The Ugly Duck

38 High Street, PA1 2DQ

Paisley, Renfrewshire

Cuisine: Gastro Pub

About The Ugly Duck

  • Food: 5

    Ambience: 5

    Service: 5

    Value: 5

    Everything was fantastic at the ugly duck!

    Service, food, comfort, staff and ambience all excellent. Can't think of any negatives! Will defo return!
    Janice Lyons - dined in restaurant 12/12/2020

Stylish pub dining in central Paisley

The Ugly Duck is a swish bar on Paisley High Street serving up stomach-filling dishes. Classic
chequered floors, jazzy wallpaper and comfy banquette seating all make this a bright and breezy
hangout for enjoying a meal. Live sports TV keeps things buzzing.

Range of hearty choices

The Ugly Duck’s menu is crammed with crowd-pleasers designed to ensure that no one leaves feeling
hungry.
Highlights of the small plate selection include battered chilli beef strips; panko-breaded calamari rings,
and chicken & chorizo lollipops. Veggies can sample breaded halloumi bites or oven-baked nachos.
Over in the mains, choices include chicken, ham & leek pie; Thai green curry, and sizzling fajitas with
chicken or chargrilled vegetables.
All burgers are delivered fresh from the butchers, then chargrilled and served up with chunky chips.
Choices include a chargrilled chicken burger with sweet chilli; Mexican burger wrapped in a tortilla, or
breadcrumbed veggie burger with red pepper & pesto.

Attractions near to The Ugly Duck

Close to the main train station and shopping centre, The Ugly Duck is also handy for Paisley Arts Centre,
the Museum & Art Gallery and the Coats Observatory. As it is only a three-minute walk from the UWS
campus, it would make a great pit-stop for students.

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