Best restaurants in Glasgow

  • Uplawmoor Hotel

    Neilston Road, G78 4AF

    Barrhead & Neilston, Near Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Scottish, Modern

    About Uplawmoor Hotel

    2AA Rosette winning restaurant serving imaginative dishes using locally sourced produce in comfortable, relaxed atmosphere.

  • NYC

    185 Hope Street, G2 2UL

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:International, Modern, American

    About NYC

    A friendly and relaxed burger joint on Hope Street, NYC takes its culinary cue and decorating tips from the Big Apple. Along with DJs on Friday and Saturday nights, craft beers, lots of bourbon and an extensive cocktail list add to the buzz.

  • The Redhurst Hotel

    27 Eastwoodmains Road, G46 6QE

    South Side, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:British, Traditional

    About The Redhurst Hotel

    A hotel, bar and restaurant, The Redhurst Hotel is on Eastwoodmains Road in the leafy suburbs of Giffnock on Glasgow’s Southside. The wood panelled restaurant features a cosy fire and traditional wooden beams. With welcoming staff and menus which offer a wide choice of traditional dishes, it is a well liked Giffnock venue for meals with friends and family. On sunny days, diners can enjoy the al fresco dining space.

  • Drury Street Bar & Kitchen

    Drury Street, G2 5AP

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:American, Gastro Pub

    About Drury Street Bar & Kitchen

    Taking its name from its tucked away, city centre location, Drury Street Bar & Kitchen is a Victorian era beer and wine emporium with a twist. From DJs to dance and acting classes, there is a never a dull moment here. Bar athletes can hone their skills on the four classic American pool tables. It is in no way compulsory but the customers at Drury Street Bar & Kitchen do like to dress up in their own inimitable fashion. Craft beers and cocktails keep the atmosphere swinging.

  • Browns Bar & Brasserie

    1 George Square, G2 1DY

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:European, Bistros & Brasseries

    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 Thursday 6:30 – 8:30 and Sunday from 4 – 7pm.

  • The Anchor Line

    12-16 St. Vincent Place, G1 2EU

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Steaks & Grill

    About The Anchor Line

    Housed in the beautifully restored booking offices of a former shipping company, The Anchor Line is a stunning restaurant and bar on St Vincent Place. Featuring an elegant Art Deco interior and fascinating Anchor Line memorabilia, the restaurant is designed to celebrate the Glasgow to New York ocean voyages of the 1920s and 30s. The cocktail list mirrors the glamour of that era.

  • The Strathmore

    795 Maryhill Road, G20 7TL

    West End, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:British, European

    About The Strathmore

    The Strathmore on Maryhill Road may date back to the 1870s but now looks as fresh as a daisy following a major refurbishment in the summer of 2015. As well as a complete and stylish modernisation of the interior, an airy glass extension and a sunny terrace have been added. A wood-burning stove will keep it all cosy in the winter while regular acoustic music acts and live sports mean that it will never be dull.

  • Hard Rock Cafe Glasgow

    The Old Athenaeum, G1 2JZ

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:American

    About Hard Rock Cafe Glasgow

    Housed in a historic building in Glasgow’s “Style Mile” and featuring all the rock and roll razzle-dazzle associated with the iconic restaurant group, Hard Rock Cafe has made its mark on Glasgow’s Dining Scene.

    Such is the popularity of Glasgow’s Hard Rock Cafe, queues can often be seen outside the restaurant down Buchanan Street.

  • Wild Cabaret

    18 Candleriggs, G1 1LD

    Merchant City, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:British, International

    About Wild Cabaret

    Located in Glasgow’s vibrant Merchant City, Wild Cabaret and Wicked Lounge combine scintillating performance art with fine dining and top quality drinks. Featuring a cabaret restaurant and late night lounge bar, the Candleriggs venue aims to provide a memorable experience whether you are in for a lunchtime burger and acoustic singer set or a three course evening meal and cabaret.

  • La Boca

    189 Hope Street, G2 2UL

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas

    About La Boca

    Opened in the spring of 2014, La Boca on Hope Street has been quick to establish a golden reputation for genuine Spanish tapas and has even been lauded by The Herald as offering the ‘best tapas in town’. Inspired by the old town, backstreet tapas bars of Madrid or Barcelona, La Boca offers fresh Spanish tapas cooked on the premises by Spanish chefs. The restaurant’s authenticity can be judged by the number of Spanish nationals who eat here.

  • Ollie's

    122-124 Nithsdale Road, G41 5RB

    South Side, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:European, Modern, Bistros & Brasseries

    About Ollie's

    Open from morning until late, Ollie’s is a friendly, neighbourhood hangout on Nithsdale Road in Glasgow’s Southside. With its reclaimed lighting, white tiles and stripped tables, it is a comfortable, laidback place where people are as welcome for coffee and cake as they are for a multi-course sit down evening meal with friends. There is some outdoor seating for the warmer months or the more hardy al fresco diners.

  • TriBeCa Bar & Grill (Park Road, Woodlands)

    144 Park Road, G4 9HB

    West End, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:American

    About TriBeCa Bar & Grill (Park Road, Woodlands)

    Part of the TriBeCa group of New York-style kitchens, TriBeCa Bar and Grill is on Park Road in Glasgow’s Woodlands neighbourhood. As in the States, friendly customer service is a priority in TriBeCa Bar and Grill and a warm welcome is embedded in the staff DNA.

  • Abode Restaurant

    129 Bath Street, G2 2SZ

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:European, Modern

    About Abode Restaurant

    The Lounge Bar is part of the award-winning Arthouse Glasgow. A member of the Abode group, the Arthouse is a stylish townhouse hotel on Bath Street. A mix of stand-alone and banquette seating, large windows and designer lighting, the Lounge Bar is an airy, contemporary space for a drink, light meal or three course dinner. The hotel has an interesting past which is reflected in period features such as its gilded cage lift, gilt wallpaper and atrium waterfall.

  • Thaikhun

    Silverburn, G53 6QR

    near Glasgow, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Thai

    About Thaikhun

    Pronounced ‘tycoon’, the Thaikhun in Glasgow’s Silverburn Centre is a casual Thai restaurant from the owners of Chaophraya Thai Restaurant group. Decked out with diverse Thai bric-a-brac and featuring open kitchens, Thaikhun is designed to feel like a bustling Bangkok street restaurant.

  • The Golden Pheasant

    2 Stepps Road, G66 5DH

    near Glasgow, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Scottish, Traditional, Gastro Pub

    About The Golden Pheasant

    A welcoming watering hole on the Stepps Road by Lenzie, the Golden Pheasant at Auchinloch, or the Phez as it is known locally, prides itself on delivering enticing, freshly cooked food – all served with a smile. A family-friendly space, it has a separate kids’ area and a bar which offers live football, pool and, more unusually, table tennis.

  • Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Glasgow

    75 Waterloo Street, G2 7DA

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:European, Modern, Steaks & Grill

    About Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Glasgow

    Named after the larger-than-life chef, and decorated with portraits of Marco, this vibrant, colourful restaurant in the stylish Hotel Indigo on Waterloo Street provides what the chef has called ‘affordable glamour’. It might seem as though Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill Glasgow does what it says on the tin but the steakhouse description perhaps doesn’t do full justice to everything on offer here.

  • Green Chilli Cafe

    1293 Argyle Street, G3 8TL

    West End, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Indian

    About Green Chilli Cafe

    Green Chilli Cafe on Argyle Street in Glasgow’s West End and close to the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. Serving Indian cuisine, the restaurant offers a relaxed atmosphere and a menu with curries that can be served as main courses or in tapas-style portions.

  • Curry On The Hill

    3 Bemersyde Avenue, G43 1EN

    South Side, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Indian, Vegetarian/Vegan

    About Curry On The Hill

    Curry on the Hill is a family-run Indian restaurant and bar in Thornliebank on Glasgow’s Southside. With three different dining areas and design features which include an indoor fountain, striking contemporary lighting and a fire pit, it is certainly a glamorous venue. The aim is to offer something for everyone.

  • Cyan Restaurant

    14-16 Stewart Street, G62 6BW

    Bearsden & Milngavie, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:International

    About Cyan Restaurant

    Located on Stewart Street in Milngavie, Cyan is a smart, modern space which offers casual dining featuring flavours from around the world. Whether at the bar, in the dining space or in the upstairs Sky suite, the striking, elementary colour scheme and clean, minimalist design prove that less is more. Special events, including tribute nights, mean that Cyan is never dull.

  • Bunker

    193 - 199 Bath Street, G2 4HU

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:British, Modern, Bar Food

    About Bunker

    Bunker is a stylish restaurant hangout situated in the middle of one of Glasgow’s busiest streets.