A NEW restaurant is set to open with "flamboyant" interiors and aims to honour the passionate nature of Italian hospitality.

Oi Mamma is set to open in Bearsden, Glasgow.

The upcoming Milngavie Road project - from the team behind The Loveable Rogue - will replace the much-loved Raffaele's Restaurant, which closed last month.


Dishes include Nduja Hummus, Sourdough flatbread; Whole Lemon Sole on the bone served with Brown Butter, Shrimps, Samphire, Amalfi lemon and Tagliolini with Pecorino Basil & Creamy Burrata.

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Oi Mamma director Amalia Colaluca said: "Oi Mamma, a loud and bold Italian eatery that serves a new look for the neighbourhood, will open this month. Our family-friendly restaurant will be vibrant from the inside out, providing local residents with a new place to eat and drink."

Head chef Giovanni Di Camillo added: "We aim to honour the team's traditional family roots and warm Italian hospitality while also celebrating the much-loved neighbourhood's personality. Our menu will be simple and flavourful, with classic Italian crowd-pleasers and a celebration of Italian produce".

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Oi Mamma is the first Italian focused restaurant brand from entrepreneurs Amalia Colaluca and Joe Lazzerini - the team behind The Loveable Rogue. Since 2020, they have opened three restaurant concepts in Glasgow and the surrounding areas.

Oi Mamma will open on February 8th 2023 at 151-155 Milngavie Rd, Bearsden, G61 3D Scotland. The restaurant will be open daily from 12pm - late.