Glasgow
1 review
Dined on 29 November 2011
Overall 4Food 5Service 4Ambience 3

The meal at Zizzi's Glasgow was excellent and very well displayed. The only thing I would have changed was the the staff kept coming over to the table to update if we were ok every 10 minutes or so which became quite annoying!

MT
Glasgow
2 reviews
Dined on 1 October 2011
Overall 3Food 3Service 3Ambience 2

Zizzi Glasgow provided a great night out for myself and my wife. Food ws good and service attentive but not intrusive

R
Edinburgh
19 reviews
Dined on 21 September 2011
Overall 4Food 3Service 4Ambience 4

Zizzi, Glasgow. Insufficient staff, although when got their attention they were good. Food was average. Nice setting though.

FF
London
17 reviews
Dined on 10 June 2011
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Zizzi, Princes Square, Glasgow was our choice for a pre-concert meal on a recent visit to Glasgow. The restaurant is very prettily situated at the top of the Princes Square shopping mall. Service was excellent being very prompt and friendly. The waiter was able to assist with menu choices and the food arrived promptly. We were very pleased with the quality of both the starters and the main courses which were all delicious. The only slight criticism is that the plates were not hot.

OT
London
10 reviews
Dined on 2 June 2011
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Good value as always, and service with a smile!

OT
London
9 reviews
Dined on 27 May 2011
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Lovely food as always. The only disappointment was the chocolate fudge cake that seemed to have been a little stale or reheated for too long. Otherwisr everything else was great.

OT
Edinburgh
9 reviews
Dined on 7 May 2011
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Great food and service! Recommend!

OT
Glasgow
15 reviews
Dined on 16 April 2011
Overall 4Food 3Service 3Ambience 5

Zizzi, Princes Square, Glasgow. Great atmosphere as busy. Food not as good as Zizzi in Ocean Terminal Edinburgh, less food on my plate. Service also very slow (due to busy environment I expect). Overall had a good time caching up with old friends as not in a rush & food reasonable.

OT
Glasgow
17 reviews
Dined on 21 February 2011
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Our first visit to ZIZZI set in the elegant Princes Square Glasgow .. delicious food

and friendly efficient service created a wonderful and relaxed evening.