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Top 30 best restaurants in Glasgow

Finding the best restaurants in Glasgow is hard with the multitude of eateries within the city but you’ve come to the right place for the answer!

5pm has 1000s of reviews for restaurants across Glasgow and we’ve used these reviews to list the top 30 Glasgow restaurants below.

The best glasgow restaurants list below is sorted by review popularity. Reviews are left by genuine diners who’ve dined on a 5pm offer.

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Smiths of Uddingston near Glasgow, Glasgow

French, Scottish, Modern

113 reviews

Friendly relaxed and family run. French bistro atmosphere.

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Dimora South Side, Glasgow

Italian

5 reviews

Dimora is an Italian restaurant on Ayr Road in Newton Mearns. Housed in a 19th century sandstone villa, Dimora is decorated in an appealing palette of greys and creams with rustic, exposed stone walls contrasting with industrial style lighting. As well as a patio for summertime al fresco dining, Dimora has two private dining rooms. The restaurant also has an adjoining wine bar serving coffees, wine and cocktails. It is a cosy and relaxed space which occasionally hosts gentle live music.

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The Sisters Jordanhill West End, Glasgow

Scottish, Bistros & Brasseries

640 reviews

The Jordanhill branch of The Sisters is tucked away on Ashwood Gardens, just off the Crow Road in the West End of Glasgow. It is a charming, rustic space where the welcome is as warm and natural as the decor. Traditional dishes with a distinct Scottish flavour are the mainstay of the menus at this family-run business.

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Fanny Trollopes West End, Glasgow

Scottish

441 reviews

Fanny Trollopes focuses on honest food, locally sourced, skilfully prepared and modestly priced.

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The Tearooms at Butterfly and the Pig City Centre, Glasgow

British, Tearooms & Desserts

68 reviews

The Tearooms are a chic way to enjoy a vintage themed tea party on Glasgow's bath street.

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Kama Sutra City Centre, Glasgow

Indian

5 reviews

Located at the more lively end of Glasgow’s Sauchiehall Street, the Kama Sutra has an ability to consistently deliver just what its curry-loving customers. Although it is named after the Indian erotic text, Glasgow’s Kama Sutra focuses on the pleasures of the table rather than any other variety.

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The Sisters Kelvingrove West End, Glasgow

Scottish, Bistros & Brasseries

864 reviews

The Kelvingrove branch of The Sisters is one of two Scottish restaurants which are flourishing in Glasgow under the Sisters banner of the O'Donnell family. As the name suggests, the restaurant is run by two siblings and this cosy Kelvingrove restaurant plays the role of chic junior to its older sister restaurant in Jordanhill.

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Vroni's City Centre, Glasgow

Mediterranean

235 reviews

Located on West Nile Street, Vroni's is a Champagne and wine bar serving Mediterranean dishes in relaxed and informal surroundings. Vroni's is wheelchair accessible but strictly for guests aged 21 or over.

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Guy's Merchant City, Glasgow

Bistros & Brasseries

692 reviews

Relaxed, informal and warm with great food.

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The Square Bar and Restaurant West End, Glasgow

Modern

6 reviews

Opened in the autumn of 2017, The Square is an independently owned and operated bar and restaurant on Norby Road. Open from morning to late, it is a neighbourhood place where customers can meet friends for a coffee; schedule a working lunch or unwind over dinner and cocktails. Dog-friendly until 4pm, the Square offers visiting pooches a puppaccino and treats. On the last Sunday of every month, human guests can enjoy the talents of the resident vocalist.

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The Strathmore West End, Glasgow

British, European

80 reviews

The Strathmore on Maryhill Road may date back to the 1870s but now looks as fresh as a daisy following a major refurbishment in the summer of 2015. As well as a complete and stylish modernisation of the interior, an airy glass extension and a sunny terrace have been added. A wood-burning stove will keep it all cosy in the winter while regular acoustic music acts and live sports mean that it will never be dull.

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Ristorante Piccolo Mondo City Centre, Glasgow

Italian

1596 reviews

A second generation family-run Italian, Ristorante Piccolo Mondo has a long and successful tradition in Glasgow if not always on this exact site. In various capacities, the staff have run, owned and worked in several of Glasgow's notable Italian restaurants and they have brought all of that experience together at Ristorante Piccolo Mondo on Argyle Street.

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279 Cafe Bistro West End, Glasgow

Vegetarian/Vegan, Bistros & Brasseries

389 reviews

279 Cafe Bistro is a cosy, family-owned restaurant situated on Glasgow’s Dumbarton Road, close to Partick Cross. The bistro opened in 2008 with the admirable aim of providing freshly cooked, simple and tasty food. 279 Cafe Bistro offers a pre-theatre and regularly changing dinner menus.

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Curry On The Hill South Side, Glasgow

Indian, Vegetarian/Vegan

18 reviews

Curry on the Hill is a family-run Indian restaurant and bar in Thornliebank on Glasgow’s Southside. With three different dining areas and design features which include an indoor fountain, striking contemporary lighting and a fire pit, it is certainly a glamorous venue. The aim is to offer something for everyone.

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Number 7 East End, Glasgow

Traditional

3 reviews

Located in the Jock Stein stand of Celtic Park, Number 7 restaurant is a must visit for the Hoops fan. As well as stunning views of the pitch, the walls are hung with pictures of great Celtic players and diners can have their photos taken with club trophies. As you might expect, away Celtic matches are shown on the screens within the restaurant so diners don't have to miss any of the action. Club mascot Hoopy visits on Sundays to say 'Hi' to the kids.

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Wee Gurkha Curry House East Kilbride, East Kilbride

Indian, Nepalese

30 reviews

Located in the mountainous Hunter Street region of East Kilbride, Wee Gurkha Curry House is a family-run restaurant which specialises in dishes from the Himalayas and surrounding areas. The restaurant's interior is themed around a typical Nepalese home. The staff aim to give diners the same warm, Nepalese welcome that they would if they were inviting you into their own home.

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The Western Club Restaurant City Centre, Glasgow

British, Traditional, Bistros & Brasseries

450 reviews

The Western Club Restaurant has set new heights of dining excellence since it opened in November 2014. Located in a prime city centre site, The Western Club Restaurant has arguably Glasgow's most stunning dining room overlooking the iconic Royal Exchange Square.

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Celino's Italian (Alexandra Parade) East End, Glasgow

Italian

298 reviews

Celino's Italian is an award-winning family run restaurant on Alexandra Parade east of Glasgow's city centre. The owners insist on only selling food they would eat themselves and this ensures the quality that keeps people coming back.

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The Drunken Cow City Centre, Glasgow

British, European, International

4 reviews

Located on Hope Street, in Glasgow city centre, The Drunken Cow Bar and Kitchen specialises in Scottish beef. More specifically, it serves beef from Cairnhill Farm in Girvan. A fourth generation, family-owned farm, Cairnhill benefits from lush Ayrshire pastures which produce high quality beef with fine grained marbling. The meat is dry aged for a minimum of 36 days before being cooked to customer's specification at The Drunken Cow Bar and Kitchen.

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The Shandon Belles City Centre, Glasgow

Bistros & Brasseries

592 reviews

Sitting in a quiet residential part of Glasgow’s Argyle Street, on the western side of the M8, The Shandon Belles is a cosy little bistro. Part of the Two Fats family, it nestles below Two Fat Ladies at The Buttery. With exposed stone, stained glass features and walls lined with curios, it is a warm, inviting and quirky space. The decor has more homely charm than the grand, historic setting of the upstairs restaurant but The Shandon Belles has the same emphasis on thoughtful cooking using top quality ingredients.

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Horn Please Finnieston, GLASGOW

Indian, Modern

49 reviews

Named after the stickers which are often found on Indian trucks, Horn Please is a contemporary Indian street food restaurant on Elderslie Street. It occupies a surprisingly light and bright basement space which is filled with Indian curios. Rattan furniture, Indian newspaper used as wall paper, a Thumbs Up cola mural and a vintage water pump all add to an enjoyably quirky atmosphere.

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Ristorante Piccolo Mondo Renfrew Renfrew, Renfrew

Italian

278 reviews

Ristorante Piccolo Mondo Renfrew's enthusiasm for Tuscan style cooking is unparalleled in Glasgow. Originally established as a family run restaurant, the staff at Ristorante Piccolo Mondo Renfrew bring a wide knowledge of the Glasgow restaurant scene and have built up an outstanding level of cuisine and customer service to its many diners, based on previous experience.

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Number 16 West End, Glasgow

Scottish, Modern

465 reviews

A cosy and well-established West End favourite offering quality food, friendly service and great value in relaxed surroundings.

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Ashoka Southside South Side, Glasgow

Indian

121 reviews

A mainstay of Indian cuisine in Glasgow’s south side since 1991, Ashoka provides great Indian cuisine in a relaxed, cosy atmosphere. The restaurant is located on Clarkston Road and serves traditional Indian dishes in a relaxed, welcoming setting.

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Massimos Baillieston East End, Glasgow

Italian, Pizza

13 reviews

Relaxed, traditional Italian restaurant in Baillieston Massimo is an authentic Italian restaurant on the east side of Glasgow, offering freshly-made cuisine in the relaxed, stylish space of the Log Cabin, a local entertainment hub.

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Two Fat Ladies at The Buttery Finnieston, Glasgow

Scottish, Seafood

856 reviews

Old world charm meets Glasgow style sophistication as two Glasgow culinary institutions merge.

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Rab Ha's Merchant City, Glasgow

British, European, International, Seafood, Vegetarian/Vegan

23 reviews

Named after a legendary 19th century Glasgow glutton, Rab Ha's is a welcoming bar and restaurant with rooms on Hutcheson Street. In the summer of 2017, new owners gave the much-loved Merchant City institution a thoughtful refurbishment. The very opposite of a bland chain, Rab Ha's is an independent, family-run with business with oodles of character. Visitors can look forward to a cosy and tranquil space with stripped stone walls, an open fire and wood panelling in the bar and restaurant.

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A'Challtainn at Barras Art and Design Merchant City, Glasgow

British, Seafood, Modern

4 reviews

A’Challtainn is an award-winning seafood restaurant and cocktail bar in the heart of Barras Art and Design at the Barras. It is pronounced A Cawl Tain, after the Gaelic for Calton. As well as being the name for this part of Glasgow, it also means the hazel wood. The restaurant is on a mezzanine level overlooking the BAaD courtyard. The cocktail bar nestles under the restaurant and provides views of the chefs at work.

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Battlefield Rest South Side, Glasgow

Italian, Seafood, Pizza

14 reviews

Originally a tram station and dating back to 1915, Battlefield Rest is now a popular, family-run Italian restaurant on Battlefield Road. A B-listed building on a traffic island, its unique looks and interior have long endeared it to local residents and it is fair to say that it is something of a local landmark. Well loved, it is the sort of welcoming and familiar Italian bistro that every neighbourhood should have.

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Martin Wishart At Loch Lomond Loch Lomond, By Balloch

French

57 reviews

Set on the banks of Loch Lomond, Martin Wishart's new restaurant is set in the stylish surroundings of the Cameron house hotel.

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Glasgow restaurant reviews

  • Food: 5

    Ambience: 5

    Service: 5

    Value: 5

    Love this restaurant

    We eat in the restaurant on a regular basis. The food is always excellent. It is good quality and full of flavour. The staff are always very pleasant, helpful and friendly. The champagne sangria is fab.
    dined in Cafe Andaluz City Centre – 25/04/2018
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  • Food: 5

    Ambience: 5

    Service: 5

    Value: 5

    Great

    Food was great as always, fast service and friendly kind staff. We had no problems at all, booked the 2 course 5pm deal and was great value for money. Lovely cocktails as well. Highly recommend
    dined in Di Maggio's (City Centre) – 25/04/2018
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  • Food: 5

    Ambience: 5

    Service: 5

    Value: 5

    Great place

    Brilliant service, excellent food and super price!!
    dined in City Merchant – 25/04/2018
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  • Food: 5

    Ambience: 5

    Service: 5

    Value: 5

    Fab Food @ 1 Devonshire Gardens

    Delightful lunch at Hotel du Vin in Glasgow. Midweek booking so restaurant wasn't busy but still enough people to create a pleasant and enjoyable atmosphere. All four courses chosen were delicious and well presented on the plate and the waitress was attentive and polite.
    dined in Hotel du Vin @ 1 Devonshire Gardens – 25/04/2018
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  • Food: 4

    Ambience: 3

    Service: 5

    Value: 4

    Di Maggio's

    Great value for money and handy too.
    dined in Di Maggio's (Theatreland) – 25/04/2018
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