Find Top Restaurant Offers Suitable For Vegetarians & Vegans

Vegetarian? Vegan? Or just a curious carnivore? These days, there is a head-spinning selection of tempting meat-free cuisine in Glasgow. That’s why we are celebrating it at 5pm Dining, with deals at veggie-friendly restaurants across the city. So whether you are craving Indian, Thai, Italian or posh pub nosh, you can now treat yourself to some of the best vegetarian food around. Veggies, the world is now your oyster (or carrot baton, if you prefer).

Best vegetarian-friendly restaurants in town

Fancy eating your way across the Atlas? We’ve found some of the best veggie-minded global cuisine in the city, from the city centre to Finnieston to the West End.

If you are a fan of Japanese food then Bar Soba should hit the spot. Or to add some spice to your life, tuck into plant-based Indian cuisine at Masala Twist or Horn Please. And if you are craving a slap-up pizza or pasta, then head to Osteria Italiana.

Restaurants with vegan options near you

Vegans, did you think that we had forgotten you? As if we would. You will find vegan choices to tempt you at a range of dining spots, including European-influenced dishes at Browns Bar & Brasserie, a special menu for veggies at Madha Indian restaurant and simple, flavoursome food at The Gardener.

Let’s get you booked in

Tempted by one of these 5pm vegetarian dining deals? Grab it before it’s gone then head out for the slap-up veggie feast that you deserve.

Top offers with vegetarian options

Red OnionCity Centre, Glasgow

Conveniently located in Glasgow’s city centre, Red Onion provides all day casual dining courtesy of the chef owner John Quigley. Before opening Red Onion, he worked as a private chef to rock and pop stars such as Bryan Adams, Tina Turner and Guns n’ Roses. His travels with various stars took him all over the world and he has brought back to Glasgow many of the dishes which he encountered during his globe-trotting days.

£14.95 for 2 courses on pre-theatre menu

The SocialCity Centre, Glasgow

From its central location in Glasgow’s Royal Exchange Square, The Social serves a range of gastro pub dishes in a stylish setting. Overlooking Glasgow’s Gallery of Modern Art, it is the ideal option for lunch with friends, a lively night out or a romantic dinner.

£15.95 for 2 courses on set menu + beer, wine or cocktail

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Social 7 Salford, Salford

British, Vegetarian/Vegan, Gastro Pub

Social 7 is right in the heart of MediaCityUK, on the 7th Floor of Blue Tower. Serving food that is ‘as local as you can get’, the restaurant’s aim is to make every part of your meal work hard to feed money back into local businesses. From Monday to Friday, breakfast and lunch is served in an airy, contemporary space of neutral colours, comfy sofas and leather chairs. Social 7 is a great spot to either kickstart your day with a hearty breakfast or to enjoy a lunchtime treat with colleagues.

Make a free reservation at Social 7 »

Vinyasa Old Town, Edinburgh

Indian, Vegetarian/Vegan

Vinyasa is a family-run restaurant on St. Mary's Street specialising in freshly prepared Indian cuisine and fish dishes. The vibrant contemporary interior was recently described by Cool Guide as ‘a glitzy, colourful Indian restaurant as if from a Bollywood version of Mumbai’, creating a relaxed vibe for an evening meal. The ever-changing, three-course daytime menu also makes it a great choice for a working lunch.

Make a free reservation at Vinyasa »

Vesta New Town, Edinburgh

British, Eclectic, Vegetarian/Vegan, Modern, Bistros & Brasseries, Gastro Pub, Burgers

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.

Make a free reservation at Vesta »

Swadish Merchant City, Glasgow

Indian, Seafood, Vegetarian/Vegan, Modern

A family-run Indian restaurant which opened in 2019, Swadish offers an appetising combination of seasonal Scottish ingredients prepared using both modern and traditional Indian techniques and spices. The kitchen brigade is run by a chef who trained in many of India's top hotel restaurants and his cooking will come as a refreshing surprise to anyone who still thinks that chicken tikka masala is the pinnacle of Indian cuisine. The setting, a former fire station, is as stylish as the food.

Make a free reservation at Swadish »

Obsession of India Paisley, Paisley

Indian, Vegetarian/Vegan, Fish & Chips

0 reviews

Obsession of India has a simple philosophy — to serve up the kind of fresh curries that people in rural Indian enjoy every single day. The owners grew up among the lush green fields of the country, so are passionate about fresh produce and classic home cooking. As a result, it has built up quite a following in the town. Inside, you will find a relaxed dining space that would be great for a family meal or shopper’s lunch.

Make a free reservation at Obsession of India »

Vinyasa Old Town, Edinburgh

Indian, Vegetarian/Vegan

0 reviews

Vinyasa is a family-run restaurant on St. Mary's Street specialising in freshly prepared Indian cuisine and fish dishes. The vibrant contemporary interior was recently described by Cool Guide as ‘a glitzy, colourful Indian restaurant as if from a Bollywood version of Mumbai’, creating a relaxed vibe for an evening meal. The ever-changing, three-course daytime menu also makes it a great choice for a working lunch.

Make a free reservation at Vinyasa »

Vesta New Town, Edinburgh

British, Eclectic, Vegetarian/Vegan, Modern, Bistros & Brasseries, Gastro Pub, Burgers

4 reviews

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.

Make a free reservation at Vesta »

Swadish Merchant City, Glasgow

Indian, Seafood, Vegetarian/Vegan, Modern

4 reviews

A family-run Indian restaurant which opened in 2019, Swadish offers an appetising combination of seasonal Scottish ingredients prepared using both modern and traditional Indian techniques and spices. The kitchen brigade is run by a chef who trained in many of India's top hotel restaurants and his cooking will come as a refreshing surprise to anyone who still thinks that chicken tikka masala is the pinnacle of Indian cuisine. The setting, a former fire station, is as stylish as the food.

Make a free reservation at Swadish »

Radisson Collection Restaurant City Centre, Edinburgh

Scottish, Vegetarian/Vegan, Modern

109 reviews

Located in Radisson Royal Mile Hotel in the heart of Edinburgh city centre, Radisson Collection Restaurant is a vibrant, bustling restaurant, open all day from breakfast until late. Using fresh, seasonal ingredients and hearty flavours, Radisson Collection Restaurant is authentic modern cooking.

£32 Offer: Dine on the A la carte menu + drink

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Vesta New Town, Edinburgh

British, Eclectic, Vegetarian/Vegan, Modern, Bistros & Brasseries, Gastro Pub, Burgers

4 reviews

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.

£15.95 Offer: £15.95 for 2 courses on set menu

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Gailes Hotel - Zest Restaurant Irvine, Irvine

British, Scottish, Vegetarian/Vegan, Modern, Traditional, Steaks & Grill, Burgers

6 reviews

A short walk from the popular Gailes beach, The Gailes Hotel is on Marine Drive in between Irvine and Troon. A family-owned, four-star luxury hotel with golf and spa facilities, it has a welcoming bar and restaurant called Zest. Warm walnut and gorgeous soft furnishings create a modern, contemporary look inside the restaurant. When the sun is shining, the comfortable seating of the outside terraces provides an elegant setting for a glass of wine or cold beer. The Gailes Hotel is part of the SimpsInns group.

£19.95 Offer: £19.95 for 3 courses on Simply SimpsInns menu + glass of wine

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Papavero Stockbridge, Edinburgh

Italian, Scottish, Seafood, Vegetarian/Vegan

114 reviews

Located on Howe Street in Edinburgh’s Georgian New Town, Papavero Restaurant aims to please lovers of both Italian and Scottish food. Decked out in warm reds and yellows with candles on the tables, it is an inviting space. As well as a lunch menu, Papavero offers a set lunch and full a la carte plus children’s menu. The kitchen always has a tempting range of daily specials.

£10.82 Offer: 40% a la carte menu discount

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Pink Inc Cafe South Side, Glasgow

British, Eclectic, Vegetarian/Vegan

7 reviews

Pink Inc Cafe is a cute little haven for a cuppa on Kilmarnock Road. As you would expect from the name, it’s decked out in shades of rose, fuschia and blush, with sparkly chandeliers and a mock cherry tree to add to the fun. The cafe also doubles up as a florist and each table sports its own bouquet. This would be a perfect spot for a ‘pretty in pink’ afternoon tea with a friend.

£14.36 Offer: 10% discount on afternoon tea

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Swadish Merchant City, Glasgow

Indian, Seafood, Vegetarian/Vegan, Modern

4 reviews

A family-run Indian restaurant which opened in 2019, Swadish offers an appetising combination of seasonal Scottish ingredients prepared using both modern and traditional Indian techniques and spices. The kitchen brigade is run by a chef who trained in many of India's top hotel restaurants and his cooking will come as a refreshing surprise to anyone who still thinks that chicken tikka masala is the pinnacle of Indian cuisine. The setting, a former fire station, is as stylish as the food.

£17.22 Offer: A la carte availability

View all offers & make a free reservation at Swadish »

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