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Explore Glasgow West End restaurants

Glasgow's West End is often referred to as Glasgow's most bohemian district, and its choice of restaurants reflects this with a wide range of cutting-edge restaurants that perfectly complement the trend-setting area, as well as a number of more intimate restaurants.

Ashton Lane is a cosy, wee backstreet housing a number of restaurants, bars and cafés offering everything from tapas to Italian food, often accompanied by live music.

The Kelvingrove area offers a scenic option for diners in the West End, and central thoroughfare Byres Road hosts everything from Scottish contemporary restaurants to Mediterranean fare. Take advantage of our locally sourced deals and you could enjoy the many tastes of the West End without a hefty price tag.

The Drugstore Social West End, Glasgow

European, Modern

Located on Old Dumbarton Road, The Drug Store Social is an intriguing mix of hip café turned cocktail bar with what they call a 'live well attitude'. Featuring upcycled/recycled decor, it looks like an old school apothecary crossed with a contemporary bar. The health/drinks crossover is clearest on the cocktail list which has the headers Prescriptions, Revivers and Punches. Many of the cocktails are made with foraged herbs and flowers while the wines are bio-dynamic and organic.

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beGin West End, Glasgow

Tapas

h3. Gin bar in Glasgow West End Part of Hilton Glasgow Grosvenor, beGin opened on Byres Road towards the end of 2017. Staffed by hip mixologists, it is an on trend mix of exposed copper piping, filament bulbs and lots of gin. In fact, the bar stocks some 68 varieties of gin from all over the world and they are available as both classic and new cocktails or as a Perfect Serve - a double measure served with one of twelve mixers and 28 garnishes. Of course, craft beers and wines are also available.

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Villiers & Co West End, Glasgow

European

Launched at the end of 2016, Villiers & Co is an inviting wine bar, cafe and shop on Woodlands Road. The floor to ceiling windows provide plenty of people-watching opportunities while the wine wall design feature is always a talking point. Whether you want a morning coffee and cake, lunch, an after work drink or a charcuterie board with a paired flight of wine, Villiers & Co are happy to help. On sunny days, you will need to be quick to bag one of the outside seats.

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The Kelbourne Saint West End, Glasgow

British, European, Traditional

The Kelbourne Saint is on Queen Margaret Drive in Glasgow's West End. A former church hall, it was the location for the infamous Trainspotting scene where Begbie threw a pint pot into the crowd. These days, it is very much a family-friendly affair with a large beer garden which has its own kids' play area, deck chairs and heated huts. The giant beer tankard - filled with their own Apache Pilsner - is always a talking point. The midweek quiz

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Cafe Andaluz West End West End, Glasgow

Spanish, Tapas

1397 reviews

Glasgow's fashionable West End is the perfect location for sharing Spanish tapas at Cafe Andaluz.

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Two Fat Ladies - West End West End, Glasgow

Scottish, Seafood

287 reviews

Two Fat Ladies in the West End of Glasgow’s is part of one of the most celebrated restaurant chains in the city. With a fresh and exciting menu, Two Fat Ladies focuses on using the finest seafood ingredients but provide equally tempting alternatives to suit all tastes.

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Fanny Trollopes West End, Glasgow

Scottish

427 reviews

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

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279 Cafe Bistro West End, Glasgow

Bistros & Brasseries

382 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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Di Maggio's (West End) West End, Glasgow

Italian

931 reviews

The West End of Glasgow has been hungry for Di Maggioís family-friendly Italian cooking for more than 25 years.

£9.95Offer: £9.95 for 2 courses on set menu

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The Mallard West End, Glasgow

Middle Eastern, Modern, Gastro Pub

11 reviews

The Mallard Bar is on Great Western Road in Glasgow's West End. Decked out with neat mix of bare bricks, chunky wooden furniture, Harris tweed and a gorgeous copper-topped bar, it's a stylish neighbourhood hangout for a bite to eat or a nifty cocktail. On sunny days, the outside tables are much in demand from customers who want to sip on something frosty while watching the West End street life.

£25Offer: £25 2 person offer - 2 main courses on a la carte menu + cocktail each

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Websters West End, Glasgow

International, Modern, Bistros & Brasseries

7 reviews

Websters Bar and Bistro is part of Websters Theatre on Great Western Road. Formerly the Lansdowne Parish Church, this A-listed Gothic Revival church was originally built by John Honeyman in 1863 and features beautiful stained glass windows by Alf Webster. Open all day, the bistro attracts local residents and workers, couples looking for a romantic meal and, of course, theatre-goers.

£20Offer: £20 2 person offer - for a brunch dish on brunch menu + glass of prosecco each

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Bukharah Finnieston, Glasgow

Indian

457 reviews

Part of the Lorne Hotel on Sauchiehall Street, Bukharah has long been popular with Indian food fans who are happy to look beyond the most familiar options. With its exposed piping and brick walls, the award-winning Bukharah Indian restaurant has the stylish modern looks to match its creative menus. Offering smart, professional and welcoming service, Bukharah is ideal for a family celebration, working lunch or romantic meal.

£12.95Offer: £12.95 for 2 courses on set menu + glass of wine

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Find Dining Deals at Restaurants in Glasgow

The diverse range of restaurants across Glasgow's sprawling metropolis has something to offer everyone – whether you're planning a group function for a special occasion or just a business lunch. With deals as unique as the areas, choose your Glasgow destination to find great restaurants and deals.

Glasgow City Centre restaurants

City Centre

You won't need travel far from Glasgow's financial, cultural and shopping centre with great deals at city centre restaurants.

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Glasgow Merchant City restaurants

Merchant City

The home of many theatres and art galleries, choose a restaurant in Glasgow's Merchant City to enhance a cultural day out.

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Glasgow West End restaurants

West End

Long a haven of Glasgow bohemians, the West End also offers up a diverse range of restaurants, both affordable and elegant.

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Glasgow South Side restaurants

South Side

Between matches at Hampden Park or gigs at the Academy, tuck in to the great range of restaurants on Glasgow's south side.

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Reviews of Glasgow West End restaurants

  • Food: 5

    Ambience: 5

    Service: 4

    Value: 4

    Great - as always!

    Love the pad Thai here!
    dined in Bar Soba Byres Road – 16/10/2017
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  • Food: 5

    Ambience: 5

    Service: 5

    Value: 5

    Smashing!!

    Great grub as usual and piping hot. Staff are always lovely here
    dined in La Vita Spuntini – 16/10/2017
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  • Food: 5

    Ambience: 5

    Service: 5

    Value: 5

    Return visit

    This is our favourite Indian restaurant. We have eaten here many times and never been disappointed. The 5pm deal, which is available on a Sat, is great value and should not be missed.
    dined in Ashoka Finnieston – 16/10/2017
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  • Food: 5

    Ambience: 5

    Service: 5

    Value: 5

    Lovely little restaurant in Finnieston!

    We loved this restaurant right away. The waitress was lovely and very helpful. It had a great atmosphere. The food was beautiful and we were not rushed.
    dined in Villa Toscana – 16/10/2017
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  • Food: 5

    Ambience: 5

    Service: 5

    Value: 5

    Great service and nice food

    Great service at Epicures and lovely food. Had run out of our dessert choice but suggested alternatives which was fine. Nice quiet ambience for a Sunday. Will be back again.
    dined in Epicures – 16/10/2017
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Videos from restaurants in Glasgow’s West End

Number 16 chocolate brownie recipe

Chef Helen Vass from Number 16 restaurant in Glasgow's west end shows 5pm.co.uk how to make chocolate brownies with salted caramel sauce. She uses Scottish chocolates to decorate the brownies from Iain Burnett and Stacy Hannah.

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Melt In Your Mouth Chateaubriand From Bo'Vine Glasgow

Chef Jozsef Banicz of Bo'Vine Glasgow cooks chateaubriand that melts in your mouth.

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West End blogs

Cafe Andaluz: A West End tapas instutition

Cafe Andaluz has been a Glasgow West End institution since its arrival on Cresswell Lane in 2003. One of the first tapas restaurants to open in the city, it helped introduce Glaswegians to the Spanish way of dining.

Launched by the Glasgow based Di Maggio’s group, Cafe Andaluz was a new direction for the brand who had built their success on Italian restaurants.

“The company were looking at trends, what they thought was going to be big,” Cafe Andaluz Head Chef Allan MacDonald said. “They are very good at tapping into new markets and keeping their finger on the…

Òran Mór: A thriving West End hub

Obviously, here at 5pm Dining, we’re mostly concerned with their sleek Brasserie. Making good use of local, seasonal ingredients, their chefs produce food which has a definite Scottish accent but also incorporates…

A Scottish Hidden Gem in Glasgow's West End

Forget Ashton Lane, Ruthven Lane is the West End's most bohemian hangout. The quirky cobbled lane, easily missed between Oxfam and Subway, is home to a number of antique vintage and charity shops as well as a…

6 delicious delights not to miss on new menu at the Hyndland Fox

An enduring neighbourhood favourite, the new menu at the Hyndland Fox in Glasgow is sure to please the palates of its fans and should give an excuse for those who’ve never tried ‘the Fox’, as its affectionality known, to book a…