The Pipers' Tryst at The National Piping Centre

The Pipers' Tryst at The National Piping Centre The National Piping Centre is located at the top of Hope Street. We offer a cosy home from home for pipers, visitors to Glasgow, locals, wedding packages and event guests.

The Piper's Tryst Restaurant can seat up to 40 and is available for breakfasts, lunch, pre-theatre and a la carte dining. We serve the very best in Scottish food with a modern twist! Our cosy hotel has 8 bed rooms right in the heart of the city offering the best possible location, only two minutes from the main shopping thoroughfare of Sauchiehall Street. We can cater for Weddings, Civil Partnerships, Corporate events, Birthday Parties, Retirement Parties for up to 120 seated guests and 150 evening guests. So why not take a wander up Hope Street to explore everything we have to offer.

Payment Options:   Discover Mastercard Visa

General Manager: Natalie Davidson & Caitlin Houston

Culinary Team: Eddie Shaw

Attire: Casual

Operating as usual

12/05/2021
Meet the manager...Emily Nelson - The National Piping Centre

#WeddingWednesday is here and since some normality is in sight, you may be starting to plan your wedding. We did a quick Q&A with Emily, our new weddings manager, who knows a lot about making the perfect wedding day at The National Piping Centre!

Read more:

At The National Piping Centre, we've been hosting weddings for a number of years now. Get expert wedding advice from our experienced team of wedding co-ordinators in our wedding blog section.The National Piping Centre is a wedding venue in the heart of Glasgow with an experienced team on hand to cre...

It’s #nationalvegetarianweek so why not join us for some lightly curried cauliflower pakora with a garlic and chive dip!...
11/05/2021

It’s #nationalvegetarianweek so why not join us for some lightly curried cauliflower pakora with a garlic and chive dip!

Be a vegetarian, vegan or just wanting to cut down your meat consumption, our vegan/vegetarian menu has a variety of tasty meals to suit your chosen dietary requirements.

It’s #nationalvegetarianweek so why not join us for some lightly curried cauliflower pakora with a garlic and chive dip!

Be a vegetarian, vegan or just wanting to cut down your meat consumption, our vegan/vegetarian menu has a variety of tasty meals to suit your chosen dietary requirements.

Its a bit dreich in Glasgow today - so much for May! So please excuse us, while we indulge in a Monday treat, our gooey,...
10/05/2021

Its a bit dreich in Glasgow today - so much for May! So please excuse us, while we indulge in a Monday treat, our gooey, comforting Mull of Kintyre Cheddar Fondue, with rosemary and garlic soldiers. Pop in today to try it for yourself, or call 0141 353 5551 to book a table for later this week!

Its a bit dreich in Glasgow today - so much for May! So please excuse us, while we indulge in a Monday treat, our gooey, comforting Mull of Kintyre Cheddar Fondue, with rosemary and garlic soldiers. Pop in today to try it for yourself, or call 0141 353 5551 to book a table for later this week!

It's finally #FoodieFriday and what better way to kick off the weekend than enjoying our Steak & Mushroom sandwich with ...
07/05/2021

It's finally #FoodieFriday and what better way to kick off the weekend than enjoying our Steak & Mushroom sandwich with caramelised onions, a light drizzle of pepper sauce served with hand cut chips and side salad.

Book a table today to get your hands on this tasty dish: thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

It's finally #FoodieFriday and what better way to kick off the weekend than enjoying our Steak & Mushroom sandwich with caramelised onions, a light drizzle of pepper sauce served with hand cut chips and side salad.

Book a table today to get your hands on this tasty dish: thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

Thursday is practically the weekend, right? So why not treat yourself at the Piper's Tryst and get your tastebuds tingli...
06/05/2021

Thursday is practically the weekend, right? So why not treat yourself at the Piper's Tryst and get your tastebuds tingling with dishes such as our Cajun Chicken Burger and hand cut chips covered in chilli cheese.

Book a table today to try it: thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

Thursday is practically the weekend, right? So why not treat yourself at the Piper's Tryst and get your tastebuds tingling with dishes such as our Cajun Chicken Burger and hand cut chips covered in chilli cheese.

Book a table today to try it: thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

05/05/2021
Wedding Packages - The National Piping Centre

It's #WeddingWednesday!

Since the UK is slowly opening up again, things are looking up and you may be starting to plan for your wedding at the end of the year or early next year.

With a world class piper, red carpet arrival and much more, our winter wedding package has everything you will need to have a winter wonderland of a wedding between November - February!

Find out more about this package and others available below!

We offer a number of Wedding Packages in Glasgow. The Piping Centre offers wedding packages in Glasgow from £2700, our wedding team are on hand to help you today.

Indulge in delicious dishes with us from Monday to Saturday, 8am - 8pm. This chocolate fondant is perfect for a midweek ...
05/05/2021

Indulge in delicious dishes with us from Monday to Saturday, 8am - 8pm.

This chocolate fondant is perfect for a midweek treat!

Book a table: thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

Indulge in delicious dishes with us from Monday to Saturday, 8am - 8pm.

This chocolate fondant is perfect for a midweek treat!

Book a table: thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

We are blown away by the generosity of our friends and supporters after launching our crowdfunder this morning - thank y...
04/05/2021

We are blown away by the generosity of our friends and supporters after launching our crowdfunder this morning - thank you so much for all the donations so far!

If you have donated, please feel free to share the graphic below to let all your piping friends know about our campaign!

The crowdfunder ends on the 31st of May so there's still plenty time to donate if you haven't already.

Find more and donate here : https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/pipingtimes#start

We are blown away by the generosity of our friends and supporters after launching our crowdfunder this morning - thank you so much for all the donations so far!

If you have donated, please feel free to share the graphic below to let all your piping friends know about our campaign!

The crowdfunder ends on the 31st of May so there's still plenty time to donate if you haven't already.

Find more and donate here : https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/pipingtimes#start

04/05/2021
Donate today to support Piping Times & Piping Today!

Help us preserve the Piping Times and Piping Today, and publish the first Piping Times Annual through our just launched Crowdfunder campaign! In April last year we published the last editions of our magazines the Piping Times and Piping Today, as the pandemic took hold the costs of publication were too great to continue.

This year, we need your help to crowdfund our project to digitise the archive of both magazines as well as produce the first volume of a Piping Times annual.

We need to raise £28,500 to to make this happen, so watch our short video to find out more, then head to our Crowdfunding page to donate today: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/pipingtimes

We are open again until 8pm tonight, and all this week, so pop in for a coffee or to sample some of our tasty Scottish t...
03/05/2021

We are open again until 8pm tonight, and all this week, so pop in for a coffee or to sample some of our tasty Scottish treat!

Book at table at www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

We are open again until 8pm tonight, and all this week, so pop in for a coffee or to sample some of our tasty Scottish treat!

Book at table at www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

We have two words for you this  #FoodieFriday:Banana Fundae!For today and tomorrow, this special sundae made up of banan...
30/04/2021

We have two words for you this #FoodieFriday:

Banana Fundae!

For today and tomorrow, this special sundae made up of banana, gooey butterscotch sauce, pancakes and ice cream is the perfect payday treat.

Book your table now to try it today or tomorrow: thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

We have two words for you this #FoodieFriday:

Banana Fundae!

For today and tomorrow, this special sundae made up of banana, gooey butterscotch sauce, pancakes and ice cream is the perfect payday treat.

Book your table now to try it today or tomorrow: thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

28/04/2021
How to make a big impact with a small wedding - The National Piping Centre

It's the first wedding Wednesday since restrictions eased earlier this week, so we thought we would share a few tips on how to make a BIG impact with a small wedding. Read more below:

At The National Piping Centre, we've been hosting weddings for a number of years now. Get expert wedding advice from our experienced team of wedding co-ordinators in our wedding blog section.The National Piping Centre is a wedding venue in the heart of Glasgow with an experienced team on hand to cre...

Our amazing new menu (including this delicious glazed beef short rib with spring vegetables & creamy mash) is going down...
28/04/2021

Our amazing new menu (including this delicious glazed beef short rib with spring vegetables & creamy mash) is going down a treat.

Pop in for lunch to try it for yourself!

Book a table today : thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat/

Our amazing new menu (including this delicious glazed beef short rib with spring vegetables & creamy mash) is going down a treat.

Pop in for lunch to try it for yourself!

Book a table today : thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat/

It’s day two of serving up delicious food and drink and there’s still time to book in and dine with us! Book here to try...
27/04/2021

It’s day two of serving up delicious food and drink and there’s still time to book in and dine with us!

Book here to try tasty dishes such as our signature Scottish Cranachan: thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat/

It’s day two of serving up delicious food and drink and there’s still time to book in and dine with us!

Book here to try tasty dishes such as our signature Scottish Cranachan: thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat/

Its #FoodieFriday, the sun is shining in Glasgow and we get to open again on MONDAY!! So to celebrate, we had a sneaky t...
23/04/2021

Its #FoodieFriday, the sun is shining in Glasgow and we get to open again on MONDAY!! So to celebrate, we had a sneaky taste of our new Halloumi burger and our non-alcholic brewdog lager, Nanny State. If you want to try this in real life, or anything else from our new menu, head over to our website and book your table now! 👉👉www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

Its #FoodieFriday, the sun is shining in Glasgow and we get to open again on MONDAY!! So to celebrate, we had a sneaky taste of our new Halloumi burger and our non-alcholic brewdog lager, Nanny State. If you want to try this in real life, or anything else from our new menu, head over to our website and book your table now! 👉👉www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

As we can't serve alcohol indoors when we reopen, we have a great range of non-alcoholic drinks to give you that full re...
21/04/2021

As we can't serve alcohol indoors when we reopen, we have a great range of non-alcoholic drinks to give you that full restaurant expereince! We have a beautiful red and white wine, as well as BrewDog's Nanny State. We reopen from this Monday, 26th April - so head to our website and book a table today - www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

As we can't serve alcohol indoors when we reopen, we have a great range of non-alcoholic drinks to give you that full restaurant expereince! We have a beautiful red and white wine, as well as BrewDog's Nanny State. We reopen from this Monday, 26th April - so head to our website and book a table today - www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

We have a BRAND NEW MENU to share with you today, ahead of our re-opening on Monday, which has just been confirmed by th...
20/04/2021
Eat - The National Piping Centre

We have a BRAND NEW MENU to share with you today, ahead of our re-opening on Monday, which has just been confirmed by the Scottish Government. But as well as a new A la Carte Menu, we also have a new Vegan Menu, and our COVID-safe guidelines, wrapped up on a new restuarant page! Head over to our website now to see what you can look forward to, then book your table from next Monday onwards. We can't wait to see you all soon!

Promoting the study and history of piping in Scotland.

Our team are here working hard, working "9-5" to get everything ready to welcome you back ONE WEEK TODAY! We can't wait ...
19/04/2021

Our team are here working hard, working "9-5" to get everything ready to welcome you back ONE WEEK TODAY! We can't wait to see you all then... and watch out for our new, reopening menu, dropping tomorrow.

It's #FoodieFriday and there are only 10 days to go until we reopen! We can't wait to see you all soon to serve up sweet...
16/04/2021

It's #FoodieFriday and there are only 10 days to go until we reopen! We can't wait to see you all soon to serve up sweet treats like our signature dessert - Cranachan! OUr new menu is coming soon too - so watch this space next week! Head to our website now to book a table from Monday 26th April - www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

It's #FoodieFriday and there are only 10 days to go until we reopen! We can't wait to see you all soon to serve up sweet treats like our signature dessert - Cranachan! OUr new menu is coming soon too - so watch this space next week! Head to our website now to book a table from Monday 26th April - www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

It's #WeddingWednesday and we have a great new blog to share with you after yesterday's update from the Scottish Governm...
14/04/2021
Weddings from April 2021 - The National Piping Centre

It's #WeddingWednesday and we have a great new blog to share with you after yesterday's update from the Scottish Government about the opening up of weddings. Head over to our blog to find out more and see how we can help you plan the big day of your dreams!

At The National Piping Centre, we've been hosting weddings for a number of years now. Get expert wedding advice from our experienced team of wedding co-ordinators in our wedding blog section.The National Piping Centre is a wedding venue in the heart of Glasgow with an experienced team on hand to cre...

The count down is on... there are only 13 days until we reopen to you all! What dish are you most looking forward to hav...
13/04/2021
About the Restaurant - The National Piping Centre

The count down is on... there are only 13 days until we reopen to you all! What dish are you most looking forward to having when we re-open? We just know we can't wait to see you all - so head to our website and book your table now from Monday 26th April onwards!

We might not be reopening just yet, like the rest of the UK, but you can start planning! Our hotel diary is open for boo...
12/04/2021
Stay - The National Piping Centre

We might not be reopening just yet, like the rest of the UK, but you can start planning! Our hotel diary is open for bookings from Monday 26th April, and with Glasgow Museums reopening from then too, head over to our website, book your stay with us, and start looking forward to your holiday in the heart of the city! https://www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/stay

It's #foodiefriday and only 16 days until we re-open! It is sunny but cold here in Glasgow, so we think the perfect dish...
09/04/2021

It's #foodiefriday and only 16 days until we re-open! It is sunny but cold here in Glasgow, so we think the perfect dish to serve up is our spectacular Fraserburgh Haddock Supper with mushy peas and hand cut chips. It is always a winner. If you can't wait to have this, head over to our website and book your table from Monday 26th April onwards! 👉👉www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

It's #foodiefriday and only 16 days until we re-open! It is sunny but cold here in Glasgow, so we think the perfect dish to serve up is our spectacular Fraserburgh Haddock Supper with mushy peas and hand cut chips. It is always a winner. If you can't wait to have this, head over to our website and book your table from Monday 26th April onwards! 👉👉www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

The countdown is on! There are only 17 days until we reopen our restaurant and hotel, and we can't wait to see you all! ...
08/04/2021
About the Restaurant - The National Piping Centre

The countdown is on! There are only 17 days until we reopen our restaurant and hotel, and we can't wait to see you all! You deserve a treat, so why not book your table or overnight stay with us from Monday 26th April and plan a great, COVID-safe, treat with The Pipers' Tryst.

Promoting the study and history of piping in Scotland.

As we continue our preparations for reopening, we have been thinking about small weddings and how you can still incorpor...
07/04/2021
Scottish Wedding Traditions: Quaich - The National Piping Centre

As we continue our preparations for reopening, we have been thinking about small weddings and how you can still incorporate some beautiful Scottish traditions into it. This is one that you can do whether its just the two of you, or in front of your gathered loved ones. Head over to our blog to find out more about the Wedding Quaich.

Scottish weddings are steeped in tradition. Our Glasgow wedding venue embraces this history. Discover how the Quaich forms part of Scottish wedding tradition

The countdown is on until we re-open in just 24 days! Our restaurant and hotel diaries are now open for bookings from th...
02/04/2021

The countdown is on until we re-open in just 24 days! Our restaurant and hotel diaries are now open for bookings from the 26th April. Our #FoodieFriday is dedicated to one of our most popular dishes... the Mac n Cheese with cherry tomatoes. Book your meal here: www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

The countdown is on until we re-open in just 24 days! Our restaurant and hotel diaries are now open for bookings from the 26th April. Our #FoodieFriday is dedicated to one of our most popular dishes... the Mac n Cheese with cherry tomatoes. Book your meal here: www.thepipingcentre.co.uk/eat

COME & WORK WITH US!Our Hotel & Restaurant is reopening and we are looking for part time staff. We are a venue at the to...
01/04/2021

COME & WORK WITH US!
Our Hotel & Restaurant is reopening and we are looking for part time staff. We are a venue at the top of Glasgow City Centre with a fantastic reputation for great customer service and fresh Scottish food! With a small 8-bedroomed hotel, restaurant and a host of different events we are seeking multi-skilled staff with outgoing personalities to join our small team. As a member of the Piping Centre Team you must:
- Work evenings and weekends
- Have customer service experience
- Have a dedicated work ethic
- Be 18 or over
We are looking to recruit individuals with as much energy as we do, who are enthusiastic about hospitality and ambition to deliver first-class service.
To apply please e-mail your CV to [email protected] with a cover letter including your availability.

COME & WORK WITH US!
Our Hotel & Restaurant is reopening and we are looking for part time staff. We are a venue at the top of Glasgow City Centre with a fantastic reputation for great customer service and fresh Scottish food! With a small 8-bedroomed hotel, restaurant and a host of different events we are seeking multi-skilled staff with outgoing personalities to join our small team. As a member of the Piping Centre Team you must:
- Work evenings and weekends
- Have customer service experience
- Have a dedicated work ethic
- Be 18 or over
We are looking to recruit individuals with as much energy as we do, who are enthusiastic about hospitality and ambition to deliver first-class service.
To apply please e-mail your CV to [email protected] with a cover letter including your availability.

With Easter coming up this weekend, we were remembering the time one of our wedding couples held a big Easter Egg Hunt a...
31/03/2021
Unusual Request? Ask Away! - The National Piping Centre

With Easter coming up this weekend, we were remembering the time one of our wedding couples held a big Easter Egg Hunt as part of their reception around our building. We love helping couples add these personal touches to their big day, so if you have a more unusual request, ask away! Call us on 0141 353 5551 or enquire via our website #WeddingWednesday

At The National Piping Centre, we've been hosting weddings for a number of years now. Get expert wedding advice from our experienced team of wedding co-ordinators in our wedding blog section.The National Piping Centre is a wedding venue in the heart of Glasgow with an experienced team on hand to cre...

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Excellent customer woo from The Chefs at The Pipers Tryst! Thanks Eddie xx