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Ubiquitous Chip Restaurant

8-12 Ashton Lane, Glasgow, United Kingdom, G12 8SJ
Restaurant info
Opening Information

Monday 12pm-1am
Tuesday 12pm-1am
Wednesday 12pm-1am
Thursday 12pm-1am
Friday 12pm-1am
Saturday 12pm-1am
Sunday 12.30pm-1am

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome

About Ubiquitous Chip Restaurant

The Chip was opened by Ronnie Clydesdale on the 11th January 1971, at a time when Scottish cuisine was confined solely to the home. Chefs of the day knew only Italian or French cooking, and if you wanted to eat out in Glasgow your choice was limited.
In the early years, to suggest that Scotland had a legitimate unique cuisine was an anathema. We had a vision to bring back Scottish cuisine, and to become the best place to eat in Glasgow.

From day one The Chip drew its inspiration from regional Scottish dishes. Aunties, grannies and even folklore were a constant source of influence. Some thought us daft, and saw eating out for Glasgow and Scottish cuisine preposterous. Yet, some 40 years on Ronnie’s faith in our national cuisine has been embraced across the country, and Scottish produce is deservedly acclaimed as some of the best in the world.

We are now one of the best places to eat out in Glasgow. But we will never settle, and will constantly strive to improve our food, fresh ingredients and atmosphere.

Continually inspired by Scotland’s larder, The Chip has grown to become something of a Glasgow icon. Our courtyard dining room is one of the most endearing magical spaces to eat out in the area. A fine dining menu is on offer in the restaurant and a lighter brasserie menu in the various bars, mezzanine and roof terrace.

As one of the best restaurants in Glasgow we have picked up a thing or two over the years. Throughout the year our menus are dictated by the seasons. Over the decades we have built up a network of specialist suppliers who share our love of food. For locals this ethos has made The Chip a veritable institution and, for many, their chosen place for eating out.

For a memorable dining experience, come down and see why we call The Chip one of the best places to eat out in Glasgow.

Cuisine: Scottish
Dress Code: Smart Casual
Price point: $ $ $
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Visited On Saturday, 23 September 2017

Another excellent meal at the Chip! Our default choice for Glasgow dining!

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Visited On Sunday, 24 September 2017

Delicious food, efficient and engaging service, great atmosphere. What more could you want?

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Visited On Saturday, 23 September 2017

We chose this restaurant from its online site, and we so glad we did! EVERYTHING was wonderful from the moment we walked in the door. Food was amazing, and in the garden setting we felt so relaxed and peaceful. Truly a special place - go if you can!

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Visited On Sunday, 24 September 2017

Have eaten here many times before and the food has always been of the same high standard.

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Visited On Saturday, 23 September 2017

Returned for our wedding anniversary lunch. Excellent. We were very happy with everything. Looking forward to our next visit!

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Visited On Saturday, 23 September 2017

Brilliant, excellent menu, staff and location.

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Visited On Saturday, 23 September 2017

Excellent food, wonderful service and lovely surroundings, just can’t fault this place at all!

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Visited On Friday, 22 September 2017

Fantastic flavoures and fresh food.

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Visited On Saturday, 09 September 2017

Lovely experience! Beautiful space, friendly, attentive service, good food...had haggis for first time and liked it!

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Visited On Thursday, 21 September 2017

Fabulous dinner in a beautiful room, with immaculate service, from cheerful and friendly staff. Great decor too, loved the decanters recycled into various lights.

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Visited On Thursday, 21 September 2017

Menu choice poor over elaborate!

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Visited On Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal as well as the fine service and lovely ambiance!

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Visited On Sunday, 06 August 2017

My wife and I visited on her birthday. As always the atmosphere, food and service were excellent.

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Visited On Wednesday, 20 September 2017

We bring clients here on a frequent basis and it's always a success. Great food, service and atmosphere. We like Callum! Engaging and a pleasure to talk to

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Visited On Thursday, 14 September 2017

We had great service and the food just melted in my mouth, it was delicious. And with the desert I tasted a really good desert wine everything was just perfect. I highly recommend that people go to this restaurant.

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Visited On Sunday, 17 September 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our Sunday lunch in a lovely ambiance. Our server was charming and delightful.

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Visited On Saturday, 16 September 2017

Would highly recommend it

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Visited On Saturday, 16 September 2017

My family have visited the "Chip" many times, using it fr lunch , dinner and special occasions. The standard and quality of both the food and service has always been maintained as excellent. I hope to visit many times in the future

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Visited On Saturday, 16 September 2017

The food was good but not excellent by comparison to previous visits. Likewise the service was ok but not excellent. All in all a nice dinner but certainly nowhere near as good as the Chip used to be. A shame really.

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Visited On Saturday, 16 September 2017

Always a lovely dining experience. Although was disappointed that we could not get the Tomato salad due to there being no tomatoes. Portions could be a little bigger for a hungry man. But its still my favourite place to eat and we cant wait to come back.

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Visited On Friday, 15 September 2017

An amazing place to eat. Love love love it

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Visited On Friday, 15 September 2017

Thank you for the fantastic food and service. We would definitely recommend you ( and have done so many times) Look onward to eating at the Chip again.

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Visited On Thursday, 14 September 2017

Outstanding food and service in a very quirky and unusual setting with bags of character. On a Thursday night the place was buzzing, testament to the delicious food!

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Visited On Tuesday, 12 September 2017

We had an excellent evening celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary. We've been traveling a lot around Europe in the last 6 months and this was one of the best meals we've had

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Visited On Monday, 11 September 2017

The staff made what would have been a great evening a really great evening! So much fun, helpful, interesting, hip and knowledgeable. Thank you!

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