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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Alea Restaurant - Waterfront

    The Alea Casino, G5 8NP

    South Side, Glasgow

    Cuisine: British, French, Mediterranean

    About Alea Restaurant - Waterfront

    Alea Restaurant – Waterfront opened in the spring of 2017 in Alea Casino on Springfield Quay. The dining room has breathtaking and unrivalled city views over the River Clyde. The emphasis here is on having a good time, whether in the vibrant, colourful restaurant or in the wider casino complex where a packed entertainment schedule of tribute bands and sporting fixtures keep things lively.

  • 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.

  • Piccolino Edinburgh

    103 High Riggs, EH3 9RP

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean

    About Piccolino Edinburgh

    Piccolino is a welcoming Italian bistro on High Riggs in Edinburgh’s Tollcross. Hung with hams, sausages and cheeses, it is a compact and laidback space. Piccolino is the sort of venue that works equally well for a low key date; a convivial dinner with a group of friends or a catch-up with a pal you have not seen for a while.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Alla Locanta Mediterranean

    192 Pitt Street, G2 4DY

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Turkish

    About Alla Locanta Mediterranean

    Locanta is a welcome fusion of what was previously two restaurants (a Turkish and an Italian) housed in the same premises: Alla Turca and Alla Italia. Now diners can enjoy tucking into Mediterranean and meze cuisine in one combined, family-run dining spot of chic white banquette seating and exposed brickwork.

  • 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.

  • San Vincenzo

    29-35 Main Street, G71 8RD

    Uddingston & Bothwell, Lanarkshire

    Cuisine: European, Italian, Mediterranean

    About San Vincenzo

    San Vincenzo is a family run Italian restaurant in Bothwell. It serves authentic Italian dishes in a stylish interior with blue velvet booth seating, a marble bar and a silver mosaic wall. The restaurant is an airy and welcoming space perfect for couples, families and groups of friends.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Gali's Kitchen

    169-173 Gilmore Place, EH3 9PW

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean

    About Gali's Kitchen

    Gali’s Kitchen is a neighbourhood Italian restaurant and pizzeria in Merchiston. It is an intimate space with floor to ceiling windows, exposed brick walls and portraits of Italian icons like Sophia Loren and Don Corleone.

  • 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.

  • Evoo

    112A Cowcaddens Road, G4 OHL

    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.

  • 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.

  • Saray

    609 Wilbraham Rd, M21 9AN

    near Manchester, Manchester

    Cuisine: International, Mediterranean, Turkish

    About Saray

    The recently refurbished Saray Cafe, Bar and Restaurant aims to serve up an authentic Turkish dining experience in both its food and atmosphere. Dishes are freshly prepared to order and include specially selected, quality ingredients. The restaurant is bright and airy, with splashes of colour from rainbow lamps on the walls. Saray’s outdoor seating means that you can enjoy dining al fresco if the weather is fine. This would be a friendly, cheerful spot for a relaxed meal with family or friends.