Marco Giannasi  Owner and Managing Director

Marco Giannasi
Owner and Managing Director

A DESTINATION

The Rest since 1914 originally used as a resting (and courting) place for tram travellers. it was carefully restored with original material and brought back to his formal glory and now since 1994 is a continental/ Italian bistro. Marco Giannasi owner of the Battlefield Rest since opening in 1994. Catering for him is a way of life. With his experience and dedication he have built this restaurant in to a   well know and popular venue in Glasgow. Marco and his dedicated and professional staff give you a warm welcome in the near future!
 

Privately owned and personally run by Marco and Yellena Giannasi

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 Yellena Giannasi Director Secretary

Yellena Giannasi
Director Secretary

 Marino Donati Our most Loyal Head Chef, 1994

Marino Donati
Our most Loyal
Head Chef, 1994

 Antonio Cacace Manager, 1995

Antonio Cacace
Manager, 1995

 Ian Shepard Dining room staff, 1996-2001, 2018

Ian Shepard
Dining room staff, 1996-2001, 2018

 Lorraine Richardson  Kitchen Porter, 2000

Lorraine Richardson

Kitchen Porter, 2000

 Joseph McAndrew Kitchen Porter, 2001

Joseph McAndrew
Kitchen Porter, 2001

 Mark Donnelly Chef, 2005

Mark Donnelly
Chef, 2005

 Angelo Mosca Dining room staff, 2006

Angelo Mosca
Dining room staff, 2006

 Aleksandra Busco Dining room staff, 2016

Aleksandra Busco
Dining room staff, 2016

Johnny
Saucier Chef, 2016
PAPA industry Awards 2017
Pizza Chef of the Year
was HIGHLY COMMENDED

 

 Erik Grieve Chef, 2012

Erik Grieve
Chef, 2012

 Alex Mathieson Dining room staff, 2014

Alex Mathieson
Dining room staff, 2014

 Scott Zoche Dining room staff, 2014

Scott Zoche
Dining room staff, 2014

 Paolo Pagliarulo  Dining room staff, 2017

Paolo Pagliarulo
Dining room staff, 2017

 Rebeca Donati Dining room staff, 2014

Rebeca Donati
Dining room staff, 2014

 Gabriella Formica  Dining room staff, 2018

Gabriella Formica
Dining room staff, 2018