Best Birthday Restaurants In Glasgow

It's your big day, so it seems only fair that you are treated like the absolute star that you are. To ensure you have a cracking one? We've rounded up the best restaurants to celebrate a birthday in Glasgow. From fully loaded pizzas with cocktails aplenty to fancy fine dining in luxe surrounds, it's time to don your party hat and blow out the candles.

Last updated on 28th September 2022


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Arta is undoubtedly one of the best birthday restaurants in Merchant City, thanks to its unique yet opulent interiors that echo Mediterranean vibes. Indulge in Spanish afternoon teas, scrumptious multi-course meals with live entertainment and so much more at this absolute legend.

The Gardener

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The Gardener is up there as one of the best birthday restaurants in Glasgow city centre. Not only does it boast unique interiors (think colourful murals, pendant lights and hanging foliage), but it also slings out killers scran paired with classic and signature cocktails.

A grand, Grade A-listed building, The Corinthian offers a stunning setting for your birthday feasting. Make your way over to its Teller's Brasserie for a luxury dining experience that's sure to make you feel extra special. And if you fancy a party after? A DJ brings the vibes every Saturday evening.

Shilling Brewing Co.

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All birthdays need beer, and Shilling Brewing Co. is bringing litres of it straight to your glasses, freshly brewed on-site. This city centre haunt is a great place to throw a party, so reserve one of the long communal tables to slurp pints and munch on a pizza.

Nab Bothy's private room, which seats up to 24 people, for the ultimate birthday dining experience to celebrate someone special. From chowing down on seasonal Scottish fare to sipping cocktails or distilled drinks fresh from the Highlands, you can't get better than this.

Hillhead Bookclub

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After setting up shop in an old cinema, Hillhead Bookclub has become a West End icon. Start off your evening with a feast from its mouthwatering menu, which showcases the likes of steak frites and crispy tofu katsu curry, before enjoying all kinds of entertainment or even a late-night party.

Ubiquitous Chip

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Widely considered one of the best restaurants in Glasgow, Ubiquitous Chip is dedicated to Scottish cuisine, along with its quirky interiors and epic drinks selection. There are no battered Mars bars in sight, just the best steak and seafood in the country, so get ready for a celebration like no other.

Pizza Punks

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Looking to please lots of people on your birthday? Then take them to Pizza Punks on St Vincent Street as the Glasgow birthday restaurant piles on the toppings. Pay one flat fee and put whatever you bloody want on your pizza, plus there's room for 160, if you happen to be insanely popular.


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If a casual restaurant in Glasgow's West End is the vibe you're going for this year, make way for Stravaigin. This gorgeous venue is adorned with twinkling lights and wooden accents, plus is hella big on food; dine on international small plates, mains and desserts at this pretty plot.