The Boyd Roderick

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The Boyd Roderick
1534 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow, G43 1RF
  • Telephone 0141 649 5061
  • Food served Mon–Thu noon–11pm; Fri noon–1am; Sat 10am–1am; Sun 10am–11pm
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Bar and restaurant specialising in Scottish dishes and craft beers, with lots of local produce on the menu.

Eating & Drinking Guide

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Sitting just on the edge of the vast Pollok Country Park, the Boyd Roderick has the feel of a cosy country pub. It cunningly manages to combine aspects to please all comers – a varied menu of Scottish gourmet favourites, comfy sofas for coffee and cake or use of the Wi-Fi, bar stools on which one can philosphise, and a big sports screen. Oh, and dogs are welcome too – which is a great bonus. There is a similar balance in the menu, too, with Scottish staples including Cullen skink and some gut-busting meaty grills countered by contemporary approaches such as the small plates ‘pick ’n’ mix’ selection (three for a tenner). There is care and attention in the kitchen and some glimpses of foodie flair with the likes of gravadlax, coriander hummus and parmesan crisps in the selection. There are interesting choices of craft and guest beers as well as some entertaining seasonal cocktail promotions. Overall, this is a thoroughly likeable local boozer.

The List's rating






Andrea Pearson visited The Boyd Roderick on 5 April 2018
  • High point: Good country pub feel
  • Low point: Could lose the TV when no games on
  • Notable dish: Venison stovies
  • Average price: £12.95 (set lunch); £23 (dinner)
  • Private dining: Up to 30 covers
  • Provides: Vegetarian options (at least ¼ main courses), Children's portions, Children's high chairs, Wheelchair access, Outdoor tables, Free wi-fi
  • Music on stereo: Cool mix of soul and indie
  • Live entertainment: Sunday night traditional music
  • Capacity: 120
  • Open since: 2017
  • Number of wines sold by the glass: 11