About Pulcinella Restaurant
Excellent value for money and great good menu selection. Pleasant and friendly waiters!
Lovely and friendly
My partner and I came here on Sunday 31st March before a show in Glasgow. Firstly the atmosphere was lovely and cosy and very authentic Italian. The staff were all lovely and I got a very ‘family vibe’. Food came out in good time and all of our three courses were beautiful. We will definitely be back. Enjoyed every minute of our visit. Again, the atmosphere, setting and friendly vibes were perfect. Thank you x
Independent Italian restaurant in Glasgow city centre
An independent restaurant on Hope Street, Pulcinella has long been a city centre favourite for Italian food lovers. Decked out with Italian flags, checked table cloths and large murals, the decor is charmingly traditional.
The set lunch and early evening menus are popular with local workers, shoppers and theatre-goers. As you might expect in an Italian restaurant, a warm welcome seems to have been embedded in the DNA of Pulcinella’s staff.
Italian classics cooked from scratch
At Pulcinella, the food is freshly prepared and served in generous portions. As well as a wide range of thin-based, crispy pizza and traditional pasta choices, Pulcinella serves a popular selection of antipasti, meat and fish classics.
From chicken Parmigiana to steak in a brandy and peppercorn sauce via the house veal, cooked with onions, mushrooms and a cream, there are plenty of carni dishes. Fish lovers are just as well looked after whether diners choose a simple king prawns in garlic butter and white wine or the Mediterranean fish stew which is served with garlic bread.
Transport links to Glasgow city centre
Pulcinella is on Hope Street in Glasgow city centre and is a five minute walk from both Queen Street and Central railway stations. The nearest subway is on Buchanan Street. Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Cineworld, The Pavilion Theatre and the Theatre Royal are all within easy walking distance of Pulcinella.