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  • Brasserie at the Pond - Leonardo Hotel Glasgow West End

    Leonardo Hotel Glasgow West End, G12 0XP

    West End, Glasgow

    Cuisine: British

    About Brasserie at the Pond - Leonardo Hotel Glasgow West End

    Brasserie at the Pond is on the Great Western Road by Gartnavel Hospital in Glasgow’s West End. Offering a warm welcome to business travellers, tourists and locals alike, it serves a bistro menu packed with plenty of home style favourites. Local produce is very much in evidence and the kitchen changes the menus according to the ingredients which are in season. A spacious layout and large picture windows mean the Pond Hotel Brasserie in Glasgow’s West End is always a light and bright spot for a meal.

  • Old Loans Inn

    31 - 33 Main Street, KA10 7EX

    Troon, Ayrshire & Arran

    Cuisine: British, Vegetarian/Vegan, Traditional

    About Old Loans Inn

    The Old Loans Inn is a country pub, restaurant and boutique hotel on Main Street in the quaint village of Loans, on the outskirts of Troon. Originally an 18th century coaching inn, the hotel’s restaurant has won several awards for its excellent restaurant and bar menus.

  • Mahony's Chicken & Grill House

    23 Britannia Way, G81 2RZ

    Clydebank & Surrounding, Glasgow

    Cuisine: British, European

    About Mahony's Chicken & Grill House

    Friendly chicken and grill spot in Clydebank

    Following on from the popular steakhouse of the same name, Mahony’s Chicken House is a friendly dining spot in Clyde Shopping Centre. Promising chickens, burgers, steaks and traditional British food, this is a great spot to kick back with a casual and hearty meal either post-shopping or pre-cinema. The earthy wooden decor creates a relaxing vibe.

  • Chez Mal - Manchester

    1 Gore Street, M1 3AQ

    City Centre, Manchester

    Cuisine: British

    About Chez Mal - Manchester

    Part of Malmaison hotel on Piccadilly, Chez Mal is a cool brasserie in the heart of Manchester. Storm lamps, exposed piping, steel joists and reclaimed wood give it a relaxed, funky feel. The dining room has an open kitchen giving diners a view of one of the city’s only Josper Grills – a charcoal barbecue oven that cooks steaks to smoky perfection. The Ember Lounge offers private dining facilities while bar staff offer a selection of nifty cocktails.

  • Hard Rock Cafe Manchester

    The Printworks, M4 2BS

    City Centre, Manchester

    Cuisine: British, American, Burgers

    About Hard Rock Cafe Manchester

    Hard Rock Cafe Manchester is on Exchange Square in the heart of the city. The American style diner is packed with rock ‘n’ roll memorabilia ranging from John Lennon’s tea set and Ray Charles’ jacket to Izzy Stradlin’s guitar and a Bowie set list. As well as memorabilia, the hugely successful Hard Rock Cafe brand is founded on polished service which is as warm and welcoming as it is efficient. Regular live music keeps the joint jumping.

  • Michael's Grill and Seafood Place - New Town

    14 Eyre Place, EH3 5EP

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: British, European, Seafood

    About Michael's Grill and Seafood Place - New Town

    The sister restaurant of the Old Town branch, Michael’s Grill and Seafood Place offers steak, seafood and cocktails in an intimate setting. The decor is simple, casual and cheerful with rustic stone walls and a mellow vibe. Expect local, fresh and sustainable Scottish seafood like Shetland mussels and East Lothian crab, alongside quality cuts of steak.

  • Juniper Bar

    20 Princes Street, EH2 2AN

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: British

    About Juniper Bar

    With its illuminated glass-fronted exterior, Juniper on Princes Street makes a very stylish first impression. Inside, you will find an imaginative cocktail spot offering city skyline views, plush purple seating and an engraved wooden bar. Alternatively, you can cosy up in the quieter Library area with its big picture windows, comfy chairs and original fireplace.

  • Bar & Brasserie at Mercure Perth

    West Mill Street , PH1 5QP

    Perth, Perth & Kinross

    Cuisine: British, International, Bistros & Brasseries

    About Bar & Brasserie at Mercure Perth

    The Bar & Brasserie at Mercure Perth Hotel are on West Mill Street in the centre of Perth. The hotel is a converted, 15th century watermill and the building’s heritage is deftly underlined by The Brasserie’s decor. Stone walls, oak beams and, through the floor, views of the stream that once powered the mill all tell of the building’s history.

  • One Canonmills

    Canonmills, EH3 5HA

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: British, European, Gastro Pub

    About One Canonmills

    One Canonmills is an independent local bar and eatery offering lovingly crafted comfort food with a gourmet twist. The decor of exposed brickwork and stripped wood offers a stylishly low-key setting for brunch, lunch or dinner, as well as cocktails, beers and gins. Your pooch is also welcome.

  • Vesta

    7-8 Queensferry Street, EH2 4PA

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: British, Eclectic, Vegetarian/Vegan

    About Vesta

    Vesta is a social enterprise restaurant that promises a warm welcome, fantastic bar and healthy feel-good food. Set in the heart of Edinburgh city centre, the menu is bursting with vegan and vegetarian plates, comfort classics and indulgent burgers. Vesta is in partnership with SocialBite, meaning that when you visit you get the option of paying forward a meal or coffee to a homeless person. This means that you can enjoy the twin warm glow of both a slap-up meal and knowing that you’ve helped someone. The restaurant’s decor is cheerful, stylish and rustic, perfect for enjoying a relaxed meal.

  • Scott's on Princes Street

    Princes Street, EH2 2DG

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: British, International, Scottish

    About Scott's on Princes Street

    Spectacular panoramas of Edinburgh Castle and the Old Town are a major draw at Scott’s on Princes Street. The dining room and lounge have smart, contemporary decor but most diners will find their eyes glued to the views. With menus that range from breakfast to afternoon tea to dinner, Scott’s on Princes Street is ideal for every occasion, from quick shopping lunches to leisurely family celebrations.

  • Tigerlily

    125 George Street, EH2 4JN

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: British, Modern, Pan-Asian

    About Tigerlily

    When Tigerlily launched in 2006, it arguably kick started the renaissance of George Street as the capital’s most fashionable area for eating and drinking. A 2015 refurbishment ensured that the boutique hotel, bar and restaurant stays at the head of the pack. With mirrored walls, chandeliers, clever lighting and several different spaces, the decor of the dining areas helps make for a memorable meal. An extensive drinks list with innovative cocktails plus much sought after pavement terrace tables all add to Tigerlily’s undoubted appeal.

  • Rabble

    55a Frederick Street, EH2 1LH

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: British, Modern

    About Rabble

    Rabble is a cosmopolitan restaurant and bar with rooms on Frederick Street, right in the heart of Edinburgh city centre. A glass roof and lots of vibrant green plants give the dining area an enjoyable outdoors-but-indoors feel. In the bar, a glowing wall of bottles catches the eye as do the two gleaming copper tanks which dispense fresh, unpasteurised Staropramen. Classic and modern cocktails, highballs, great wines and bespoke gin and tonics complete the picture. Rabble is part of the award-winning Montpeliers group.

  • Indigo Yard

    7 Charlotte Lane, EH2 4QZ

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: British, Modern, Gastro Pub

    About Indigo Yard

    Part of the award-winning Montpeliers group, Indigo Yard is a welcoming bar and restaurant on Charlotte Lane, just off Queensferry Road in Edinburgh’s West End. As well as a covered outside terrace, it has a light and airy bar, cosy mezzanine and a dining area with comfortable booth seating. Up-cycled and reclaimed materials give it all an enjoyably rustic edge but, underneath the stripped walls and wooden boards, this is a sleek, professional operation.

  • The Lantern Room @ Courtyard By Marriott Edinburgh

    1-3 Baxter's Place, EH1 3AF

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: British, Modern

    About The Lantern Room @ Courtyard By Marriott Edinburgh

    The Lantern Room @ Courtyard By Marriott Edinburgh is an informal restaurant and bar on Baxter’s Place by Edinburgh Playhouse. Opened at the end of 2016, it has a smart, contemporary decor and serves everything from lunch and afternoon tea to after work drinks and dinner. The waiting staff are as welcoming as they are professional and the bar staff are always happy to mix up a cocktail. The spacious heated terrace is great for people watching, perhaps over a sun downer or two.

  • Forth Floor Brasserie - Harvey Nichols

    30-34 St. Andrew Square, EH2 2AD

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: British, European, Modern

    About Forth Floor Brasserie - Harvey Nichols

    Located upstairs in the Harvey Nichols department store, Forth Floor Brasserie specialises in serving up modern Scottish and European cuisine, alongside breakfast, brunch and afternoon tea. All dishes are beautifully presented, meaning that both the view and your plate will be competing for your admiration.

  • Cranston's

    43 Princes Street, EH2 2BY

    New Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: British

    About Cranston's

    Situated in the Old Waverley Hotel, Cranston’s restaurant offers truly memorable meals. Set in a graceful dining room with high ceilings, elegant
    crown moulding and the best views of Princes Street in Edinburgh, Cranston’s offers fresh, local Scottish fayre for breakfast, lunch and
    dinner. Please join Cranston’s at their table, where the Victorian ambience is as comforting and cosy as the cuisine.

  • Hotel du Vin Bistro St Andrews

    40 The Scores, KY16 9AS

    St Andrews, Fife

    Cuisine: British, French

    About Hotel du Vin Bistro St Andrews

    Hotel du Vin Bistro is a classic French bistro on The Scores in St Andrews. Flooded with natural light, the cosy bistro features dark, reclaimed floors, restored fireplaces and beautiful chandeliers. As the du Vin in the name suggests, this bistro offers a splendid selection of wines from around the world and the hotel’s friendly and highly trained sommelier is more than happy to guide guests around the list.

  • Chartroom II Bistro

    Loch Melfort Hotel & Restaurant, PA34 4XG

    Oban & Surrounding, Argyll & Bute

    Cuisine: British, Seafood, Modern

    About Chartroom II Bistro

    Chartoom II Bistro is a relaxed, seafood restaurant within the Loch Melfort Hotel, overlooking the stunning Asknish Bay.

  • Pieminister

    53 Church St, M4 1PD

    Northern Quarter, Manchester

    Cuisine: British, Vegetarian/Vegan, Modern

    About Pieminister

    The first Manchester branch of the Pieminister family, this pie-oneer opened on Church Street, in the heart of the Northern Quarter, in 2013. Featuring a ground floor and mezzanine level, it is simply decorated with bare brick walls, tongue and groove panelling, white tiles and fashionably retro industrial lighting. It has a friendly, laidback vibe and visitors are as welcome to pop in for a daytime pie and a read of the papers as they are to drop by for a full evening meal, perhaps with a couple of ciders or a craft beer. The staff are happy to recommend pie and pint pairings.