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  • The Square Bar and Restaurant

    Broomhill Square, G11 7BN

    West End, Glasgow

    Cuisine: British, European, French

    About The Square Bar and Restaurant

    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.

  • La Banca

    63 Neilston Road, PA2 6NA

    Paisley, Renfrewshire

    Cuisine: British, European, Modern

    About La Banca

    La Banca offers relaxed Italian dining in a stylish and airy setting. As well as pizzas and pasta, diners can tuck into steaks and seafood. A children’s menu is also available.

  • The Inn at Kippen

    Fore Road, FK8 3DT

    Stirling, Stirling & Falkirk

    Cuisine: British, European, Gastro Pub

    About The Inn at Kippen

    Nestled at the foot of The Campsies, The Inn at Kippen is a traditional 19th century coaching inn less than an hour from Glasgow. Run by William and Joanne, inside you will find a comfy gastropub dining space decorated in a Scottish style. The menu is locally focused, with meat, fish, cheese and beers from Stirlingshire. The bonus of a beer garden means that you can enjoy an al fresco meal when the weather is fine.

  • WEST On The Green

    Templeton Brewery , G40 1AW

    East End, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Eclectic, European, German

    About WEST On The Green

    WEST is a stylish German beerhall and brewery in the Old Winding House, part of the Templeton Building, on Glasgow Green. The only UK brewery to produce all of its brews in accordance with the Reinheitsgebot, the German Purity Law of 1516, WEST can be summed up by their motto ‘Glaswegian Heart. German Head’. Decked out in wood panelling, the beerhall has a warm rustic feel. The beer garden is very popular on sunny days.

  • Ingram Street Coffee House

    201 Ingram Street, G1 1DQ

    Merchant City, Glasgow

    Cuisine: British, European, Traditional

    About Ingram Street Coffee House

    Ingram Street Coffee House is in Glasgow’s vibrant centre. The bar’s tables have large windows looking onto the city centre bustle of Ingram Street while the brasserie is set on a more discreet mezzanine level. It features a modern, streamlined decor and offers a welcoming space for dinner, a pre-theatre meal, a working lunch or anything in between.

  • Rab Ha's

    83 Hutcheson Street, G1 1SH

    Merchant City, Glasgow

    Cuisine: British, European, International

    About Rab Ha's

    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.

  • TEST - The Square - A Test Restaurant

    Spetchley Road, WR5 2NP

    Worcester, Worcestershire

    Cuisine: European, Modern

    About TEST - The Square - A Test Restaurant

    The Square is a contemporary, casual space, suitable for both sophisticated dinners and informal get-togethers.

  • Bankend Bar & Brasserie

    The Crichton, DG1 4UQ

    Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway

    Cuisine: British, European, International

    About Bankend Bar & Brasserie

    Bankend Bar and Brasserie is in the Holiday Inn Dumfries, located on the picturesque Crichton Estate. As well as a spacious restaurant with views, there is a bar and lounge, all with plenty of cosy corners. The hotel restaurant is as welcoming to visitors as it is to residents and many locals use the dining room for family get-togethers, working lunches and date nights. The restaurant’s friendly, engaging staff are often mentioned in reviews.

  • Knock Castle - Restaurant and Bar

    Drummond Terrace, PH7 4AN

    Crieff, Perth & Kinross

    Cuisine: European, Traditional, Bar Food

    About Knock Castle - Restaurant and Bar

    Knock Castle Hotel in Crieff enjoys fantastic views over the town and out to the rolling hills of Perthshire. Sitting in its own woodlands grounds, the hotel is on Drummond Terrace in a quiet neighbourhood of Crieff.

  • Amoreish

    47 Gateside Street, ML3 7JG

    Hamilton, Lanarkshire

    Cuisine: European, Italian

    About Amoreish

    Launched in 2019, Amoreish is a family-friendly, Scots Italian restaurant on Gateside Street in Hamilton. Along with a cheery, modern decor, it offers a warm welcome and a variety of menus to suit most occasions. On some weekends, there are entertainers and tribute acts to enhance the ambience.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Le Bistrot

    West Parliament Square, EH1 1RF

    Old Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: European, French, Modern

    About Le Bistrot

    Le Bistrot is a French restaurant just off Edinburgh’s Royal Mile. Housed in the same building as the French Consulate and Insitut Français Ecosse, it brings an authentic taste of home to French nationals living in Scotland. The restaurant’s interior mimics the chic bistros of Paris, with a wide airy space, exposed brick wall and small bistro style tables.

  • Martone

    1 Waterloo Place, EH1 3BG

    Old Town, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: European, Italian, Pizza

    About Martone

    Martone is a light and airy, family-run Italian cafe restaurant on Waterloo Place in the heart of Edinburgh. As well as a bright and cheerful decor across both the ground and mezzanine level, Martone has an eye-catching ice cream counter filled with many varieties of their award-winning and often unexpected ice cream flavours.

  • The Townhouse Restaurant - Edinburgh Grosvenor

    Edinburgh Grosvenor, EH12 5EF

    West End, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: European, Vegetarian/Vegan

    About The Townhouse Restaurant - Edinburgh Grosvenor

    The Town House Restaurant in the Grosvenor Hotel is on Grosvenor Street – handy for Edinburgh’s business district as well as many visitor attractions. With an airy, clean and modern layout, it is an elegant yet informal restaurant serving Scottish and modern European dishes.

  • La Casa - Leith

    292 Leith Walk, EH6 8SA

    Leith, Edinburgh

    Cuisine: European, Spanish

    About La Casa - Leith

    The sister restaurant of the Dalry Road eating spot, La Casa in Leith serves up a mix of Spanish and Greek tapas dishes. It is a family business that’s committed to sourcing authentic ingredients from top suppliers, so that diners can enjoy a real taste of the Mediterranean.

  • Monteiths Bar & Bistro

    3 Helena Place, Busby Road, G76 7RB

    South Side, Glasgow

    Cuisine: British, European, Traditional

    About Monteiths Bar & Bistro

    Open all day, Monteiths Bar & Bistro serves brunch, lunch and gourmet pub meals, as well as Sunday roasts. The interior is stylish and airy with wood panelling, banquette seating and hanging greenery.

    You can dine with a view of the open kitchen and watch the chefs busy at work or alternatively, gaze out of the full-length windows. In the bar area, multiple TVs mean that you need never miss a moment of that night’s sporting event.

  • Niven's By Café Source

    72 Nithsdale Road, G41 2AN

    South Side, Glasgow

    Cuisine: British, Eclectic, European

    About Niven's By Café Source

    Niven’s by Cafe Source is the youngest sibling of the popular Scottish restaurant family. With a focus on small plate dishes meant for sharing, menus are built around first class, ethically sourced Scottish produce that blends the modern with the traditional.