Christmas Dinner in Glasgow
Are you looking for a festive venue for a Christmas dinner in Glasgow? Whether you're planning a mulled-wine fueled feast or sumptuous six-course dinner, having a fun night out with friends or a festive family get together, what you need is a lively Christmas party where you can dine and drink and make it a Christmas party to remember. Here at DesignMyNight Glasgow, we're rather fond of the festive season and another round of legendary Christmas parties, so be sure to check back to keep up to date with all the recommended events, parties and party venues.
Last updated on 15th May 2016
Enjoy a three course Christmas dinner at Waxy's - Glasgow's 'Irish Superpub'. Here, they'll be serving up all of your Christmas dinner staples, 'rosemary-roasted aged sirloin of beef', 'hand carved roast turkey' and 'treacle glazed gammon' can all be found on the menu here. But if that's not to your fancy, why not opt for the most inventive 'festive buffet menu' which offers 'Scottish smoked salmon & soured cream blinis', 'beer-battered haddock goujons' and much more!
There are no turkeys harmed in the making of this dinner. For an utterly quirky laden Christmas dinner in Glasgow, Hillhead Bookclub is the place to come. Their quip-filled Christmas menu operates off a strict no-turkey manifesto; instead getting inventive with other meats. Add in some gramophone cocktail sharers, or a round of ping pong for afters, and you have yourself the makings of one monster Christmas knees up in Glasgow.
For somewhere quaint and cosy to dine this Christmas, Brel offers some seriously tasty festive fare. Their Christmas menu includes some delicious, seasonal and hearty fare that pays as much attention to the veg as the meat. The result is a well thought out and flavourful menu, that hints to the countryside and rural lands. With a soft spot for a fairy light or two, this will be an atmospheric place for a Christmas dinner in Glasgow.
Lucky 7 Canteen is an awesome spot for Christmas dinner in Glasgow, not only are the eats cheap (especially Monday to Thursday) and the surroundings chic, but they've got a pretty private dining option too. So if you're looking for some upmarket grub in slapdash surroundings this is the place to come. Highlights on the menu include a contemporary twist on classics rather than traditional fodder. Delish.
The restaurant at Rab Ha's is a cosy spot for an intimate and ambient Christmas dinner in Glasgow. Packed with bucket loads of Scottish charm, the restaurant offers acclaimed cuisine with a gourmet finish. Clad in tartan wallpaper and emitting a soft, warm glow; this is a comfortable setting to enjoy the traditional, seasonal fare. Refined and elegant, yet friendly and rustic, warm festive dining at its finest.
Arta is a pretty setting for your Christmas dinner in Glasgow. The Mediterranean themed restaurant has a Feliz Navidad menu with options that vary from traditional turkey dinners to three course feasts inspired by cuisine from Spain and Italy. With an array of private dining spaces and buffet options to choose from for bigger groups this Merchant City bar can accommodate all your dining needs this Christmas.
Ashton Lane bar and restaurant Ubiquitous Chip is a cosy, yet bustling choice for a Christmas Dinner in Glasgow. With a selection of spaces to dine in and menus to choose from, the West End bar is an atmospheric place to dine all year round, and even more so in the festive season. A great selection of booze and a lively, friendly vibe makes this an ideal selection for a Christmas get-together.
Bar Gandolfi is the perfect place for a Christmas Dinner in Glasgow. Whether you're planning an intimate gathering or a bigger group, the bar and restaurant can accommodate. With some of the finest food in Glasgow and an incredible wine lists, when it comes to planning a festive foodie gathering, Gandolfi should be at the top of your list. Deep wooden panelled walls and rustic furniture give this place a hearty yet imposing vibe that's perfect for festive happenings.
If an opulent feast for your Christmas dinner in Glasgow is what you're after, then The Corinthian Club is the place to have it. Not only does the sprawling venue boast some sensational surroundings - with the option for private dining, but it's also got some exquisite food too. Their Festive Brasserie Dinner menu offers myriad delights that cover opulent classics, and a host of mouthwatering desserts - who's for more brandy sauce on their pud?
Hummingbird offers a cool edge to your usual Christmas dinner in Glasgow. Their festive feasts cover a range of packages, meaning you can personalise your Christmas experience according to the size of your party and the particular vibe you want. Making all their distinctive and fun spaces available for hire, you may well find yourself guzzling turkey in The Glitter Room. With this array of spaces to choose from, from the novelty to the chic, this is the perfect Christmas dinner venue for anyone looking for something a little different.
Rogano is an atmospheric venue for Christmas dinner in Glasgow. From its art deco decor to its lavish feel, the bar and restaurant have an air of nostalgia about it, making it a select choice for festive feasting. And of course, as one of the city's most acclaimed eateries, the kitchen certainly delivers with their Christmas menu this year. Needless to say, we're hungry.
29 Private Members Club is a versatile venue for a Christmas dinner in Glasgow. Opulent and exclusive, this members' club offers several options for festive feasting, this is appropriate for every party. With refined cuisine, opulent decor, and the choice of everything from chic private dining to lively group dinners, this luxe Glasgow club should be on everyone's list this yule tide.
If you're looking for a Christmas dinner in Glasgow with a side of dancing and live entertainment, then look no further than Oran Mor. The stunning auditorium at the West End bar and venue is ideal for creating a lustrous setting and celebratory atmosphere. There's always something exciting and inspiring going on at Oran More, making this the perfect Glasgow venue for dinner and dancing this Christmas.
For this Christmas menu, the restaurant's ethos of drawing traditional Scottish ingredients and produce to the forefront is particularly effective. As always, selecting only the best and most seasonal fodder provides a refined yet earthy experience that shows off the food to its best extent. Craft ales and whisky give a little slant to the drinks side of things, and a modern yet comfy vibe defines the interiors.
The Butterfly and The Pig is the place to go if you're looking for a Christmas dinner in Glasgow that's all about the food. These guys have gone all out with their festive menu this year, five courses of deliciousness. If you're not feeling quite up to that, there is a shortened lunch menu available for perusal. Then the chance to raid the dessert cabinet before tea and coffee. This family style feast is rather unique in Glasgow, and a special way to enjoy Christmas dinner in Glasgow.
Cool to the core with a slightly industrial vibe lent by exposed brickwork and steel features, The Butchershop Bar & Grill gives itself perfectly to those wanting to avoid a stuffy atmosphere for festive feeding. Steak and seafood are the predominant favourites of the place and the idea is to keep things quality and slick rather than fussy. This manifesto successfully forges a Christmas menu that is both satisfying and modern.
Blythswood Square is a chic and exclusive venue for Christmas dinner in Glasgow. Their refined festive fare includes swanky delights that showcase the high calibre skill and techniques of the chefs and are designed to delight even the most discerning guest. Elegant food in an elegant location, perfect for a special Christmas gathering with friends or colleagues.
Browns offers a chic option for Christmas dinner in Glasgow. Ideal for groups of colleagues looking for a refined, yet low key setting with great food, and good cocktails, their festive menu includes some select dishes such as Rannoch Smoked Breast of Duck, Chicken Liver for starters, with Homemade Beef Wellington, Slow Roast Belly of Pork or Baked Fillet of Salmon among the highlights in the mains. With a handy location on Geroges Square this is an atmospheric place to dine at Christmas time in Glasgow.
If you're looking for somewhere a little bit slick and cool for Christmas Dinner in Glasgow, with good food, good tunes and great rum cocktails, then Distill takes the pud. Their Christmas menu follows their profile of being a bit suave with just the right amount of classic charm maintained; so skilful deviations on traditional dishes should be expected.