Best restaurants in Glasgow

  • Rogano

    11 Exchange Place, G1 3AN

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Scottish, Seafood

    About Rogano

    Serving Scottish cuisine and seafood, Rogano is situated on Exchange Place in the city centre and is Glasgow’s oldest surviving restaurant. With its Art Deco style and 1930s ambience this established restaurant is both elegant and relaxed, and has staff dedicated to ensuring your dining experience is a memorable one.

  • Life

    396 Sauchiehall Street , G2 3JD

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:British, Modern, Traditional

    About Life

    Life Glasgow is at the rock ‘n’ roll end of Sauchiehall Street, in between Scott and Garnet streets. A restaurant, bar and club, it lives by the motto ‘We eat, we drink, we dance’.

  • Atlantic Brasserie

    12-16 St Vincent Place, G1 2EU

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:French

    About Atlantic Brasserie

    Located on St Vincent Place, Atlantic Bar and Brasserie is a French restaurant on the lower ground floor, underneath sister restaurant The Anchor Line. Inspired by an early Glasgow pop-up restaurant which was built for the Empire Exhibition of 1938, Atlantic offers a contemporary French brasserie and bar in a sophisticated and glamorous vintage setting.

  • Osteria Italiana

    17 John Street , G1 1HP

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Italian, Vegetarian/Vegan, Pizza

    About Osteria Italiana

    Osteria Italiana is an Italian restaurant in the Italian Centre on Glasgow’s John Street. ‘There is no rush’ is the motto around here and the emphasis is on enjoying the warm, Italian hospitality and traditional decor. During the warmer months, the outside dining area is a popular place to sit while away for a couple of hours, dining or enjoying a snack and a couple of after-work drinks.

  • Obsession of India

    25 High Street, G1 1LX

    Merchant City, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Indian

    About Obsession of India

    Opened in the autumn of 2015, Obsession of India is a welcoming Indian restaurant by Glasgow’s Merchant City. An airy space with chandeliers and a timbered ceiling, it is on the High Street and conveniently located for a curry before a show at the Tron or a gig at Barrowland.

  • Roma Restaurant

    51 - 53S Sylvania Way South, G81 1EA

    Clydebank & Surrounding, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza

    About Roma Restaurant

    Housed in a bright and modern room, Roma is on Sylvania Way South in Clydebank. With large windows, spacious booth seating and a pizza oven which can be viewed by guests, it is an inviting dining room with a bustling atmosphere. Mediterranean fusion dishes are served with a smile at lunch and dinner with the pre-theatre menu attracting earlier diners.

  • Massimos Baillieston

    32-34 Bedisholm Road , G69 7HL

    East End, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Italian, Pizza

    About Massimos Baillieston

    Relaxed, traditional Italian restaurant in Baillieston

    Massimo is an authentic Italian restaurant on the east side of Glasgow, offering freshly-made cuisine in the relaxed, stylish space of the Log Cabin, a local entertainment hub.

  • 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.

  • Brutti Compadres

    3 Virginia Court, G1 1TS

    Merchant City, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Mediterranean, Tapas

    About Brutti Compadres

    Brutti Compadres – it means ugly mates – is a laid back and stylish cafe bar tucked away in Virginia court. Built on the site of the original tobacco exchange, it is an innovative space that combines a soft industrial decor with witty pieces of art.

  • The Brasserie at Hallmark Glasgow Hotel

    27 Washington Street, G3 8AZ

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:British, Bistros & Brasseries

    About The Brasserie at Hallmark Glasgow Hotel

    Part of the Hallmark Glasgow Hotel on Washington Street, The Brasserie is an informal and welcoming space which is open to locals and hotel residents for lunch and dinner.

  • 111 by Nico

    111 Cleveden Road, G12 0JU

    West End, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Eclectic, European, Modern

    About 111 by Nico

    A smartly turned out restaurant on Cleveden Road, 111 by Nico is headed up by chef patron Nico Simeone. With large windows to the street and an open plan kitchen, the dining room is a pleasant, airy space for a leisurely lunch or dinner. As well as aiming to provide guests with a unique dining
    experience, 111 by Nico also gives young people from disadvantaged backgrounds a helping hand into the catering trade.

  • Gusto Glasgow

    16 Bothwell Street, G2 6QY

    City Centre, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Italian, Seafood, Modern

    About Gusto Glasgow

    Taking its cue from the grand cafés of Europe, Gusto is a rather handsome Italian restaurant and café on Bothwell Street. As well as a beautiful Art Deco style island bar, it has eye-catching feature lighting, lovely booths and a terrace dining area which is much sought after on fine days.

  • 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.

  • Bar Soba Merchant City

    79 Albion Street, G1 1NY

    Merchant City, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Japanese, Thai, Pan-Asian

    About Bar Soba Merchant City

    The latest addition to the Bar Soba family is on Albion Street in Glasgow’s vibrant Merchant City. The Bar Soba brand is built on pan-Asian street food, cool cocktails, DJs and a hip manga/graffiti decor. This new branch is popular for lunch, after work drinks and, of course, weekend parties and pre-club drinks.

  • WEST On The Green

    Templeton Brewery , G40 1AW

    East End, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Eclectic, European, German

    About WEST On The Green

    WEST is a stylish German Beerhall and full production brewery, in the grand and open setting of the Old Winding House in Glasgow Green.

  • Wee Gurkha Curry House

    3A Hunter Street, G74 4LZ

    East Kilbride, Lanarkshire

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Indian, Nepalese

    About Wee Gurkha Curry House

    Located in the mountainous Hunter Street region of East Kilbride, Wee Gurkha Curry House is a family-run restaurant which specialises in dishes from the Himalayas and surrounding areas. The restaurant’s interior is themed around a typical Nepalese home. The staff aim to give diners the same warm, Nepalese welcome that they would if they were inviting you into their own home.

  • 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 Friday 6pm – 8pm and Sunday from 3pm – 6pm.

  • Verve Grill - Village The Hotel Club Glasgow

    Village Urban Hotel, G51 1DA

    Finnieston, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:Steaks & Grill, Burgers

    About Verve Grill - Village The Hotel Club Glasgow

    Decorated with an open fire and attractive whisky cask lighting, the Verve Grill is part of the Village The Hotel Club Glasgow on Pacific Quay. The chic grill restaurant is very handy for shows or conferences at the SSE Hydro and the SEC as well as the hip and happening Finnieston area. Casual dining in stylish surroundings is the ethos here. The venue also has a trendy bar in which diners can enjoy a pre or post-dinner drink.

  • 1051 GWR

    1051 Great Western Road , G12 OXP

    West End, Glasgow

    Cuisine: Cuisine:British, International, Gastro Pub

    About 1051 GWR

    Originally a Victorian railway station, 1051 GWR is a cosmopolitan bar and kitchen on Great Western Road in Glasgow’s Kelvinside.