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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Gailes Hotel - Zest Restaurant Irvine, Irvine

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

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.

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Waterside West Kilbride, West Kilbride

Seafood, Vegetarian/Vegan, Modern, Traditional

The Waterside Restaurant and Bar is part of the family-owned SimpsInns group on the Ardrossan Road by West Kilbride. With views across the Firth of Clyde to Arran, the property makes the most of its stunning, water-edge location.

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Banana Leaf (Cambridge Street) City Centre, Glasgow

Chinese, Far Eastern, Vegetarian/Vegan, Tapas

Banana Leaf is an award-winning, Malaysian Chinese restaurant on Cambridge Street in Glasgow city centre. There is another branch on Byres Road. A family-run business, the restaurant has dark, handsome looks. There is a feature wall decorated with wallpaper displaying, intricate yet outsized leaves and black rattan pendants provide flatteringly subdued lighting. It is smart and intimate but offers a relaxed atmosphere and friendly welcome whether you are visiting for a date or a family dinner.

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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.

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Osteria Italiana City Centre, Glasgow

Italian, Vegetarian/Vegan, Pizza

856 reviews

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.

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Hampton by Hilton City Centre, Glasgow

Vegetarian/Vegan, Bar Food

134 reviews

Casual city centre bar and kitchen Right in the heart of the city, Hampton By Hilton Glasgow Central offers a convenient and relaxed restaurant and bar. The hotel's bar and dining areas are contemporary in style and filled with light from the floor to ceiling windows. Several screens mean that visitors can catch all the sporting action in the well stocked bar. The friendliness and warm welcome offered by the staff is a recurring theme in customer reviews.

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279 Cafe Bistro West End, Glasgow

Vegetarian/Vegan, Bistros & Brasseries

394 reviews

279 Cafe Bistro is a cosy, family-owned restaurant situated on Glasgow’s Dumbarton Road, close to Partick Cross. The bistro opened in 2008 with the admirable aim of providing freshly cooked, simple and tasty food. 279 Cafe Bistro offers a pre-theatre and regularly changing dinner menus.

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Rab Ha's Merchant City, Glasgow

British, European, International, Seafood, Vegetarian/Vegan

45 reviews

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.

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Banana Leaf (Cambridge Street) City Centre, Glasgow

Chinese, Far Eastern, Vegetarian/Vegan, Tapas

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Banana Leaf is an award-winning, Malaysian Chinese restaurant on Cambridge Street in Glasgow city centre. There is another branch on Byres Road. A family-run business, the restaurant has dark, handsome looks. There is a feature wall decorated with wallpaper displaying, intricate yet outsized leaves and black rattan pendants provide flatteringly subdued lighting. It is smart and intimate but offers a relaxed atmosphere and friendly welcome whether you are visiting for a date or a family dinner.

£6.79 Offer: Dine on the early evening menu

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Store Street Exchange Piccadilly, Manchester

British, Vegetarian/Vegan

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Store Street Exchange and Craft Bar aims to serve up simple yet exciting food in a warm, relaxing atmosphere.The menu is filled with satisfying dishes enhanced by creative touches, plus a range of craft beers, cocktails and gins. Decor is on the sleek and chic side of things, with mellow lighting, stylish fixtures and soothing shades of mint green.

£85 Offer: £85 for 4 courses + drink

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Roosevelts Bar and Kitchen West End, Glasgow

Vegetarian/Vegan, American, Steaks & Grill, Burgers

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Based on Woodlands Road, Roosevelts Bar and Kitchen serves up classic American comfort food for brunch, lunch and dinner. This includes big juicy burgers, lazy all-day breakfasts and vegan treats, accompanied by coffees, American sodas and cocktails. Expect the very best Scottish produce combined with friendly service and a laid back atmosphere. Dogs are welcome as well.

£22 Offer: £22 2 person burger offer + drink

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Osteria Italiana City Centre, Glasgow

Italian, Vegetarian/Vegan, Pizza

856 reviews

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.

£12.64 Offer: 20% a la carte discount + glass of wine

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The Printing Press Bar & Kitchen New Town, Edinburgh

British, Scottish, Vegetarian/Vegan, Bar Food, Steaks & Grill, Bistros & Brasseries

48 reviews

Set in a row of townhouses with an illustrious literary heritage, The Printing Press Bar & Kitchen is located on Edinburgh's opulent George Street and is part of the George Hotel.

£36 Offer: £36 for 3 courses on Festive dinner menu

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Cafe India Merchant City, Glasgow

Indian, Vegetarian/Vegan

314 reviews

Cafe India is a popular Indian restaurant on Albion Street in the heart of Glasgow’s Merchant City. Established in 1987, it has always moved with the times while staying true to authentic Indian cooking. The kitchen uses fresh and natural ingredients to create both traditional Indian dishes and innovative, new flavours.

£29.95 Offer: £29.95 Festive Buffet and Party

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