Best Mediterranean restaurants in

  • La Bonne Auberge

    161 West Nile Street, G1 2RL

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: French, Mediterranean, Bistros & Brasseries

    About La Bonne Auberge

    Since opening in 1975, La Bonne Auberge in Glasgow’s city centre has been a popular spot for fans of French and Mediterranean style food. Proud holder of an AA Rosette, La Bonne Auberge has pleased generations of Glasgow diners, especially pre-show visitors to the nearby theatre district.

  • La Casa

    103-105 Dalry Road, EH11 2AB

    Haymarket, Gorgie & Dalry, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas

    About La Casa

    La Casa Edinburgh’s Dalry serves an intriguing mix of Spanish and Greek tapas dishes. It is run by a young family who source ingredients from only top suppliers to ensure authenticity. Regular performances from a Spanish band and flamenco dancer result in a lively festive atmosphere reminiscent of flamenco bars of Andalucia.

  • Le Petit Cochon

    9 Radnor Street, G3 7UA

    Finnieston, Glasgow

    Cuisine: European, French, Mediterranean

    About Le Petit Cochon

    Le Petit Cochon is a wine bar and bistro in Glasgow’s hip Finnieston. Soft lighting, candles, fairy lights and exposed brick walls create a cosy and welcoming space. The restaurant serves European dishes, brunch and small plates. Its wine bar boasts an extensive selection and recommended pairings can be advised to be served alongside the dishes.

  • BABA Restaurant

    130 George Street, EH2 4JZ

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Modern

    About BABA Restaurant

    Based in the Principal Hotel, Baba is a mezze & charcoal grill restaurant combined with a cocktail bar. Promising flavours inspired by the Levant, diners can enjoy the taste of Turkey, Cyprus, Egypt and beyond. Playful colours, Persian rugs and all-round shabby chic decor (including bookcases) make this a great choice for casual dining.

  • Maison Bleue Le Bistrot

    372 Morningside Road, EH10 5HS

    South Side, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: British, French, Mediterranean

    About Maison Bleue Le Bistrot

    Maison Bleue Le Bistrot is the sister restaurant of the iconic Victoria Street Maison Bleue. Although the bistro aims to bring a touch of authentic Parisian cafe culture to Morningside, the menu is also delightfully eclectic with various Scottish and global influences.

  • Maison Bleue

    36-38 Victoria Street, EH1 2JW

    Old Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: British, French, Mediterranean

    About Maison Bleue

    Maison Bleue is a vibrant bistro on Victoria Street in Edinburgh’s Old Town serving French, North African, Asian and traditional Scottish cuisine. The historic blue building has been a local dining fixture since 1998. Inside, you will find an eclectic interior of 15th century archways, victorian stairways and hidden corners, which mirrors the variety of the menu.

  • Piccolino Edinburgh

    103 High Riggs, EH3 9RP

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean

    About Piccolino Edinburgh

    Piccolino is a well-praised Italian bistro in Edinburgh’s Tollcross, just a stroll away from the King’s Theatre. Filled with rustic, country Italian touches, it is a cosy and relaxing space for a meal. It has also been picking up awards left, right and centre. After being named ‘Scotland’s Best Newcomer’ in 2018, it has since gone on to win ‘Best Italian Restaurant in Edinburgh 2019’, and ‘Scotland’s Best Pasta 2019’. In other words, it is definitely worth popping down for a meal to sample the first class fare.

  • The Dotted Note

    255 Bury New Road, M25 9PB

    North, Manchester

    Cuisine: British, European, Mediterranean

    About The Dotted Note

    The Dotted Note devotes as much care to its atmosphere as it does to its food. That’s why the music is chosen as thoughtfully as the menu, with the aim of creating a relaxed dining vibe that’s as cosy as it is cool.

    The menu serves up fresh, contemporary European comfort food that combines playfulness with heartiness. Flavours taking a starring role, so expect mouth-tingling combinations galore. This is the place to sample classic dishes served with a creative twist.

    The Dotted Note is decorated in black and white to mimic sheet music, amplifying the artsy feel. Live musicians are a big feature here, so your meal might even be accompanied by the soothing sounds of acoustic guitar.

  • Aga Mezze Palace

    56 Dundas Street, G1 2AQ

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Turkish

    About Aga Mezze Palace

    With a warm, colourful and traditional Turkish decor, diners are made to feel very welcome at Aga Mezze Palace on Glasgow’s Dundas Street. Just in case the name and decor have not made their point, then the belly dancers – available on request – should leave diners in no doubt that they are in a Turkish restaurant. In fact, the owner opened what may well have been Scotland’s first Turkish restaurant in 1981.

  • Chez Mal

    Malmaison, G2 4LL

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: British, International, Mediterranean

    About Chez Mal

    Chez Mal Brasserie is in Glasgow’s Malmaison hotel. The building was originally a Greek Orthodox church and the atmospheric restaurant sits in what used to be the crypt. As well as the main dining room, there are three intimate private dining rooms.

  • Mezze

    28A Tunnel Street, G3 8HL

    Finnieston, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Greek, International, Mediterranean

    About Mezze

    Mezze is a Mediterranean rooftop restaurant on the top floor of the iconic Rotunda complex. Enjoying spectacular views of the River Clyde and Glasgow, the split level venue has an intimate dining area with luxurious booths and rustic tables. There is a laidback bar area under the Rotunda rooftop where olive trees provide a dreamy oasis for cocktails or a quiet glass of wine. Open all day from noon to late, Mezze is all about relaxed casual dining.

  • Bouzouki By Night

    88 Princess Street, M1 6NG

    City Centre, Manchester

    Cuisine: Greek, Mediterranean, Tapas

    About Bouzouki By Night

    Authentic Greek restaurant in city centre

    Bouzouki by Night is an authentic Greek restaurant with live music on Princess Street in Manchester city centre. Decked out like a traditional taverna, it has white-washed walls, checked tablecloths and soft candlelight. Catering for couples, families and large groups, it is perfect for romantic dinners and big nights out. After dinner, the musicians get going and the waiters show off their dance moves. Participation is encouraged. Later on, the disco cranks into action with current and classic chart hits.

  • The Spanish Butcher

    80 Miller Street, G1 1DT

    Merchant City, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish

    About The Spanish Butcher

    The Spanish Butcher is on Miller Street in the heart of Glasgow’s Merchant City. Spanish design and cuisine are riding high at the moment and The Spanish Butcher does both with verve and imagination. Designer lamps, a loft-style dining room split into several sections and an eye-level viewing window into the kitchen make for a theatrical dining space. The service is as deft as the welcome is warm.

  • Mia Restaurant Morningside

    394 Morningside Road, EH10 5HX

    Haymarket, Gorgie & Dalry, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood

    About Mia Restaurant Morningside

    Mia Italian Kitchen on Morningside Road is the younger sister to the Mia restaurant on Dalry Road. A family-run restaurant, it attracts friends meeting for coffee, cake and a catch-up; resting lunchtime shoppers and couples out for dinner. It is especially welcoming to families and children are offered freshly cooked, smaller portions of adult dishes.

  • Evoo

    112A Cowcaddens Road, G4 0HL

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Greek, Mediterranean, Seafood

    About Evoo

    A brightly coloured city centre restaurant, EVOO specialises in serving up a variety of Mediterranean flavours, small plate style. Alternatively, you can drop by for brunch or a coffee, or relax with a cocktail, wine, beer or perfect serve gin. The restaurant’s closeness to the Theatre Royal makes it a handy pre-theatre option as well.

  • Halloumi

    161 Hope Street, G2 2UQ

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: European, Greek, Mediterranean

    About Halloumi

    Decked out in the jaunty colours of the Greek flag, Halloumi is a Greek-Cypriot mezze restaurant on Hope Street. A bright, cheery space, it is a friendly spot for a quick lunch, a pre-theatre bite or a lively evening meal with friends.

  • Browns Bar & Brasserie

    1 George Square, G2 1DY

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: British, European, International

    About Browns Bar & Brasserie

    Classic brasserie in city centre
    With the first Browns opening in 1973, this family of classic brasseries has had plenty of time to polish its offer. Stylish, timeless interiors; smartly turned out staff and simple but well sourced and prepared dishes are key. Located in the old General Post Office building on George Square, the Browns Brasserie and Bar in Glasgow fits the mould neatly. A live pianist keeps the atmosphere sparkling on a Sunday from 3pm – 6pm.

  • Tinto - Uddingston

    105 Main Street, G71 7EW

    Uddingston & Bothwell, Lanarkshire

    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas

    About Tinto - Uddingston

    One of four Tinto Tapas Bars, this Uddingston branch is on Main Street. It is a cosy, welcoming spot for a cup of coffee and churros or a tapas feast with friends

  • Tinto - Southside

    138 Battlefield Road, G42 9JT

    South Side, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas

    About Tinto - Southside

    One of four Tinto Tapas Bars, this Southside branch on Battlefield Road is a cosy, welcoming spot for a cup of coffee and churros or a tapas feast with friends.

  • Tinto - East Kilbride

    1 Hunter Street, G74 4LZ

    East Kilbride, Lanarkshire

    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas

    About Tinto - East Kilbride

    One of four Tinto Tapas Bars, this branch is on Hunter Street in The Village in East Kilbride. It is a cosy, welcoming spot for a cup of coffee and churros or a tapas feast with friends.