Best Restaurants In Glasgow

There's something special about the ritual of dining out; selecting a restaurant, getting dolled up, choosing your dishes, (trying not to get food envy!) and finally lapping up the atmosphere. And that's before we even eat anything. Whether you're looking for a casual dinner with friends, burgers and beers or a special date night, check out our guide to the very top restaurants in Glasgow here.

Last updated on 12th September 2021

Ubiquitous Chip

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The Ubiquitous Chip is firm choice when it comes to finding the best restaurants in Glasgow West End. Not only is this sprawling Ashton Lane bar and eatery somewhat of an institution, but it also boasts some of the finest Scottish fare in the city alongside undeniably beautiful interiors. 


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Gourmet, brimming with international bites and renowned for their high-end fare, it's no wonder that Stravaigin is one of the best Scottish restaurants in town. Head on down for elevated dishes including the likes of braised short rib, grilled bone marrow and salmon ceviche. 

Mezze Glasgow

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Searching for the best restaurants in Glasgow Southside? Well, Mezze is here with a menu of Mediterranean bites that are sure to knock your socks off. That's not all though, as this spot will keep you coming back for its impressive array of handcrafted cocktails and photogenic interiors.

Serving plates inspired by travels across Southeast Asia, Ka Pao is an exciting eatery which started its life as a series of pop-ups. Created by the minds behind Ox and Finch, its innovative menu takes guests on a tasting adventure with curries, noodles and grilled good that are sure to impress. 

Finsbay Flatiron

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Love yourself a prime cut? Finsbay Flatiron is a place where steak reigns supreme, making it a haven for the city's carnivores. Making sure that this luxurious offering doesn't come with a hefty price tag, the West End gem offers regular set menus and offers so you can always indulge. 

When to comes to Italian Glasgow restaurants, nothing really beats Sugo Pasta.  Not only is this one stunning place to eat in the city, but its menu of fresh and authentic cuisine is sure to absolutely knock your socks off, as will the carefully selected list of drinks. 

Get your fix of Scottish fine dining at Cail Bruich, where an elevated yet casual menu of Glaswegian dishes takes centre stage. Chow down on a sublime selection of innovative eats with a big focus on seasonal produce, which come paired with an incredible selection of curated wines. 

El Perro Negro have earned the rep of 'Glasgow's best burger', so there's no way we couldn't include them in the city's top restaurants list. Whether you're curing a hangover, in the mood for a meat feast or giving yourself a lil' pick-me-up, get your chops around their menu.